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๐Ÿ“บ HOW TO WATCH RUGBY TODAY

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CURRIE CUPโ€

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โ€๐Ÿ‰ Pumas vs. Lions

โ€โฐ 10:55 AM ET

๐Ÿ’ป FloRugbyโ€

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โ€๐Ÿ‰ Blue Bulls vs. Western Province

โ€โฐ 1 PM ET

๐Ÿ’ป FloRugbyโ€

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โ€SUPER RUGBYโ€

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โ€๐Ÿ‰ Hurricanes vs. Waratahs

โ€โฐ 2 AM ET

๐Ÿ’ป FloRugbyโ€

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โ€๐Ÿ‰ Chiefs vs. Rebels

โ€โฐ 11:30 PM ET

๐Ÿ’ป FloRugbyโ€

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โ€SUPER RUGBY AMERICASโ€

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โ€๐Ÿ‰ Peรฑarol Rugby vs. Yacare XV

โ€โฐ 5 PM EST

๐Ÿ’ป ESPN+

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โ€๐Ÿ“ฐ HEADLINES

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COLLEGE RUGBY

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NCR: New Enrollment Limits for Fall 2023 Men's Season (National Collegiate Rugby)

  • Takeaway: NCR announced new enrollment maximums for Men's D-II and Men's Small College. ย 
  • Men's D-II: The new enrollment limit is 10,000 male students.
  • Men's Small College: The new enrollment limit is 3,500 male students, which aligns with Women's Small College.

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โ€MAJOR LEAGUE RUGBY

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Expansion: 2023 Major League Rugby Championship Match to Take Place at Chicago's SeatGeek Stadium (Major League Rugby)

  • Details:
  • ๐ŸŸ SeatGeek Stadium
  • ๐Ÿ“ Chicago
  • ๐Ÿ“† Saturday, July 8
  • โฐ 3 PM ET

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  • Rugby Morning Take: A majority of fans were vocal in their displeasure with the announcement, though a few took a more open-minded approach. We are willing to give the neutral site venue a chance and urge on rugby fans to show up for the title match.

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โœ… MLR ROUND 5 PICKS

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ROUND 5 FIXTURES

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๐Ÿ‰ New Orleans vs. Utah

๐Ÿ“† Saturday

โฐ 3 PM EST

๐Ÿ“บ The Rugby Network

๐Ÿ‘‰ Rugby Morning Pick: Utah by 3.

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โ€๐Ÿ‰ Atlanta vs. San Diego ย 

๐Ÿ“† Saturday

โฐ 6 PM EST

๐Ÿ“บ The Rugby Network

๐Ÿ‘‰ Rugby Morning Pick: Atlanta by 3.

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๐Ÿ‰ DC vs. Toronto

๐Ÿ“† Saturday

โฐ 7 PM ET

๐Ÿ“บ FS2

๐Ÿ‘‰ Rugby Morning Pick: DC by 3.

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โ€๐Ÿ‰ Chicago vs. Dallas

๐Ÿ“† Saturday

โฐ 7 PM ET

๐Ÿ“บ The Rugby Network

๐Ÿ‘‰ Rugby Morning Pick: Chicago by 8.

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โ€๐Ÿ‰ New York vs. New England

๐Ÿ“† Sunday

โฐ 3 PM ET

๐Ÿ“บ The Rugby Network

๐Ÿ‘‰ Rugby Morning Pick: NY by 5.

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โ€Round 4 Picks: ย  ย 1 โœ… ย  4 โŒ

Season Total: ย ย ย 14 โœ… ย  7 โŒ

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๐Ÿ† SIX NATIONS

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ROUND 5 FIXTURES

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๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ Scotland vs. Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น

โ€๐Ÿ“† March 18

โฐ 8:30 AM ET

๐Ÿ“บ Peacock

โ€๐ŸŽฒ Odds:Scotland -15

โ€โ€๐Ÿ‘‰ Rugby Morning Pick: Italy & the points.

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โ€โ€๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France vs. Wales ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟโ€

๐Ÿ“† March 18

โฐ 10:30 AM ET

๐Ÿ“บ Peacock

โ€๐ŸŽฒ Odds:France -20โ€

โ€๐Ÿ‘‰ Rugby Morning Pick: France to cover. โ€

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โ€๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Ireland vs. England ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟโ€

๐Ÿ“† March 18

โฐ 1 PM ET

๐Ÿ“บ Peacock

โ€๐ŸŽฒ Odds:Ireland -15โ€

โ€๐Ÿ‘‰ Rugby Morning Pick: Ireland to cover. ย โ€

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โ€Round 4 Picks: ย  ย  ย  ย  ย  2 โœ… ย  1 โŒ โ€

โ€Six Nations Total: ย  ย  8 โœ… ย  4 โŒ

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๐Ÿ‰ QUICK HITS

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Ireland: Andy Farrell Embraces Family Affair as Ireland's Grand Slam Fever Intensifies (The Guardian)

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โ€Super Rugby Americas: Dogos Conquer Pampas in Historic Professional Rugby (Americas Rugby News)

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โ€Wales: Taulupe Faletau to Win 100th Wales Cap Against France (BBC Sport)

Poll Question

Do you think RFCLA will set a new MLR single-game attendance record for their home opener next Sunday?

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Yesterday's Poll Answer

Do you think the USA Men's Sevens squad will place top four in Vancouver this weekend.

46% of respondents voted that the USA Men's Sevens squad will place top four in Vancouver this weekend.