Archive for the ‘Sports/Rugby’ Category

Rugby league player charged with making racial slur

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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Salford's Justin Carney has been charged with making a racial slur during the Red Devils' win over the Toronto Wolfpack in Sunday's fifth-round Ladbrokes Challenge Cup match. Carney was sent off in the 26th minute of Salford's 29-22 rugby league win over Toronto for the alleged abuse against veteran prop Ryan Bailey.

New Zealand tops Canada in dying seconds at Kitakyushu 7s Cup final

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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Michaela Blyde's try in the dying seconds lifted New Zealand to a 17-14 win over Canada at the Kitakyushu 7s Cup final in Japan on Sunday.

Toronto Wolfpack lose 1st competitive match, beaten by Super League’s Salford

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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The Toronto Wolfpack suffered their first loss in a competitive match Sunday, beaten 29-22 by the Salford Red Devils in the fifth round of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup.

Canadian women win 3 straight games to open Kitakyushu 7s

Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Canada's women's team opened Day 1 of the Kitakyushu Sevens rugby tournament with back-to-back victories on Saturday.

Canadian men win 1st rugby 7s tournament in Singapore

Sunday, April 16th, 2017
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The Canadian men's rugby sevens team made history on Sunday, taking a 26-19 victory over the U.S. in the Singapore Sevens final to capture their first-ever Cup win.

Canada to face All Blacks in Singapore rugby 7s quarter-finals

Saturday, April 15th, 2017
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Captain John Moonlight scored his 98th career try on the rugby sevens circuit as Canada advanced to the Cup quarter-finals at the Singapore Sevens on Saturday.

Toronto Wolfpack crush North Wales to remain undefeated in Kingstone Press League 1

Friday, April 14th, 2017
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The Toronto Wolfpack continue to roll in their first season in Kingstone Press League 1, scoring a convincing 80-0 win over the North Wales Crusaders on Friday in Wrexham, U.K.

Toronto Wolfpack vs. North Wales Crusaders

Friday, April 14th, 2017
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Watch the Toronto Wolfpack visit the North Wales Crusaders on Friday at 12 p.m. ET in Kingstone League Press League 1 action.

Toronto Wolfpack cruise to lopsided win over Doncaster

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
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Jack Bussey scored three tries as the Toronto Wolfpack cruised to an 82-6 victory over Doncaster on Sunday for the most emphatic win of the team's inaugural season.

Toronto Wolfpack vs. Doncaster RLFC

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
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Watch the Toronto Wolfpack visit the Doncaster RLFC in Kingstone League Press League 1 action.