Archive for the ‘Sports/Rugby’ Category

Veteran Wolfpack forwards Cory Paterson, Richard Whiting retire

Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Toronto Wolfpack forwards Cory Paterson and Richard Whiting have announced their retirement from rugby league.

Rising star Hannah Darling retires from Canadian women’s rugby 7s team

Sunday, October 14th, 2018
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Hannah Darling, a rising star in Canadian rugby sevens and a member of the bronze medal-winning team at the Rio Olympics, has retired from the national team.

Wolfpack fall short of Super League promotion

Sunday, October 7th, 2018
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The Toronto Wolfpack's quest for promotion to the top tier of rugby league was thwarted Sunday following a 4-2 loss to the London Broncos.

Win and you’re in: Toronto Wolfpack look for Super League promotion in Million Pound Game

Sunday, October 7th, 2018
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Toronto hosts London Broncos on Sunday (2 p.m. ET, CBCSports.ca) with a place in the top-flight Super League on the line. Whatever happens — the bookies favour Toronto — it's a remarkable story given the transatlantic Wolfpack have only been around two seasons.

Watch the Million Pound Game: Toronto Wolfpack vs. London Broncos

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
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There is one spot remaining for promotion in the Super League, and the premise of Sunday's game is simple: Win, and you're in. Watch live action beginning at 2 p.m. ET as the Toronto Wolfpack look to earn promotion as they host the London Broncos in the winner-take-all Million Pound Game.

Toronto Wolfpack to play London Broncos for promotion in Million Pound Game

Sunday, September 30th, 2018
Leeds Rhinos v Toronto Wolfpack Super 8's The Qualifiers

The Toronto Wolfpack will have to win promotion the hard way. Thanks to Hull Kingston Rovers' 30-0 win over Widnes Vikings on Sunday in the final game of the Super 8s Qualifiers, the transatlantic rugby league team will host London Broncos next weekend in the so-called Million Pound Game with a Super League place on the line.

Toronto Wolfpack win, remain on the verge of Super League promotion

Friday, September 28th, 2018
Leeds Rhinos v Toronto Wolfpack Super 8's The Qualifiers

A drop goal by Gareth O'Brien snapped a tie with under five minutes remaining, and secured 17-16 away win for the Toronto Wolfpack against the Leeds Rhinos on Friday. That victory assures the team a chance at promotion to the Super League - whether that's automatic, or through a play-in game, will be decided on Sunday.

Watch the Super 8s qualifier: Toronto Wolfpack vs. Leeds Rhinos

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
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Watch as the Toronto Wolfpack look to keep rolling in their final Super 8s qualifier match against the Leeds Rhinos.

Canadian men’s rugby 7s players set for union vote

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018
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Members of the Canadian men's rugby sevens team, who are currently boycotting training, vote Monday on whether to have the United Steelerworkers represent them.

Toronto Wolfpack take another step towards Super League promotion

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
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The Toronto Wolfpack kept on track for Super League promotion with a tense 20-12 win over Widnes on Saturday afternoon in Toronto's Lamport Stadium, relegating the Vikings from English rugby league's top flight after a seven-year stay.