Latest Rugby Stories

2011-06-10 13:45:00

CHICAGO, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago has a new game in town for kids: rugby. On Sunday afternoons through mid-June, children ages 4 - 14 are playing touch rugby at Revere Park through a partnership between the Chicago Wapiti Rugby Football Club (CWRFC) and the Chicago Park District.

2011-04-13 05:29:00

BOURNEMOUTH, England, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LV= has teamed up with former England rugby star Matt Perry and cricket legend Mike Gatting OBE to unveil its groundbreaking new kit recycling initiative at The Stewart Hedlam School in Bethnal Green, East London. For the first time, families, schools and clubs will be able to give their unwanted rugby and cricket kit which will be donated to disadvantaged young people in the UK and overseas.

2011-03-30 11:56:00

ATLANTA, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlanta Bucks Rugby Football Club today announced the schedule of charity fundraising events for the Atlanta kick-off of rugby superstar Ben Cohen's first U.S. tour.

2010-11-30 11:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC Sports and Universal Sports will broadcast eight hours of live rugby coverage of the 2011 HSBC Sevens World Series event in Las Vegas the weekend of February 12-13.

2010-11-09 12:50:00

PHILADELPHIA, Pa., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The second-ever USA 7's Collegiate Rugby Championship, a Rugby Sevens World Cup-style tournament featuring 16 top-tier collegiate rugby teams, will be held at PPL Park in Chester, PA, on both Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5.

2010-11-04 01:25:51

Existing headgear and mouth guards have limited or no benefit in reducing concussions in rugby players.

2010-10-26 12:32:00

RUGBY, England, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Experian, the global information services company, announced that it has been selected by RBS to provide a range of global payment validation and data conversion services to the bank's corporate customers.

2010-10-12 18:24:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Terry O'Reilly, a former Rugby player for Cal, has initiated a formal request for information concerning the demolition of the Witter Rugby Field as part of the demotion of Rugby as a varsity sport at UC Berkeley.

2010-10-06 01:00:00

PONTYCLUN, MID GLAMORGAN, Wales, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Domino's Pizza in Pontyclun, Llantrisant, South Wales, were delighted to welcome international rugby star and Wales rugby captain, Ryan Jones to the official launch of the brand new store.

2010-06-07 07:25:00

In the news release, Utah Utes Win Inaugural USA 7's Rugby Collegiate Championship Invitational on NBC, issued 06-Jun-2010 by USA 7 over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the fourth paragraph, second sentence, should read "Cal was trailing 26-21 when junior Connor Ring touched down" rather than "senior Keegan Engelbrecht" as originally issued inadvertently.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").