2019 International Mixed Touch Championship Schedule
The 2019 International Mixed Touch Championship, which we confirmed in March, has announced the lineups and schedules for the championship. The Touch Rugby tournament takes place this coming week from the 2-4 August 2019.
ANZ International Touch Championship 2019
The 2019 ANZ International Touch Championship is the 14th edition of the touch rugby tournament.
Which teams are playing?
Teams in the Mixed and Women’s divisions come from the following countries:
- Hong Kong
Mixed Pool A
- Manila Pirates
- Fun Panda
Mixed Pool B
- Guangxi Geckos
- Guangzhou Hualong
- Hong Kong Select
In the 2018 edition, Hong Kong beat out Philippines and China to win the championship. Philippine club side Unleashed FC took home the Club Competition Cup beating HK club side T8.
A series of deaf rugby showcase games between Hong Kong and Japan Deaf Rugby teams have also been announced to take place during the Championships. On the 31st July 2019, the Hong Kong Deaf Team is also playing some a friendly 7s tournament leading up to the touch tournament.
The full schedule for all games can be seen online here.
- Date: 2nd-4th August 2019
- Venue: Kings Park Sports Ground, Hong Kong