2017 International 9s Is On!!

The Philadelphia Fight, are four time USARL XIIIs Champions and Will be hosting this year’s USARL International 9s Tournament again in 2017. The tournament will be held at Memorial Hall in Philadelphia (West Fairmount Park, 43 South Concourse Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19102) on Saturday, May 20 with the first kickoff at 10am.

Teams Include:

  • Philadelphia Fight (USA)
  • Mindarriba Warriors (AUS) – 2016 9s Defending Champions
  • Brooklyn Kings (USA)
  • Latin Heat (AUS)
  • Aston Bulls (USA)

Similar to its Rugby Union counterpart – Rugby 7s, 9s is a modified version of Rugby League that’s the ultimate in finesse, speed and physical brute force. Each team fields 9 players playing in two 9 minute halves.

  • 10:00am-3pm Team Group games.
  • 3-4pm Playoffs commences after all of the teams have been ranked.

4-5pm The Grand Final will be the last match of the day, played between the two final remaining teams.

 

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