The mighty Mouflons Cyprus Rugby team played their first pre-season friendly, against Eton Manor Rugby RFC on Saturday 10th August 2019.The game was held at The Eton Manor Rugby Club in Wanstead s very challenging game for the Cyprus team in a great friendly atmosphere in front of several fans from both sides in which Eton Manor won 30-10.
The Cyprus team included many UK Cypriots some travelled down from as far north as Yorkshire. Some triallists were also included.
The Cyprus team play in Europe: European Nations Cup Conference 1 – South: 2018/2019 that includes Croatia, Malta, Isreal, Bosnia & Herzegovina.
Their next game is versus Croatia in October their last match was versus Bosnia & Herzegovina which they won 23-22.
The Cyprus rugby team made history when they broke the world record for the most consecutive international rugby union wins with 24, which was ended on 15 November 2014
There was a Greek BBQ for all to enjoy in the evening.A special thanks goes to the main match sponsor, Stephen Smith of Elegant lofts & Home Extension and of course to Eton Manor RFC who hosted the event.