3 things learned from Wales v Italy Six Nations clash

2020-02-02 13:54

Wales launched the defence of their Six Nations title with a thrashing of Italy in Cardiff that saw new coach Wayne Pivac win his first Test in charge.

Messi-led Argentina arrive in Israel for Uruguay friendly

2019-11-18 07:27

Lionel Messi and his Argentina teammates arrived in Israel Sunday ahead of a friendly match against Uruguay.

World Rugby apologises over Uruguay 'bar incident'

2019-10-17 06:34

World Rugby has apologised to a bar in the Japanese city of Kumamoto after an incident in which Uruguay players on a night out reportedly damaged property.

Wales on trial as Gatland holds back on pet picks

2019-10-12 10:52

Wales coach Warren Gatland is billing their Rugby World Cup match against minnows Uruguay as a trial for quarter-final spots.

Wallabies labour to victory against gutsy Uruguay

2019-10-05 09:12

Australia laboured to victory in their Rugby World Cup Pool D match against Uruguay at the Oita Stadium.

Powerful Georgia slay giant-killers Uruguay at RWC

2019-09-29 09:23

Georgia overpowered Uruguay at the Rugby World Cup for a bonus-point win in Kumagaya.

Survivors of the Miracle of the Andes see parallels in Uruguay's World Cup win

2019-09-28 17:47

Uruguay's victory over Fiji at the Rugby World Cup has inspired two former players who survived the 1972 Andean air crash tragedy.

Minnows Uruguay pull off historic Fiji shock at World Cup

2019-09-25 11:30

Minnows Uruguay pulled off the greatest upset in their history as they stunned Fiji to leave the Pacific islanders staring at an early exit from the Rugby World Cup.

Fiji change 12 for Uruguay at Rugby World Cup

2019-09-23 11:45

Fiji unveiled mass changes for their World Cup game against Uruguay, with only three players surviving from their opening clash with Australia.

The gunslinger, assassin and predator: Uruguay-Peru promises goal fest

2019-06-27 10:36

Have you heard the one about the gunslinger, the assassin and the predator?


Israel sees Messi visit as victory, even as Argentina and Uruguay draw

2019-11-19 07:33

Lionel Messi scored a late penalty as Argentina drew 2-2 with Uruguay in a friendly held in Israel Monday, with the Jewish state considering the match a victory.

Japan bar seeks criminal charge against Uruguay players

2019-10-31 09:58

A nightclub has filed a criminal complaint against Uruguay rugby players after they allegedly caused thousands of dollars damage on a night out.

Wales grind out win over plucky Uruguay

2019-10-13 12:08

Wales have beaten Uruguay in a Rugby World Cup Pool D clash at Kumamoto Stadium.

Gatland rings changes for Wales' final Uruguay pool match

2019-10-11 06:19

Wales coach Warren Gatland has made 13 changes to the team that beat Fiji for the final Rugby World Cup Pool D match against Uruguay at Kumamoto.

Uruguay's Gattas becomes RWC's 5th high-tackle suspension

2019-10-01 10:19

Uruguay hooker Facundo Gattas has become the fifth player at Rugby World Cup to be suspended for a dangerous tackle.

Toasty Rugby World Cup sees first water break

2019-09-29 08:49

The Rugby World Cup saw its first water break on Sunday, as Georgia and Uruguay had to contend with sweltering conditions in Kumagaya.

Uruguay revels in 'historic' Rugby World Cup win

2019-09-25 20:15

Uruguay's shock win over Fiji at the Rugby World Cup triggered unprecedented reactions back home in a country where football is king.

Tsunami-hit Kamaishi treated to Rugby World Cup thriller

2019-09-25 10:03

Almost wiped off the map by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, the rugby-mad town of Kamaishi had something to cheer as it hosted a thrilling Rugby World Cup upset.

Former Uruguay captain Forlan announces retirement from football

2019-08-07 17:06

Former Uruguay captain and English Premier League winner with Manchester United, Diego Forlan has announced his official retirement at the age of 40.

Cavani praises Uruguay's 'attitude' and 'mentality' in Chile win

2019-06-25 08:54

Uruguay demonstrated a winning attitude and mentality in their Copa America success over Chile that gave them top spot in Group C, Edinson Cavani said.

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