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Georgia Rugby Union Clarification
On announced future fixtures with 6 nation Unions on U19 and U20 levels
The Lelos squad announced for June Final Test
Argentina vs Georgia | June 24, Jujuy, Argentina
The Lelos squad for Summer series match v USA
With three changes against the Eagles
Americas Tour | Georgia’s Squad against Canada
Haig named the Lelos match squad
World Rugby U20 Championship 2017
Tournament Legacy program Kicked Off
The Lelos training squad for June Tests
Milton Haig on Tour to Americas
With 7 experianced player and 6 in Reserves
Maisuradze names Georgia squad for World Rugby U20 Championship
Trophy visits Kutaisi
Parliament of Georgia and AIA Arena
Junior Lelos Sum up Warm up series
8 month of preparations coming to the end
Thank You Captain
Georgia’s captain announces the end of his international career
Trophy Tours Georgia | Episode 2
Highest Altitude Trophy has ever been to
Media Accreditation
World Rugby U20 Championship | Georgia 2017
Trophy Tours Georgia
Ancient Svaneti to Host trophy in Caucasus Mountains
U20 | Western Province Academy to tour Georgia
Junior Lolos preparing for three-match warm up series
Trophy tour kicks off in Georgia
First Stop Lelo Burti – 25 minutes of non stop maul in Guria
World Rugby U20 Championship 2017
Final phase of preparations underway in Georgia as ticket go on sale
Tickets go on sale
World Rugby U20 Championship | Georgia 2017
Rustavi Arena to host EPCR Challenge Cup qualifier
Krasny Yar vs Timisoara Saracens 01/04/17 KO 15:00 Local
Rugby Europe | Georgia squad for Final Clash
The Lelos set for Georgia’s 200th test
Rugby Europe | Georgia vs Russia
The Lelos match day squad to face Russia
Rugby Europe | Squad Update
Gorgodze, Nariashvili and Zhavania back to squad
Rugby Europe | Georgia vs Spain
The Lelos match day squad ageists Spain
U20 | Level One 1st Aid In Rugby
Medical Staff in Preparation for the Tournament
Rugby Europe | The Spanish Camp
Squad update ahead of Round three
Georgia vs Russia
Media Accreditation
Georgia vs Russia | 12/03/2017
Tickets go on sale
Rugby Europe | Georgia vs Germany
The Lelos match day squad
Georgia vs Germany
Tickets go on sale
Squad update | Sharikadze to lead The Lelos
Georgian squad to face Belgium
The Lelos Kick off First Camp
Milton Haig on new season and new players
Rugby Europe Championship | Georgia Squad Update
The Lelos Squad vs Belgium and Germany
Media Accreditation
Georgia vs Germany (19/02/2017)
Marry Christmas
Seasons Greeting from Georgian Rugby Union
U20 | Warm Up fixtures & Partnership with WPR Academy
Junior Lelos to play Western Province Academy side in April and May
Mary Christmas and a Happy New Year
Season Greetings from Georgian Rugby Union
November Internationals | Match day squad
Haig Named Georgia match day squad to face Scotland
Georgia vs Samoa | Matchday Squad
Georgian Match day 23 to face Samoa
Match day squad
Haig named The Lelos match day 23 to face Japan
November Internatioanls | Squad Update
Haig named the final squad for Autumn Tests
November Internationals
Media accreditation for Georgia Home Internationals
November Internationals | Squad Update
The Lelos to assemble in Toulouse for camp ahead to Official window
World Rugby | November Schedule Announced
Major tier two investment as November internationals announced
Schedule announced for U20 Championship 2017
Tbilisi and Kutaisi will host the future stars of world rugby in May and June when Georgia host the World Rugby U20 Championship 2017
96th Rugby Europe General Assembly
June 24-25, 2016; Tbilisi, Georgia
Pacific tour | Test Three
The Lelos squad to face Fiji in June Internationals 2016
June Internationals | Squad to face Tonga
Georgia vs Tonga for the first time after RWC 2015
Junior Lelos | Squad announced to face Ireland
Georgia U20 match day squad for round three
The Lelos Squad to face Samoa
Pacific tour 2016 | Test one
Georgia squad for June internationals
Haig name The Lelos squad for Historic Pacific tour
Junior Lelos squad
28 players selected for World rugby 20 championship
Georgia Sevens kicks off the season
Preparations for Rugby Europe Gran Prix series
Georgia vs Romania 19/03/2016
The Lelos match day squad to face Romania in RE final Round
Georgia squad to face Russia
Russia vs Georgia 12/03/2016, 16:00, Sochi
England stars helps mark 100 days to go until U20 Championship
The future stars of world rugby will be on show in England in June at the World Rugby U20 Championship
The Lelos match day squad for Spain Match
Georgia vs Spain 17/02/2016, 17:00 (GEO TIME)
Portugal 3:29 Georgia
20th clash with the record margin
Georgia squad for Portugal
13/02/2016 18.30 GEO
England and Georgia lead as Europe's elite kicks off
EUROPEAN NATIONS CUP - DIVISION 1A
The Lelos Match day 23 against Germany
Rugby Europe Championship 2016
Georgia vs Germany
Match tickets go on sale from February 4
New President of Georgia Rugby Union
Gocha Svanidze was elected as the new president of GRU
RWC 2015 performance paid off
Georgia to play Scotland at iconic BT Murreyfield in November
The Junior Lelos to tour South America
U20 Lelos to play Pumitas and Teritos in February and March
Dear Friends!
Deepest condolences to French people from Georgia Rugby Family
World Rugby governance reform
Expanded game representation and independence
The future of world rugby is in safe hands
Future stars of world rugby shine today
ASIA ON THE HORIZON
World Rugby unveil official logo and set tournament dates for RWC 2019
NOMINEES NAMED FOR WORLD RUGBY BREAKTHROUGH PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Three nations are represented in the nominees for World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year
The Circle of Eternal Life
The Legend about the grape vine and old Georgian Warrior Tradition
Rugby's World Cup conundrum
What next for the Tier Two nations?
Georgia and Romania Set for World Cup Legacy Conversion
Rugby Europe considers how World Cup legacy needs to deliver competitive integration across Europe
Lapasset hails most competitive Rugby World Cup
OFFICIAL WORLD RUGBY MEDIA RELEASE
Stalwarts bow out as Japan 2019 beckons for Georgia
Only a huge upset for Tonga against New Zealand can stop Lelos rewriting their Rugby World Cup history
Georgia on verge of 2019 qualification with 17-16 win despite Namibia heroics
Jacques Burger forced off field with head injury early on but Renaldo Bothma is magnificent as Welwitschias secure first RWC point
Japan 2019 on Georgian minds as they prepare for Namibia clash
The Lelos can qualify automatically for the next World Cup if they beat Welwitschias at Sandy Park
The Lelos' Lineup Against Namibia
Match-day Squad for the last fixture at Sandy Park
Ministers and Veteran Players to Support The Lelos
The state ministers to play big rugby at Shevardeni
Georgia aiming to clinch berth at RWC 2019 with victory over Namibia
The Lelos can assure themselves a place at the next World Cup in Japan with a win over their fellow tier two nation
Georgia's performance against New Zealand reignites ‘Seven Nations’ debate
Milton Haig reiterates calls for expansion of Six Nations, as Richie McCaw hails strength of tier-two nations at RWC 2015
New Zealand – Georgia
Hours to go to the historic match
Georgia coach says resting key players for All Blacks clash a necessary evil
Milton Haig makes no bones about changes to ensure preferred line-up for final pool match against Namibia
Georgia's Match Day Squad against New Zealand
With earlier than 48 hours to game
Georgia look to harness nervous energy ahead of first clash with New Zealand
No fear or intimidation for Lelos as they face toughest test in rugby against the All Blacks
From Siberia to Nice and back again - the rugby journey of Georgia's Davit Kacharava
Centre is the only performer at Rugby World Cup 2015 who plays his club rugby in Russia
Georgian legend happy to see his records broken
Georgia's former captain Irakli Abuseridze says rugby has overtaken football in popularity - and will keep growing
