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Wolfpack ride 2nd-half outburst to remain undefeated this season

Saturday, February 16th, 2019
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?The Toronto Wolfpack scored three tries in 10 minutes in the second half to break open a tight game and dispatch previously unbeaten Widnes Vikings 30-6 in Betfred Championship rugby league play Saturday in Newcastle, England.

Turn the page: Toronto Wolfpack focused on Super League promotion

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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In 2017, the Toronto Wolfpack set out a five-year plan to earn its way into Super League. The bold ambition was almost realized in less than half that time, before a heartbreaking loss in the "Million Pound Game" at the end of last season. As Nigel Reed writes, that setback will ultimately serve the club well.

Watch Toronto Wolfpack vs. Widnes Vikings

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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Watch as the Toronto Wolfpack take on the Widnes Vikings in pursuit of their third straight win to start the season.

Matty Russell, Wolfpack run roughshod over hometown Hornets

Sunday, February 10th, 2019
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?Winger Matty Russell scored four tries Sunday as the visiting Toronto Wolfpack cruised to a 58-6 win over the Rochdale Hornets in Betfred Championship play.

Watch Toronto Wolfpack vs. Rochdale Hornets

Thursday, February 7th, 2019
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Watch as the Toronto Wolfpack play their second match of the season against the Rochdale Hornets on Sunday beginning at 10 a.m. ET.

Wolfpack blank Knights in season opener for new coach McDermott

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019
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?The Toronto Wolfpack made Brian McDermott's debut as coach a winning one Sunday in a 14-0 victory over York City Knights in Betfred Championship rugby league play.

Canadian men open with win over Kenya at Sydney 7s

Friday, February 1st, 2019
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Cole Davis, in just his second sevens tournament for Canada, scored two tries Saturday as the Canadian men opened their Sydney Sevens campaign with a 24-14 win over Kenya.

Watch Toronto Wolfpack vs. York City Knights

Friday, February 1st, 2019
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Watch live action beginning on Sunday at 10 a.m. ET as the Toronto Wolfpack play their first match of the season against the York City Knights.

Canadian women top Fiji, but fall to underdog Ireland at Sydney 7s

Thursday, January 31st, 2019
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It marked Ireland's second-ever win over Canada, which had won 11 of 13 matches previously this season on the HSBC Women's World Rugby Sevens Series. Series leader New Zealand was the only other team to beat Canada.

Canadian rugby 7s squads heating up as they head Down Under

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
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While the polar vortex encases much of Canada in a ferocious combination of snow, ice and sub-zero temperatures, they're getting a sweat on Down Under. For whatever reason, Australia seems to suit the Canadians, who will look to add to their success starting Thursday in Sydney.