League Notes: Int'l Rugby Board Approves Indonesia Rugby Union's Membership Application
Int'l Rugby Board "approved the Indonesian Rugby Union's application for full membership status during its interim meeting." Indonesia Rugby Union (PRUI) Sponsorship & Marketing Manager Stephen Barber said, "This is a huge step forwards for Indonesian Rugby and recognition for all the blood, sweat and tears that have been spent along the way" (JAKARTA GLOBE, 11/21). ... Karnataka State Cricket Association President Anil Kumble and Secretary Javagal Srinath "announced their support to a team headed by industrialist Sadananda Maiya." Maiya and his team will fight the Dec. 1 elections against Srikantadatta Wodeyar-Brijesh Patel team (PTI, 11/21).