Vanuatu Rugby Union kicks off rugby championship

Ifira Blackbird men’s rugby team. Photo: Anasilini Natoga

Vanuatu Rugby Union will kick off end of the year rugby championship at Independence Park today.

The first round of championship will see the men’s participating in 15s code while the women will play in 10s code.

The registered men’s teams include Ovins, Shepherds, USP and Ifira while in the women’s division there are currently three teams Warriors, Shepherds and Ovins.

The first round of men’s game kicks off today with Ovins playing against Shepherds at Independence Park at 4pm and tomorrow USP playing Ifira also at 4pm.

The women’s competition starts next Tuesday seeing Shepherds taking on Ovins on Tuesday and Warriors playing Ovins on Thursday.

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