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France Win 2021 World Rugby Classic

France Win 2021 World Rugby Classic

France were crowned the 2021 World Rugby Classic Champions after defeating Bermuda 25 – 17 at the National Sports Center. Bermuda got tries from Mike Dill and Tyler Kendell, while Dan Cole kicked two conversions and a penalty. The final match of the tournament saw Canada attempting to win their first game, while the Classic Lions were looking... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic: Lions Defeat Bermuda

World Rugby Classic: Lions Defeat Bermuda

The World Rugby Classic continued with the Classic Lions defeating Bermuda 24 – 10. Bermuda took a 3 – 0 lead on a David Lunn penalty, but the Classic Lions would go over for a try, and with the conversion they held a lead 7 – 3. Bermuda then brought the crowd to life when they took the lead again, with Rory O’Kelly Lynch scoring and with... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic: France Defeat Canada

World Rugby Classic: France Defeat Canada

Canada took on France on the second night of the World Rugby Classic 2021 at the National Sports Centre, with France claiming the victory. France took the lead when Mathieu Amoros went over for a try, and when Rider Jahouer kicked the conversion they held a 7 – 0 lead, and Canada got on the board minutes later when Jordan Tait kicked a penalty making... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic: Bermuda & France Win

World Rugby Classic: Bermuda & France Win

The World Rugby Classic got underway at the National Sports Center with a double-header that produced 47 points on a night that saw Bermuda put on a commanding display to defeat Canada, much to the delight of the home crowd.Bermuda 20 – Classic Canada 5 With a strong wind at their back, Bermuda did not take long to open the scoring, when Mike... Read more of this article

Bermuda Training Squad Announced For Classic

Bermuda Training Squad Announced For Classic

With the announcement that a Bermuda team will take part in the annual World Rugby Classic, Bermuda coach Jamie Barnwell has announced a 30 men roster Training Squad. Bermuda Classic Training SquadJamie Baum Alex Brown Tashon DeSilva Mike Kelly Darren Klien Kabir Dill Trae Stevens Mike Dill Chris Mewett Jahniko Francis Birtie Horsfield Bennett Gibson Conor... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic: Italy Out, Bermuda In

World Rugby Classic: Italy Out, Bermuda In

Organisers of the World Rugby Classic confirmed that Italy withdrew from the Classic, and they have welcomed Bermuda back into the tournament, with Bermuda set to play Canada on Monday [Nov 8]. The World Rugby Classic posted the graphic below, saying: “Unfortunately, Italy has had to withdraw from the Classic, but we are excited to welcome Bermuda... Read more of this article

NSC North Field Closed For World Rugby Classic

NSC North Field Closed For World Rugby Classic

The North Field and Pavilion at the National Sports Centre will be closed from Monday 1 November to Wednesday 17 November 2021, as it hosts the World Rugby Classic. A spokesperson said, “Therefore, walkers, joggers and all other recreational users will not have access to the 600m track, outdoor gym and surrounding grassy areas during that time. “The... Read more of this article

2021 World Rugby Classic Tournament Schedule

2021 World Rugby Classic Tournament Schedule

Organisers of the World Rugby Classic released the schedule for the 2021 tournament, and they are reminding the public that “proof of vaccination and a valid SafeKey will be required for entry.” The World Rugby Classic posted the graphic below on social media, saying: “Here is the line up for the 2021 tournament which kicks off in... Read more of this article

Four Teams Confirmed For World Rugby Classic

Four Teams Confirmed For World Rugby Classic

Organisers of the World Rugby Classic, which will be held next month,  confirmed the four teams — Rugby Canada, Rugby Italian XV, France Classic Rugby and the Classic Lions — that will take part. The World Rugby Classic posted on social media, saying: “We are now only three weeks out until the 33rd World Rugby Classic! Lots of planning... Read more of this article

Exemption Issued For World Rugby Classic

Exemption Issued For World Rugby Classic

[Updated] Planning is in the works for the World Rugby Classic – an event that was cancelled last year but is generally held annually and features international teams — as it has been granted a Large Group Exemption, “permitting a gathering of 1,925 persons to assemble” for the event, with a listed date in November. The official... Read more of this article

Bermuda World Rugby Classic Postponed

Bermuda World Rugby Classic Postponed

The Bermuda World Rugby Classic  — which was scheduled to be held in November 2020 — has been postponed. In an online post,  Bermuda World Rugby Classic President John Kane said, “The 33rd Bermuda World Rugby Classic is postponed for November 2020, not cancelled!! It will decided at a later date when in 2021 it can be safely held. “Bermuda... Read more of this article

Bermuda World Rugby Classic Finals Results

Bermuda World Rugby Classic Finals Results

A total of 43 points were put on the board on the Plate and Classic Final of the 2019 World Rugby Classic. Plate Final: USA Eagles 14 France 7 The United States came from behind to defeat France 14-7 in the Bermuda World Rugby Classic Plate Final. France scored first when Thomas Soucaze went over for a try and when Yannick Lafforgue kicked the conversion... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic Second Semi-Final Results

World Rugby Classic Second Semi-Final Results

Due to expected inclement weather tomorrow [Nov 9], officials have brought the finals of the World Rugby Classic to today [Nov 8] at the National Sports Center, with a 7.15pm kick off. Plate Semi-Final: USA Eagles 17 – Lions 12 The USA Eagles picked up their first ever World Rugby Classic victory over the Lions 17 – 12 to advance to the Plate... Read more of this article