In yesterday’s Part I examination of the past three-years of the HSBC World Rugby Men’s and Women’s Sevens Series, the key word for the top sides was consistency. A more specific probing indicates that this consistency translated into making frequently the semi-final round of four, thereby being able to score more points from higher tournament placements.
USA Men’s Results
An analysis of the... Read More
An analysis of the past three-years of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series indicates that consistency week-after-week generated the substantial points for the most competitive teams to finish high in both the Women’s and Men’s year end standings.
In the Women’s tournaments – 16 in total – Australia and New Zealand dominated the events, both averaging 17.9 points in three-years out of a possible... Read More
Paris 7s, Women’s Series – The first round of matches has already begun today with the USA Eagles celebrating a close victory over Japan 24-19 and a 21-14 win over Spain. The last game in pool play was a loss 14-5 against France. The Eagles advanced to the quarterfinals on Saturday.
All games played in Stade Jean Bouin. Australia lead New Zealand in the standings.
Pool A – Ireland, Wales, New... Read More
As predicted, last Saturday's Test match between Wales and South Africa in RFK Stadium, Washington, DC, underperformed expectations, resulting in a significant financial loss for Rugby International Marketing (RIM). The stadium seats 45,000 with a pre game breakeven estimated at 27,000. The official attendance number was 21,357, generating a substantial revenue shortfall.(Wales won 22-20.)
RIM... Read More
The 2018 Penn Mutual CRC television schedule:
Saturday, June 2: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET on ESPN2
Sunday, June 3: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET on ESPN2
Sunday, June 3: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.ET on ESPNEWS
All of the other matches featured in-stadium will be covered live on ESPN+, the first-ever multi-sport, and direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from The Walt Disney Company Direct-to-Consumer and... Read More
The United States Rugby Foundation and USA Rugby invite you to join them in helping honor the U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame Class of 2018 at this year's U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame Induction Dinner.
The seven newest members of the United States Rugby Hall of Fame will be inducted on Friday, June 15, 2018 in Houston at the Hall of Fame Induction Dinner being held the day before the U.S. Men's National Team... Read More
About the Bingham Cup in Amsterdam (June 2 to June 11)
The Mark Kendall Bingham Memorial Tournament is the biennial world championship of LGBTQIA+ and inclusive rugby clubs. First held in 2002, Bingham Cup is the premier global event promoting rugby union as an inclusive, non-discriminatory sport.
Bingham Cup is named in memory of 9/11 hero and rugby player Mark Bingham, who was instrumental in... Read More
MEN'S EAGLES SCHEDULE – JUNE 2018 TEST SERIES
Emirates Airline Summer Series vs. Russia
Saturday, June 9 - 6 p.m MT
Dick's Sporting Good's Park, Denver, CO
Emirates Airline Summer Series vs. Scotland
Saturday, June 16 - Time TBA
BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX
USA vs. Canada
Saturday, June 23 - |3 p.m. ET
Wanderers Grounds, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Major League Rugby, Week Six – Six teams return... Read More
Major League Rugby - Week Five: A weekend schedule for the two contests.
Saturday, May 19 - Houston away at NOLA, 4 p.m. ET. - CBSSN Game of the Week
Sunday, May 20 - Utah away at Seattle, 8:30 p.m. ET - ESPN and Root Sports
San Diego 2-2
Austin... Read More
Major League Rugby, Week 4- This week features three games played on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The schedule follows:
Friday, May 11 – Austin away at Utah. 9 p.m. ET, Game of the Week, CBSSN
Saturday, May 12 – Seattle away at NOLA, 1 p.m. ET. Cox/Root Sports, ESPN+
Sunday, May 13 – San Diego away at Glendale, 8 p.m. ET. Channel 4, San Diego, and... Read More