Major League Rugby

In Today's Edition

📺 HOW TO WATCH RUGBY TODAY

MAJOR LEAGUE RUGBY

🏉 Anthem vs. Houston

⏰ 7 PM ET

💻 The Rugby Network

🏉 Dallas vs. Los Angeles

⏰ 8:30 PM ET

💻 The Rugby Network

PACIFIC FOUR SERIES

🏉 New Zealand vs. USA

⏰ 10:05 PM ET

💻 Peacock TV

PREMIERSHIP RUGBY

🏉 Newcastle vs. Bath

⏰ 2:40 PM ET

💻 The Rugby Network

🏉 Sale vs. Leicester

⏰ 2:40 PM ET

💻 The Rugby Network

SUPER RUGBY

🏉 Moana Pasifika vs. Chiefs

⏰ 3 AM ET

💻 FloRugby

🏉 Reds vs Rebels

⏰ 5:30 AM ET

💻 FloRugby

URC

🏉 Dragons vs. Stormers

⏰ 2:35 PM ET

💻 FloRugby

🏉 Edinburgh vs. Zebre

⏰ 2:35 PM ET

💻 FloRugby

📰 HEADLINES

MAJOR LEAGUE RUGBY

Chicago Hounds: Hounds Add Versatile South AfricanBack Kian Meadon (Chicago Hounds)

  • Takeaway: The Chicago Hounds signed flyhalf/fullback Kian Meadon, who appeared in two games with the Houston SaberCats in 2023 and eight games with Rugby ATL in 2022.

WORLD RUGBY

Ch-Ch-Changes: Rugby Fan-Focused Law Changes Confirmed (World Rugby)

  • Takeaway: The World Rugby Council approved some law changes that will go into effect on July 1, 2024.
  • The Changes:
    • Onside from kicks in open play - offside players must make an attempt to retreat.
    • No more scrums from a free kick - free-kicks must be tapped or kicked.
    • Ban of 'crocodile roll'

New Laws: Simplified Red Card Sanction Process to be Trialled at World Rugby Competitions in 2024 (World Rugby)

  • Takeaway: World Rugby will extend the 20-minute red card trial to the Pacific Nations Cup, U20 Championships, and WXV.

✅ MLR WEEK 11 PICKS

🏉 Anthem vs. Houston

📆 Friday

⏰ 7 PM ET

📺 The Rugby Network

👉 Rugby Morning Pick: Houston by 20

🏉 Dallas vs. Los Angeles

📆 Friday

⏰ 8:30 PM ET

📺 The Rugby Network

👉 Rugby Morning Pick: Dallas by 10

🏉 New Orleans vs. Seattle

📆 Saturday

⏰ 3 PM ET

📺 The Rugby Network

👉 Rugby Morning Pick: Seattle by 8

🏉 Chicago vs. DC

📆 Saturday

⏰ 6 PM ET

📺 The Rugby Network

👉 Rugby Morning Pick: Chicago by 5

🏉 Miami vs. Utah

📆 Saturday

⏰ 7:30 PM ET

📺 The Rugby Network

👉 Rugby Morning Pick: Utah by 7

Week 10 Picks:   4 ✅    1 ❌
Season Total:  39 ✅   14 ❌

🏉 QUICK HITS

College Rugby: A Look at the Who and What of College Sevens (Goff Rugby Report)

High School Rugby: State Champions All Over Country This Weekend (Goff Rugby Report)

Premiership Rugby: Premiership Finale - What's at Stake for Clubs in Running for Playoff Places (The Guardian)

Poll Question

MLR Pick'Em Time: Utah Warriors vs. NOLA Gold?

Utah
New Orleans

Yesterday's Poll Answer

MLR Pick'Em Time: New England Free Jacks vs. Dallas Jackals?

66% of respondents voted for New England over Dallas.