USA

Trio of Scots out to help Tiger Rugby roar in the USA

Most male Scottish rugby players below the national squad level are currently putting in the hard yards as pre-season continues for the upcoming XV-a-side campaign.
22 August 2019

‘We are not here to just make up the numbers’ - Landry

Ben Landry talked to Joe Harvey about the USA’s preparations for the Rugby World Cup, how Major League Rugby has helped the squad and his time in the Championship with Ealing.
20 August 2019

We are ready to get this thing off the ground - Smith

After speaking to the New England Free Jacks CEO, Alex Magleby, Joe Harvey also chatted to the side’s Head Coach, Josh Smith, about their preparations for their inaugural season in Major League Rugby, as well as what he hopes to achieve.
15 August 2019

Japan win Pacific Nations Cup with 20-34 win over USA

Japan will head into the World Cup brimming with confidence after they went on to win the Pacific Nations Cup following their 20-34 win over USA at ANZ Stadium on Saturday.
10 August 2019

Free Jacks excited for debut MLR season

Former USA international Alex Magleby talked to Joe Harvey about the New England Free Jacks and their aims for the MLR.
5 August 2019

AJ MacGinty kicks USA to 10-13 win over Samoa

AJ MacGinty kicked all the points for United States of America as they edged out Samoa 10-13 in their Pacific Nations Cup clash in Suva on Saturday.
3 August 2019

USA vs Canada - The Verdict

In the early hours of Sunday morning, Talking Rugby Union’s Joe Harvey watched the USA take on Canada in Glendale. Here’s what Joe made of performance from both teams and how MLR will help both the teams be more competitive in Japan this autumn.
1 August 2019

France trounce USA 53-14 to finish third in Women's Super Series

France ran a seven-try riot as they trounced USA 53-14 in the final round of the Women's Super Series at Torero Stadium on Sunday.
15 July 2019

USA open their account in Super Series with 18-20 win over Canada

USA Women overcame a double from Olivia DeMerchant as they edged out Canada 18-20 in their Super Series encounter at Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center.
11 July 2019

Black Ferns blank USA 33-0 to go top of Women's Super Series

New Zealand Women continued their impressive run in the ongoing Super Series as they blanked USA Women 33-0 in the second round at Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center.
5 July 2019

We're seeing a better rugby player being produced - McWilliams

It is still over two months until the Rugby World Cup kicks off in Japan, but the USA national team are already in camp gearing up for the Pacific Nations Cup where the side will play Japan, Samoa and the old enemy, Canada.
2 July 2019

Samu Manoa quits international rugby

USA lock Samu Manoa has confirmed retirement from international rugby with immediate effect.
20 June 2019

USA 7s are leading the way, but Olympics still number one target

USA 7s currently lead the HSBC World Sevens Series and ahead of the penultimate leg in London this weekend, the message was clear from the Eagles.
24 May 2019

USA have to be the ‘hungry man’ ahead of Las Vegas return

The second and final part of our interview with USA Sevens head coach Mike Friday focuses on the Eagles’ flying start to the season.
28 February 2019

The support has just been amazing - Webb

Toronto Arrows Co-Founder Bill Webb spoke to TRU about the formation of the club, his own journey in rugby and his vision in Major League Rugby.
27 February 2019

Stanford: MLR and US rugby heading in one direction

Former USA Sevens player and current commentator Dallen Stanford believes it’s “only a matter of time” before the USA produce a shock at a Rugby World Cup.
21 February 2019

Major League Rugby: Round Two Review

Round Two in Major League Rugby took place this weekend and despite there only being three matches, there was no shortage of excitement as Joe Harvey explains...
4 February 2019

Major League Rugby: Round One Review

The new MLR season kicked off last weekend and after a very promising debut campaign in 2018, the league is set to continue moving in the right direction this year. Joe Harvey has the latest from Round One of the 2019 term.
30 January 2019

Major League Rugby 2019 - Round 1 Preview

The second Major League Rugby season kicks off this weekend as Seattle Seawolves aim to defend their title, while the league also introduces two new teams.
25 January 2019

'I thought that if I didn’t take the opportunity, I was probably going to regret it' - Turner

Mat Turner says he would have regretted not moving to America to continue his rugby career if he had passed up the chance to join current Major League Rugby champions Seattle Seawolves.
25 January 2019