Captains gather as World Rugby U20 Championship set for kick-off

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  The future stars of rugby are in Italy and are ready to set the world alight. With anticipation building in a Rugby World Cup year, captains jetted in to Milanon Friday to meet the media ahead of kick-off on Tuesday. The World Rugby U20...

Hodgson’s hat trick leads Canada past Denmark

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May 15, 2014, MINSK, Belarus (ISN) – Cody Hodgson (Markham, Ont./Buffalo, NHL) found the back of the net three times to lead Canada to a 6-1 win over Denmark on Thursday at the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Hodgson’s hat...

New spectator record in the Signal Iduna Park

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Borussia Dortmund has the best average attendance in the league of 81 178 spectators per game Borussia Dortmund has set a new spectator record in season 2015/16. 1 948 880 spectators came through the gates for the 26 competitive matches...

Dates and venue of Rugby Science Network conference confirmed

As research into rugby yields more and more data that is proving vital in improving aspects of the game, particularly player welfare, it has been confirmed that the second annual #RSNlive16 conference of the World Rugby Science Network (RSN) will take place at the...

Business As Usual As Canuck Crews Advance In Italy

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July 24,2014(ISN) - At the conclusion of the second day of racing at the World U23 Rowing Championships,two crews have already secured places in the coveted A finals and a furtherfourcrews remain in the hunt. An A final is necessary for a podium...

Canadian Comeback Falls Short In Spengler Cup Semifinal

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JASON LA ROSE DAVOS, Switzerland – Canada's National Men's Team twice turned a five-goal deficit into a one-goal game in the third period, but dropped a 6-5 decision to HC Genève-Servette in Tuesday's semifinals at the 2014 Spengler Cup. It's...

Noemie Thomas cracks top-five in 50-fly

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June 12,2014(ISN) - CANET-EN-ROUSILLON, France- Noemie Thomas of Richmond, B.C., was the top CanadianThursday with a fifth place finish in the women's 50-m butterfly to conclude thesecond of three stops on the Mare Nostrum swimming circuit. Jeanette Ottesen of...

RWC 2015 Tackle Hunger campaign raises £1m

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World Rugby and its humanitarian partner the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) have announced that Rugby World Cup 2015 fans helped raise in excess of £1 million for the Tackle Hunger programme, the equivalent of approximately six million school meals to the...

Scotland level series with Spain with 2-0 victory

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  28 June, (ISN) Goals from Ali Bell and Emily Maguire provided Scotland Senior Women with a series levelling 2-0 win against Spain at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre today. With the three match series now all square at 1-1, the deciding match...

Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Flame lit to mark start of Virtual Torch Relay

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April 30, 2014 (ISN) - A Flame Lighting Ceremony steeped in tradition took place today at the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens to mark the start of the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Virtual Torch Relay.   The Ceremony differed from the format...

Meghan Dufault Scores Twice To Lift Canada to A Win In Nations Cup

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JASON LA ROSE (ISN) - ST. PÖLTEN, Austria – Meghan Dufault (Winnipeg, Man./University of North Dakota, WCHA) scored twice and added an assist to pace the offence and help Canada's National Women's Development Team blank Hungary 6-0 on Tuesday in its first of...

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