PH Volcanoes zoom up in world rankings

Posted at 04/18/2012 6:58 PM | Updated as of 04/19/2012 7:56 AM

MANILA, Philippines -- The Philippine Volcanoes climbed the International Rugby Board (IRB) world rankings following their 37-20 victory over Singapore last Sunday.

According to IRB.com, the Volcanoes went up 10 places after upsetting the higher-ranked Singapore team in the HSBC Asian 5 Nations.

From No. 72, the Philippines is now at No. 62, while Singapore fell to No. 56 from No. 52.

The Volcanoes are scheduled to take on Chinese Taipei on Wednesday.

The game will be aired live on Studio 23