January 25, 2010

Presidential Treatment from the USS George Washington Team

24th of January 2010 As annual fixtures go, the match against the US Navy crew of the USS George Washington is definitely one of the most enjoyable. […]
January 1, 2010

Tokyo Gaijin 2009 Season Review

A look into what went down in the year 2009 for the Tokyo Gaijin. All in all a good season of rugby but a few ups […]
January 1, 2010

Double Header – Double Wins

On the 6th of September the Tokyo Gaijin RFC (TGRFC) gathered in Akigase, near Nishi Urawa in Saitama for their first double-header in some time. A big squad of 34 guys answered the call to arms. First up was All Jin Jan, a strong team, and favorites to win the League. The Gaijin were keen for a measure of revenge as they had been demoted from Tokyo Cup 1st Division in the Spring season in a muddy 7v0 loss, while All Jin Jan had smashed Rocco East on the same day to gain promotion to 1st Division.

December 18, 2009

Gaijin lose Shuto League Crown

Dateline: November 16th, 2009

Despite a strong win over the Gentle Giants (40 v 12) yesterday the Gaijin failed to peg back the lead of All Jin Jan and missed out on their chance for a third straight Shuto League title. All Jin Jan finished the Autumn season with a superior bonus points tally, pipping the Gaijin by just one point (See the table below).