Anger at Tonga women’s rugby ‘ban’ – BBC News


Tonga’s Ministry of Education and Training confirmed to Matangi Tonga news website that it had issued the edict, in order to “preserve the dignity of Tongan women and hold on to Tongan cultural values”.The ruling emerged after a member of Tonga High School’s girls tag rugby team revealed that they had been withdrawn from a competition last week because they were girls, Matangi Tonga says.

Source: Anger at Tonga women’s rugby ‘ban’ – BBC News