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United Arab Emirates national rugby union team

United Arab Emirates
Union UAE Rugby Association
Nickname(s) The Falcons
Ground(s) 7he Sevens
Coach(es) Duncan Hall
Captain(s) Renier Els
First international
 Sri Lanka 13–13 UAE
(23 April 2011)
Largest win
 UAE 46–31 Kazakhstan 
(11 May 2012)
Largest defeat
 UAE 0–111 Japan 
(13 May 2011)

The United Arab Emirates national rugby union team represents the United Arab Emirates in rugby union. They compete in the annual Asian Five Nations. They were once part of the Arabian Gulf team which consisted of players from various Arab States of the Persian Gulf. In 2011 they were granted membership into the Asian Rugby Football Union and following a successful bid, were granted full membership with the IRB. They are the newest and 100th member to do so.

Overall Records

Their Test record against all nations:
Team Mat Won Lost Draw % For Aga Diff
 Belgium 1 0 1 0 0.00 3 94 -91
 Brazil 1 0 1 0 0.00 3 66 -63
 Hong Kong 5 0 5 0 0.00 40 323 -283
 Japan 3 0 3 0 0.00 6 310 -304
 Kazakhstan 2 2 0 0 100.00 70 41 +29
 Kenya 1 0 1 0 0.00 12 55 -43
 Philippines 1 0 1 0 0.00 8 24 -16
 South Korea 1 0 1 0 0.00 31 122 -91
 Sri Lanka 1 0 0 1 0.00 13 13 0
 Tunisia 1 0 1 0 0.00 7 15 -8
 Zimbabwe 1 0 1 0 0.00 14 65 -51
Total 18 2 15 1 11.1 207 1,128 -979

Current Squad

Squad to 2013 Asian Five Nations:
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