Daily Archives: September 19, 2015

Mamuka Gorgodze Inspires Georgia to Famous World Cup Win Over Tonga


Georgia claimed only the third win in their World Cup history as the captain Mamuka Gorgodze inspired them to victory over Pool C rivals Tonga at Kingsholm. The Toulon back-row forward epitomised Georgia’s unrelenting spirit and physical prowess by powering over for a first-half try as a 17-10 triumph meant they added …

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Captain Mamuka Gorgodze Leads From Front as Georgia Upset Odds

GLOUCESTER, 19 Sept – Georgia overcame a deficit of five places in the world rankings to see off Tonga 17-10 at Kingsholm after a heavyweight clash in Pool C, which also features RWC 2015 favourites New Zealand. The Tongans edged ahead with an early penalty from Kurt Morath. Merab Kvirikashvili levelled, at 3-3, with …

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