Georgia match day squad against Argentina
Facing the Pumas with no changes in 23
Letter from Faraway Afghanistan
In memory of a deceased Georgian soldier
Georgia's victory over Tonga rivals 1981 Cup Winners’ Cup triumph
Euphoric scenes in Tbilisi on a par with the nation's greatest club football achievement, say players as they enjoy a day off after win
Best Start Ever
Tries from captain Mamuka Gorgodze and flanker Giorgi Tkhilaishvili give Lelos a hard-fought victory in Pool C after monumental rearguard action
The Lelos squad vs Tonga
Haig named experienced squad for Pool C opener
Kvirikashvili and Chkhaidze lead Georgian rugby into new era
Lelos duo have experienced an evolution from faded practice balls to the bells and whistles of an elite team
Georgia teenager Vasil Lobzhanidze set to become youngest World Cup player
'Dream come true' for 18-year-old scrum-half who admits he barely remembers New Zealand 2011
Talismanic Mamuka Gorgodze is 'key to Georgia’s RWC 2019 campaign'
Georgia coach Milton Haig reveals the key players to help the Lelos secure automatic qualification for the next Rugby World Cup
GEORGIA WELCOMED TO RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 AT ST GEORGE'S, BRISTOL
Rugby World Cup 2015 welcomes Georgia ahead of their first game on September 19
Georgian giant Mamuka Gorgodze is back to full fitness for RWC 2015
After a frustrating season in France's top flight, marred by injuries to both knees, the Lelos' captain is back in form in England
Weekend stories
The Lelos engaged the RWC campaign officially
Two joint trainings ahead the end of phase 3
Test matches assesment and preparation against Tonga
The Lelos match day 23 to face Japan
RWC 2015 warm up: Georgia vs Japan September 5th, Kingsholm, Gloucester
Georgian 31 men squad announced for RWC 2015
Mamuka Gorgodze to captain The Lelos in their 4th RWC
The Lelos Squad to face Canada
2nd warm-up match: Georgia vs Canada, September 2, 10:30 pm Esher
Georgia RWC 2015 kit revealed
The Lelos to play in main black and alternate red kit at RWC
Georgian match day Squad to face Falcons
First warm up August 28, 22:45
Warming up in England
To days ahead to first RWC warm up match for Lelos
Time to wave goodbye for 2 month
The Lelos ahead to the third part of RWC Preparations
One month to go to RWC 2015
With one month to go to the start of Rugby World Cup 2015, tournament organisers England Rugby 2015 have updated fans on plans for the tournament
Tonga mix youth and experience for RWC 2015
Eleven members of Tonga's squad for Rugby World Cup 2015 play their club rugby in England
Ahead to RWC preparations phase 3
The Lelos to depart for England - RWC 2015 preparations phase 3
Video: RWC preparation camp Special Episode
The Lelos at Cetniewo Olympic Centre Camp
Preparations underway in Poland
The Lelos continue with RWC preparations at Centiewo Olympic Centre
England 2015 set to become biggest Rugby World Cup to date
Fans will have further opportunities to secure Rugby World Cup 2015 match tickets after an increase in ticket capacity from 2.3 million to 2.45 million
The Lelos’ week off ahead to RWC preparations phase two
Coaches satisfied with three weeks S&C camp
The Lelos engage in RWC training camp week three
Milton Haig talks about 1st two weeks of the camp
All World Rugby tournaments to adopt RWC player welfare standards
As all elite tournaments are urged to follow suit, this decision paves the way for a uniformed approach to player welfare
Milton Haig named The Lelos’ training squad for RWC 2015
Georgia to start RWC camp at Shevardeni
Georgian duo set for fourth World Cup
Training squad details
Georgia hope forward planning pays off
Georgia is on a mission to achieve their best finish at a Rugby World Cup
Tbilisi Cup winners meet Hosts in final round
Teams announced for final round
TBILISI CUP FINAL ROUND CAPTAINS’ RUNS
Georgia will hold its Captain’s run tomorrow at 6 pm at Shevardeni Base
TICKET SALES FOR TBILISI CUP ROUND 3 WILL BE RESUMED TOMORROW
Tickets available from tomorrow (12:00 - 19:00) at Avchala Rugby Stadium
Emerging Ireland claim Tbilisi Cup title
Defeats for RWC 2015 qualifiers Georgia and Uruguay on Wednesday evening have resulted in Emerging Ireland winning their first Tbilisi Cup title with one round to spare
Teams announced match day squad ahead to round 2
Tbilisi Cup Round Two Preview
Uruguay and Emerging Ireland Captains' Runs
A day left until Tbilisi Cup 2015 Round 2 kicks off in Avchala
Ticket Sales For Tbilisi Cup will be resumed tomorrow
Tickets available from tomorrow (12:00 - 19:00) at Avchala Rugby Stadium
Tbilisi Cup Round 2 Captains’ Runs
Georgia will hold its Captain’s run at Shevardeni Base
Emerging Ireland and Georgia are the winners in Round one of Tbilisi Cup
Em.Italy 0-25 Em.Ireland; Georgia 19-10 Uruguay
Tbilisi Cup Round 1 squads
With 24 hours to go teams name their match day squads
Tbilisi Cup Broadcast & Live Stream
Information on Tbilisi Cup 2015 match broadcast and LIVE STREAM
Captain’s Runs in Avchala
Teams to have their Captain’s Runs a day before the Tournament opening
Tickets for Tbilisi Cup are on sale
Tickets available from today (12:00 - 19:00) at Avchala Rugby Stadium
100 days to go
June 10 marks exactly 100 days to go until the start of Rugby World Cup 2015
Two days ahead to Tbilisi Cup
Tbilisi Cup Pre-tournament Press-conference
Tickets for Tbilisi Cup to go on sale from tomorrow
Tickets available from June 11 (12:00 - 19:00) at Avchala Rugby Stadium
Teams are gathering for Tbilisi Cup 2015
Uruguay is in Tbilisi; Emerging Italy and Emerging Ireland will come to Georgia on June 10 and 11
Tbilisi Cup Live Broadcast
Live Broadcast of Georgian Team Fixtures will be covered through the Public broadcaster Channel 2
Georgian National Team assembled for Tbilisi Cup training camp
On June 8, Georgian squad assembled at Shevardeni Base
The Lelos squad for Tbilisi Cup 2015
Milton Haig named Georgian team for the tournament
Tbilisi cup 2015 ticketing
Tickets to go on sale from June 11
24 hours To Rugby Summer Season openning
Emerging Georgia’s Match-day Squad
Emerging Georgia to open summer international season
June 3 and 6 – Emerging Georgia vs Crawshay’s WRU President’s XV
Tbilisi Cup 2015 Media Accreditation
Announcing accreditations for Tbilisi Cup 2015
Georgia win World Rugby U20 Trophy for first time
Georgia will play in the World Rugby U20 Championship next year after overcoming Canada in a high-scoring U20 Trophy final in Lisbon on Sunday
WR U 20 Trophy 2015 Final – Junior Lelos match day squad vs Canada
Estadio Universitario Lisbon, 24/05/2015, KO 20 (Georgian Time)
Two rising nations go head to head in final
Rugby is growing in Canada and Georgia and, as their captains suggest, the U20 Trophy final is another sign of that progress.
Try play stay
‘Get into Rugby’ launched in Vazisubani
Men 7s to ‘Amsterdam Sevens’
Men 7s will compete in ‘Amsterdam Sevens’ 2015
Lady Sevens for Amsterdam
Preparation for European Championship Division ‘A’
Georgia to host World Rugby U20 Championship 2017
Tbilisi and Kutaisi will host the prestigious tournament in two years time
Watch the U20 Trophy live via global stream
Fans around the world of #WorldRugbyU20s will be able to watch every kick and pass as it happens
Tbilisi Cup to provide tough competition ahead of RWC 2015
Four teams will contest the competition in Georgia, with RWC 2015 on the horizon
Georgia U20s hope to add to feel-good factor
World Rugby on Georgia's U20 Trophy campaign
Georgian U18 Match-day Squad against France
04/04/2015, 7pm – Europe Championship Elite FINAL
U18’s second straight historic victory
Junior Lelos are in Europe Championship Elite Division final!
Georgian U18 Match-day Squad against Italy
31/03/15, 9pm – Europe Championship Elite Semifinal
U18’s Historic Victory
Georgia 8:8 (3/1) Ireland
Georgian U18 Match-day Squad against Ireland
27/03/15, 10pm – Europe Championship Elite RND 1
Ranking boost for Georgia - 14th position
