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USA Rugby Submits Bid to Host World Cup Sevens in San Francisco

Golden Gate Bridge (Shutterstock) Click here for the 2014-2015 rugby viewing schedule. BOULDER, Colo. – USA Rugby officially announced Wednesday a bid has been submitted to World Rugby to host Rugby World Cup Sevens, to be held in 2018. USA Rugby, in conjunction with the San Francisco Giants, San Jose Earthquakes, and the Bay Area […]

USA Rugby Upsets No. 1 Fiji

USA Rugby Men’s Eagles Sevens (Martin Seras Lima/USA Rugby) Click here for the 2014-2015 rugby viewing schedule. The Men’s Eagles Sevens moved up to ninth in the 2014-15 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series standings with a Plate Final victory against Fiji Sunday at Cell C Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens. Captain Madison Hughes led the […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and run downs from third tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: Top Scores

Check out the best scores from the day two finals, include sideline ballet, some great chip and chase, a coast to coast run, and a Plate Final winning try from Perry Baker (USA).

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: Cup Final

In the Cup Final, the Springbok win their own tournament, beating New Zealand in a slug match, 26-17. It’s their second Cup win this season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: Interviews

Check out the interviews with Captain Kyle Brown, Werner Kok and Coach Neil Powell as the Springboks win big over New Zealand 26-17 to win the Cup.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: Baker Interview

Perry Baker talks about getting the winning try as Team USA gets it’s 4th career Plate Final win.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: USA wins Plate Final

In the Plate Final, After 21 losses Team USA gets just their 5th win over Fiji 21-14, thanks to a great kick to by Hughes and run by Perry Baker. In eight finals this is USA’s 4th Plate win.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: USA vs Scotland

In a Plate Semi-Final, Team USA gets the win 26-12, helped by two tries by Carlin Isles, and get
a rare advance to the Plate Final. Scotland meanwhile has been eliminated.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: USA vs New Zealand

In a Cup Quarter-Final, Team USA performs well against the all-might All Blacks, still the All Blacks move on to the Cup Semi-Final 28-7.

2014 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series: Port Elizabeth, South Africa: Day 2 (Mobile)

The South African leg of the IRB Sevens Rugby World Series will take place in Port Elizabeth on the 13th and 14th of December 2014 at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

2014 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series: Port Elizabeth, South Africa: Day 2

The South African leg of the IRB Sevens Rugby World Series will take place in Port Elizabeth on the 13th and 14th of December 2014 at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

2014 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series: Port Elizabeth, South Africa: Day 1

The South African leg of the IRB Sevens Rugby World Series will take place in Port Elizabeth on the 13th and 14th of December 2014 at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

2014 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series: Port Elizabeth, South Africa: Day 1 (Mobile)

The South African leg of the IRB Sevens Rugby World Series will take place in Port Elizabeth on the 13th and 14th of December 2014 at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

USA Rugby to Host National Team Olympic Recruitment Camp

USA Rugby announced Thursday the first National Team Olympic Recruitment Camp, set for the United States Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif., Jan. 10, 2015. “I was drafted by the New England Patriots in 2012 and before I made it to the NFL I was playing rugby on various club and national teams,” said […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and run downs from second tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: Top Scores

Check out the best scores from the day two finals, featuring a coast-to-coast run, some awesome chip and chase, and an extra time game winning try

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: Interviews

South Africa Captain Kyle Brown and Coach Neil Powell talk about winning the Cup.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: Cup Final

After a tight first half, South Africa blows Australia away in the second half to win the second tournament of the season, 33-7.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: USA vs France

After winning the Bowl in Australia, Team USA sits out this week, getting knocked out in the Bowl Semi-Final by France 24-15.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: USA vs Japan

In a Bowl Quarter-Final, it was a tale of two halves as Team USA just barely defeats Japan with a successful conversion kick 14-12. Team USA moves on to the Bowl semi-final and Japan still looks for a win.

2014 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series: Dubai, UAE: Day 2 (Mobile)

From humble beginnings 45 years ago, The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens has developed into a wonderful three day event that attracts fans from all around the world.The action on the pitch is of the highest quality – as you’d expect, with Dubai the second round of the HSBC Sevens World Series, and the opening round of the IRB Women’s Sevens World Series. But the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is also a big social occasion, too.

