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Women’s 7’s Squad For RAN Tournament Named

Women’s 7’s Squad For RAN Tournament Named

Head Coach Richard Cumbers has named a strong women’s lineup for Rugby Americas North [RAN] 7’s tournament, which will take place in Mexico City from November 25 – 26. The Bermuda National Womens Sevens team has been competing in the RAN tournament for five years and will be looking to continue improving on their positioning within the tournament... Read more of this article

Rugby Squad Named For RAN In Mexico City

Rugby Squad Named For RAN In Mexico City

Legendary seven’s player and Bermuda Head Coach Waisale Serevi has named a strong lineup for Rugby Americas North [RAN] 7’s tournament with two new players to the squad making their debut for the Bermuda National Men’s team. The RAN tournament will take place in Mexico City from November 25-26. Local Bermuda Institute star player Alex Doyling... Read more of this article

Marsh And Guy Carpenter Donate $5K To BRFU

Marsh And Guy Carpenter Donate $5K To BRFU

Marsh and Guy Carpenter made a $5,000 donation to the Bermuda Rugby Football Union [BRFU], the rugby governing body in Bermuda.The $5,000 donation will be used to help subsidise travel costs for members of the island’s National Rugby Sevens teams. The teams will participate in the annual Rugby Americas North [RAN] Sevens Tournament on November 25... Read more of this article

Argentina Win 2017 World Rugby Classic

Argentina Win 2017 World Rugby Classic

Argentina are the 2017 World Rugby Classic champions, following their 15 – 5  victory over New Zealand. Argentina 15 New Zealand 5 Argentina stood tall and put in a display of toughness in earning the 2017 World Rugby Classic title at the National Sports Center. New Zealand failed to capitalize with the strong wind at their back in the first... Read more of this article

Photos: Youth Rugby Train With Classic Lions

Photos: Youth Rugby Train With Classic Lions

Hundreds of rugby-playing youngsters converged on the National Sports Centre earlier this week for coaching from some of the world’s top players. The Classic Lions and their sponsors, Colonial Group International, organized a two-hour training session for 200 boys and girls from ten schools on the Island. “Some of the youngsters have really quick... Read more of this article

Rugby Classic: New Zealand & South Africa Win

Rugby Classic: New Zealand & South Africa Win

The fourth day of the 2017 Bermuda World Rugby Classic saw New Zealand and the South Africa claim victories. Classic Semi-Final: Italy 12 New Zealand 24 New Zealand advanced to the 2017 Bermuda World Rugby Classic Final with a 24 – 12 win over Italy. New Zealand went ahead 5 – 0 when Billy Fulton, Filimoni Botitu would double the New Zealand lead... Read more of this article

Photos: Argentina & Lions Win Rugby Classic

Photos: Argentina & Lions Win Rugby Classic

[Updated] The third day of the 2017 Bermuda World Rugby Classic saw Argentina and the Classic Lions claim victories. Classic Semi-Final: Argentina 25 France 6 Argentina took the lead in the 6th minute with a Alejandro Galli try, but with the Conversion missed the score remained 5-0, and then Anthony Lagardere kicked a penalty for France in the 17th... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic: New Zealand & Italy Win

World Rugby Classic: New Zealand & Italy Win

The second day of the 2017 Bermuda World Rugby Classic saw New Zealand and Italy claim victories. USA 13 New Zealand 31 The USA Classic Eagles took the lead when Garret Peterson scored a try, and Maximo de Achaval added the conversion, but the Classic All Blacks would get themselves back into the game when Tom Donnelly went over, but with the conversion... Read more of this article

Jaime Baum Selected To Referee In Mexico

Jaime Baum Selected To Referee In Mexico

Local referee Jaime Baum has been selected by Rugby Americas North [RAN] to take charge of games in the annual international tournament set to take place in November 2017. The two day event will take place in Mexico City on November 25-26, 2017 with 10 men’s and women’s teams set to take part in the competition. BRFU President Sean Field-Lament... Read more of this article

Photos: Classic Lions vs France Classic Rugby

Photos: Classic Lions vs France Classic Rugby

The 2017 World Rugby Classic got underway today [Nov 5] at the National Sports Center with a double header. The first game saw Classic Pumas defeat Rugby Canada 57 – 5, while in the second game France Classic Rugby defeated Classic Lions 10 – 7. 24-year-old female referee Maria Beatrice Benvenuti – the youngest international referee in... Read more of this article

Female Referee To Officiate At Rugby Classic

Female Referee To Officiate At Rugby Classic

The 2017 World Rugby Classic is welcoming 24-year-old female referee Maria Beatrice Benvenuti – the youngest international referee in the world – to the tournament. An online post by the World Rugby Classic said, “For the first time in the World Rugby Classic’s 30 years, we will be welcoming a female referee to the tournament, and we... Read more of this article

School Children To Get Expert Rugby Training

School Children To Get Expert Rugby Training

Hundreds of students will get a chance to be coached by some of the best-known names in rugby. Colonial Group International is sponsoring the Classic Lions at the World Rugby Classic next month and has teamed up with Beyond Rugby to organize a coaching session for 200 school children. Naz Farrow, Colonial Group International’s Chief Operating Officer... Read more of this article

Results: Bermuda Rugby Football Union Matches

Results: Bermuda Rugby Football Union Matches

It was another busy day at the National Sports Center, as the Bermuda Rugby Football Union’s men’s and ladies 10’s tournament continued. The full results follows below: Women’s GAME #1Loquats 5 – Mariners 10 Loquats try scorers – Kierra Smith Mariners try scorers – Amanda Swan, Denika BordenGAME #2Pinks 15 – Dark & Stormys... Read more of this article