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USA Eagles Qualify for IRB Rugby World Cup 2015

MARIETTA, Ga. – The Men’s Eagles scored three tries in eight minutes in a 32-13 win against Uruguay Saturday at Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University to qualify for the IRB Rugby World Cup 2015. Both teams entered the second leg of the RWC Qualifier even after last weekend’s 27-27 draw at Estadio Charrua […]

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series : Hong Kong, China: Day 3 (Mobile)

For the second year running, Hong Kong will welcome a record 28 teams to the Sevens. This year’s Sevens will play host to the HSBC Sevens World Series (HSBC SWS) competition amongst the 15 core teams on the Series and Asia’s third-ranked side Sri Lanka, and a simultaneous 12-team international qualifier competition, the winner of which will be promoted to the HSBC SWS in 2014/2015.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series : Hong Kong, China: Day 3

For the second year running, Hong Kong will welcome a record 28 teams to the Sevens. This year’s Sevens will play host to the HSBC Sevens World Series (HSBC SWS) competition amongst the 15 core teams on the Series and Asia’s third-ranked side Sri Lanka, and a simultaneous 12-team international qualifier competition, the winner of which will be promoted to the HSBC SWS in 2014/2015.

2014 IRB Qualifying Rugby Match: USA vs Uruguay

USA dominated Uruguay in the second half and finished the game with a score of 32-13. With this win, Team USA is going to the Finals World Cup.

2014 IRB Qualifying Rugby Match: USA vs Uruguay: Suniula Brothers Score Back to Back

The Samoan brothers Shalom and Andrew Suniula, scored for the USA team within minutes of each other in the second half of the World Cup Qualifier.

2014 IRB Qualifying Rugby Match: USA vs Uruguay: Todd Clever Get’s Tackled Hard

Todd Clever get’s tackled very hard in the first 15 minutes of the game and stays on the ground tip the ball is dead. He continued to play the rest of the game even though team doctors suspect a rib fracture.

2014 IRB Qualifying Rugby Match: USA vs Uruguay: Clever interview

Todd Clever (USA) talks about fracturing his rib and the USA Rugby team continuing to the Finals World Cup.

USA Eagles Play For Spot in IRB Rugby World Cup

To qualify for the 2015 IRB Rugby World Cup in England, the USA Men’s Eagles need to defeat Uruguay on Saturday, March 29, at 3 PM ET LIVE from Atlanta. With a spot in the Rugby World Cup on the line, Saturday’s match cannot end in a tie. If USA and Uruguay are deadlocked at the […]

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Tokyo, Japan: Day 2

We arrive in Tokyo for round six of the HSBC Sevens World Series, a week of action that will determine who heads to round seven in Hong Kong in a positive frame of mind.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Tokyo, Japan: Day 2 (Mobile)

We arrive in Tokyo for round six of the HSBC Sevens World Series, a week of action that will determine who heads to round seven in Hong Kong in a positive frame of mind.

2014 IRB Women’s Rugby Sevens Series – Day 2: Atlanta, GA [USA]

The IRB Women’s Sevens World Series is headed for Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University the weekend of Feb. 15-16. Atlanta 7s will be the largest international sporting event in the state of Georgia since the Games of the XXVI Olympiad in Atlanta, which sold more than 8.3 million tickets in 1996.

2014 IRB Women’s Rugby Sevens Series – Day 1: Atlanta, GA [USA]

The IRB Women’s Sevens World Series is headed for Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University the weekend of Feb. 15-16. Atlanta 7s will be the largest international sporting event in the state of Georgia since the Games of the XXVI Olympiad in Atlanta, which sold more than 8.3 million tickets in 1996.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Wellington, New Zealand: Day 2

The Sevens Wellington is the fifth tournament of the series and is held in Wellington, New Zealand. The 2012/13 World Series winners and reigning champions are New Zealand, who have won the series eleven times in all. The other Series winners have been Fiji (2005/06), South Africa (2008/09) and Samoa (2009/10).

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Wellington, New Zealand: Day 2 (Mobile)

The Sevens Wellington is the fifth tournament of the series and is held in Wellington, New Zealand. The 2012/13 World Series winners and reigning champions are New Zealand, who have won the series eleven times in all. The other Series winners have been Fiji (2005/06), South Africa (2008/09) and Samoa (2009/10).

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Wellington, New Zealand: Day 1 (Mobile)

The Sevens Wellington is the fifth tournament of the series and is held in Wellington, New Zealand. The 2012/13 World Series winners and reigning champions are New Zealand, who have won the series eleven times in all. The other Series winners have been Fiji (2005/06), South Africa (2008/09) and Samoa (2009/10).

