Archive for the ‘Sports/Rugby’ Category

Future is bright for Canadian women’s rugby 7s squad

Sunday, June 16th, 2019
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All’s well that ended well. After winning bronze in the season-ending tournament in France, while locking up a spot at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Team Canada can start looking to the future. And the future looks bright.

Canada knock off France, advance to Cup semifinals at Biarritz 7s

Sunday, June 16th, 2019
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Canada's women's rugby sevens team have lmoved on to the Cup semifinals after scoring a 12-5 win over the host French on Sunday in Biarritz, France.

Liam Kay scores 150th career try in Wolfpack’s 70-8 drubbing of Rams

Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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Liam Kay scored two tries, including the 150th of his career, as the hometown Toronto Wolfpack routed the Dewsbury Rams 70-8 in rugby league action Saturday.

Canada takes opening match at crucial Biarritz 7s event

Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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Canada's women's rugby sevens team began their quest to lock up their spot at the 2020 Olympic Games with a 22-19 win over Spain on Saturday in Biarritz, France.

Toronto Wolfpack majority owner David Argyle fined for actions in racism scandal

Thursday, June 13th, 2019
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Toronto Wolfpack majority owner David Argyle has taken another hit in the racism scandal that cost him his job as chairman and CEO of the transatlantic rugby league team.The Rugby Football League fined Argyle 7,500 pounds ($12,765 CAD) for "unacceptable language" and other rule breaches.

Biarritz will be no vacation for Canadian women’s 7s

Thursday, June 13th, 2019
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Biarritz may be a luxury vacation destination, but this will be no holiday for the Canadian women's rugby sevens team. As Nigel Reed writes, the team underperformed at their own party in Langford, B.C., last month, and will be determined to finish the season with a flourish.

Watch Toronto Wolfpack vs. Dewsbury Rams

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
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Watch as the Toronto Wolfpack take on the Dewsbury Rams.

Watch women’s World Rugby Sevens in Biarritz

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
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Watch action from the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series event in Biarritz, France.

Ricky Leutele’s 2 tries lead Wolfpack to 15th win in 16 starts

Sunday, June 9th, 2019
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Ricky Leutele scored two tries and Andrew Dixon scored his 10th try in 10 games as the Toronto Wolfpack defeated Swinton Lions 34-14 on Sunday in rugby league play at Sale, England.

Wolfpack owner apologizes for racist taunt at Swinton Lions player

Friday, June 7th, 2019
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Toronto Wolfpack majority owner David Argyle has apologized after a Swinton Lions player accused him of racism.