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Re: Last countries without rugby

Postby Canalina » Mon, 07 Jan 2019, 15:57

the full member nations that have not played a test match in 2018

SRI LANKA
VENEZUELA
PAPUA GUINEA
TAHITI
BAHAMAS
SWAZILAND
UZBEKISTAN
INDONESIA
NIUE
CAMEROON
SOLOMON
MONACO
GREECE
VANUATU
AMERICAN SAMOA


For some reason they penalized just Papua New Guinea and Indonesia. A six-points-cut for them

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Re: Last countries without rugby

Postby victorsra » Mon, 14 Jan 2019, 21:32

Greece is not listed anymore in RE's members list. Azerbaijan is still there: https://www.rugbyeurope.eu/rugby-europe/unions-members


Update as of Jan 2019.

Remember, this is a list of countries that are not WR or Regional Unions' members.


Former regional unions members:

EUROPE: Greece, Armenia

NORTH AMERICA: St. Kitts and Nevis



Countries working with the regional unions


AFRICA: Egypt, Libya, Cape Verde, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Comoros


Countries with active national teams in the past 10 years (7s at least)

ASIA: Iraq, Palestine

EUROPE: Albania, Gibraltar

NORTH AMERICA: Aruba, Cuba, Haiti, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands

Oceania: Tokelau



Countries with rugby clubs but no national team in the past 10 years


ASIA: Vietnam, Myanmar, Bhutan, Tajikstan, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Timor

AFRICA: Angola, Gambia, Liberia, Sudan, South Sudan, Djibouti, Guiné Bissau

NORTH AMERICA: Belize, Antigua & Barbuda, Anguilla, Bonaire

EUROPE: North Macedonia, Kosovo

OCEANIA: Micronesia, Northern Marianas, Palau



Countries with at least active beach or touch rugby

ASIA: Maldives

OCEANIA: Kiribati


Countries without active rugby (no references)

ASIA: North Korea, Yemen, Turkmenistan*;

AFRICA: Somalia, Eritrea, Equatorial Guinea, São Tomé and Príncipe;

NORTH AMERICA (RAN zone): Suriname, Grenada, Dominica, Montserat, Sint Maarten;

EUROPE: Faroe Islands, Vatican;

OCEANIA: Marshall Islands;

*Not sure
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