The Tonga national rugby union team represents Tonga in international men's competitions. Nicknamed as Ikale Tahi (meaning Sea Eagles), they are administered by Tonga Rugby Football Union. They are currently ranked 13th in Rugby World rankings. Tonga have participated in seven Rugby World Cup editions but have never advanced from pool stage. Tonga head coach Toutai Kefu and captain Siale Piutau want their side to make progress in the Rugby World Cup 2019.