After 4 seasons spent in nice, the back of the Georgian national team finished his career.
According to the club’s official website, gigauri will remain the team’s technical Manager and will work with the Rugby Academy as well as schools.
The 36-year-old veteran played at various times for Montluson, MASSY and Figeac. In 2006-2015, Gigauri played 39 games (2 tries) for the Georgian national team. Participated in the 2007 and 2011 world Cups.
Latvian clubs have had an exciting pre-season friendlies!
The battle between Livonia and Eji took place at the Upesciema stadium.
The match was held in a training mode with increased responsibility. Coaches often made substitutions, the number of which was not limited – as a result, we got a productive open game, which gave the Rugby players and the audience amazing emotions. The score is 38: 38!
RK Livonia, the current champion of Latvia, will represent their country in the Baltic TOP League 2020. The goal is to repeat the bronze success of 2019.
Maro Itoje remains with the “Saracens”!
This is reported by the XV Mondial website with reference to the British the Mail on Sunday.
The “lock” of the English national team was an obvious target for many French clubs, but chose to remain loyal to his club until the contract expires in 2022. Thus, the second-lineman of the “Scarlet Roses”will join the ranks of collections in the English Crank.
The player does not comment on this news.
The income of the Rugby Union of Ireland 2012-2019.
A sharp increase in revenue in the 2018 season was caused by Ireland’s victory in the Six Nations.
Half of the additional earnings came from prize money – a year earlier, for the 4th place, the Irish received about 2 million euros, and for the victory in 2018 – about 6 million euros. The rest is obtained from ticket sales and catering.
World Rugby has offered to host the U20 world Cup in Georgia
It is possible that Georgia will host the U20 world Cup in the near future.
This was stated by the President of the Union Gocha Svanidze on the SRG’s Facebook page:
“in the Georgian U20 team, everyone is busy with their own Affairs, so this team is successful. The AWG helps her organization of the tournaments of high level and in this sense never retreats in the face of additional costs. The Georgian national team is the only team from the second level of Rugby that has managed to win the right to participate in the U20 world Cup five times in a row. World Rugby offers Georgia to host this tournament once again,” Svanidze said.
In 2017, Georgia hosted the U20 world Cup, the matches of which were held in Tbilisi and Kutaisi. That tournament was recognized as the best in terms of organization in the history of its holding. Six years earlier, in 2011, Georgia was the host of the Trophy division of the same championship and also received a high rating.
Young “Lelos” regularly play in the elite of 12 teams since 2016.