American Football: Rugby is your Father
In Southeast Louisiana, most all of us are familiar with football, which in the overall world of sports is called American Football.Rugby is football, too, just with more players on the field..
TURNER, RASILEKA REFLECT ON SEATTLE'S SURVIVAL VS NOLA
In a match full of momentum swings, defensive stands, and clutch kicking, the Seattle Seawolves outlasted a determined NOLA Gold squad for the 31-29 victory at Archbishop Shaw Field in New Orleans..
Austin over NOLA: May 3
AUSTIN'S GERMISHUYS AND WANNENBURG PREACH DEFENSE AS KEY TO WIN (http://www.rugbytoday.com/clubs/austins-germishuys-and-wannenburg-preach-defense-key-win)After a discouraging performance last wee..
NOLA Gold Open Training at City Park: April 28
This Saturday, April 28 at 10 AM NOLA Gold is hosting an open practice at City Park!
If you have an interest in rugby, want to learn more about the game, or snap some photos with your favorit..
NOLA MAKES MLR HISTORY WITH WIN OVER HOUSTON
The first kickoff of the inaugural MLR season was at Dyer Stadium in Houston, Texas where the NOLA Gold picked up its first-ever road win against the Houston Sabercats. After trailing 12-10 at the..
Major League Rugby Announce Telecast Agreement with AT&T Sports Networks
Major League Rugby Announce Telecast Agreement with AT&T Sports Networks
AT&T SportsNet and ROOT SPORTS to broadcast 17 MLR games in local markets
SALT LAKE CITY (April 5, 2018) –..
Americas Rugby News - TEAM OF THE WEEK
Last week we were flush with candidates but a week later and Europe has given us little to work with. The Jaguares also had the week off which left us with only one Super Rugby player to look at. ..
NOLA Gold vs Austin Elite: Game Analysis Mar. 31
Austin Elite at NOLA Gold
Finally after its fifth preseason match, NOLA Gold earned its first victory by decisively defeating the Austin Elite, 48-17. At Archbishop Shaw Field in Marrero, ..
NOLA Gold vs Houston SaberCats: Game Analysis Mar. 24
Nine tries and 80 minutes of mayhem ended in a draw at Archbishop Shaw Field on Saturday as the New Orleans Gold (http://www.americasrugbynews.com/competitions/2018-major-league-rugby/2018-major-l..
MAJOR LEAGUE RUGBY AND ESPN
MAJOR LEAGUE RUGBY AND ESPN ANNOUNCE RIGHTS AGREEMENT
SALT LAKE CITY (March 20, 2018) – Major League Rugby (MLR) and ESPN today announced an exclusive distribution agreement for MLR’s inau..
APRIL 7 GAME INFO.
NOLA Gold vs Austin Elite
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This Saturday, April 7 we are headed to Austin!
NOLA Gold vs HOUSTON SABERCATS: Game Analysis Feb. 24
New Orleans: 12
Rugby analysts from across the country weighed in on how they thought this game was going to go, with many (myself included) predicting a Houston win with ..
NOLA GOLD High School Combine
Hey everyone, we are hosting our first high school combine, and it’s FREE!
No experience required, all levels are welcome!
Date: March 4th
Time: 9:00am - 2:00pm
MLR UPDATE: ROSTERS, COACHING, AND VENUES
With two months to go before Major League Rugby kicks off its first official match, Rugby Today wanted to give you an update on where each club stands. Rosters, coaching, and venues are coming int..
MLR Announces Ram Rugby as Official Ball Sponsor
Major League Rugby Announces Ram Rugby as Official Ball Sponsor
MLR and Ram Rugby sign ball and equipment deal
SALT LAKE CITY (February 7, 2018) -- Major League Rugby announced today a mu..
Team of the Week
It was an exciting weekend with two Major League Rugby sides in action, one international team, the final pool stage of the European Cup competitions, and the Pro D2 all firing. This coming weeken..
New Orleans Gold Defeat Capital Selects 68-15
New Orleans Gold & Capital Selects
The New Orleans Gold Rugby Club faced the Capital Rugby Union Selects in their first pre-season match before the Major league Rugby season begins away o..
NOLA Cruise to Pre-Season Win over Capital Selects
The New Orleans Gold have their first match in the history books as they defeated the Capital Selects by 68-15 at Gretna Park on Saturday afternoon. Ten tries in all came from the home side with J..
NOLA Gold 2018 Training Camp
New Orleans Gold Opens Training Camp
The New Orleans Gold Rugby Club opened their 2018 Major League Rugby Training Camp on January 3, 2018. The members of the team with jobs during the ..
NOLA GOLD v.s. CAPITAL SELECTS
New Orleans Gold v.s. Capital Selects
New Orleans Gold Rugby Club is set to scrimmage the Capital Selects on January 20th. The game will be played at Gretna Park and kickoff will be at 1:..
XBlades Named Official Apparel Partner
Major League Rugby Announces XBlades as Official Apparel Partner
MLR and XBlades ink exclusive apparel deal.
