Chris Robshaw off to a losing start in America

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The weekend's Major League Rugby kicked off with a doubleheader down in Texas which proved to be an exciting affair with tons of tries being scored between the four sides.     Adam Ashley-Cooper...

Major League Rugby Round 1 Preview

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The opening match of the fourth season of Major League Rugby will see San Diego Legion, who are coming off an unbeaten campaign, welcome Rugby United New York in Las Vegas.      San...

Major League Rugby Confirms 2021 Schedule

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Major League Rugby (MLR) announced today its 2021 season schedule, beginning with matches on March 20, 2021.   Entering its fourth season, MLR will feature 13 teams competing throughout North America...

Major League Rugby faces a pandemic – and corrosive politics

7 months ago by The Guardian

If season four of the US professional competition survives the coronavirus, it will kick-off without one of its founding teamsWhen Pat Guthrie was introduced to rugby union, in California in the 1990s,...

Harlequins boss lauds ‘unbelievable professional’ Chris Robshaw after final game

8 months ago by Breaking : Rugby

The 34-year-old former England captain played his 300th and final game for Quins before joining USA Major League outfit San Diego Legion.

Sevens Legend Signs For MLR Club

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The San Diego Legion have completed another top signing ahead of the 2021 Major League Rugby season with former South African Sevens Flyer Cecil Afrika joining the club.   Afrika follows fellow...

Premiership Rugby Permutations: Who Needs What In The Final Round?

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

On Sunday afternoon the final standings of the Premiership will be decided with all six games kicking off at 3 pm (local).   The race for a place in the playoffs comes to an end on...

Ma'a Nonu returns to Toulon

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After two years away from the club, former All Black centre Ma'a Nonu has agreed to rejoin the club, the French Top 14 side announced on Saturday.     In a statement on their website,...

USA Rugby announces steps towards World Cup bid, backed by MLR owners

9 months ago by The Guardian

Out of bankruptcy, union will undertake feasibility studyMLR owners back union in seeking investment for bidUSA Rugby will explore a bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2027 or 2031, an effort backed by...

Bristol keep it simple to move second after overpowering Northampton

9 months ago by The Guardian

Bristol 47-10 NorthamptonThe Bears move up to second above rivals SaleBristol moved to second in the table after eventually subduing understrength, out of form opponents by exploiting a one-man advantage...