World Rugby Ranking Updated
Georgian Lady Sevens won the Athens International Cup
Lady 7s preparation for "A" Division
Georgian Lady Sevens left for Athens Cup
March 21-22; 'Athens Cup’; Preparation for "A" Division
Romania vs Georgia, The Lelos match-day squad
Milton Haig named 23 men match-day squad to face Romania
First warm up VS Clermont Academy
Preparation for U18 Elite Division
“Violence against women and girls are unacceptable” - Nodar Andghuladze
UN Conference: ‘The place of sports for women’s empowerment’
Georgian match day squad announced to face Russia
Milton Haig announced Georgian 23 men match-day squad to face Russia on 14/03/2014
Georgia vs Russia
Captain’s run & pre-match press-conference schedule:
Georgia vs russia, match tickets
Tickets go on sale from March 8
World Rugby announces RWC 2023 host selection timelines
The Rugby World Cup 2023 host nation will be announced in May 2017 following World Rugby's announcement of the host selection process and timelines for rugby’s showcase event
Media Accreditation: Georgia vs Russia (14/03/2015)
Georgian Rugby Union announcing media accreditations for ‘Rugby Europe’ Championship 2015 match Georgia vs Russia
Georgian match day squad announced to face Spain
Milton Haig announced Georgian 23 men match-day squad to face Spain on 28/02/15
Georgia vs Spain, training squad updates
Georgian Selection updates ahead to match against Spain
Georgian match day squad announced to face Portugal
Milton Haig announced Georgian 23 men match-day squad to face Portugal on 14/02/15
Sutiashvili to Captain the Lelos against Germany
Twice a captain will lead the team for the third time
Georgian match day squad announced to face Germany
Milton Haig announced Georgian 23 men match-day squad to face Germany on 07/02/15
Photo: Georgian Training Camp in Toulouse
The Lelos' training camp at Ernest Wallon, Toulouse 02/02/2015
Georgian Squad Announced for ENC 2015
Georgian Selection for 1st two Matches
Rugby’s positive impact in a troubled land
The game and its values are healing old wounds in a part of Georgia still recovering from the 2008 war
Diplomats & Amateur Rugby Players Condemned Gender Violence
Friendly match between Diplomats, Public Authority Workers & Amateur Rugby players to condemn violence against women
11,000km Pilgrimage of Georgian Rugby’s Brazilian Devotee
Diego Dubard – The supporter of the Lelos perhaps had reason to savor the victory more than any other
RUGBY EUROPE General Assembly
Paris, 28-29 November 2014
Photos: The Lelos’ Captains Run at Meskhi Stadium
November 22 Georgian National Side held their Captains Run at Meskhi Stadium
VERY IMPORTANT NEWS!
Bidzina Ivanishvili was granted WR Development Award; Georgian Rugby Will have its own 25-30 K Stadium!
Photos: The Lelos’ Captains Run at Aviva
November 15 Georgian National Side held their Captains Run at AVIVA
Georgia vs Japan: Tickets on sale from November 17
Tickets for November Test Series Georgia vs Japan will go on sale on Monday, November 17
The Lelos’ squad announced for the test against Ireland
Georgian squad for November 16 test
Georgia v Tonga Test used as an Impact on European Coach Education in Tbilisi
IRB/Rugby Europe Level 3 Accreditation Coaching Course in Tbilisi
The Lelos squad announced for the first November International against Tonga
Georgian 23 men squad for match against Tonga on November 8
Georgia win U19 title and qualify for Trophy
Georgia beat Portugal to be crowned European Under-19 Champions
European Championship Final: Georgian U19 squad announced
01/11/14 – Portugal vs Georgia KO at 21:00 >>> Streaming
The Lelos Squad Announced For November
Milton Haig announced 28 men squad for Autumn International Series
Georgia v Tonga – Tickets
Tickets for 2014 November test-match: Georgia vs Tonga go on sale from Monday, November 3
Under Armour – New Technical Partner for Georgian Rugby
The Lelos will don New Kit from November
U19 Georgia squad announced for European Championship
Georgia coaching staff named 26 men squad for 2014 European Championship
‘Get Into Rugby’ - IRB school rugby project continues in Georgia
16 October – Get Into Rugby Seminar at Shevardeny Base
One month to Dublin
Aviva stadium to feature Ireland vs Georgia test match on November 16
Georgian U19 side launch their Camp for 2014 European Championship
26/10 to 01/11 Lisbon will host Rugby Europe U19 European Championship
Refs appointed for November Internationals
The International Rugby Board has announced the match official appointments for upcoming November internationals
Georgian - South African UGrade matches
October 3, 6 & 10 will feature international fixtures between Georgian U15/U17 and South African AVS UGrade sides
Captains Run and pre match press conferences
Rugby Rovigo Delta & Tbilisi Caucasians will hold Captains Run and Pre match press conference at Meskhi Stadium, Tomorrow 26/09/14
Tbilisi Caucasians squad to face Rugby Rovigo Delta
Georgian side announced for the EPCR Challenge Cup qualification play offs match one
Tbilisi Caucasians set for away match against Rugby Rovigo Delta
Traveling squad announced for EPCR Challenge Cup qualification match one
The Worlds largest scrum
1,008 people from around the country took part in the world’s largest rugby scrum
Media accreditation – Tbilisi Caucasians v Rugby Rovigo Delta
Media accreditation application announced
Tbilisi Caucasians – Match venue and Tickets Announced
The venue, ticket sale & KO time announced for September 27th fixture - Tbilisi Caucasians vs. Rugby Rovigo Delta
Lelos of Georgia turned 25
Today it's 25th anniversary of the Lelos, Georgia national rugby side's inaugural game.
RWC2015 tickets Go on Sale
Up to one million tickets across 48 matches of Rugby World Cup 2015 will go on sale to the general public from September 12th via an application window that runs until 29 September
Caucasians Assembled for Camp
Tbilisi Caucasians started their preparation for the two-leg qualification play offs today
Video – Challenge Rugby Academy 2014
Georgia U19 vs Leicester Tigers U20, Final vs ASM Clermont U20
IRB to change name to World Rugby
The International Rugby Board will become World Rugby from November 19, 2014
RWC2015 official team bases announced
Communities across the length and breadth of England and Wales will share in the excitement of hosting Rugby World Cup 2015
Tbilisi Caucasians - month away from their European debut
Georgian premiership club selection team – Tbilisi Caucasians launched for media
RWC 2015 ticket information confirmed
Rugby World Cup 2015 tickets on general sale September 12-29, 2014
Tbilisi Caucasians – Challenge Cup qualifications play-offs announced
European Rugby Qualification Playoffs 2014/15 announced today
Batumi 2014 – International Annual Beach Rugby tournament
August 9-10 Batumi will be hosting International beach rugby tournament Batumi 2014
November schedule for Tier Two Nations
November test series schedule announced today for tier two nations
Radisson Blu Georgia and Georgian Rugby Union started partnership
The partnership memorandum between Radisson Blu, Georgia & Georgian Rugby Union signed
‘Rugby Unites’ – International Rugby Festival
International Rugby Festival Series will take place in Georgia from 25th to 29th of July
The Lelos UNiTE to Stop Violence against Women
The Lelos Join UN Women campaign to Stop Violence against Women
Rugby World Cup Final referee spends time in Georgian Camp
Alain Rolland on Georgian Rugby recent development
Tbilisi Cup Round 3 squads (Edited)
Squads announced for IRBTC2014 final, Round 3 June 22
IRB Tbilisi 2014 Round 2: Jagurs and Emerging Italy win
June 18th IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014 Round two matches took place at Stadium Avchala
Tbilisi Cup Round 2 Preview
Squads announced for IRBTC2014 Round 2 June 18
IRB Tbilisi 2014 Round 1: Georgia and Jaguars win
June 14th IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014 Round one matches took place at Stadium Avchala
