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Americas Rugby Championship: RAN & Sudamerica National/A team Tournament. Teams: USA, Canada, Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, & Brazil

February 12, 2017 Argentina XV Gets Bonus Point Win over Uruguay in Americas Rugby Championship Photo: Gaspa Fotos Doug Coil Argentina XV beat Uruguay 57-12 Saturday February 11 at Estadio Villa Mitre, Bahía Blanca. In other matches, Canada beat Chile 36-15 at Westhills Stadium, Langford, BC and the Eagles beat Brazil 51-3 at Dell Diamond Stadium in Round Rock (Austin), Texas . The standings after round one find Argentina and the USA with 9 points, Canada with 5, Brazil with 4 points, Uruguay 1 point, and Chile with 0 points. In the first round, Argentina XV beat Canada 20-6, the…

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February 12, 2017 Eagles Race by Brazil in Americas Rugby Championship Win Photo: Travis Prior Doug Coil The Eagles beat Brazil 51-3 at Dell Diamond Stadium in Round Rock (Austin), Texas on Saturday February 11, 2017 with the match being broadcast live on The Rugby Channel. The USA trained at the Austin Huns field on Nixon Lane, Austin, Texas this past week in preparation for the match against Brazil. There will also be a training and autograph session at the field with the Eagles on Tuesday, February 14 from 3:30-4:30pm CT. In other matches, Canada beat Chile 36-15 at Westhills…

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February 9, 2017 USA v Brazil Preview: Americas Rugby Championship Doug Coil The second round of the Americas Rugby Championship will take place on Saturday February 11 with Argentina XV playing Uruguay at Estadio Villa Mitre, Bahía Blanca at 7.10pm (local time). The other matches have USA facing Brazil at Dell Diamond, Round Rock, (Austin) Texasat 6.10pm CT and Canada facing Chile at Westhills Stadium, Langford, BC. at 5.10pm PT. In the first round, Argentina XV beat Canada 20-6, the USA won 29-23 over Uruguay and Brazil beat Chile 17-3. For a recap of the matches read Recap Round 1 .…

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February 9, 2017 Canada v Chile Preview: Americas Rugby Championship Doug Coil The second round of the Americas Rugby Championship will take place on Saturday February 11 with Argentina XV playing Uruguay at Estadio Villa Mitre, Bahía Blanca at 7.10pm (local time). The other matches have USA facing Brazil at Dell Diamond, Round Rock, (Austin) Texasat 6.10pm CT and Canada facing Chile at Westhills Stadium, Langford, BC. at 5.10pm PT. In the first round, Argentina XV beat Canada 20-6, the USA won 29-23 over Uruguay and Brazil beat Chile 17-3. For a recap of the matches read Recap Round 1 The…

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February 9, 2017 Argentina XV v Uruguay Preview: Americas Rugby Championship Doug Coil The second round of the Americas Rugby Championship will take place on Saturday February 11 with Argentina XV playing Uruguay at Estadio Villa Mitre, Bahía Blanca at 7.10pm (local time). The other matches have USA facing Brazil at Dell Diamond, Round Rock, (Austin) Texas at 6.10pm CT and Canada facing Chile at Westhills Stadium, Langford, BC. at 5.10pm PT. In the first round, Argentina XV beat Canada 20-6, the USA won 29-23 over Uruguay and Brazil beat Chile 17-3. For a recap of the matches read Recap Round…

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February 6, 2017 Americas Rugby Championship 2017 Recaps, Round 1 Doug Coil Brazil v Chile – Feb. 3 Brazil opened the 2017 Americas Rugby Championship with a 17-3 win in a rainy match at the Pacembú Stadium in São Paulo, Brazil. A crowd of 5,002 spectators, witness a match with numerous handling errors and stringent defenses. Matías Nordenflycht slotted a penalty kick for a 3-0 lead, the only points scored during the first 53 minutes of the match. At the 54th minute, Brazil elected not to tie the match with a penalty kick and kicked to touch for a lineout.…

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February 4, 2017 Eagles Defeat Uruguay in Americas Rugby Championship Opener Doug Coil The Americas Rugby Championship will feature matches between Argentina XV, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Uruguay and the United States. These matches will began on Friday, February 3 and will end on March 4. This weekend’s matches had Brazil hosting Chile in the opening ARC 2017 match at Pacaembu Stadium in Sáo Paulo, Brazil and securing a 17-3 win over Chile. The match was broadcast on ESPN Brazil, steamed on ESPN3 and replayed on delay on The Rugby Channel. On Saturday, February 4, the USA Men’s Eagles played Uruguay…

