Does anyone know when was the first rugby game played?
I had deeply gone through in all rugby sites and got all revelant information regarding rugby.
I surely would like to share some information regarding where and when rugby was played and its origin.?.
Harvard University was the first university who hosted Montreal's MC Gill University in Cambridge,
On May14 1874.in the first recorded rugby game on American soil.
Under the rules of "THE BOSTOM GAME" , it was the first two games played in cambridge, one under Harvard's rule and the other under Mc Gill's rules. The third game would be played in Montreal under MC Gill's rules.
all i know william web ellis was board while playing footbal *cough* soccer *cough* and started running with it somewhere at rugby school in england. i dont know if they called it rugby school afterwards, or what i have no idea.
thats my limited knowledge of what i have bothered to listen to over the years.