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Gold Cup

Gold Cup

The Rugby Africa Gold Cup is our flagship competition! It gathers the 6 best teams of all African Rugby Unions.

The 2018 edition of the Rugby Africa Gold Cup will be played by the national teams of Namibia, Kenya, Uganda, Morocco, Zimbabwe and Tunisia. The competition will be played in a league format with 15 home or away matches between the 16th of june and the 18th of August 2018.

The Rugby Africa Gold Cup matches will be filmed and broadcasted by Kwese Sports.
(Note that It is strictly forbidden to circulate the footage to any other media without prior authorization from Kwese Sports and / or Rugby Africa)

RANKING

  • Victory: 4 points + 1 bonus point for winning by three tries or more
  • Draw: 2 points
  • Loss: 0 point + 1 bonus point for losing by 7 points or less
  • If a team refuses to play or abandons a match or was expelled from the tournament, its opponent will be declared the winner of the match opposing both teams (unless different decision made by Rugby Africa) and will received 4 points (+20 points scored)
  • The winner will be established according to the ranking at the end of the competition according to the results of the matches, the number of points and other criteria.
  • The last team will be relegated in the Rugby Africa Silver Cup in 2019 and be replaced by the winner of the 2018 Silver cup in the 2019 Gold Cup.
  • The first 3 teams ranked 1, 2, 3 at the end of the 2018 tournament will host 3 matches in 2019. Teams ranked 4, 5 and 6 will play away 3 times in 2019 and host 2 matches each.

 

COMPETITION DOCUMENTS

Tournament Manual Gold Cup Gold Cup Logo

 

Calendar

04 Aug 2018
uga - tun
Kampala - Kyadondo Rugby Club
04 Aug 2018
zim - nam
Harare - Police Grounds
11 Aug 2018
uga - mor
Kampala - Kyadondo Rugby Club
11 Aug 2018
ken - tun
Nairobi - RFUEA Ground
18 Aug 2018
tun - mor
Monastir - Stade Mustapha Ben Jannet
18 Aug 2018
nam - ken
Windhoek - Hage Geingob Stadium
18 Aug 2018
uga - zim
Kampala - Kyadondo Rugby Club

Matches

Scores
Tries
Conv
Pen
Drop
Cards
18 Aug 2018 18:00
tun
-
mor
tun mor
00
tun mor
00
tun mor
00
tun mor
00
tun mor
00
tun mor
00
00
18 Aug 2018 16:00
nam
-
ken
nam ken
00
nam ken
00
nam ken
00
nam ken
00
nam ken
00
nam ken
00
00
18 Aug 2018 14:00
uga
-
zim
uga zim
00
uga zim
00
uga zim
00
uga zim
00
uga zim
00
uga zim
00
00
11 Aug 2018 15:00
uga
-
mor
uga mor
00
uga mor
00
uga mor
00
uga mor
00
uga mor
00
uga mor
00
00
11 Aug 2018 13:00
ken
-
tun
ken tun
00
ken tun
00
ken tun
00
ken tun
00
ken tun
00
ken tun
00
00
04 Aug 2018 14:00
uga
-
tun
uga tun
00
uga tun
00
uga tun
00
uga tun
00
uga tun
00
uga tun
00
00
04 Aug 2018 16:00
zim
-
nam
zim nam
00
zim nam
00
zim nam
00
zim nam
00
zim nam
00
zim nam
00
00
07 Jul 2018 15:00
ken
-
uga
ken uga
3822
ken uga
54
ken uga
51
ken uga
10
ken uga
00
ken uga
10
00
07 Jul 2018 17:00
tun
-
zim
tun zim
1814
tun zim
22
tun zim
12
tun zim
10
tun zim
10
tun zim
20
10
30 Jun 2018 15:00
ken
-
zim
ken zim
4536
ken zim
76
ken zim
53
ken zim
00
ken zim
00
ken zim
10
10
30 Jun 2018 16:00
mor
-
nam
mor nam
763
mor nam
18
mor nam
18
mor nam
00
mor nam
00
mor nam
01
00
23 Jun 2018 16:00
nam
-
tun
nam tun
1180
nam tun
180
nam tun
130
nam tun
00
nam tun
00
nam tun
10
10
23 Jun 2018 13:00
mor
-
ken
mor ken
2428
mor ken
44
mor ken
24
mor ken
00
mor ken
00
mor ken
00
10
16 Jun 2018 15:30
nam
-
uga
nam uga
556
nam uga
90
nam uga
50
nam uga
02
nam uga
00
nam uga
00
10
16 Jun 2018 13:00
zim
-
mor
zim mor
2323
zim mor
22
zim mor
22
zim mor
33
zim mor
00
zim mor
00
00
No second leg matches to display.
No third leg matches to display.
No fourth leg matches to display.
No fifth leg matches to display.
No sixth leg matches to display.
No seventh leg matches to display.

Ranking

Matches
Scores
Tries
Conv
Pen
Drop
Cards
1Nam
330015
23613223
361
271
02
00
10
2Ken
330012
1118229
1614
136
10
00
30
3Tun
10010
0118-118
018
013
00
00
10
4Zim
30123
7386-13
1112
78
34
01
20
5Mor
30123
54114-60
715
515
33
00
01
6Uga
20020
2893-65
414
110
21
00
10