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014 – Teams announced squads for opening matches
IRB Tbilisi Cup kicks off tomorrow, June 14th at Stadium Avchala
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014 round one kicks off this Saturday
Today Captains and Coaches took part in opening press conference of the IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014 – Tickets on sale from June 9
Tournament tickets will go on sale from June 9 at Georgian Rugby Union and Avchala Stadium
Emerging Georgia VS England Counties XV
Rustavi Rugby Stadium will host two international fixtures between Emerging Georgia and England Counties XV on June 4 and 8
IRB Tbilisi Cup – Media Accreditation
Georgian Rugby Union announces media accreditation for IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014
England Counties U20’s 22-23 Georgia U19’s – Match two in favor of Junior Lelos
May 24, 2014 – U19’s Georgia won their second encounter against England Counties U20’s 23-22 after losing to the opposition in midweek match 36-10
U19 Lelos to play two fixtures against England Counties U20’s
Under 19’s Georgia will play against England Counties Under 20’s on May 21-24th Cambridge
IRB Tbilisi Cup – a month to Kick Off
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014 will kick off in less than one month time from now in the Capital of Georgia Tbilisi
Georgian Men and Ladies 7’s teams at Amsterdam Sevens
May 17 & 18 - Georgian Male and Female 7’s teams will participate in an annual Amsterdam Sevens
TICKET SALES DATES ANNOUNCED AS RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 MARKS 500 DAYS TO GO
England Rugby 2015, the Organising Committee for Rugby World Cup 2015, has today announced the dates of the general ticket sales window.
JWRT 2014 – Georgia to play Namibia for the 5th place decider
Georgia vs Namibia in JWRT 2014 5th place decider
U18 European Championship Elite Division match - Georgia vs Italy
Georgian squad for the match against Italy
JWRT 2014 - Georgian hopes stay with Tonga v USA match
Georgia vs Hong Kong in JWRT 2014 Pool A round three match tomorrow at 09:00 hrs
JWRT2014 – U20 Lelos launched their campaign
Today U20 Lelos won over U20 Tonga scoring 34 to 10 in their pool A first fixture
IRB.COM/JWRT - Captains eager to do their country proud
With only days to go until the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy 2014 kicks off in Hong Kong, the captains of the eight participating teams came together on Friday for the official photo
RUGBYWORLDCUP.COM - Georgia looking to build on fine form
Georgia secured the Europe 1 qualifier at Rugby World Cup 2015
Georgia to Host IRB Tbilisi Cup 2014
RWC 2015 Preparation Boost for Georgia as they Host Tbilisi Cup
Georgian Rugby Union & EUMM Joint meeting with Zemo Nikozi and Bershueti school children
On 23rd and 30th of March the EU Monitoring Mission along with those from Georgian Rugby Union organized a ‘special patrol’ respectfully to Zemo Nikozi and Bershueti
Georgian U20 side ready for Hong-Kong
The Georgian U20 side will depart to Hong-Kong Tomorrow to participate in JWRT 2014
David Iakobashvili’s award to Georgian Players
On behalf of the Georgian rugby community, we would like to express our gratitude to Mr. Iakobashvili
Georgian U20 & U18 teams preparign for April tournaments
Georgian U18 and U20 sides launched their preparations for the April tournaments – Respectfully FIRA AER 2014 European Championship Elite Division and IRB JWRT 2014
Georgia to face Kiwi challenge in RWC
World champions New Zealand await the top European qualifiers Georgia as the Lelos beat off a brave Romanian challenge in Tbilisi to win the FIRA-AER European Nations Cup Division 1A title
Webb Ellis Cup Touring Tbilisi
The most important trophy of the rugby world – Webb Ellis Cup started its Tbilisi tour yesterday
The Lelos' open training session
Photos from the team camp
Georgia vs Romania – The Lelos squad against The Oaks
Georgian squad for Saturday announced
Webb Ellis Cup in Tbilisi
The iconic WEC will be featured in Tbilisi for Lelos vs Oaks match week
Georgian 29 men squad for Romania
Georgian extended squad for the match against Romania announced
Spain VS Georgia - Live via GPB 1 @ 19:00 Georgian Time (GMT+4)
Those who don’t have access to above channel can stream it via 1TV.GE/LIVE
Spanish Captains Run
The Lelos held their pre match training session today
Diego Dubard, The Lelos's fan from Brazil
"I will sing the anthem as loud as I if I was born a Georgian!”
Spain VS Georgia - Squad
The Lelos squad announced for the game against Spain
Preparations for the match against Spain
And amendments made to the 28 men squad
RWC 2015 Spotlight - Georgia
Rugbyworldcup.com on GEORGIA ON THE RWC STAGE
The Lelos' preparations for the match against Spain
Georgian 28 men squad announced
rugbyworldcup.com - Georgia hungry to face all blacks at RWC 2015
Georgia head coach Milton Haig insists the job of qualifying for Rugby World Cup 2015 is only half done despite seeing his side book their place in England
Georgia vs Russia - the squads
The Lelos and the Bears announced their squads for the Saturday's match
The Lelos vs Russia - Photo from Open practice at team camp
Today Georgian Lelos held their open training session at Shevardeny Camp base
Georgian 27 men squad list against Russia
Milton Haig named Georgian extended squad list for the Game against Russia
Georgian Lelos vs Russian Bears - match tickets
Tickets for Georgia vs Russia game go on sale from Feb. 17 at Dynamo Arena
2014 Match two - Portugal 9 - 34 Georgia
On 8th of February, The Lelos won against Portugal National Rugby Team by marking their largest margin in score – 9:34 for the first time in sides’ previous encounters
Portugal vs Georgia – Squad Amendment & the Captains Run
The Lelos made an amendment to the squad and held their Captain’s Run in Lisbon
Portugal vs Georgia - Lelos, the squad
Georgian starting XV for the game against Portugal
rugbyworldcup.com - Georgia and Romania remain on course
Georgia and Romania took another step towards Rugby World Cup 2015 qualification after comfortable wins over Belgium and Portugal respectively in the European Nations Cup Division 1A on Saturday
Video: Georgia vs Belgium Day Highlights
ENC 2014 Opening match Georgia vs Belgium Day Highlights by Georgian Rugby Union
First match and the first win in 2014
The Lelos launched 2014 International Season with remarkable bonus point win
rugbyworldcup.com - Race to reach RWC 2015 resumes in Europe
The race for Rugby World Cup 2015 qualification gets under way again this weekend with the resumption of Division 1A in the European Nations Cup 2014
Georgia (Sakartvelo) vs Belgium - "Snowy" Captain's Run
With less than 24 hours to the kick off of ENC 2014 opening match between Georgia (Sakartvelo) and Belgium teams held their Captain’s Run
Georgian starting XV against Belgium
Georgian head couch Milton Haig announced Georgian starting XV for the ENC 2014 opening match against Belgium
Georgia vs Belgium - Tickets go on sale
Tickets for ENC 2014 match - Georgia vs Belgium will go on sale from January 27
Georgian squad against Belgium
Georgia named 28 men squad for ENC 2014 opening home match against Belgium
Georgian Sevens - New Year with New Sponsor
A sponsorship contract between Georgian Rugby Union and Internal Oil and Gas Company Tethys Petroleum Limited that foresees general sponsorship of Georgian National Sevens Team was signed in December 2013
International Season Kicks Off with ENC in Georgia
Venues and KO have been confirmed for Georgia home matches for ENC 2014/RWC 2015 qualifier
Mary Christmas and a Happy New Year
Season Greetings from Georgian Rugby Union
"Georgia Battle to Historic Win over Samoa"
Story by Alastair Watt - Sports writer for Georgia Today
RWC 2015 match KO times and ticket prices are announced
England Rugby 2015 today announced the KO times and ticketing information for the Rugby World Cup 2015
Georgia 7's Dubai IIM
