Wales U20 complete comprehensive 54-20 win over Samoa U20

Wales finally managed to open their account in the U20 Championship 2017 with a 54-20 win over Samoa at Avchala Stadium on Thursday.
9 June 2017

Dollman and Lee ruled out of Wales' summer tour

Wales have suffered further injury setback as prop Samson Lee and uncapped fullback Phil Dollman have been ruled out of the upcoming summer tour of Tonga and Samoa due to knee injuries.
6 June 2017

12-try England U20 begin title defence with 74-17 win over Samoa U20

England Under-20 team started their tile defence with a resounding 74-17 win over Samoa Under-20 team in the World Rugby U20 Championship 2017 encounter at Avchala Stadium.
31 May 2017

Dan Leo warns the new residency qualification rule might force young players to leave Pacific Islands early

Former Samoa international Dan Leo has warned that the World Rugby's decision to increase the residency qualification period will see young talents leaving the Pacific Islands at an early age.
11 May 2017

Saracens sign Samoa lock Fa'atiga Lemalu from Sunwolves on short-term deal

Saracens have recruited Samoa lock Fa'atiga Lemalu from Japanese Super Rugby side the Sunwolves on a short-term deal.
8 February 2017

Scotland v Georgia fixture underlines the importance of Autumn Internationals

Scroll through the list of international fixtures taking place at the weekend.
23 November 2016

Glasgow Warriors sign Brian Alainu'uese until end of season

Samoa Under-20 international Brian Alainu'uese has been signed by Glasgow Warriors for the remainder of the season.
25 October 2016

Sailosi Tagicakibau to exit Wasps due to family reasons

Wasps on Thursday announced its decision to release Sailosi Tagicakibau due to family reasons.
1 September 2016

World Rugby U20 Trophy Review

While the rugby world eagerly awaits this year’s World Rugby U20 Championship in Manchester, the secondary competition, the World Rugby U20 Trophy, has been raging for the last two weeks in Zimbabwe.
2 May 2016

Sinoti agrees a new contract with Falcons

Newcastle Falcons have announced that Samoan winger Sinoti Sinoti has agreed a new long term deal, committing his future to the Kingston Park club.
4 November 2015

Samoa's Alesana Tuilagi's ban reduced

World Cup chiefs have slashed Samoa wing Alesana Tuilagi's five-week ban - but he still missed today's World Cup clash with Scotland.
10 October 2015

Nervy Scotland book quarter-final place by beating Samoa

Scotland stumbled into the World Cup quarter-finals but only after a nerve-shredding 36-33 win over Samoa in Newcastle.
10 October 2015

Scotland "desperate" to secure World Cup quarter-final berth

Scotland skipper Greig Laidlaw has issued a rallying call to his international teammates demanding a final push to clinch a Rugby World Cup quarter-final slot.
9 October 2015

Scotland boost as quartet passed fit for Samoa crunch

Scotland's worst injury fears failed to materialise after Finn Russell, John Hardie, Ross Ford and Matt Scott were all passed fit for their do-or-die clash with Samoa.
8 October 2015

Springboks lay their demons to rest

Following South Africa’s historic loss to Japan in their Rugby World Cup opener, Heyneke Meyer and his charges endured one of the worst weeks of their careers these past seven days, as the Springboks were left reeling by the Cherry Blossoms.
28 September 2015

Relief for Meyer with bonus point win

Head coach Heyneke Meyer expressed relief after South Africa ended one of the most difficult weeks of his career with a 46-6 six-try, bonus-point victory over Samoa.
26 September 2015

Samoa back on track: Johnston

Samoan tighthead prop Census Johnston believes his home nation would never have participated in the World Cup without threatening to strike in November.
25 September 2015

Samoans braced for Bok backlash

Samoa are bracing themselves for a South African backlash when the teams square up at Villa Park at the weekend.
21 September 2015

Samoa begin with victory over United States

Samoa narrowly edged out the USA in their World Cup Pool B opener to begin the tournament with a 25-16 victory in Brighton.
20 September 2015

Thompson banned for World Cup opener against USA

Samoa lock Kane Thompson will miss his country's opening World Cup game after landing a two-match ban.
3 September 2015