Tag: Rugby


‘Tigers’ den now Mattioli Woods Welford Road

Leicester Tigers naming rights

The professional rugby union club Leicester Tigers (UK) and longstanding official partner Mattioli Woods recently struck a new five-year deal that will see the wealth management firm rebrand the stadium as Mattioli Woods Welford Road. Earlier, the facility used to be called Welford Road... » Read more


Bath Rugby venue plans (court) controversy

Bath Rugby update October 2020

The English professional rugby union club Bath Rugby’s (UK) ambitious plans to develop a new arena which can pack in a crowd of 18,000 on an expanded site in the City center suffered a setback as well as a legal blow after a recent ruling from the Bristol High Court on a historic restrictive... » Read more


Libya varsity gets plush rugby facility

Libya University of Benghazi Rugby Stadium

A new international standard rugby facility was inaugurated recently at the University of Benghazi in Libya. The Rugby Federation of Libya under the presidency of Mustapha Hoty opened the venue at the varsity, which is home to 150,000 students of which 2,000 are pursuing studies in sports. The... » Read more


Sports venue sector braces up to COVID-19

1_Corona virus and sporting events postponed IV

Coronavirus has come as the biggest curse for mankind in 2020 and has had a disastrous effect on the world with people living on the edge. The sports venue sector has also been hugely affected with sporting events impacted globally. With events canceled or postponed, revenue streams are drying... » Read more


Rugby League World Cup 2021 venues revealed

Rugby League World Cup 2021 venues

The 2021 Rugby League World Cup will be almost exclusively based in the north of England, with just two of the 31 matches taking place south of Sheffield, the Independent reported. Wembley has been ignored but the Emirates Stadium in London will host rugby league for the first time, with the home... » Read more


Scottish Rugby plans new playing venue

Scottish Rugby

The Scottish Rugby announced that it has applied for a planning permission to install a 7,800-capacity new playing venue in the grounds of BT Murrayfield for one of the professional rugby teams, Edinburgh Rugby. If approved, this development will be the new home of Edinburgh Rugby, which will be... » Read more


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