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Thursday, December 3, 2015

Opening Kick

Opening Kick is a segment devoted to bringing you all Eagles and U.S.A. Rugby news in one location. It is brought to you everyday by Rugby Marketplace, your independent rugby store

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National Teams/PRO Rugby:

Michael Johnson spoke to the Eagles ahead of the Dubai 7s and ESPN is talking about rugby.

Uruguay has confirmed that they will host the U.S. in the Americas Six Nations. With that we know the complete U.S. schedule.

PRO Rugby has announced their first player combine to be held later this month.

The PRP and ARP are going to be impacted by PRO Rugby. We look at some potential positives and negatives.

The Women Eagles 7s did not have a good day one at the Dubai 7s losing all three matches.

The latest Red, White, and Black Eye podcast is out talking PRO Rugby, the ACRC Bowl Series, and more.

Take the jump to read more.

Americas Rugby News looks at who is pro and who is amateur in the second rows of Americas teams.

Club/College:

The College 7s Nationals are headed to Cary, North Carolina next spring.

The Northeast Academy has named their men's and women's rosters for the Tobago 7s.

The dates for the Saratoga Sevens have been announced.

Alex Goff checks in with Salisbury, Minnesota-Duluth, and weighs in on the CRC field.

The school newspaper has more on Arizona finishing up their preseason.

Canada:

It looks like Canada (and the U.S.) aren't going to be facing a Tier I team next November.

World:

South Africa are the latest team to be in search of a new coach as Heyneke Meyer has stepped down.

What does David Pocock do in the offseason? He helps stop poaching.

Mathieu Bastareaud has signed a new five year deal with Toulon while Pat Lam has joined Bristol.

The Southern Kings are just months away from Super Rugby but will be without head Janse van Rensburg

1 comment:

  1. Does anyone know how to stream the sevens this weekend?

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