Web Exclusive: Dean Howes says rugby is growing around the world

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Web Exclusive: Dean Howes says rugby is growing around the world (Photo credit: Aaron Cornia, provided by the Utah Warriors)

(KUTV) Even though Major League Rugby is new in the United States and in Utah, it has been played internationally for quite some time.

"Rugby has been around for a long time, it just hasn't had the organization of bringing a major league to it," Dean Howes said. "'But internationally it's a powerful sport."

Howes says the sport is big in New Zealand, the United Kingdom, France, and South Africa and is growing throughout the world.

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