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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

16 Jun 2018
nam - uga
Windhoek - Hage Geingob Stadium
16 Jun 2018
zim - mor
Harare - Police Grounds
23 Jun 2018
nam - tun
Windhoek - Hage Geingob Stadium
23 Jun 2018
mor - ken
Casablanca - COC Rugby
30 Jun 2018
ken - zim
Nairobi - RFUEA Ground
30 Jun 2018
mor - nam
Casablanca - COC Rugby
07 Jul 2018
ken - uga
Nairobi - RFUEA Ground
07 Jul 2018
tun - zim
Monastir - Stade Mustapha Ben Jannet
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
05 Aug 2017 13:00
tun
-
sen
tun sen
2618
tun sen
22
tun sen
21
tun sen
41
tun sen
00
tun sen
10
20
05 Aug 2017 13:00
uga
-
zim
uga zim
3812
uga zim
62
uga zim
41
uga zim
00
uga zim
00
uga zim
00
00
29 Jul 2017 13:00
nam
-
ken
nam ken
457
nam ken
71
nam ken
51
nam ken
00
nam ken
00
nam ken
10
00
29 Jul 2017 13:00
zim
-
tun
zim tun
2331
zim tun
33
zim tun
12
zim tun
24
zim tun
00
zim tun
10
10
22 Jul 2017 13:00
zim
-
ken
zim ken
2241
zim ken
35
zim ken
25
zim ken
12
zim ken
00
zim ken
00
00
22 Jul 2017 13:00
uga
-
nam
uga nam
2448
uga nam
27
uga nam
25
uga nam
11
uga nam
00
uga nam
00
00
15 Jul 2017 13:00
ken
-
sen
ken sen
4825
ken sen
73
ken sen
52
ken sen
02
ken sen
00
ken sen
00
00
15 Jul 2017 13:00
uga
-
tun
uga tun
7817
uga tun
123
uga tun
91
uga tun
00
uga tun
00
uga tun
00
00
15 Jul 2017 13:00
nam
-
zim
nam zim
3126
nam zim
52
nam zim
32
nam zim
04
nam zim
00
nam zim
00
00
08 Jul 2017 13:00
ken
-
tun
ken tun
10010
ken tun
172
ken tun
100
ken tun
1
ken tun
00
ken tun
00
10
08 Jul 2017 13:00
nam
-
sen
nam sen
950
nam sen
150
nam sen
90
nam sen
00
nam sen
00
nam sen
10
00
01 Jul 2017 13:00
sen
-
uga
sen uga
1617
sen uga
12
sen uga
12
sen uga
31
sen uga
00
sen uga
01
00
01 Jul 2017 13:00
tun
-
nam
tun nam
753
tun nam
18
tun nam
15
tun nam
01
tun nam
00
tun nam
10
00
24 Jun 2017 13:00
ken
-
uga
ken uga
3333
ken uga
33
ken uga
13
ken uga
34
ken uga
00
ken uga
00
10
24 Jun 2017 13:00
sen
-
zim
sen zim
1628
sen zim
14
sen zim
11
sen zim
32
sen zim
00
sen zim
00
20
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Ranking

Matches
Scores
Tries
Conv
Pen
Drop
Cards
1Nam
550025
27251208
00
00
00
00
00
2Ken
531116
226125101
00
00
00
00
00
3Uga
531116
19012664
00
00
00
00
00
4Tun
52038
91272-181
00
00
00
00
00
5Zim
51046
111157-46
00
00
00
00
00
6Sen
50051
75211-136
00
00
00
00
00