Georgian National Sevens Side will participate at Emirates Dubai Rugby Sevens IIM
Great victory to celebrate St. George Day
The LELOS completed November Test Series with the significant win over Manu Samoa
Georgia vs Samoa - the squads
Georgia and Samoa named their 23 men squads for the Saturday's match
Lelos starting XV against USA
Milton Haig announced Georgian Squad for the Match against USA
Lelos starting XV against Canada
Milton Haig announced Georgian squad for their match against Canada
Tickets go on Sale
November Test Series tickets go on sale from November 5
U19 Lelos - 2013 European Champions
Georgian National U19 side became Champions of Europe
Georgian Squad for November Tests
Head couch of Georgian National Team Milton Haig named the Georgia's squad for November Tests
GIR - Two more schools have engaged, may more to go
Tbilisi public schools 61 and 64 have joint the GIR
Get into Rugby
Get into Rugby – Georgia Launch, 4th October 2014.
Bucharest 7's
Georgian 7’s side gained the 6th place at final stage, of FIRA AER 2013 Gran-Prix series in Bucharest
Tournoi des Capitales 2013
Georgian U15 gained 4th place
Bucharest 7's
Day one with two victories and two defeates
Tournoi des Capitales 2013
Georgian U15 team at the Tournament of Capitals 2013
Bucharest 7's
FIRA AER 2013 European 7ns Gran Prix Series
Tournament on Track as England Rugby 2015 Mark Two Years To Go
Release on the preparations for RWC 2015
November Tests 2013
IRB announced November Test Series Schedule
FIRA AER Euro Beach Rugby Cup 2013
Georgia gained the third place at the tournament
Irakli Machkhaneli's birthday
Today is a birthday of Captain and the leader of THE LELOS - Irakli Machkhaneli
Student Sevens
Georgian Student Selection to play Bowl final tomorrow at 27th Summer Universiade
27th Summer Universiade. Rugby 7ns
Georgian Student Selection hopes for Bowl
Mamuka Gorgodze's Birthday
Today is birthday of one of Georgia’s Leading Internationals and outstanding rugby player's of modern rugby - Mamuka Gorgodze.
Georgian Sevens off to RWC
Georgian Sevens side departed to RWC
LOS PUMAS VS THE LELOS. Georgian Squad
Milton Haig has announced Georgia's starting XV for the test against Argentina
Georgia Started pre RWC7s 2013 preparations
Georgian Sevens National team at their preparations for the World Cup
The Lelos vs Pumas. Georgian Squad
The Georgian National Team squad to play against Pumas has been announced
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013. SA Presidents XV are the winners
SA president's XV have won the inaugural IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013. Players visited Juvenile Penitentiary Facility
Players from participating teams visited minor convicts and played touch rugby with the inmates
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013 day two review
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013. Round two matches review
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013 day one review
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013. Round one review
First press conference
48 hours before the kick off of the tournament the teams held first press conference
LELOS 26 men squad for IRB Tbilisi Cup
Georgian National Team 26 men squad to participate in IRB Tbilisis Cup
Lady Lelos to European Championship
on 8th and 9th of June Prague will host FIRA AER Women Sevens European Championship Division A games
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013 Tickets
The ticket sales for IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013 start on May 31
Squads for IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013
All of the participating teams have announced their squads two weeks prior to the tournament
U19 Lelos vs. England Counties U20 game one
The first international friendly game between Georgian and English Junior representative sides
"Locomotive" Tbilisi vs. "Spartak" Moscow. First match
A first friendly game between Locomotive and Spartak was won by guests at the "rainy" Wissol
A friendly game between "Locomotive" Tbilisi and "Spartak" Moscow
Spartak's first friendly game against Locomotive
U15 Lelos - European tour results
Teenage Lelos have finished Vienne International Rugby Festival occupying 3rd position
Marriott London Sevens 2013 is over for us
The optimistic expectations of the day two at London Sevens did not materialize
May loaded with rugby in Georgia
Georgian U19 side will host England Counties U20, as well as RC Spartak GM will travel to Georgia to have tests against RC Locomotive and RC Armazi of Tbilisi
IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013, One month to the kick off
The pioneering competition of IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013 will take place in Tbilisi on 7th, 11th and 16th of May 2013.
U15 Lelos at the Corsican tournament
The U15 Lelos won all their matches of the Corsican tournament, which was the part of the European tour
Lelos off to Marriott Sevens
Georgian 7s squad leaves for London Marriott Sevens for their final qualification stage to the IRB Sevens World Series
Will we face All Blacks at Millennium?
The RWC 2015 match schedule has been announced
U15 Lelos on their tour to Europe
Teenage Lelos on tour to play the ball in Corsica and Lyon
The first tour of Georgian Rugby to England
Story and the memories on the first tour of Georgian Rugby to England - fixtures against Horsham RC and Rosslyn Park FC
The Elite Division Minor Final U18 Georgia vs U18 Wales
The Georgian U18 side against their Welsh peers
The LELOS' achievements will be displayed at the Museum of Georgian Sport
Georgian Rugby Union handed to the Museum of Georgian Sport of Georgian Ministry for Sports and Youth Affairs the new exhibits
And the Oscar goes to Mamuka Gorgodze
The French daily rugby edition “Midi Olympique” is one of the most prestigious rugby newspapers in France, which since 1954 awards with the Rugby Oscar the players who in current season equally show outstanding and charismatic performance at French Top 14 premiership and at the Heineken cup as well
Georgian U18 side's win over Italy's U18
The Georgian National U18 side held their second match at the Elite Division of FIRA-AER U18 European Championship (Justin Bridou Trophy) on 26th of March, 2013 against Italy’s U18 team, which Georgian side won with the score of 17 over 12. It has to be mentioned that last year, our U 18 boys had already won over Italy at the same championship Division
U 18 Lelos against Italy U 18
On 26th of March, Georgia’s U18 side will play their second match (the minor semi final) at U18 European Championship (Justin Bridou trophy) Elite Division.
Victory over Japan and Qualification for the next stage of the series
Georgian 7s side qualified for the next IRB 7s World Series qualifying stage – The Marriott London Sevens
Exciting schedule for Tier Two Unions
The International Rugby Board has launched the unprecedented IRB International Rugby Series that will see an extensive programme of competitive matches for Tier 2 and 3 nations during the November 2012 window.
Batumi Beach Rugby Tournament Goes International
On August 11-12 Batumi hosted an already traditional beach rugby tournament.
Beach Rugby
Georgian beach rugby selection won the 6th place at the FIRA-AER Beach Rugby Cup in Biarritz, France.
Georgia to Play at RWC Sevens 2013
Georgian sevens team will participate in RWC Sevens 2013 to be played in Moscow, Russia.
The Goal Is To Qualify For the Rugby World Cup
Georgian National Sevens Team arrived to Portugal three days ago in order to prepare for participation in the RWC Sevens Qualifier.
RWC Sevens Qualifier
On July 15 Georgian National Sevens Team left for Algarve, venue of the upcoming RWC Sevens Qualifier.
Beach Rugby in Biarritz
On July 19 the Georgian beach rugby team will leave for Biarritz, France, in order to attend Euro Beach Rugby Cup 2012, supported by FIRA-AER.
Georgian Sevens Team Wins The Plate
Georgian Sevens team won the Plate at the last leg of European Sevens Grand Prix Series in Odense, Denmark.
