See thrilling competition with your Major League Rugby tickets from TicketSmarter. Rugby has its origins veiled in mystery. Legend has it that Wiliam Webb Ellis picked up the soccer ball during a match at Rugby School in Warwickshire, England in 1823. Regardless of this legend, the sport is widely considered to have originated at the Rugby School, which gave the name to the sport.
The roots of the sport are found in early human ancestry, where early humans have been known to run and tackle one another on playing fields. As the sport grew in popularity, there were disputes on how the game ought to be played. Due to this disagreement, two styles of rugby were formed in 1895. The Rugby Football Union and the Rugby Football League remain to this day and govern competition throughout the world. Rugby league is much similar to American and Canadian football.
It’s possible to find Major League Rugby tickets in the form of Rugby Sevens. This version of the sport is played at the Olympic level and features seven players from each team on the field at a time. Two seven-minute halves are allotted to determine the winner. Rugby players do not wear any padding or equipment to protect themselves. The game is played with an oval ball that is slightly larger than an American football. Players can advance the ball only by running or kicking the ball. Rugby league features 13 players on either side during the competition, while rugby union allows 15 per side.
Depending on the level of competition, Major League Rugby ticket prices will fluctuate. International competition and games which determine championship winners can be more expensive than a regular matchup during the season. Seat location and the size of the stadium are also factors that can affect the cost of Major League Rugby tickets.
Seating for many rugby matches is general admission. There will be certain price points for each level, but fans will have the option to choose their seats if they are free. Upper-level seating for international rugby matches can cost around $40 to $70 and lower level seating can be in the $170 range. Major League Rugby tickets can be found for as little as $20. Reserved seating in the endzones can be in the $30 to $40 range, while center field seats can cost between $60 to $200.
The season for which rugby is played is largely dependent on the league. Rugby League in Australia is played during the Australian winter, which ranges from June through September. Rugby Union is played throughout the winter in the Northern Hemisphere. Major League Rugby runs for five months from February through June. Championship events, such as the Rugby World Cup, take place every four years. Other international events include the Rugby Championship and the Six Nations Championships, which are held from July through August and February through March respectively. Get tickets to see the next rugby match by browsing through the Major League Rugby schedule at the top of this page.
Season tickets can be purchased around ten months before the season begins. Single-game tickets are available throughout the season. Purchase your Major League Rugby tickets with no presale code required on TicketSmarter.
Many professional rugby stadiums can comfortably accommodate around 50,000 guests. Stadiums like Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand or Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia easily welcome over 50,000 fans. Many seats are situated along the lengths of the field. The endzones feature roughly three levels of seating. Premium Major League Rugby seats can be found in the west endzone of Eden Park. Covered seating that is available at the fifty-yard line can be found in sections 405 through 410. Browse through TicketSmarter’s seating chart to find your next Major League Rugby tickets.
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