Summer Rugby Internationals 2022

During the summer of 2022 the four home rugby unions – England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales – toured the southern hemisphere for the first time in three years following the relaxation of Covid travel restrictions.

Highlights of the 2022 summer internationals included:

  • Ireland claiming a historic 2-1 series triumph over the All Blacks
  • England completing a 2-1 series victory over the Wallabies
  • Wales recording their first ever away win over the Springboks

See also the Autumn International fixtures scheduled for November 2022.

Summer Tour Fixtures

Click on the links below to view match stats, reports and video highlights where available.


Saturday 18th June 2022

Japan Uruguay Japan 34-15 Uruguay Chichibunomiya Rugby Stadium, Tokyo Attendance: 14,448

Sunday 19th June 2022


Saturday 25th June 2022

Japan Uruguay Japan 43-7 Uruguay Mikuni World Stadium Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Attendance: 11,664
Portugal Italy Portugal 31-38 Italy Estadio do Restelo, Lisbon Attendance: 5,100