- All 48 matches of Rugby World Cup 2011 will be available live on
television to fans in Antarctica, Rugby World Cup Limited (RWCL) has
The remote Scott Base has a winter population of 13 New
Zealanders, an Australian and an Irishman and they will benefit
from RWC being broadcast into the Antarctic for the first
A live encrypted feed will be made... Read More
It's not all about the stats, but stats are fun anyway.
Here we look at some of the stats records in the World Cup, and who might
Points Career: Jonny Wilkinson, 249 Wilkinson has the all-time
record. He set it after scoring 67 in 2007 to pass the great Gavin Hastings
He will certainly have points-scoring opportunities playing... Read More
Well there’s more than one way to welcome a rugby team.
Piri Cribb, Master of Ceremonies during the USA’s welcome in Whanganui got
off a couple of memorable lines during the festivities.
With the Maori women dancers looking fetching in their traditional garb,
the Eagles couldn’t help but notice, and Cribb couldn’t help but notice
“That’s enough flirting from you lot -... Read More
Canada national team head coach Kieran Crowley knows something about world
played for New Zealand in 1987 in New Zealand, helping the All Blacks to
their only World Cup title. Now, as head coach of Canada, he wants to give
his team a great experience.
“"New Zealand is a young country and we are still building our history and
tradition, but this is where it all... Read More
The USA is settling into training time in Whanganui as they prepare to
clash with Ireland Sunday, Sept. 11.
Coach Eddie O’Sullivan would of course love to defeat his old employers,
Ireland, but clearly the Irish are favored.
"We're realistic,”O’Sullivan said Monday. “We've got three Tier 1 nations
in our pool and obviously Russia is the big game for us. That's the one
we... Read More
won’t be captain this season because he and his wife have a new baby to
take care of. He will continue to play, but the responsibility of
captaining the club has fallen to young No. 8 Ryan Burns. Still, the old
captain’s perspective is useful.
“Last year was a low point,” said Knipscher. “We had a coaching change and
field issues and lighting issues. We had three... Read More
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Miami of Ohio dominated the Midwest 7s tournament Sunday, averaging
over 38 points in their four wins and zero losses. With the win the
RedHawks have clinched the second automatic bid to the inaugural USA Rugby
7s National Championship Dec. 16-17 at a venue to be named later.
Miami impressed opposing coaches with their superior cohesion, physicality
and 7s aptitude. Four RedHawks,... Read More
The Glendale Lady Raptors pounded the Austin Valkyries 32-12
to improve to 1-0 in Competitive Region Two Saturday.
Glendale led the entire match and 17-0 at halftime. It wasn’t until the
game’s final minutes, with all Glendale subs made and a player lost to
injury, leaving the Raptors with 14 on the field, that Austin got on the
board with a pair of tries.
“We put our last three... Read More
Buffalo notched their first win of the season Saturday, 23-15 over the
visiting Detroit Tradesmen. The West New Yorkers ran out to a big advantage
early in the match and led 23-5 at intermission. They used superior ball
skill to move the larger Detroit pack around and keep them on the
“Good ball movement. That’s how we win games. We were doing that well in
the first... Read More