Championship of Georgia 2012/13
Championship of Georgia 2012/13: updated tournament schedules for each division
Looking For an Optimal Squad
On June 28 Georgian Sevens team leaves for Moscow in order to compete in the second leg of European Sevens Grand Prix Series.
Unsuccessful Against Japan
Georgian Under 20 team failed to beat Japan in its last JWRT pool match and lost the opportunity to reach the final.
The Japan Game Is About Concentrating on What We Need to Do
Tonight, at 24:00, Georgian Under 20 team will play its last JWRT pool game against Japan.
This Experience Will Be Useful For the Younger Players
The Lelos finished their North-American tour with two losses. After the defeat in Denver the Georgian national rugby team failed to win in Canada.
Canada vs Georgia
Georgia is getting ready for its last test within the North America tour. The Lelos are going to play against a very strong opponent – the national team of Canada.
We Play Against Zimbabwe Today
Tonight, at 22:00, Georgian Under 20 team is going to play its second JWRT match.
We Want to Show a Performance Our Fans Can Be Proud Of
Georgian national team is getting ready to play its second summer test-match against Canada. The match will kick off at 01:00 a.m. Tbilisi time on June 24 (it will be 14:00, June 23 in Vancouver).
Zimbabwe will be a much sterner test...
Georgian Under 20 Team in Salt Lake City
Junior World Rugby Trophy 2012
Georgian Under 20’s getting ready for the first JWRT match
Summer Test-Matches 2012
The Lelos go on tour
Haig Names the Squad
Milton Haig, Head Coach of the Georgian national team, invited three debutant players – prop Irakli Mirtskhulava and flankers Giorgi Tkhilaishvili and Beka Bitsadze, - to join the Lelos in the match against Ukraine.
George Nijaradze and Richard Dixon Awarded the Presidential Order of Excellence
President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili awarded the Georgian Rugby Union President George Nijaradze and former Georgia National Rugby Coach Richie Dixon (also involved in a development and consultancy role with the Georgian Rugby Union) with the Honorary Orders of Excellence for outstanding achievements in development of sport.
New Zealanders to Coach Georgians
Georgian National rugby team is set for the world Cup 2015 campaign with the announcement of the appointment of New Zealand coaches Milton Haig and Chris Gibbs. The New Zealanders took over from Scotsman Richie Dixon, who continues his cooperation with the Georgian Rugby Union in capacity of development consultant.
“Army” crowned Rugby Sevens champions
Shevardeni stadium hosted 2011 Rugby Sevens championship finals held on December 3-4 in Tbilisi.
‘Willow Cup’ goes to “Army”
The crowd at Avchala stadium witnessed the match which is now rightly considered as one of the best final games in the history of Georgian National Rugby Championship.
Georgia - U19 Euro champions
The young “Lelos” have triumphed in FIRA-AER U19 European Championship for second year in a row, and brought the trophy back to Tbilisi
Young ‘Lelos’ now in elite
Georgian U17 rugby team put on a convincing display at Euro qualifiers to book their place in the next year’s U18 elite tournament
Georgian team travels to France to attend a training camp there
Georgian national team took off for a training camp in France, early on July 18. The French phase of preparation before the world cup will last 47 days.
Georgia World Cup squad
Georgia national team head coach Richie Dixon has named final 30-man squad for the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand on August 20.
Thirty-Two Georgian Rugby Players Prepare for Rugby World Cup
On 4 July, the Georgian rugby national squad will get together in Tbilisi for a two-week training in preparation for the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.
Zurab Zhvania to play for “Stade Francais”
Under-20 squad prop, Zurab Zhvania is set to become first Georgian to play for a top 14 side “Stade Francais"
“Lelos” final squad to be named until 11 July
Georgian national rugby team starts preparations for the World Cup to be held in New Zealand
2011 Rugby World Cup – Provisional Georgia squad
The coaching staff headed by Richie Dixon announced a provisional Georgia squad. The squad consists of 46 players who took part in European Nations Cup, IRB Nations Cup, A Team’s UK tour, and various test matches.
‘Gulliver’ turned 27 years old on July 14
The player of Georgian national team and French club “Montpellier” – Mamuka Gorgodze, a.k.a. ‘Gulliver’ and ‘Gorgodzilla’ celebrated his 27th birthday on July 14.
Georgia’s U-17 Rugby Team Best in Region
On 25 July, Georgian U-17 rugby team beat the host team 27:8 in the Black Sea Cup final held in Bucharest, Romania, and secured the title of the best Eastern European national team in this age category.
Georgia Sevens team to play with England and Italy
The third stage of European Rugby Sevens Grand Prix kicks off on Saturday, July 9 in Barcelona.
Mamuka Gorgodze – Honored sportsman of Georgia
Mamuka Gorgodze – a player of Georgian national team and French club “Montpellier” – was awarded the honorary title of ‘Knight of Sport’ in Tbilisi, on July 9.
Rugby fans can now buy World Cup jerseys
The official jersey, which the “Lelos” will wear at 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand is now in stock.
The game of Lelo from Shukhuti on Total Rugby
Georgia’s own version of the game, ‘Lelo’ or ‘Leloburti’ (field ball), played in a small village of Shukhuti, Guria - has attracted considerable media attention in the rugby world, lately.
Juvenile convicts find hope in Rugby
Rugby is considered to be a unique kind of sport. Thanks to it’s distinguished culture, high moral values are firmly ingrained in players, as well as supporters.
‘The Lelos’ clinched second place by beating Namibia
A very exciting match was played on Bucharest’s “Arch Of Triumph Stadium” between Georgia and Namibia. In the closing stage of IRB’s Nations Cup
U20 Samoa promoted back to youth rugby’s elite
IRB’s Junior World Rugby Trophy 2011 concluded on Sunday, June 5 in Tbilisi. 16 matches were played in total at ‘Shevardeni’ and ‘Avchala’ stadiums, out of which eight were transmitted live on Georgia’s public broadcaster, while 12 matches were available for streaming on internet.
Georgia U20 – Clermont U20 (France) 36:22
Georgian Under 20’s played a warm-up match against their peers from French ASM Clermont-Auvergne on April 27, in Mikheil Meskhi Stadium. This was an important component of Georgian U20 pre-JWRT preparation plan.
Georgian Under 18’s satisfied with the third place in A division of European Championship
Georgian Under 18’s lost the semifinal against their Italian peers in a dramatic and ridiculous manner. The tries, scored by opponents at the 2nd and 12th minutes mightily confused the young Georgians and by the end of the first half it looked like...
26.04.2011 13:33 Georgia U20 to Play against Clermont
27 days ahead of the beginning of Junior World Rugby Trophy 2011, Georgian Under 20 team will play a warm-up match against the junior team of ASM Clermont Auvergne, the current Champion of France.
Georgian Under 15’s to Tour Vienna and Corsica
On April 22-May 2 Georgian Under 15 national team will take part in two international tournaments. Our Under 15’s first took part in Vienna and Corsica tournaments in 2009: during these half-competition half-festival rugby events they defeated national and regional selection teams from Belgium, Argentina...
Press-release
On April 21 2011, Georgian Anti-Doping Agency in cooperation with the Georgian Rugby Union intends to organize a seminar for players of Georgian Under 20 team. The seminar will cover the following topics...
Georgian Under 18’s Move Ahead to European Championship Semifinal
Georgian Under 18 team defeated Russia 38 to 3 in the European Under 18 Championship Division A quarterfinal. The Russians were the first to score a penalty in the beginning of the match, but after this...