2014 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series: Dubai, UAE: Day 2

From humble beginnings 45 years ago, The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens has developed into a wonderful three day event that attracts fans from all around the world.The action on the pitch is of the highest quality – as you’d expect, with Dubai the second round of the HSBC Sevens World Series, and the opening round of the IRB Women’s Sevens World Series. But the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is also a big social occasion, too.

2014 World Rugby Women’s Sevens World Series: Dubai, UAE: Cup FInal

Twelve teams will kick off the 2014-2015 Women’s Sevens World Series in Dubai on December 4 and 5, 2014. The women’s rugby 7s tournament will be played alongside the men’s HSBC series and will take place at the historic 7he Sevens Stadium. Reigning WSWS champions New Zealand are back in Pool A along with the USA, Russia and China. Pool B pits Australia, Spain, France and South Africa. Finally, Pool C is made up of Canada, England, Fiji and Olympic Games’ hosts Brazil.

2014 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series: Dubai, UAE: Day 1 (Mobile)

From humble beginnings 45 years ago, The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens has developed into a wonderful three day event that attracts fans from all around the world.The action on the pitch is of the highest quality – as you’d expect, with Dubai the second round of the HSBC Sevens World Series, and the opening round of the IRB Women’s Sevens World Series. But the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is also a big social occasion, too.

2014 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series: Dubai, UAE: Day 1

From humble beginnings 45 years ago, The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens has developed into a wonderful three day event that attracts fans from all around the world.The action on the pitch is of the highest quality – as you’d expect, with Dubai the second round of the HSBC Sevens World Series, and the opening round of the IRB Women’s Sevens World Series. But the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is also a big social occasion, too.

Coming to USN: 2015 Rugby World Cup

The IRB Rugby World Cup comes to Universal Sports next September.

U.S. A Sleeping Giant of World Rugby: Wallabies’ Greats

Sam Cane of the All Blacks scores a try during the International Test Match between the United States of America and the New Zealand All Blacks at Soldier Field on November 1, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images) (Reuters) – The United States was the ‘sleeping giant’ of world rugby and the […]

2014 Rugby: London, England: Barbarians F.C. vs. Australia

On Saturday November 1, the Barbarians will kick start the Autumn Internationals at Twickenham with an eagerly anticipated opening match against Australia. The Wallabies have one of the most exciting backlines in world rugby and along with the Barbarians attacking ethos, both teams will look forward to showcasing their skills, guaranteeing some entertaining running rugby on the day.

One Year to Go Until IRB Rugby World Cup 2015

USA Rugby Men’s Eagles (Michael Lee/Taiwan Mike Photography) Click here for the 2014-2015 rugby viewing schedule. Universal Sports Network and NBC Sports Group today announced multi-platform coverage plans for next year’s IRB Rugby World Cup 2015 one year out from the tournament final at Twickenham Stadium in London, England. From September 18 through October 31, 2015, […]

USA Rugby vs. All Blacks Preview

USA Eagles vs. All Blacks (Meghan Wojnowski/USA Rugby) Click here to receive information about the Rugby World Cup 2015. The USA Rugby Men’s Eagles will take on the New Zealand All Blacks in a historic match on November 1. Here’s what you need to know: Television Coverage Universal Sports Network will host a pre-game show at […]

Rugby: All Blacks see Blackhawk Game in Chicago

After a long practice session, the All Blacks team had the chance to take in an ice hockey game, something rarely seen in their native of New Zealand.

Rugby: Team USA prepares to take on the New Zealand All Blacks

The USA Eagles arrived for their first day of training on a practice pitch just outside of downtown Chicago. The squad began preparation for one of the greatest challenges in USA Rugby history, taking on the New Zealand All Blacks on American turf this Saturday.

Rugby: New Zealand’s All Blacks Union Arrives in Chicago

After an 18-hour flight, New Zealand’s mighty All-Blacks Rugby Union has landed in America in preparation for their upcoming match on November 1st. Watch the team as they land at the O’Hare airport in Chicago for their first game in America this Saturday.

