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Portugal beat England Students

Portugal beat England Students

England Students scored two tries in each half before going down 29-25 to Portugal’s national side in Lisbon. Portugal are ranked 20th in the world by the International Rugby Board, and…

Video of the Day – Swedish Guide to Rugby

Video of the Day – Swedish Guide to Rugby

Thanks to JonnyLewisFilms for this madcap Video of the Day, the crazy Swedish Guide to Rugby. You do need to stay with the whole video as it has some very…

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IRB broker new deal with Fiji rugby and their Government

The International Rugby Board (IRB) has brokered an agreement between the Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) and the Fiji Government which will see the Government’s commitment to significant investment in Fiji’s…

Rugby confirmed as third fastest-growing sport in USA

Rugby confirmed as third fastest-growing sport in USA

Rugby is now the third fastest growing sport in the United States according to a major study on sports participation. The study, conducted in 2010 by the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association…

Video of the Day – All hail the Slovenians

Video of the Day – All hail the Slovenians

Well it’s hats off, or rather than should be hats on (!) to the lads from Rugby Ljubljana in Slovenia for not letting something like a massive deluge of snow…

Romania are the final team to qualify for the Rugby World Cup 2011

Romania completes World Cup line-up

England and Scotland now know their final pool opponents for next year’s World Cup with Romania the last team to qualify for the New Zealand tournament. Romania held Uruguay to…

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Iran becomes IRB member

The global rugby family has a new member, with Iran being welcomed as the IRB’s 118th member union. The Iranian union joins heavyweights England, New Zealand, Wales and the rest after progressing through…