Liberty Bank – sponsor of Georgia’s November test-matches
On November 16 headquarters of Liberty Bank hosted a press conference, during which the bank announced launching of a new product – “Patriot” deposits and informed the public about its intention to sponsor November 2010 rugby test-matches to be hosted by Georgia.
Georgia Starts Countdown to RWC 2011
Just before Georgian Domestic Championship final, new Georgian national team coaching staff members: head coach Richie Dixon, defense coach John Muggleton, backs coach Donald Caskie, technical adviser Michael Bradley and S&C coach Mark Dixon, introduced themselves to the public.
The last team to qualify for RWC 2011
The title of 20th participant of RWC 2011 is contented by Uruguay and Romania. On November 13 Romanian national team visited Uruguay and played the first of two playoff matches. The game, which was very tense, ended in a draw – 21:21. The second playoff will be played in Romania on November 27.
Gorgodze Suspended
Disciplinary Commission of the French Rugby Federation suspended Mamuka Gorgodze - Georgian player of Montpellier R.C., for fighting during the match. FFR Disciplinary Commission did not forget to punish Mamuka’s opponent Alex Tolu either – both players received 20-day suspension, which will expire on November 28 2010.
Wissol Lacks Fuel
Bronze Final of the Georgian Championship started with an undoubted advantage of Wissol-Kochebi. In the middle of the first half, Kochebi led the score 11:0, but later on during the game they gradually lost their grip, finally losing 14:18.
Historical Victory
For the first time in history of Georgian rugby, Under 19 team became the Champion of Europe. Georgia performed brilliantly in all the three matches played in Brussels: tense first match against Portugal ended 27:3, second game vs startup ranking leader Romania was won 29:3, and the final against Russia ended 38:7.
Georgian Under 17’s Touring Ukraine
Georgian Under 17’s team went to Ukraine on a 10-day tour, implying warm-up matches against age-grade national teams of Ukraine and Moldova. The initiative of organizing this tour belongs to the Georgian Rugby Union.
Amateur Rugby at International Level
At 13:30 on October 30 Devebi (Ogres) will play against Moscow Dragons in the Central Stadium of Gori. The match is special in that both teams represent amateur rugby.
European Under 19 Championship
Georgian and Russian junior teams are going to contest the title of European U19 Champion. The finalists were identified on October 27 2010, as a result of semifinal stage of FIRA-AER European Championship 2010, currently in progress in Brussels, Belgium
Georgian U15s Faced South Africa in Tournoi des Capitales Final
On October 25, Georgian U15 team returned from Geneva, where they won the 2nd place at the international age-grade sevens tournament titled “Tournoi des Capitales”.
Staff Update
Georgian Rugby Union recruited journalist Levan Javakhishvili, anchor of Georgian Public Broadcaster Channel 1 news program “Moambe”, as PR manager.
Georgian U19’s to Play at European Championship
On October 13 2010 Georgian Under 19 team left for France, in order to prepare for participation in FIRA-AER European Under 19 Championship.
Wissol-Kochebi Win in a Tense Match – 13.10.10
One of the last pool matches of this year’s Georgian Rugby Championship was an interesting spectacle to watch. Teams scored 9 tries, and though Wissol-Kochebi clearly had an upper hand, Armazi fought with surprising commitment...
One Year to Go
On September 9 2010 New Zealand celebrated the one year milestone before Rugby World Cup 2011 kick-off. Gigantic “ONE YEAR TO GO” inscriptions appeared in all regions of the country, written each in a totally different way…
Black Sea Cup – New Horizons
On August 24-September 5 2010 Georgia hosted first edition of international club tournament Black Sea Cup. This year, the tournament was played by Georgian, Ukrainian and Romanian teams; for the future
Black Sea Cup Goes to Batumi
Everything started with the fact that Black Sea Cup, organized by the Georgian Rugby Union, proved a successful tournament both from the sports and organizational points of view. The trophy was contested by three Georgian, two Romanian and one Ukrainian teams
Zirakashvili Opens the Score
Another round of French Rugby Championship was played on September 5 2010. David Zirakashvili’s team Clermont-Auvergne hosted Montpellier in Stade Marcel Michelin and won the game 27-10. David Zirakashvili scored a try of his own at the 15th minute of the match.
Black Sea Cup playoffs
On Saturday, September 4, Mikheil Meskhi Lokomotive Stadium will host the playoffs of Black Sea Cup 2010. Black Sea Cup is the first international club tournament organized by the Georgian Rugby Union with the support of
Black Sea Cup Enters the Final Phase
Black Sea Cup 2010 entered its final phase: yesterday Mikheil Meskhi Stadium hosted 5th and 3rd place playoffs. The first game was played by CSM Bucuresti and Locomotive (Tbilisi). Though the title contested was rather modest, both teams played an intense, spectacular game.
Georgian Scrum to Appear in the Black Sea Cup Final
On September 1 2010 M. Meskhi Stadium hosted the third round of Black Sea Cup pool matches: Batumi XV vs Locomotive, which ended 40-14, and Lelo vs CSM Bucuresti, resulting in 45-21.
Georgians Leading at the Black Sea Cup
On August 28, Saturday, M. Meskhi Locomotive Stadium hosted the second round pool matches of Black Sea Cup 2010. The first game of the day went on in a very positive atmosphere. Both Batumi XV and Arad played a highly diverse and original game with multi-phase attacks,
Sheklashvili in the Run-on Squad
On September 1 2010 Georgian sportsman Beka Sheklashvili played his first game in the run-on squad of Agen R.C. at the 4th round of French Championship. Beka transferred to Agen this year; his previous club, Montauban, got relegated from the elite Top-14 division.
Gorgodze to Play no.8
After successful away match against Perpignan in the 3rd round of French Championship, Fabien Galthie, head coach of Montpellier Herault.
Giorgi Jgenti in the 23-man squad
Top-14 club Montpellier Herault is getting ready for hosting the second round of match of French Championship against Paris-based Racing Metro. The club published 23-man team list, which contains three
Successful Start
Two inaugural matches of Black Sea Cup 2010: Lelo (Tbilisi) vs Credo-63 (Odessa, Ukraine), and Locomotive (Tbilisi, Georgia) vs CS Universitatea Vlaicu Arad (Bucharest, Romania) were played in Mikheil Meskhi Stadium on August 24.
August 24-September 5 – Black Sea Cup 2010
On August 24-September 5, for the first time in history of Georgian rugby, Tbilisi will host an international club rugby tournament Black Sea Cup 2010.
Clermont without David Zirakashvili
French Rugby Championship starts on August 13. One of the most important matches of the first round will be played in Perpignan by last season’s finalists Perpignan and ASM Clermont-Auvergne. Unfortunately,
Kubriashvili on the Bench
French R.C. Toulonnais is going to play its first match of the domestic season at home against Bayonne. Philippe Saint-Andre, head coach of the club, has selected Georgian prop David Kubriashvili for the game
Lasha Malaguradze’s Successful Start
Yesterday evening Beziers won a warm-up match against Carcassonne 9-7. The match was very tense and physical; 6 points out of 9 were contributed to Beziers victory by Georgian Lasha Malaguradze
Lelo – Georgian Cup Winner
The final match of Georgian Cup 2010, played on July 14 by “Lelo” and “Lokomotive”, resulted 23:17 in favor of Lelo R.C., which became the Georgian Cup winner third time in a row.
Georgian Cup Final: “Lelo” vs “Lokomotive”
Georgian Cup 2010 is gradually nearing its end; final match will be played by old adversaries “Lelo” and “Lokomotive”. Georgian Cup final will be played at Mikheil Melskhi Lokomotive Stadium on July 14.
Georgian time
 

