Saturday, November 3, 2018
The Rugby Weekend is back with a TRIPLEHEADER at Soldier Field on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 and firstly we want to offer you the chance to purchase tickets before they go on-sale to the General Public!
All matches will take place at Soldier Field on Saturday November 3. First up, the USA Women’s Eagles go head-to-head against the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup Champions, the Black Ferns, in what will be a historic occasion as the Black Ferns first appearance on North American Soil.
The Rugby Weekend 2018 will see Ireland return to the site of their historic victory, only this time they arrive as reigning 2018 Six Nations Champions after completing the Grand Slam reaching No.2 in World Rugby’s World Rankings. Their opponents are a skillful and physical Italian National Team, commonly known as the Azzurri, coached by the highly respected former Ireland international Conor O’Shea.
Rounding out the day will be a highly anticipated rematch between USA Men’s Eaglesand the Maori Blacks, after both sides clashed during The Rugby Weekend 2016. USA Men’s Eagle have started 2018 in spectacular fashion going undefeated to win the Americas Rugby Championship (ARC) becoming the first nation in the tournament’s history to win the Grand Slam, and look to carry this momentum into their rematch.
The Rugby Weekend 2016 produced one of the greatest rugby moments in history, so be sure to purchase your ticket to come witness history once more!
One ticket covers all three of these highly anticipated international rugby matches, with tickets starting at $40.
The Rugby Weekend 2016 event sold out quickly, and this year, with three blockbuster matches in one day, it’s expected to sell-out even quicker, so get your tickets fast at www.therugbyweekend.com