Rugby India’s Star Player Making An Impact In Japan


Rugby India’s star player and current captain, Hrishi Pendse, continues to make the headlines in Japan.

Hrishi is the first player of Indian origin to play professional rugby in Japan and has certainly not let any one down.

Hrishi continues to shine and his recent displays for leading rugby club, Suntory Sungoliath, have been outstanding with the club already keen to secure his services for the following season.

Hrishi stated, ‘I am grateful to be given the opportunity to develop my rugby skills out here.  The competition is of a high standard and is very physical.’

Nasser Hussain, Rugby India’s General Manager, Hrishi is an outstanding talent and he is certainly rising up to the challenge in Japan.’

‘When Hrishi is back with us in the international camps you can see the positive impact he has on his fellow team mates.’