yes. female rugby union is still only semi-professional, if that. The England Womens Rugby Union team all have other jobs as well as playing for England.
Rugby players because they get more recognition
Soccer players are paid vastly more at the professional levels than rugby players
Much more then Australian Rugby League players
A Rugby Union players gets much more than Rugby League players. Rugby League players get between (in average) 80,000k-120,000k. The highest paid rugby league player earns 500,000k a year.
Yes. Australia has a larger population and both countries have roughly equal proportions of rugby players amongst them.
Rugby Union players. They are better publicised on the world stage. They gain more money from sponsorship deals. Rugby Union is a more popular sport so people are more willing to pay to see them.
Super League players earn on average £50,000 - £100,000 a year in accordance to club, skill, experience ect. If you are internationally capped your wages will rise closer to the £100,000 area. Young players and academy players can be payed as little as £10,000. However Rugby Union players earn £50,000 - £300,000 a year roughly, and even more. Hence Kyle Eastmond leaving to Rugby Union club Bath, where his wages will be significantly better than at Saint. Saints being a top flight club, most players will be earning circa £80,000 - £100,000 per year.
rugby union is more popular so i would have thought union
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rugby because there are more nations that play
World-wide rugby is more popular in terms of number of players and fan bases.
In South Africa Rugby Union Players are paid an average of four times that of Football players who in turn urn more or less the same as the Cricket Players before the IPL Cricket Tournament was formed.
technology has helped improve the alround skill of rugby players. it has helped find faults in rugby players and help improve them. it has helped reffs be more accurate and viewers enjoy beter rugby
Rugby based on the stats as they are protected by very little armour
Rugby is one of the most popular sports world wide. There are over 18,000 officially registered clubs and 4.5 million players, both senior and junior leagues. There are currently 94 countries affiliated with the International Rugby Union with more apply each year.
The very best players will get more then managers.
With each passing year, more and more international players are being drafted by NBA teams. For the 2009 draft, 13 international players were chosen.
Rugby Union is alot bigger everywhere. The only places they seem to play it is Australia and northern England. Rugby union is a much better sport anyway. Rugby Union is more popular than Rugby League because Rugby Union is much older than League. Rugby Union players get much more than League players and union is played in more places than league. I recon League is much better than union.
Not Realy considering Rugby run more then the formula one drivers, rugby players average 10 Km a session :S and why would drivers want to be fit
no they have enough
currently rugby because its fully international brings in most revenure - Nascar is US based more that global.
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