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Wellington, New Zealand: Day 1

The Sevens Wellington is the fifth tournament of the series and is held in Wellington, New Zealand. The 2012/13 World Series winners and reigning champions are New Zealand, who have won the series eleven times in all. The other Series winners have been Fiji (2005/06), South Africa (2008/09) and Samoa (2009/10).

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Wellington, New Zealand

The Sevens Wellington is the fifth tournament of the series and is held in Wellington, New Zealand. The 2012/13 World Series winners and reigning champions are New Zealand, who have won the series eleven times in all. The other Series winners have been Fiji (2005/06), South Africa (2008/09) and Samoa (2009/10). Video will stream on this […]

2014 IRB Sevens World Series: Las Vegas, NV, USA: Day 3

Started in 1999, the HSBC Sevens World Series is an annual elite-level competition series between nations, whose top professional rugby players compete against each other throughout the year for the World Series Title.

2014 IRB Sevens World Series: Las Vegas, NV, USA: Day 2

Started in 1999, the HSBC Sevens World Series is an annual elite-level competition series between nations, whose top professional rugby players compete against each other throughout the year for the World Series Title.

2014 IRB Sevens World Series: Las Vegas, NV, USA: Day 1

Started in 1999, the HSBC Sevens World Series is an annual elite-level competition series between nations, whose top professional rugby players compete against each other throughout the year for the World Series Title.

2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Cup: Port Elizabeth, South Africa: Day 2

The weekend long tournament plays host to 16 international sides and is widely regarded as the most beautiful stop of the IRB Sevens World Series. Port Elizabeth is on the beach with stunning vistas and an incredible stadium to match.

2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Cup: Port Elizabeth, South Africa: Day 2

The weekend long tournament plays host to 16 international sides and is widely regarded as the most beautiful stop of the IRB Sevens World Series. Port Elizabeth is on the beach with stunning vistas and an incredible stadium to match.

2013 IRB Rugby Killik Cup: London: Top scores

Checkout the best 3 scores as Barbarians deeated Fiji 43-19 to earn the Killik Cup trophy.

2013 IRB Rugby Killik Cup: London: Barbarians vs. Fiji

The Barbarians dominated Fiji with a final score of 43-19. The Barbarians scored 36 unanswered points after Fiji scored first in the opening minutes of the game. The Killik Cup Celebrates 100 years of Fijian Rugby.

2013 IRB Sevens World Series: Dubai, UAE: Day 2

From what was started 43 years ago by a small band of British expatriates at Dubai Exiles RFC, the Emirates Dubai Rugby Sevens has now evolved into one of the premier Sevens events worldwide.

2013 IRB Sevens World Series: Dubai, UAE: Day 2

From what was started 43 years ago by a small band of British expatriates at Dubai Exiles RFC, the Emirates Dubai Rugby Sevens has now evolved into one of the premier Sevens events worldwide.

2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast: Day 2

The IRB Sevens World Series, known officially as the HSBC Sevens World Series since the 2010-11 season through sponsorship from banking group HSBC, is an annual series of international rugby Sevens tournaments run by the International Rugby Board featuring national Sevens teams. The series, organized for the first time in the 1999-2000 season, was formed to develop an elite-level competition series between rugby nations and develop the Sevens game into a viable commercial product for the IRB.

2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast: Day 2 (mobile)

The IRB Sevens World Series, known officially as the HSBC Sevens World Series since the 2010-11 season through sponsorship from banking group HSBC, is an annual series of international rugby Sevens tournaments run by the International Rugby Board featuring national Sevens teams. The series, organized for the first time in the 1999-2000 season, was formed to develop an elite-level competition series between rugby nations and develop the Sevens game into a viable commercial product for the IRB.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Qualifier: Game 2: CAN vs USA

In game 2 of a 2 game series, Canada beat the USA 13-11, winning the series by a total of 20 points. CAN automatically advances the the WC in 2015 while the USA will have to play a qualifying playoff match against Uruguay.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Qualifier: Game 2: Ciaran Hearn Interview

Canada’s Ciaran Hearn talks about his team’s hard fought win over the USA (13-11) and what it feels like to earn a spot in the Rugby World Cup in 2015.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup: Qualifying: Canada vs. USA

The first direct qualifier for Rugby World Cup 2015 in England will be known on Saturday when Canada and USA complete the second of two legs to determine the Americas 1 qualifier.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup: Qualifying: Canada vs. USA (mobile)

The first direct qualifier for Rugby World Cup 2015 in England will be known on Saturday when Canada and USA complete the second of two legs to determine the Americas 1 qualifier. This event airs Aug 24 @4:00pmET. 

