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The Asian 5 Nations Competition will happen again this year, officially called the HSCB 5 Nations Tournament, and this International rugby union competition is held for the top five Asian rugby teams. The format is a round robin competition that happens just five weekends in a row starting in the month of April and going through May. This is the highest tier of rugby competition in Asia and it marks the center of rugby in Asia. The first time this competition was held was in 2008, which makes this the fifth year for the tournament.
The first year saw Japan take the championship with South Korea as runners up. Arabian Gulf got relegated. The next year it was Japan once again, this time with Kazakhstan as the runners-up and Singapore getting relegated. In 2010, Japan were once again the Asian 5 Nations Champions, with Kazakhstan as runners up, and Japan and Hong Kong were first and second in 2011. You can watch live rugby online from this competition as well as from the other competitions in rugby, from anywhere in the world when you sign up for a membership.
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