Tag: New Zealand All Blacks
“We spent a long time selecting this squad and there were some close calls with a lot of competition for places. But ultimately we chose the players who will give us the best chance of a Test series victory. A [British & Irish Lions] Tour to Australia only comes around once every 12 years and [...]
NEW YORK, NY – The rugby universe shook mightily in New York City last night – and we’re not talking the Harlem Shake. No, this was much more profound and far-reaching. It’s tremors were felt from Otago to Oswego and everywhere in between. Even Oslo. This Planet Shake occurred when All Blacks Legend Michael Jones [...]
This is dedicated to Angie Witter, longtime friend and supporter of the New York Rugby Club. Angie left us after a long battle but we know she’s looking down on Jim, Annie and Michael from the rugby stands in the sky. NEW YORK, NY – At long last, our Matt McCarthy was finally able to [...]
NEW YORK, NY – At the risk of sounding hokey, we have truly been blessed by the global rugby community. It doesn’t matter how successful you are, what you do for a living, where you live or how much money you have. We are all family. And the whole shebang boils down to one undeniably [...]
Weekend Rugby Wrap-up: Fiji Hong Kong 7s Kings, Aviva, Top 14, RaboDirect, Super 15, Serevi, McKenzie To Ireland?
Thanks to RugbyAsiaChannel.com for this photo: NEW YORK, NY – Happy Monday, rugby fans. As usual there was a full plate of rugby on this weekend all over Europe, Asia and the Southern Hemisphere. Let’s get to it… The biggest story comes out of the Hong Kong 7s, where a much-maligned and banged-up Fiji squad, [...]
NEW YORK, NY – This weekend in rugby was as crazy as the weather in NY. While we had a freak snowstorm to make season-opening games here a bit nippy, titles were being awarded all over Europe in comfy confines like Cardiff’s enclosed Millennium Stadium. But enough about the weather… Let’s power through today’s Weekend [...]