UPDATES: MATCH REPORTS

  • MacFadyen Cup 2017 vs YCAC

    MacFadyen Cup 2017 vs YCAC

    MATCH REPORTS November 28, 2017 no comments

    The Cru visited YCAC for the annual Mac Cup in honour of Gareth MacFadyen – a long-time Cru and occasional YCAC player in whose memory this annual fixture has been played for the last decade and a half. The Cru […]

     
  • Cru Gallant in Tight Loss to Tokyo Gaijin

    Cru Gallant in Tight Loss to Tokyo Gaijin

    MATCH REPORTS November 20, 2017 no comments

    In a fixture we look forward to every season, the Tokyo Crusaders took on rivals Tokyo Gaijin in the second game of the Shuto League Playoffs for Season 2017. In a tightly fought game the Cru fought back after a […]

     
  • Koryo K.O. Cru in Playoffs

    Koryo K.O. Cru in Playoffs

    MATCH REPORTS November 5, 2017 no comments

    Koryo dealt the Cru what could be a fatal blow in their attempt to retain the Shuto League Trophy for Season 2017. More details to come in an entertaining report from Gareth “I’m not a prop even though I wear […]

     
  • Crusaders into the Playoffs with revenge win vs AJJ!

    Crusaders into the Playoffs with revenge win vs AJJ!

    MATCH REPORTS October 8, 2017 no comments

    The Cru faced off against All Jinjan RFC and were looking for revenge after being knocked out of the 1st Division of the Tokyo Cup last season by AJJ. They also had an added reason for a big showing, with […]

     
  • Nerima Dent Cru Championship Hopes

    Nerima Dent Cru Championship Hopes

    MATCH REPORTS October 1, 2017 no comments

    Cru vs Nerima RFC by Chris Ford Coming off a rest week, and their first Shuto League game with a win against the Tokyo Doctors, Tokyo Crusaders Rugby Club faced off against Nerima on a beautiful Sunday afternoon at Inagi […]

     
  • Shuto Selection Game

    Shuto Selection Game

    MATCH REPORTS, NEWS September 30, 2017 1 comment

    by Stewart Henwood On Saturday the 30th of September, our intrepid Cuban halfback, Lestter, turned out for the Shuto League committee team to help out with numbers. The game was played on the Komaba Campus of Tokyo University and was […]

     
  • Doctors – Shuto league 2017 Match #1

    Doctors – Shuto league 2017 Match #1

    MATCH REPORTS, NEWS September 27, 2017 no comments

    Tokyo Crusaders vs Tokyo Doctors The Tokyo Crusaders Shuto league campaign kicked off in a hurricane, but carrying on from an excellent set of pre-season training sessions, the Cru boys turned up in a force to match it. Given the […]

     
  • Taipei Tour Review

    Taipei Tour Review

    MATCH REPORTS July 27, 2017 no comments

    by Reece Morgan Although their loss to AllJinJan should have provoked a melancholy reaction, the Crusaders were nothing but elated. It had been, after all, a horrendously long season, and many were wracked with injuries from the lack of recovery […]

     
  • Match Report vs. AllJinJan (Season Final)

    Match Report vs. AllJinJan (Season Final)

    MATCH REPORTS July 7, 2017 no comments

    by Reece Morgan Arriving at the Misato ground on a rainy day, the Cru were met – once again – by the sight of desolate numbers, players missing from the starting line-up, no Ed Downer, and not so much of […]

     
  • Match Report vs. Yellowbacks

    Match Report vs. Yellowbacks

    MATCH REPORTS July 7, 2017 no comments

    by Reece Morgan Emails from Hiro are generally a cause for concern, but the news was wonderful: Yellowbacks couldn’t field a team. We’d won by default! Although we had decided to offer Yellowbacks a friendly game, and so didn’t tell […]