Rugby

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The great Jen Kish retires

© Copyright - 2018 - Victoria Sports News One of the world’s best all-time rugby players, Jen Kish, captain of Canadian women’s rugby 7s and...

That’s a wrap for the Commonwealth Games

It’s all over – well until the next Commonwealth Games in 2022, hosted by Birmingham in the UK.  But in between there is that...

Olympic Talent Search returns to Victoria

RBC Training Ground gives local athletes - no matter what sport they are involved in - the chance to test their strength, speed and endurance...

Victoria baseball player Sierra Gillis identified as future Olympian in rugby

© Copyright - 2018 - Victoria Sports News In 2017, 16 athletes who attended the RBC Training Ground in Victoria were asked to do additional...

Kingsley Jones announced as head coach of Rugby Canada’s Men’s rugby program

Discuss sports here>> Bryan Kelly Today, Rugby Canada’s General Manager of Rugby Operations and Performance Jim Dixon announced that Kingsley Jones has been appointed Head Coach...

Canada’s Men’s Rugby Team to face New Zealand Maori All Blacks at BC Place...

Bryan Kelly Rugby Canada and the New Zealand Rugby Union announced this morning that they will host the second ever Senior Men’s Fifteens match at BC...

Draw in Hamilton sets up winner-takes-all in San Diego

Bryan Kelly Canada and the USA tied 28-28 in Game one of their Rugby World Cup qualifier from Tim Hortons Field on Saturday afternoon. Canada got...

Canada defeated by Romania in Edmonton

Bryan Kelly  Canada were beaten 25-9 by Romania Saturday in Edmonton at Ellerslie Rugby Park in their final game before their 2019 Rugby World Cup...

Canada qualifies for 2017 Jr. World Rugby Trophy with aggregate win over USA

Bryan Kelly Despite a 27-25 defeat in Game 2, Canada’s Men’s Under-20 Team has advanced to the Junior World Rugby Trophy after a 71-39 win over...

Seven try victoria over Australia for Canada in final test match, pre-world cup

Bryan Kelly Canada’s Women’s Rugby Team ran in seven tries as they beat Australia 45-5 in its final game of the International Women’s Rugby Series...