Could New Zealand Be Hosting The Entire 2020 Rugby Championship?

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With much of the world shut down still thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic, rumors are swirling that New Zealand could be home to the entire 2020 Rugby Championship. The past three weeks have seen the beginning of the Super Rugby Aotearoa, a competition involving just the four New Zealand Super Rugby franchises. 

New Zealand has of course progressed to a stage where there are no more coronavirus cases left in the country, and as such they have been able to resume in large part life as it was before. Australia, meanwhile, has not seen the virus eradicate, but will nevertheless go on with the Australian Super Rugby competition which begins this weekend. 

Concerns over spikes in Covid cases in Queensland and other parts of Australia means that chances of staging any games there are very slim. Ideally, the four nations -- New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Argentina -- will be able to split the ticketing proceeds and TV revenue. 

England Looking To Stay Perfect Against Wales

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England has been rolling. 

Autumn Nations Cup Notebook #2: Contenders & Pretenders Revealed

Highlight: Wales vs Georgia

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The second weekend of Autumn Nations Cup action served up two of the most anticipated clashes of the tournament.

What Did We Learn From Stars vs Stripes Scrimmage?

Replay: USA Women Stars vs Stripes

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With the news that two players in and around the Eagles camp tested positive for coronavirus this week, the second Stars vs Stripes match was cancelled. 

USA Rugby Cancels Second Stars vs Stripes Game Due To Positive Covid Test

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During Friday’s scheduled screening, two Women’s XVs players tested positive for COVID-19. 

Can Ireland Handle England's Knockout Power?

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England is red hot coming off a title run at Six Nations and an absolute waxing of Georgia to the tune of a 40-0 shutout in its first Autumn Nations Cup game a week ago. 

Women's National Team XVs Rosters For Stars vs Stripes Scrimmage Series

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Head Coach Rob Cain has announced a 49-player roster for the Women’s National Team XVs’ scrimmage series to happen November 18 and 21, KO 2 PM MT, at the Rugby Town National Training Center. 

Autumn Nations Cup Notebook #1: Blowouts, Comebacks, & Cancellations

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The first weekend of the 2020 Autumn Nations Cup went mostly how we thought. The favorites won and the action was exciting. 

Fiji vs France Canceled At Autumn Nations Cup

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Due to four positive Covid-19 test, the game between Fiji and France has been canceled. 

The Complete Autumn Nations Cup Preview

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Autumn Nations Cup gets underway as Wales hosts Ireland today (Friday, Nov. 13) at 2PM ET.

Big Opportunity For Georgia At Autumn Nations Cup

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The top dogs of tier-2 European rugby finally get the opportunity to play with the big boys of the Six Nations when Georgia competes in the Autumn Nations Cup.