Hong Kong Rugby Union

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Hong Kong Rugby Union
Sport Rugby union
Founded 1952
WR affiliation 1988
Asia Rugby affiliation 1987
President Thomas Brian Stevenson
Men's coach Frankard Pearl
Women's coach Andrew Tranent
Website www.hkrugby.com

Hong Kong Rugby Union (until 31 July 2015, 'Hong Kong Rugby Football Union') is the governing body for rugby union in Hong Kong. It was founded in 1952 and became affiliated to World Rugby (then known as the International Rugby Board) in 1988.[1] It organises and oversees local rugby, including the annual Hong Kong Sevens tournament and the HKRU Premierships.

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  1. ^ Bath, Richard (ed.) The Complete Book of Rugby (Seven Oaks Ltd, 1997 ISBN 1-86200-013-1) pp 67, 68