Archive for the ‘Sports/Rugby’ Category

Canadian men fall to hosts South Africa in bronze match at Cape Town rugby 7s

Sunday, December 10th, 2017
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Canada held tough against the host nation South Africa, but the push wasn't enough as they lost 19-17 in the bronze medal match at the World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Cape Town.

Watch action from men’s rugby 7s from Cape Town

Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Watch Saturday beginning at 3:15 a.m. ET as Canada's men's rugby sevens team play in the second tournament 2017-2018 season in Cape Town, South Africa.

Canadian rugby 7s women drop bronze match at World Series

Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Canada's women's rugby sevens team was not able to secure a medal at the World Series season opener in Dubai on Friday.

Canadian rugby 7s women go 3-0 to reach quarters at World Series

Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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Canada's women's sevens team had a good start to the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series on Thursday, going 3-0 on the first day of the Dubai Sevens to qualify for its 27th straight Cup quarter-final.

Watch Canada compete in rugby 7s from Dubai

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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Watch as Canada's rugby sevens teams kicks off the 2017-2018 season from Dubai. Ghislaine Landry captains the women's squad, while Harry Jones captains the men's.

Canadian men’s rugby 7s team hopes to impress in bid to regain funding

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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After a breakthrough campaign that saw their first ever tournament win on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, the Canadian men kick off the 2017-18 season in Dubai on Friday looking to show their worth.

CFLer Tevaughn Campbell crosses over to rugby sevens

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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He once thought the sport was "crazy," but Tevaughn Campbell is now hooked on rugby sevens and the CFL free agent is looking to crack Canada's national team.

Canadian women’s rugby captain Kelly Russell retires

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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Kelly Russell, a hard-hitting high-flying forward who helped Canada to some of its finest rugby moments in both sevens and 15s, has announced her retirement from the international game.

Canada falls in rugby league World Cup semis to mighty Australia

Sunday, November 26th, 2017
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Australia ran in 11 tries to Canada's one as the defending champion Jillaroos defeated the Canada Ravens 58-6 in Sunday's semifinal at the Rugby League World Cup.

Canadian women score historic win at Rugby League World Cup

Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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Natasha Smith scored three tries as Canada made history by defeating Papua New Guinea 22-8 for its first ever win at the Rugby League World Cup in Sydney, Australia, on Sunday.