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Excitement for the upcoming 2015 Rugby World Cup is growing and it was turned up a notch this week when a giant Rugby World Cup ball was spotting floating up the Thames from the Tilbury Dock.  The ball then passed under the Tower Bridge and moored at Butler’s W...
The United States was named the host of the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens today by World Rugby.  The bid was put forward by USA Rugby with games slated to be played at AT&T Park in San Francisco and Avaya Stadium in San Jose, California. “This is a truly hist...
Ireland was named the host of the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup today by World Rugby.  The games will be held in Dublin and Belfast. “Women’s Rugby World Cup continues to go from strength to strength, proving a hit with fans, broadcasters and sponsors arou...
Cristiano Ronaldo probably does not have the skills or physique to make it on the rugby pitch but a pair of his Nike Mercurial Vapor CR7’s were recently spotted living up to the demands of rugby.  But this was not the only cool cleat spot from the weekend so ta...
The USA Eagles will play the Australia Wallabies at Soldier Field on September 5 in their final test match in the U.S. before departing for the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England.  The game has been rumored for months and will give the Windy City their 2nd taste o...
The adidas Copa Mundial and the soft ground variation the adidas World Cup are the best-selling cleats in sports history. The Copa Mundial was launched in 1979 and designed for the 1982 World Cup in Spain but the cleat has a strong backing in the rugby world ov...
England have been preparing for the 2015 Rugby World Cup since they were awarded the hosting rights in 2009 but are just now finding out they may not be the ‘home’ team when the tournament kicks off on September 18. The Three Lions could be forced to wear their...
Rugby player Paul Lasike, native of New Zealand, has signed to join the Arizona Cardinals in the NFL this week.  Lasike entered the 2015 NFL draft after playing rugby and football at Brigham Young University. “My first love is rugby. I was born and raised with ...
Toulon made history claiming their 3rd consecutive European Champions Cup with a 24-18 win over ASM Clermont Auvergne at Twickenham last weekend.  Leigh Halfpenny kicked for 14 points while Drew Mitchell scored the deciding try. “It is up there [with winn...
In preparation for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, the USA Eagles announced they will face the Harlequins at PPL Park in Philadelphia on Sunday, August 30th.  The match will be special as it falls on USA Rugby’s 40th anniversary and will possibly be the team’s final ...