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Dec 19, 2018
Project Alcatraz: Inside a Venezuelan businessman's dream to offer hardened convicts redemption through rugbyPlaying rugby, a game that requires teamwork and controlled aggression, means a day out in fresh air, free from handcuffs and grimy incarceration.
Dec 13, 2018
Former Arsenal and England captain Tony Adams named new president of Rugby Football LeagueFormer Arsenal and England captain Tony Adams has been named the new president of English rugby league's governing body, it announced on Wednesday.
Nov 18, 2018
Former Wales rugby captain and LGBT rights champion Gareth Thomas assaulted in Cardiff in homophobic assaultGareth Thomas, who played 100 times for Wales and captained the British and Irish Lions in two of his three appearances for the side, came out as gay in 2009 while still actively playing
Sep 20, 2018
Rugby World Cup kicks off in Japan amidst security concerns after back-to-back natural disasters in the regionThe Rugby World cup will begin in earnest shortly, but hosts Japan have a few reasons for concern, namely the fact that a couple of back-to-back natural disasters have rocked the nation and turned the event into a significantly more risky affair.
Nov 30, 2017
USA rugby head coach Mike Friday believes India can break new ground in women's sevens formatMike Friday, the head coach of the USA men's rugby sevens team, spent some time with the Indian U-17 girls' team to help them grow and develop ahead of the Asian Qualifier for Youth Olympics.
Nov 04, 2017
Laureus World Sports Awards, Best Sporting Moment November nominees: Mark Smith and Jarryd Haines's 'mateship'Mark Smith and Jarryd Haines, two young boys from Sydney, embody the ethos of close friendship and their story is one of the nominees for November’s Laureus Best Sporting Moment.
Oct 08, 2017
India vs Australia: Shrinking T20I matches due to rain blatantly cheats lovers of the sportTruncating a Twenty20 match makes no sense. You can throw all your logic at it and babble on about TV agreements and HR requirements but to reduce a game of cricket to 25 percent of the allotted time is absurd and cheats the fans
Jun 19, 2017
Confederations Cup 2017: Here's all you need to know about 'video assistant referee' technologyFIFA's newest technological addition Video Assistant Referee (VAR) makes its international debut at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup.
Feb 24, 2017
Premier League: Antonio Conte says he inculcated 'winning' mentality after meeting rugby coach Eddie JonesAntonio Conte said Thursday he had gained "inspiration" from meeting with England rugby coach Eddie Jones and experiencing the Australian's "winning" mentality at first hand.
Feb 06, 2017
Joost van der Westhuizen, South African rugby legend, succumbs to motor neurone disease aged 45South African legend Joost van der Westhuizen died on Monday aged 45 after a long battle with motor neurone disease, triggering a wave of tributes to one of rugby's greatest.