Golf and Rugby sevens will be included as Olympic events in 2016, and sports like karate and squash are trying to get in.
The soaring sounds of “Guide Me O Thou Great Redeemer,” beloved by the Welsh Rugby crowds.
I rush from the boat races to the Rugby field and from there to a date with a Bengalese beauty who lectures on Wordsworth.
type of football, 1864, after Rugby, public school where the game was played, from city of Rugby in Warwickshire, central England. The place name is Rocheberie (1086), probably "fortified place of a man called *Hroca;" with second element from Old English burh (dative byrig), replaced by 13c. with Old Norse -by "village" due to the influence of Danish settlers. Otherwise it might be *Rockbury today. Or first element perhaps is Old English hroc "rook." Rugby Union formed 1871. Slang rugger for "rugby" is from 1893.