SALT LAKE CITY (December 20, 2017) -- Major League Rugby (MLR) today ann..
NOLA GOLD LIFETIME SEASON TICKETS
Excited for Nola Gold Rugby? So are we! Here’s your chance to purchase a Lifetime Founder Season Ticket to attend NOLA Gold’s home matches in New Orleans. This ONE-TIME payment of $999 secures you..
New Orleans Gold Adds Cam Falcon
The New Orleans Gold Rugby Club signed Cam Falcon for the 2018 Major League Rugby season. Cameron was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is 24 years old, is 6’1″ and weighs 250 pou..
NOLA Gold Add Capped Eagles
The NOLA Gold have added a couple of capped Eagles to their roster. The team announced this week that young prop Ben Tarr and hooker Cam Falcon have joined the team. Tarr is a bit unexpected given..
NOLA Gold sign Vincent Jobo from Eastern Province
South African loose forward Vincent Jobo has signed with the New Orleans Gold (http://www.americasrugbynews.com/competitions/2018-major-league-rugby/2018-major-league-rugby-new-orleans-gold/) for ..
New Orleans Gold Signs Zack Stryffeler
New Orleans Gold-Zack StryffelerNew Orleans Gold Rugby Club has signed Zack Stryffeler as a center for the inaugural Major League Rugby season. Zack will also bring his expertise in promoting you..
New Orleans Gold Signs William Waguespack
New Orleans Gold – William Waguespack
The New Orleans Gold Rugby Club signed New Orleans native William Waguespack to play in the inaugural Major League Rugby season.
New Orleans Gold Signs Derrek Van Klein
The New Orleans Gold have signed Derrek Van Klein at loosehead prop to the inaugural Major League Rugby season.
Derrek grew up in Minnesota and attended Apple Valley High School and graduated ..
New Orleans Gold Signs Myles McQuone
The New Orleans Gold Rugby Club signed Myles McQuone at lock for the inaugural Major League Rugby season which begins in April 2018.
Myles is from Fairfield, Connecticut and is 24 years old, 6..
CBS Sports Network Partners with MLR
Major League Rugby (MLR) and CBS Sports Network today announced an exclusive, multi-year television partnership. CBS Sports Network will televise the inaugural season of the new start-up league be..
New Orleans Gold Signs Ratu Peceli Rinakama
New Orleans Gold Rugby Club signed Ratu Peceli Rinakama to the team. He is a versatile player that can play multiple positions in the back line.
According to Nate Osborne, Head Coach of the Ne..
NOLA Gold Pen Jojo Tikoisuva
The Minnesota to NOLA Gold connect is back with the team signing Metropolis star Jojo Tikoisuva. NOLA Gold head coach Nate Osborne used to be the head coach of Metropolis and there have been a few..
NOLA Gold sign scrumhalf Holden Yungert
The New Orleans Gold now have an international halfback connection with the signing of USA Select XV scrumhalf Holden Yungert. A product of the Saint Mary’s Gaels rugby program, Yungert was named ..
New Orleans Gold Signs JP Eloff
The New Orleans Gold have signed US Eagles international JP Eloff for the 2018 Major League Rugby season. The 26-year-old will join the side from the Chicago Lions following the USA’s two-match to..
Matt Hughston joins NOLA Gold
The New Orleans Gold have added another player for the 2018 Major League Rugby season in the form of Matt Hughston. A versatile player skilled as both a flanker or center, the 28-year-old who hail..
New Orleans Gold Signs Michael Baska
The New Orleans Gold RugbyClub signed former Arkansas State University and Lindenwood University player, Michael Baska a fullback. Baska is from Overland, Kansas and is 6’1″ and 185 pounds.
Major League Rugby to Launch 9 Teams
Major League Rugby officially launched with a press release Thursday, announcing that it will get off the ground in 2018 with nine teams across the country – Glendale, Colo., Kansas City, Dallas, ..
Eric Howard signs for NOLA Gold
Eric Howard is the next Canadian to pledge for Major League Rugby. The 24-year-old hooker has signed on the dotted line for the New Orleans Gold, joining fellow Canadian international front r..
New Orleans Gold Rugby Club Signs Moni Tongauiha
New Orleans Gold Rugby Club has signed Moni Tongauiha to the team for the inaugural Major League Rugby season that is slated to begin in April, 2018.
Tongauiha grew up in Oakland, Califor..
Buydens to join New Orleans Gold
Hubert Buydens is set to to take part in Major League Rugby. The Canadian loose head prop will join the New Orleans Gold franchise for the inaugural season of the newest American professional..
NOLA Gold signs Sebastián Kalm
The NOLA Gold have made a splash with their first official player signing by adding Ohio Aviators standout Sebastián Kalm to their roster for the 2018 Major League Rugby season. Since earning leag..
Nate Osborne To Coach New Orleans Gold
New Orleans Gold has named Nate Osborne Head Coach for their inaugural Major League Rugby season. Nate, originally from Australia, has made an impact on USA Rugby, having coached Metropolis RFC in..