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Rugby Africa Cup repechage: Cameroon Beat Burundi by 81-3

After this resounding victory, the Indomitable Lions will face the Stallions of Burkina Faso, on the afternoon of 13th June

The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon beat, this 9th June at the 4 Aout stadium of Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), the Swallows of Burundi by the score without appeal of 81 to 3. Before the start of the match, the two national teams observed a minute of silence in memory of the…

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    • Burkina Faso women’s team coach – Velhyr Dabiré
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    • Cameroonian team celebrating their victory in front of supporters from Burkina Faso
    • Cameroonian women’s team coach – Jacques NGomsu Tchon Lahui (1)
    • Cameroonian women’s team coach – Jacques NGomsu Tchon Lahui (2)
    • Cameroonian’s captain – Gertrude Prombove
    • Greetings to the Burkina Faso team
    • Greeting and pep talks from Dr. Elvis Tano, General Treasurer of Rugby Africa with the black hat, and Mr. Khaled Babbou, President of Rugby Africa in the black T-shirt
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Cameroon's Women's Rugby team wins the test match against Burkina Faso

This is the first match since Cameroon returned to African and international rugby bodies after almost a decade of absence

On the sidelines of the Rugby Africa Cup (www.RugbyAfrique.com) repechage held in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon triumphed, on the morning of 9th, 2021 at the August 4 stadium, against the Stallions of Burkina Faso by the score of 37 to 0. Scheduled for 08:00AM GMT, the…

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Rugby Africa and World Rugby Come Together for a Female Focused Online Match Officials’ Course

It involves 8 weeks of online theoretical sessions followed by in-country practical sessions with local Educators and Trainers

Questions for Mudiwa Mundawarara – Referee Manager at Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com) 1. Kindly elaborate on what the planned online course will touch base on? This is a World Rugby Level 2 Course for match officiating. As such it will follow the course outline as prescribed by World Rugby which includes…

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Rugby Africa’s Unstoppable Donatienne Rasoampamonjy is a Force to be Reckoned with in Madagascar

The regional technical advisor and coach trainer is trailblazing in the name of women in rugby

As the second largest island country off the East Coast of Africa, Madagascar is packing with rugby heroine power in the name of Donatienne Rasoampamonjy, a Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com) Unstoppable who is making waves in her hometown. Handpicked amongst leading women in rugby on the African continent as part of…

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Rugby World Cup 2023 Qualifiers Games Kick Off in Ouagadougou

This first match pitted Burkina Faso against Burundi at the Stade 4 Aout stadium

The opening match of the Rugby Africa Cup Repechage (www.RugbyAfrique.com) was played on 5th June, 2021, in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) at 16:00PM GMT time. This first match pitted Burkina Faso against Burundi at the Stade 4 Aout stadium. The final score was 52-3 in favor of the host country. Burkina…

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Rugby World Cup 2023 qualifiers set to charge forward with the Rugby Africa Cup Repechage as of 5th June, 2021

The Rugby Africa Cup Repechage marks the restart of the Rugby Africa competitions program and launches the qualification for Rugby World Cup 2023

Finally, the time has come for the Rugby World Cup 2023 qualifiers for Africa to commence the Rugby Africa Cup Repechage is set to be hosted by the Burkina Faso Rugby Union in the capital Ouagadougou at the Stade 4 Août stadium, from the 5th – 13th June 2021. The…

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Rugby Africa Continues to Raise African Talent Through the Get Into Rugby Programme

Get Into Rugby is a programme that enables unions and regions to increase the number of players, coaches and referees entering the game

Tapping into the burgeoning talent of the youngest region of the world, Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com) is excelling at continuing to bring development programmes to Africa as they spearhead the World Rugby’s Get Into Rugby Programme with the Official Partner of Get Into Rugby in Africa being Société Générale. A central…

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Photo News Release: Call For Entries - Rugby Africa’s Inaugural Media & Photography Awards

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Call For Entries: Rugby Africa’s Inaugural Media & Photography Awards

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Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com) presents the Inaugural Media & Photography Awards this season. According to Coralie van Den Berg, General Manager at Rugby Africa, two creatives, will have the opportunity to walk away with a whooping US$1500. For the love of the game, we are inviting submissions from Cape Town to…

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Final day - B-roll: African rugby teams are coming together to prepare for the Olympic Games and Olympic Repechage – Final day

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This year's Men’s Sevens Solidarity Camp brought together champions of African Sevens Rugby under one camp. Teams are South Africa, Kenya, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. Currently only South Africa and Kenya have qualified for the Olympic Games in the men's category. But Uganda and Zimbabwe still stand a chance through the…