Wimpie van der Walt has been named in Japan’s starting XV for their clash against the All Blacks in Tokyo on Saturday.
Former All Blacks centre Rene Ranger has joined the Sunwolves for the 2019 Super Rugby season.
Japan prop Takuma Asahara was forced to miss the team’s training camp after being hit by a car while on a night out.
Tony Brown has replaced Jamie Joseph as Sunwolves head coach.
Jamie Joseph has stepped down from his role as Sunwolves coach to concentrate on preparing Japan for the 2019 World Cup.
Sunwolves flank Ed Quirk was shown a red card for an apparent ‘punch’ on a Reds player.
Highlights of the Reds’ 48-27 win against the Sunwolves in Brisbane.
The Reds concluded their season with a convincing 48-27 victory against a 14-man Sunwolves in Brisbane on Friday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Highlights of the Waratahs’ 77-25 win against the Sunwolves in Sydney.
The Waratahs cemented their position at the top of the Australian conference with a 77-25 victory over a 14-man Sunwolves in Sydney on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.