Britain will keep Spending on Sport, says World Cup Bid Chief

From: Guardian.co.uk by Paul Lauener LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Britain will not let the financial crisis stop it bidding for the world’s biggest sporting events such as the soccer World Cup, former Sports Minister Richard Caborn said. Caborn, government ambassador for England’s 2018 World Cup bid, dismissed London 2012 Olympics minister Tessa Jowell’s comments … Read more

Men’s National Team Videos Available on the Web for Viewing…

More Men’s rugby on the Internets this week…make sure to check out these recent videos: Bahama 7s Qualifier (some women’s rugby available) USA vs Munster USA vs Uruguay USA vs Japan to be broadcast on November 16 and 22, 2008(Click on the download Octoshape link. This will download and run the Octoshape viewing software. Once … Read more

2009 7’s Rugby World Cup is Shaping Up

From International Rugby Board (irb.com): Sevens World Cup QualifierOct 23-27, 2008 – Nassau, Bahamas The USA and Canada will be favourites to take North America’s two places in the inaugural Rugby World Cup Sevens women’s competition, but they will not underestimate the threat posed by the likes of reigning Caribbean champions Jamaica along with Guyana … Read more