HOUSTON — Rugby is the second most popular game in the world.  With the startup of Major League Rugby, the sport continues to grow in the United States.  Nine professional teams play throughout the country. 

Houston's professional rugby team is the Houston SaberCats.  President Brian Colona, and players Charlie Hewitt and Malacchi Esdale talked with Deborah Duncan about the sport. 

The Houston SaberCats have a match this Saturday, March 16, 2019, at 7:00 pm, against NOLA Gold at Constellation Field.  

The team moves into their new stadium, Aveva Stadium, for the April 13 match.  The new stadium is at Houston Sports Park, at Highway 288 at the Airport Blvd. exit.  

For the full Houston SaberCats schedule, log on to HoustonSabercats.com.