Archive for the ‘Sports/Rugby’ Category

Canada seals 2nd shutout at Women’s Rugby World Cup

Sunday, August 13th, 2017
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Magali Harvey sealed Canada's second win of the women's rugby World Cup with a late try as the Canadians downed Wales 15-0 on Sunday.

Toronto Wolfpack, Keighley Cougars battle to a draw in Super 8s playoffs

Sunday, August 13th, 2017
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Matty Beharrell scored on a penalty kick in the 86th minute to tie the game for Keighley as the Cougars and Toronto Wolfpack played to a 26-26 draw on Sunday in the third round of the Kingstone Press League 1 Super 8s playoffs.

Watch the Toronto Wolfpack vs. Keighley Cougars in Super 8s playoffs

Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Watch the Toronto Wolfpack take on the Keighley Cougars in round three of the Super 8s playoffs on Sunday at 9:45 a.m. ET.

Harvey leads Canada to 98-0 rout in Women’s Rugby World Cup opener

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
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Canada is off to an impressive start at the 2017 Women's Rugby World Cup after posting a 98-0 rout of Hong Kong on Wednesday behind a huge game from Magali Harvey.

Canada gets reinforcements ahead of Women’s Rugby World Cup

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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Latoya Blackwood and Andrea Burk, who missed Canada's tour of New Zealand in June through injury, return to the lineup Wednesday as third-ranked Canada opens its Women's Rugby World Cup campaign against No. 23 Hong Kong in Dublin.

Canadian women’s rugby team ready for World Cup challenge

Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Canada's women's sevens team gave rugby a boost by winning bronze at the Rio 2016 Olympics. One year later, the 15s national team is ready to seize its shot at glory at the Rugby World Cup.

Toronto Wolfpack works over Workington Town in Super 8s playoffs

Sunday, August 6th, 2017
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The Toronto Wolfpack responded from a surprising loss last week to deliver a 68-0 win over Workington Town in the second match of the Super 8s playoffs on Sunday.

Mark Anscombe out as coach of men’s rugby team

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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Rugby Canada has fired Canadian men's coach Mark Anscombe.

Elissa Alarie’s cross-country gamble pays off for Canadian rugby

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Elissa Alarie is back in the 15s game on the the eve of her second Women's Rugby World Cup. This gives Canada, along with fellow former sevens star Magali Harvey, two of the team's top strike runners.

Watch the Toronto Wolfpack vs. Workington Town in Super 8s playoffs

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Watch live action on Sunday at 9:45 a.m. ET as the Toronto Wolfpack take on Workington Town in Super 8s playoffs.