Rugby Quizzes & Trivia

Webb-Ellis? Try? Scrum? What do those words all have in common? They all have one thing in common - rugby! Wait for the whistle to blow and then get ready to charge down the field, dodging wrong answers and passing questions with ease. You’ll find questions that make you wonder which countries mascots are the rooster, springbuck and wallaby, and other questions like “Which country has won the most rugby world cups?”, “Why does this sport seem to avoid the United States?” and “What exactly is an offside?”. Knuckle down and get ready for the crunch. Give this quiz a try and show everyone whether you’ll be knocked down and out, or whether you'll convert your points to a ground-shattering, grass-smashing win!

Prop, hooker, lock, flanker, scrum-half, fly-half, wing - there are many different rugby positions to suit each type of players, to truly accentuate the team and put each player where they can excel. What position should you play?

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 3466   |  Last updated: Jul 5, 2017
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    How Would You Describe Yourself???

Test your Umpiring knowledge with our Rules Review Quiz!

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 175   |  Last updated: Aug 24, 2016
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    With a runner on first base, the batter is interfered with by the catcher but hits a single to right field. The runner from first base is thrown out attempting to advance to third base. The offensive manager informs the plate umpire that he would like to elect to take the catcher’s interference instead of the play. The umpire should…

Rugby started in England some 300 years ago, and since then, the sport has grown in popularity around the world. Today, there are more than 100,000 rugby clubs around the world. What facts do you have about rugby football? Take...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 100   |  Last updated: Feb 11, 2019
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    Who played the first rugby world cup?

Rugby is defined as the team sports also known as Rugby league and rugby union. Overall, it is a form of football were the ball is carried and tossed on a playing field. It is a very popular game, but it is also known to have...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 100   |  Last updated: Feb 11, 2019
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    Where was the rugby first world cup held?

Overall defined as a contact sport, rugby union also known as rugby originated in Great Britain. Even though it is said to have started in the 18th Century, historians trace its origins back to medieval times. What can you say...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 100   |  Last updated: Feb 11, 2019
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    What's the highest Rugby governing body?

Rugby Questions & Answers

What is the difference between Rugby League and Rugby Union?
In Rugby league, a team has only 13 players. Flankers are not in the rugby league. Perhaps the most significant difference is during play. Rugby League is much more similar to football. Rugby League is said to be a quicker game because the ball doe
When will ninth Rugby World Cup begin?
The 2019 Rugby World Cup Final will happen in the International Stadium Yokohama in Japan. This is supposed to happen on November 2, 2019. There are a lot of fans from all over the world who are excited about this. It will already start on September
Who won the first Rugby World Cup?
New Zealand became the first team to ever win the first Rugby World Cup. At that time, there were only a few teams that competed. There were 16 nations that participated in the first-ever World Cup. The final two were New Zealand and France but it wa
How often is Rugby World Cup played?
The Rugby World Cup is said to be a union competition that was first started in the year 1987. It has been around for more than three decades, and it has been played once every four years. The fact that it takes so long before the next world cup make