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Rugby sevens still a mystery to many

...and games are over in 20 minutes.It's rugby sevens, and it's a bit of a mystery...be next year in Rio de Janeiro, where rugby returns to the Olympics after a 92-year...sport is easily understood and followed in rugby-playing countries like New Zealand or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-11/rugby-sevens-still-myste
Augusta Furies women's rugby club has sights set on making a deep run in the playoffs

The Augusta Furies women's rugby club will chase history this weekend in the USA Rugby Southern Conference Championships at Blanchard...the Furies began playing a physical brand of rugby this year. Jorolemon said the new style of play...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-11/augusta-furies-women
Australian rugby star reaches deal with 49ers

SAN FRANCISCO - Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne is getting his shot...his career in the Australian National Rugby League to pursue an NFL job across the...fairest player over the entire National Rugby League regular season. He was named...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-03/australian-rugby-star-reaches
IOC chief confident stadium in Tokyo will be ready for 2020 Summer Olympics

...means the new stadium won't be ready in time for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, a bitter blow for that sport, which will stage...opening ceremony of the Olympics is only nine months after the Rugby World Cup's championship game, a tight timeline if the stadium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-18/ioc-chief-confident-stad
Overtime

...mura said the government considered a design change, but decided that would make it impossible to finish in time for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the first event scheduled for the stadium.? French President Francois Hollande held a special ceremony to promote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-14/overtime
Rugby is more than a sport -- it's a family

...a different kind.The British sport of rugby shares a lot of characteristics with its...growing in the United States. Augusta Rugby Club, founded by medical students in 1973...Grey. The match will be played on the rugby field on Wood Street.The team's schedule...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2013-09-07/rugby-more-sport-its-fam
Pitching rugby to Augusta

...America's favorite pastime, but Augusta rugby players say it is an addictive sport...team is trying to save you."The Augusta Rugby Football Club started 38 years ago with...Lakeside High School -- recently received a rugby scholarship to American International College...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2011-03-16/pitching-rugby-a
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Team increases rugby's stature

...was doing the first time he played in a rugby match. "Once you get past the first two...Augusta High School. Rugh has played in four rugby matches now, and is looking forward to...Ga., May 6 for the state high school rugby tournament. The Augusta team will be one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/14/oth_450305.shtml
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Local rugby club kicks up charitable efforts

When the Augusta Rugby Club was looking for ways to gain exposure...game was March 20 against the Savannah Rugby Club and Servy said the club collected...m. Saturday against the Hilton Head Rugby Club at Richmond Academy High School...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/01/oth_410757.shtml
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Rugby players' readiness pays off

...Life University students -- retired from rugby on a day when the heat index reached 110...it's the hottest day in my 18-year rugby career, including living in Atlanta and...ready for this as anybody." Normally, rugby is played with 15 members on each team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/25/oth_266391.shtml
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