2017/18 Championship

2017/18 Ghana Rugby Club Championship (GRCC)

  • Tournament Structure
  • Points
  • Pool Structure
  • Fixtures

Tournament Structure

The 2017/18 Ghana Rugby Club Championship (GRCC) will be played in two pools on a round robin basis with the winners and runners-up in each pool to proceed to the semifinals with the winners of each pool playing the runners-up of the other pool.

Points 

  • Win – 4 points
  • Draw – 1 point each
  • Bonus points – 1 point for a team that scored three more tries than the opposition’s or who has lost by seven points or less.

Winners will be the team with the most league points and if there is a draw the winner will be determined by:

  • The biggest points difference
  • The most tries scored
  • The most bonus points
  • Toss of a coin

Pool Structure

Pool A

  1. Accra Rugby Club RFC
  2. Cosmos Buffaloes RFC
  3. Conquerors SC
  4. Dansoman Hurricanes RFC
  5. Griffons RFC

Pool B

  1. Dennis Foundation SC
  2. Lions RFC
  3. Stallions RFC
  4. UCC Spartans RFC
  5. Western Cheetahs RFC

Fixtures

Men’s 15s Pool Stages – Pool A

Start Time End Time Fixture Detail Venue
2017/11/25 11:00 2017/11/25 12:40 Griffons R F C 1 vs. Accra Rugby Club 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/11/25 14:00 2017/11/25 15:40 Conquerors Sporting Club 1 vs. Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/12/02 14:00 2017/12/02 15:40 Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 vs. Griffons R F C 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2017/12/02 15:50 2017/12/02 17:00 Accra Rugby Club 1 vs. Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2017/12/09 14:00 2017/12/09 15:40 Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 vs. Conquerors Sporting Club 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2017/12/09 15:50 2017/12/09 17:00 Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 vs. Accra Rugby Club 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2017/12/16 14:00 2017/12/16 15:40 Accra Rugby Club 1 vs. Conquerors Sporting Club 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2017/12/16 15:50 2017/12/16 17:00 Griffons R F C 1 vs. Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2018/01/20 14:00 2018/01/20 15:40 Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 vs. Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2018/01/20 15:40 2018/01/20 17:00 Conquerors Sporting Club 1 vs. Griffons R F C 1 Accra Sports Stadium

  Men’s 15s Pool Stages – Pool B

Start Time End Time Fixture Detail Venue
2017/11/25 9:15 2017/11/25 10:50 U C C Spartans R F C 1 vs. Western Cheetahs R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/11/25 15:50 2017/11/25 17:00 Dennis Foundation Sporting Club 1 vs. Lions R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/12/02 10:00 2017/12/02 11:40 Dennis Foundation Sporting Club 1 vs. Stallions R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/12/02 12:00 2017/12/02 13:40 Lions R F C 1 vs. U C C Spartans R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/12/09 10:00 2017/12/09 11:40 Stallions R F C 1 vs. U C C Spartans R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/12/09 12:00 2017/12/09 13:40 Lions R F C 1 vs. Western Cheetahs R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/12/16 10:00 2017/12/16 11:40 Western Cheetahs R F C 1 vs. Stallions R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/12/16 12:00 2017/12/16 13:40 U C C Spartans R F C 1 vs. Dennis Foundation Sporting Club 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2018/01/20 10:00 2018/01/20 11:40 Stallions R F C 1 vs. Lions R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2018/01/20 12:00 2018/01/20 13:40 Western Cheetahs R F C 1 vs. Dennis Foundation Sporting Club 1 Robert Mensah Stadium

Women’s 7s

Start Time End Time Fixture Detail Venue
2017/11/25 8:00 2017/11/25 8:20 Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 vs. Griffons R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/11/25 8:25 2017/11/25 8:45 Conquerors Sporting Club 1 vs. Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/11/25 8:50 2017/11/25 9:10 Conquerors Sporting Club 1 vs. Griffons R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/11/25 13:00 2017/11/25 13:20 Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 vs. Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2017/12/09 8:00 2017/12/09 8:20 Griffons R F C 1 vs. Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2017/12/09 8:25 2017/12/09 8:45 Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 vs. Conquerors Sporting Club 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2017/12/09 8:50 2017/12/09 9:10 Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 vs. Griffons R F C 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2017/12/09 13:00 2017/12/09 13:20 Conquerors Sporting Club 1 vs. Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 Accra Sports Stadium
2018/01/20 8:00 2018/01/20 8:20 Griffons R F C 1 vs. Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2018/01/20 8:25 2018/01/20 8:45 Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 vs. Conquerors Sporting Club 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2018/01/20 8:50 2018/01/20 9:10 Griffons R F C 1 vs. Conquerors Sporting Club 1 Robert Mensah Stadium
2018/01/20 13:00 2018/01/20 13:20 Dansoman Hurricanes R F C 1 vs. Cosmos Buffaloes R F C 1 Robert Mensah Stadium