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Mar, 2019

Major League Rugby featured in The New York Times

Wait, New York Has a Pro Rugby Team? Yes, and It’s a Winner So Far
By Victor Mather

March 13, 2019

James Kennedy wants you to know something about Rugby United New York right away. “We’re not the Knicks,” he said.

Though New York City’s new professional rugby union team is an expansion team, he said, it will not wind up at the bottom of the standings like its basketball brother. Kennedy, the team’s owner and chairman, did not hedge when he spoke about the team’s chances in Major League Rugby. “We are certainly playoff bound,” he promised.

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