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ESPN to Broadcast Inaugural Americas Rugby Championship

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The inaugural Americas Rugby Championship kicks off this weekend and ESPN has announced they will broadcast all 5 of the USA Eagles matches live on ESPN3 with their first 4 matches re-aired the following day on ESPN2. (more…)

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Eagles Wyles Hangs Up Boots

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U.S. Eagles captain at the 2015 Rugby World Cup, Chris Wyles announced his retirement from international XV’s on Monday.  The 32-year-old will focus his attention on his club Saracens RFC in England and work to make the men’s Eagles Sevens team that will compete this summer in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. (more…)

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Mitchell named USA Eagles head coach

Mitchell Named USA Eagles Head Coach

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A new era for USA Rugby started today with the naming of former New Zealand All Blacks player and coach John Mitchell as the Eagles head coach with a four-year contract. The 51-year-old worked previously with USA Rugby CEO Nigel Melville while he was an assistant coach with Wasps and Melville the Director of Rugby. (more…)

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Top 20 World Rugby Shop Stories in 2015

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2015 was a big year for rugby with the 2015 Rugby World Cup taking center stage.  The New Zealand All Blacks ran away with their record 3rd title and became the first team to win back-to-back titles.  The quadrennial tournament and the team apparel dominated the top stories from the year.  World Rugby Shop takes a look back at the Top 20 stories from 2015. (more…)

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Top 10 Club Jerseys of 2015

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The domestic club season and the league teams are the heartbeat of the game around the world.  Year-in and year-out and weekend to weekend these clubs are the top level of the professional game.  The clubs play for domestic and regional silverware and we take a look at the top selling club jerseys from 2015. (more…)

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Top 10 National Team Jerseys of 2015

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2015 was a huge year for rugby!  The 2015 Rugby World Cup was the focus of sports fans from around the world and the tournament lived up to expectations with the New Zealand All Blacks winning an unprecedented 3rd title.  It was a big year for rugby jersey sales as well and we take a look back at the Top 10 best-selling national team jerseys from 2015. (more…)

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Los Jaguares Unveiled as Argentina’s New Super Rugby Franchise

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The Unión Argentina de Rugby (UAR) made it official on Thursday confirming rumors that the country’s new Super Rugby franchise will be called Los Jaguares and that side made up entirely of domestic players will be coached by Raul Perez and captained by Agustin Creevy. (more…)

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USA Rugby Announce Americas Rugby Championship Schedule

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The inaugural Americas Rugby Championship kicks off next year with the goal of improving the level of play in the Americas with the region’s top teams Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, the United States, and Uruguay competing for the title.  It will be played at the same time as the European Six Nations during February and March. (more…)

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Top 10 Rugby Holiday Gift Ideas

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The holidays can bring plenty of stress but don’t let finding the perfect gift for the rugby player on your list be one of them.  World Rugby Shop is working as one of Santa’s elves this holiday to steer you in the right direction when doing your rugby shopping. (more…)

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World Rugby Shop Holiday Shipping Schedule

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The final holiday push can become stressful with questions about when your online orders will arrive…or if they will arrive.  World Rugby Shop has put together this helpful guide so that you can rest easy that the gift of rugby will arrive in time. (more…)

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Soccer Icon a Rugby Fan

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Soccer icon David Beckham was the focus of many soccer fans during his playing career with Manchester United, Real Madrid, the Los Angeles Galaxy, Paris Saint Germain, and of course the England national team.  But the midfielder recently said he prefers watching rugby more than soccer. (more…)

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Black Friday Rugby Deals and Promotions

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Black Friday has become part of the holiday shopping culture.  Why bother with the crowds and let’s face the fact that it is hard to find first rate rugby gear at most local shops so take some time out to find some Black Friday deals and promotions online at World Rugby Shop. (more…)

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Jonah Lomu, Revolutionary Rugby Player, Dies at 40

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Jonah Lomu, the revolutionary New Zealand rugby player, died unexpectedly at the age of 40 on Wednesday.  The former All Black was diagnosed with the rare kidney disorder nephrotic syndrome in late 1995 which ultimately forced him from the game in 2002. (more…)

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All Blacks Claim World Rugby Shop Holiday 2015 Cover

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The New Zealand All Blacks turned away all challengers to win the 2015 Rugby World Cup and in doing so become the first team to win back-to-back Rugby World Cup titles as well as the first team to win 3 overall titles.  Steve Hansen’s side will cap off an incredible year with one final honor…making the cover of the World Rugby Shop Holiday 2015 Catalog. (more…)

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Canterbury NZ named Technical SPonsor for Lions 2017 New Zealand tour

British and Irish Lions Announce Canterbury as New Apparel Partner

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The British and Irish Lions are preparing for their 2017 tour of New Zealand and announced on Thursday, November 5 that Canterbury will be the team’s official Apparel Partner for the tour.  The deal ends an 18-year association with adidas. (more…)

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Fans Welcome Victorious All Blacks Home

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The New Zealand All Blacks returned home today and received a heroes welcome as the 2015 Rugby World Cup champions.  And the celebrations started before the team could even get off the plane. (more…)

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$5 Ground Shipping – Countdown to Black Friday

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Shipping discounts are one of the most requested coupons World Rugby Shop receives from our fans.  And as part of our Countdown to Black Friday, WRS is offering $5 flat rate ground shipping on all orders. (more…)

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Rugby World Cup 2015 Called the ‘Best’ and ‘Biggest’ Ever

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A record number of countries bid to host the 2015 Rugby World Cup and when it was awarded to England, and a return to the game’s birthplace, in July 2009 there were high hopes that it would deliver a top notch tournament.  (more…)

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Rugby World Cup 2015 Champions T-Shirts and Jerseys

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The New Zealand All Blacks took care of business and did not let the ‘favorites’ tag slow them down on the way to winning the 2015 Rugby World Cup championship with a 34-17 win over Australia.  (more…)

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Wallabies Name Team for 2015 Rugby World Cup Final

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Australia is ready for the 2015 Rugby World Cup final.  Wallabies head coach Michael Cheika announced his starting XV today with only 1 change from the side that defeated Argentina in the semi-final last weekend. (more…)

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