2015 Rugby World Cup: Coming to USN

The IRB Rugby World Cup comes to Universal Sports next September.

USA Rugby Eagles Win Bowl at Gold Coast Sevens

Click here for the 2014-2015 schedule of rugby matches on Universal Sports. GOLD COAST, Queensland – The Men’s Eagles Sevens staved off a second-half comeback from France Sunday at Cbus Super Stadium to win the match, 31-15, and the Bowl at Gold Coast Sevens. Zack Test kicked off the festivities with the match’s first try […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and run downs from first tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Top Scores

20141011_irb_australia_m7_top_scores_4Check out the best scores from the day two finals, featuring some great runs, missed tackles, great passes, and a sneaky little try.W19671A05

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Cup Final

Fiji crushed England to advance to the Cup Final, then survived a second half blitz by Samoa to win the first Cup of the new season, 31-24.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Fiji Interviews

Coach Ben Ryan and Captain Osea Kolinisau talk about getting the first Cup win of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: USA Interviews

New Coach Mike Friday, Captain Madison Hughes and new man Perry Baker talk about winning the Bowl and their hopes for the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: USA vs France

In the Bowl Final Team USA survives a second half comeback from France to win 31-15. A great way to start the season opener.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: USA vs Portugal

In the Bowl Semi-Final, the US Eagles blank Portugal 33-0 as their two speedsters Carlin Isles and new man Perry Baker rack up tries.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: USA vs Japan

Armed with two speedsters, Carlin Isles and new man Perry Baker, Team USA dominates Japan in the Bowl Quarter-Final 26-5.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast, Australia: Day 2

This weekend sees Australia host the opening round of the Series at the Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast, with New Zealand the defending Series and tournament champions heading into the tournament.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast, Australia: Day 2 (Mobile)

This weekend sees Australia host the opening round of the Series at the Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast, with New Zealand the defending Series and tournament champions heading into the tournament.

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast, Australia: Day 1 (Mobile)

This weekend sees Australia host the opening round of the Series at the Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast, with New Zealand the defending Series and tournament champions heading into the tournament.

Olympic Berths up the Ante for Rugby Sevens World Series

Click here for the 2014-2015 schedule of rugby matches on Universal Sports. By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY, Oct 9 (Reuters) – With berths at the 2016 Olympics up for grabs, the rugby sevens world series will take on an extra edge when competition gets underway with the opening round on the Gold Coast this weekend. The […]

2014 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast, Australia: Day 1

This weekend sees Australia host the opening round of the Series at the Cbus Super Stadium on the Gold Coast, with New Zealand the defending Series and tournament champions heading into the tournament.

2014-2015 Rugby Viewing Schedule

Date Event TV Time (ET) Live Online (ET) 10/10 Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast  –  7:30 PM 10/11 Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast  –  7:15 PM 10/12 Rugby Sevens World Series: Gold Coast 11:00 PM  – 11/1 Barbarians FC vs. Australia 10:30 AM 10:30 AM 11/1 USA Eagles vs. All Blacks Pre Show 3:00 PM 3:00 PM 12/6 Rugby Sevens World […]

2014 Youth Olympics: Rugby Finals

In Women’s Australia takes Gold, Canada Silver, China Bronze, USA 4th. In Men’s France takes Gold, beating the undefeated Argentinians who settle for Silver. And Fiji shutout Kenya for Bronze.

2014 Youth Olympics: Women’s Rugby Semi-Finals

In the Women’s Rugby Sevens, Team USA suffered defeat at the hands of Australia, and China’s winning streak can to an end in a rematch with Canada. Australia and Canada will now play for the Gold.

2014 Youth Olympics: China defeats USA in Rugby

In Women’s Sevens Rugby, China is now 4-0 and moves on to the semi-finals beating Team USA 29-7. Team USA drops to a record of 0-3 with one draw.

2014 Youth Olympics: Day 1: Women’s USA Rugby

After the first day of Pool Play, Team USA has tied with Spain and lost to Canada, giving them a record of 0-1-1, and a tough road to advance.

 
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