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February 2, 2017 USA Men’s Eagles v Uruguay: Americas Rugby Championship 2017 Doug Coil The Americas Rugby Championship will feature matches between Argentina XV, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Uruguay and the United States. These matches will begin on Friday, February 3 and end on March 4. This weekend’s matches will feature Brazil hosting Chile in the opening ARC 2017 match at Pacaembu Stadium in Sáo Paulo, Brazil. The match will kick off at 8:15pm local time (5:15pm ET) and be broadcast on ESPN Brazil. The match will also be steamed on ESPN3 (http://www.watchespn.com). On Saturday, February 4, the USA Men’s Eagles…

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February 2, 2017 Canada v Argentina XV: Americas Rugby Championship 2017 Doug Coil The Americas Rugby Championship will feature matches between Argentina XV, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Uruguay and the United States. These matches will begin on Friday, February 3 and end on March 4. This weekend’s matches will feature Brazil hosting Chile in the opening ARC 2017 match at Pacaembu Stadium in Sáo Paulo, Brazil. The match will kick off at 8:15pm local time (5:15pm ET) and be broadcast on ESPN Brazil. The match will also be steamed on ESPN3 (http://www.watchespn.com). On Saturday, February 4, the USA Men’s Eagles will…

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February 2, 2017 Brazil v Chile: Americas Rugby Championship 2017 Doug Coil The Americas Rugby Championship will feature matches between Argentina XV, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Uruguay and the United States. These matches will begin on Friday, February 3 and end on March 4. This weekend’s matches will feature Brazil hosting Chile in the opening ARC 2017 match at Pacaembu Stadium in Sáo Paulo, Brazil. The match will kick off at 8:15pm local time (5:15pm ET) and be broadcast on ESPN Brazil. The match will also be steamed on ESPN3 (http://www.watchespn.com). On Saturday, February 4, the USA Men’s Eagles will play…

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January 25, 2017 Eagles Ready for Americas Rugby Championship Doug Coil Men’s Eagles Head Coach John Mitchell has selected a 35 player squad for the Americas Rugby Championship. The Eagles will face Uruguay in San Antonio, Texas on Saturday, February 4 and Brazil in Austin, Texas on Feb. 11. A number of professional players in Europe will not be available for these matches, while several will be available for one to four of them. With the Six Nations also in progress, European clubs are reluctant to release their players for test matches that fall outside the World Rugby window. As…

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January 23, 2017 Americas Rugby Championship Referees & Broadcast Schedule Doug Coil Article based on USA Rugby Release: Jan. 20, 2017 The Americas Rugby Championship will feature matches between Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Uruguay and the United States. These matches will be held in eleven different cities starting on February 3 and ending on March 4. Eight referees have been selected for the Americas Rugby Championship. The referees represent five of the six teams in the competition. The USA has two referees, with Kurt Weaver being assigned three of the matches and Derek Summers two. Uruguayan Claudio Cativelli will be…

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January 18, 2017 Americas Rugby Championship Matches & Broadcast Coverage Doug Coil The Americas Rugby Championship will feature matches between Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Uruguay and the United States. These matches will be held in eleven different cities starting on February 3 and ending on March 4. All the matches will be available for the viewers in the six participating countries on Cable TV, on demand or streaming. In a release by the Americas Rugby Championship, Agustín Pichot, President of Americas rugby and Vice President of world rugby said: “this tournament captivated the supporters and television companies only after the…

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December 12, 2016 Eagles Face Uruguay in San Antonio to Open Americas Rugby Championship 2017 Doug Coil Article modified from USA Rugby Release by Nick Sero The USA Rugby Eagles will play Uruguay and make their first-ever start in San Antonio for Americas Rugby Championship 2017 on February 4 at Toyota Field. Last year the Eagles traveled to Uruguay narrowly losing 29-25. In their second year in the competition, and second under Head Coach John Mitchell, the Eagles will hope that the support of the home crowd will favor the Eagles. Alex Magleby, USA Rugby’s General Manager of National Teams…

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