Australia's bruising, bustling rugby league could be Vegas-bound
By Dennis Passa May. 16, 2023 10:34 PM EDT
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Rugby players taking legal action about brain injury claims
Jul. 24, 2022 07:23 PM EDT
LONDON (AP) — More than 100 former rugby players are taking legal action against World Rugby and the national governing bodies of England and Wales over what they...
The 23 venues bidding to host World Cup matches in 2026
Jun. 15, 2022 02:07 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — A look at the 23 venues bidding to host soccer matches at the 2026 World Cup in the United States, Mexico and Canada: ___ ...
Column: US lands 2031 Rugby World Cup, if anyone cares
By Paul Newberry May. 13, 2022 04:12 PM EDT
US to host men's and women's Rugby World Cups for first time
By Steve Douglas May. 12, 2022 01:58 PM EDT
Massive tackle Daniel Faalele has actually dropped 41 pounds
By Arnie Stapleton Mar. 03, 2022 02:45 PM EST
Perry Baker back in U.S. rugby 7s squad for Tokyo Olympics
Jul. 02, 2021 09:34 PM EDT
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) — Two-time world rugby sevens player of the year Perry Baker has recovered from a serious leg injury to earn his place in the U.S....
NFL player Ebner withdraws from Olympic rugby 7s selection
Jun. 22, 2021 08:46 PM EDT
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) — Nate Ebner won’t get to compete at the Tokyo Olympics between NFL seasons after withdrawing from contention for the U.S. rugby...
Six French athletes talk about being gay, share experiences
Jun. 22, 2021 09:29 AM EDT
Rugby uses eye-tracking technology to tackle concussions
By Steve Mcmorran May. 18, 2021 12:16 AM EDT
Ex-49ers player Hayne to spend nearly 4 years in jail
May. 06, 2021 01:56 AM EDT
Ex-NRL star Jarryd Hayne found guilty of sexual assault
Mar. 22, 2021 03:42 AM EDT
SYDNEY (AP) — Ex-rugby league international Jarryd Hayne has been found guilty of the sexual assault of a woman in 2018. A District Court...
The Latest: Dallas Stars to resume practicing on Tuesday
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The Latest: Pitt basketball coach Jeff Capel tests positive
By The Associated Press Dec. 19, 2020 11:48 AM EST
The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Pittsburgh basketball coach Jeff...
Former rugby players join forces on brain injury claims
Dec. 08, 2020 01:38 PM EST
Gosper leaving World Rugby to take up role at NFL Europe
Dec. 02, 2020 10:51 AM EST
LONDON (AP) — The chief executive of rugby's world governing body is leaving his role to take up a senior position at the NFL, where he will drive the next...
Years after coming out, gay athletes upset by lack of change
By Dennis Passa Dec. 02, 2020 12:02 AM EST
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Nov. 13 1949 — Chicago’s Bob Nussbaumer intercepts four passes as the Cardinals set an NFL record for points in a regular-season game with...
The Latest: Knicks shut training center after positive tests
By The Associated Press Nov. 10, 2020 10:40 AM EST