Tonga

Jones warns Smith of 'distractions' and to not be like tennis star Raducanu

Following England’s 69-3 win over Tonga last Saturday, England head coach Eddie Jones spoke about Courtney Lawes, George Furbank, Emma Raducanu and playing Australia next weekend at Twickenham.
7 November 2021

George ‘enjoying rugby again’ following England recall

Scoring two tries on his England return against Tonga, Jamie George opened up on his callup to the England team, getting feedback from his Saracens coaches and thoughts ahead of Australia next weekend.
7 November 2021

Jonny May on ‘stressful’ run-in to mauling of Tonga

After scoring two tries at Twickenham in England’s 69-3 win over Tonga, Jonny May talks about the leadup to the game and some thoughts about the upcoming clash with Australia next weekend.
6 November 2021

England skipper Owen Farrell tests positive for Covid-19 ahead of clash against Tonga

England skipper Owen Farrell has tested positive for Covid-19 on the eve of their Autumn Nations Series opener against Tonga to be played at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday.
5 November 2021

Marcus Smith named on bench as England unveil matchday squad for Tonga game

England coach Eddie Jones has confirmed the matchday squad for the Autumn Nations Series opener against Tonga to be played at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday.
4 November 2021

Sam Simmonds released as England confirm 28-man squad ahead of Tonga clash

England coach Eddie Jones has released seven players including Sam Simmonds reducing the squad strength to 28 members ahead of the Autumn Nations Series opener against Tonga.
3 November 2021

England call up Louis Lynagh and Alex Mitchell ahead of fixture against Tonga

England coach Eddie Jones has called up Harlequins wing Louis Lynagh and Northampton scrum-half Alex Mitchell to the squad ahead of their autumn international fixture opener against Tonga.
1 November 2021

Match Centre: Scotland 60-14 Tonga

Kyle Steyn scored four tries as Scotland dominated the autumn international opener with a 60-14 win over Tonga at Murrayfield Stadium on Saturday.
30 October 2021

Electric McLean is ready for life in the fast lane with Scotland

Scotland begin their Autumn Nations Series against Tonga and it offers an opportunity for Gregor Townsend to unleash the next generation of potential stars, including winger Rufus McLean.
29 October 2021

Tonga announce squad for end of year tour

Tonga have named 10 uncapped players in the squad for the end of the year tour where they face Scotland, England, the French Barbarians and Romania.
15 October 2021

Harlequins secure signing of Tonga international Viliami Taulani

Harlequins have announced the signing of Tonga international Viliami Taulani ahead of the 2021/22 season.
11 August 2021

Rugby Australia planning to include Fiji and Tonga as part of Lions tour in 2025

Rugby Australia Chairman Hamish McLennan said the board is planning to include Pacific Island teams Fiji and Tonga to be part of the 2025 tour of British and Irish Lions to Australia.
9 August 2021

Tonga added to Scotland's autumn international fixtures

Scotland will have an extended autumn international schedule later this year with Tonga added to the fixtures.
30 July 2021

England to face Tonga, Australia and South Africa in autumn series

The Rugby Football Union has announced the fixtures for England's autumn campaign that kicks-off on 6th November.
20 July 2021

New Zealand trounce Tonga 102-0 with a 16-try performance

New Zealand made a strong statement as they started their July series with a dominating 102-0 win over Tonga at Mount Smart Stadium on Saturday.
3 July 2021

Brodie Retallick returns to New Zealand squad for Tests against Fiji and Tonga

New Zealand head coach Ian Foster has has named a 36-man squad for the upcoming Tests against Fiji and Tonga.
21 June 2021

New Zealand to face Tonga and Fiji in July Tests

New Zealand Rugby has confirmed that the All Blacks will be hosting Tonga and Fiji during their July Test series.
17 May 2021

Former Australia international Toutai Kefu returns as Tonga coach

Tonga Rugby Union has confirmed that former Australia international Toutai Kefu has been reappointed as the head coach of the national side.
2 April 2021

Former Tonga international Maama Molitika announces retirement

Former Tonga back-row Maama Molitika has announced retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect.
21 April 2020

Tonga confirmed as England's fourth opposition in November series

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed Tonga as the final opponent in England's upcoming Quilter Internationals series in November.
27 February 2020