Major League Rugby formally announced today that DC MLR will be joining the league as a full participant in the 2020 season (with an exhibition schedule planned for 2019). Through the excitement you exhibited when we talked with you at various community events over the summer, and through our successful season ticket drive that convinced us this will work in DC, we’ve arrived at a point where we can now begin planning for what will be an amazing event: Opening Day 2020. Click here to read more.
“Major League Rugby will be in Washington, D.C.! Paul Sheehy of Washington Rugby and Chris Dunlavey of the Washington Irish are uniting the clans in their ownership group. They chat with host Matt McCarthy about how it all came about and what we can look forward to as things progress.”