UPDATES: MATCH REPORTS

  • Tokyo Crusaders vs. Tokyo Gaijin

    Tokyo Crusaders vs. Tokyo Gaijin

    MATCH REPORTS October 28, 2018 no comments

    By: Chris Pressdee-Rudd Gaijin War The Cru meet-up (‘rendez-Cru’?) at Inagi Station was a tense affair with the day’s opponents, Tokyo Gaijin, having their own meet-up (albeit without a genius pun name) mere yards away. The locals must have known […]

     
  • Crusaders are not Kangaroo’s Benji!

    Crusaders are not Kangaroo’s Benji!

    MATCH REPORTS September 28, 2018 no comments

    By: Benji Roo-saders vs All Tim-Tams The day started out as usual with legs aloft in the air, the pre-game exercises working their subtle magic on the stricken muscles of the Roos. Trav “had too much pav” Dixon started with […]

     
  • Shuto League off to a Swift Start!

    Shuto League off to a Swift Start!

    MATCH REPORTS September 24, 2018 no comments

    Cru’ was more agile than Swift RFC? By: Sean “Gibbo” Gibson The first competition match of the season got underway on 2018 September 16 with our first match against Swift. Having lost to them at the end of last season […]

     
  • Crusaders needed their teeth cleaned

    Crusaders needed their teeth cleaned

    MATCH REPORTS September 18, 2018 no comments

    By: Brett Pentland-Smith Removing our braces With two 10’s tournaments kicking off our 2018-19 season, we thought it best that we have a friendly game of 15’s against an apt opponent – as discovered during the HUB 10’s just a […]

     
  • Hub 10’s not just for drinking…

    Hub 10’s not just for drinking…

    MATCH REPORTS September 2, 2018 no comments

    By. Thomas Cocks Pass the ball, drink a pint The annual HUB 10’s tournament is usually a great opportunity to dust off the cobwebs from the summer break and kick off the new season. This year it followed the Meat […]

     
  • The Sun Was Hotter Than The Grill!

    The Sun Was Hotter Than The Grill!

    MATCH REPORTS August 27, 2018 no comments

    38 degrees Celsius! By: Jon Lindsey …Or for the Americans 100 degrees Fahrenheit! In the midst of this gnarly, nasty heat four Rugby teams were competing for the prestigious Crusaders Cup (previously known as the Meat Cup). The lineup consisted […]

     
  • Son of a Beach!

    Son of a Beach!

    MATCH REPORTS August 1, 2018 no comments

    Son of a Beach! – Cru Go Home Early at Beach Rugby Entering the annual Beach Rugby tournament at Shonan Beach Park in Hiratsuka, a bunch of very game Tokyo Crusaders headed down early on Sunday morning – post typhoon […]

     
  • vs. Swift – Tokyo Cup 2018 Finale

    vs. Swift – Tokyo Cup 2018 Finale

    MATCH REPORTS July 3, 2018 no comments

    By Matt Sparrow It all seemed like history repeating itself. Last year we had turned up to the final table game against the Yellowbacks at the Rinkai ground with a team that consisted mainly of forwards – so much so […]

     
  • vs. Hong Kong Aberdeen

    vs. Hong Kong Aberdeen

    MATCH REPORTS May 17, 2018 1 comment

    Tokyo Crusaders vs Aberdeen Angels 12 May, 2018 There I was…in Rey’s car…Jerry riding shotgun Rey driving. We had confirmed that the time we were shooting for was incorrect and we were to arrive at the Tatsumi station at 1400…45 […]

     
  • Cru Keep Their Hopes Up for Div.I

    Cru Keep Their Hopes Up for Div.I

    MATCH REPORTS April 28, 2018 no comments

    Tokyo Crusaders Rugby Club managed to mark their first win in the 2nd round of the Tokyo cup against Shinjuku Jack by 58-14, keeping alive their promotion hopes after an unfortunate loss on game 1 due to injuries. Round 3 […]