Northern Hemisphere Rugby Cities: top-flight Union and League

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There are a total of only two Northern Hemisphere rugby cities with a first-tier rugby league and union team in the northern hemisphere. One city, Salford, in the Greater Manchester area of the UK, has rugby league and union teams that date back to the 19th century. This is while Toronto, Canada, a city where […] READ MORE


BC Place vs. FMG Stadium Waikato

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BC Place, in Vancouver, Canada and FMG Stadium Waikato in New Zealand, are two stadiums with fundamental differences in nature. Both sustain the same type of ball sports yet, they each use two dissimilar technologies to groom the playing surface on. For the sport of rugby union, many have talked about which is better. Artificial […] READ MORE


The Canada Ravens Women’s Rugby League World Cup 2021 Preview

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The Canada Ravens, the Canadian women’s national rugby league team will participate in their second Rugby League World Cup. They have been drawn in Group A. The men’s, women’s, and wheelchair World Cup’s were drawn by Prince Harry as the draw took place at Buckingham Palace in Windsor, England. The Canadians were drawn with Brazil, […] READ MORE


Women’s Super-Series status update

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The Women’s Super-Series draws towards its final round of action. The race for first place is in the balance. The tournament was designed to further advance the women’s game and provide quality competition for the best sides in the world. Although there have been some complaints about the standard of the facilities in San Diego, […] READ MORE


Canada secure final Rugby World Cup berth

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Canada secured the final spot at the 2019 Rugby World Cup at the repechage event in Marseille. A 27-10 victory over Hong Kong last night earned the Canucks qualification. Canada will play in Pool B alongside New Zealand, South Africa, Italy and Namibia. Congratulations ⁦@RugbyCanada⁩ on #RWC2019 qualification. Unbeaten in the repechage & the better […] READ MORE


The Home Nations: Autumn International Grades

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The Home Nations: Grading Their Autumn International Performances Rugby fans have been treated to a sensational set of international fixtures over the past five weekends. With several shock results, sparkling performances and broken records, the final section of 2016’s international calendar had it all. Here are Home Nations’ Autumn International grades. England: A The Red […] READ MORE