Georgia Big 10 * 2017-18

22-24/09 * Round 4

Kharebi

17:11

Akademia $

Jiki

Sat 16.00 GOR

Armia

Lelo Saracens

Sat 18.15 LEL

Lokomotivi

Armazi

Sun 16.00 SHV

Bagrati

Batumi

Sun 18.15 BTM

Aia

After Fri of Round 3

Pts

F-A

W - L * D

$

Kharebi Rustavi 

16

+23

4-0

0

Batumi Batumi

12

+72

2-0*1

2

Aia Kutaisi

12

+17

3-0

0

Lelo Saracens Tb

10

+30

2-1

2

Jiki Gori

10

+13

2-1

2

Lokomotivi Tb

6

-5

1-2

2

Armia Tbilisi ^ 4

4

-49

1-2

0

Akademia Tbilisi 1

4

-23

0-4

4

Armazi Marneuli 0

4

-10

0-2*1

2

Bagrati Kutaisi

0

-68

0-3

0

On better ^ Head-to-Head | * Try countback

Tour of Americas 2017

GEORGIA -

GEO Date & Time

Sat

11/06

01.00

Calgary

Canada

13:0

Sat

18/06

03.00

Atlanta

USA

21:17

Sat

24/06

23.15

Jujuy

Argentina

29:45

Georgia Big 10 * 2016-17

Premiership Play-off

Q2

Lelo Sara #4

15:5

Lokomotivi #5

Q1

Aia #3

7:13

Akademia #6

QF

Jiki #1

25:6

Batumi #2

EF

Akademia

26:31

Lelo Saracens

PF

Batumi

11:9

Lelo Saracens

GF

Jiki

28:22

Batumi

Jiki, who fields senior team since 2010,
won the Title for the first time!

8/04 @ 16.10

Pts

F-A

  W - L * D

$

Jiki Gori

61

+204

12-5*1

11

Batumi Batumi ^

59

+186

12-4*2

7

Aia Kutaisi

59

+126

13-5

7

Lelo Saracens Tb

58

+114

11-4*3

8

Lokomotivi Tb

51

+86

10-6*2

7

Akademia Tbilisi

42

=0

  9-9

6

Armia Tbilisi

37

-78

  8-10

5

Bagrati Kutaisi

22

-303

  4-14

6

Armazi Tbilisi ^

19

-168

  3-14*1

5

Qochebi Bolnisi

19

-167

  3-14*1

5

 ^  on better Head-to-Head

Top 6 qualified for Premiership Playoff
Qochebi relegated; Kharebi Rustavi are back into BIG 10
Armazi twice defeated Iveria Tbilisi to stay up

*Rugby Europe* Champs 2017

GEORGIA -

GEO Date & Time

Sat

11/02

18.00

Bruxelles

Belgium

$ 31:6

Sun

19/02

15.00

Rustavi

Germany

$ 50:6

Sat

04/03

19.00

Valladolid

Spain

20:10

Sun

12/03

18.00

Tbilisi Dinamo

Russia

28:14

Sun

19/03

17.00

Bucuresti

Romania

$ 7:8

ROMANIA reclaimed ANTIM IVERIANUL CUP

COMPLETED

Pts

F-A

TF

PF

 W-L

$

Romania ^

19

+44

16

122

4-1

3

Georgia

19

+92

19

136

4-1

3

Spain

13

+37

9

91

3-2

1

Russia

9

-10

14

107

2-3

1

Germany

8

-80

14

121

2-3

0

Belgium

2

-83

7

70

0-5

2

^  on better Head-to-Head

Autumn Tests 2016

GEORGIA -

GEO Date & Time

Sat

12/11

15.00

Vake

Japan

22:28

Sat

19/11

15.00

Vake

Samoa

20:16

Sat

26/11

18.30

Kilmarnock

Scotland

16:43


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