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Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Opening Kick


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National Teams/ODAs:

Ben Pinkelman and Maka Unufe have returned from injury to play for the Eagles 7s in Vegas. Carlin Isles is out of the season with an injury.

We take our best guess at who will start for the Eagles against Argentina XV on Saturday.

Our player grades are in for the Eagles vs. Chile match. They mostly do well.

The USA Islanders, a team made up of U.S.-eligible players of Pacific Islander heritage, is one of the best ideas we've heard in awhile. We spoke with Vaha Esikia about the team.

Blaine Scully recently previewed Cardiff's match against Munster.

Bo Newsome has an op-ed on reaching African American rugby players.

Take the jump to read more.

Club/College:

The Austin Huns have lined up a friendly against Richmond.

The latest Canterbury DI-A Top 20 is out with St. Mary's in first.

World:

Women's Super Rugby has been announced as the new topflight competition in England. 

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