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Qualifier: Todd Clever interview

Team USA captain Todd Clever talks about his teams tough 27-9 loss to Canada and disagreeing with some of the officiating in the game.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Qualifier: Aaron Carpenter interview

Canada’s Aaron Carpenter talks about his teams 27-9 win over the USA and what it means to win the 1st of 2 games versus the USA.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Qualifier: CAN vs USA

In the 1st of a 2 set series, its was Canada who walked away victorious over the USA. CAN won with a final score of 9-27. CAN is 37-12-1 all-time against the USA.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Day 3 Action

Check out the hard hitting action of day three, filled with bone jarring tackles and take downs.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: New Zealand men’s Interviews

New Zealand’s Men’s head coach, Gordon Tietjens, and captain, D J Forbes, talk about winning their second World Cup title, (2001, 2013).

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: New Zealand women’s Interviews

New Zealand’s Women’s head coach, Sean Horan, and captain, Huriana Manuel, talk about their
big win today.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Rugby in the rain

Just before the finals, the rain poured down in buttons, which made for some usual, challenging and sloppy play

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: New Zealand wins Cup

New Zealand dominates on the wet rainy field blanking England 33-0. It’s the second World Cup win for New Zealand (2001, 2013).

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Women’s: USA vs New Zealand

In the Cup Semi-Final, New Zealand’s defense held out to get the win and advance to the Cup Final 19-10 over the USA.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: USA vs Argentina

In the Bowl Quarter-Final, too many mistakes play into Argentina’s hands as they move on to the Semi-Final beating the American Eagles 28-5.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Day 3 (mobile)

Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 will be held in Moscow, Russia between 28-30 June. It will be the sixth RWC Sevens and the second comprising a men’s and women’s tournament, following the event in Dubai in 2009. The defending men’s champions are Wales. Australia were the inaugural women’s champions. This event airs 6/30 @ 1:30amET.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Day 3

Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 will be held in Moscow, Russia between 28-30 June. It will be the sixth RWC Sevens and the second comprising a men’s and women’s tournament, following the event in Dubai in 2009. The defending men’s champions are Wales. Australia were the inaugural women’s champions.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: USA vs New Zealand

The USA lost to New Zealand with a final score of 26-19. USA put on a dominating performance in the 1st half of the game, but a costly interception that lead to a New Zealand score in the 2nd half changed the momentum of the game.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: CAN vs USA

Playing in Pool D, The USA lost to CAN by just 1 point, with a final score of 14-15. The USA played from behind throughout the entire game and looked to score the winning try with just 3 minutes left, until a costly error turned the ball over to CAN.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Day 2 (mobile)

Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 will be held in Moscow, Russia between 28-30 June. It will be the sixth RWC Sevens and the second comprising a men’s and women’s tournament, following the event in Dubai in 2009. The defending men’s champions are Wales. Australia were the inaugural women’s champions. This event airs 6/29 @ 1:00amET.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Day 2

Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 will be held in Moscow, Russia between 28-30 June. It will be the sixth RWC Sevens and the second comprising a men’s and women’s tournament, following the event in Dubai in 2009. The defending men’s champions are Wales. Australia were the inaugural women’s champions.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Day 1 Action

Check out the hard hitting action of day one, complete with bone jarring tackles.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: USA vs Georgia: Hawkins Interview

Team USA captain Matt Hawkins talks about the team’s first win in pool play.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: USA vs Georgia

In pool C play on day one, the American Eagles defeat the weaker seed Georgians with a big first half, 26-19. Meanwhile Canada lost to New Zealand in the pool.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Day 1

Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 will be held in Moscow, Russia between 28-30 June. It will be the sixth RWC Sevens and the second comprising a men’s and women’s tournament, following the event in Dubai in 2009. The defending men’s champions are Wales. Australia were the inaugural women’s champions.

2013 IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens: Day 1 (mobile)

Rugby World Cup Sevens 2013 will be held in Moscow, Russia between 28-30 June. It will be the sixth RWC Sevens and the second comprising a men’s and women’s tournament, following the event in Dubai in 2009. The defending men’s champions are Wales. Australia were the inaugural women’s champions. This event airs 6/28 @ 7:00amET. 

2013 IRB Junior World Championships: Finals Match

The IRB Junior World Championship is an international rugby union competition. This event replaced the IRB’s former age-grade world championships, the Under 19 and Under 21 World Championships.

 
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