Its refered to a Rugby pitch and the whole area is called the rugby ground, this included that stands etc.
Same area as the normal rugby field. It's not a pitch, its a field. 100m long.
Its termed a "pitch"
Rugby is played on a leveled grass field known as a pitch.
Its the 100 meter by 70 meter field where rugby is played on. A rugby ground is a term used for all the facilities and the playing area - the pitch is where the game is played within the ground.
It isn't. People think it is because when the people show the football pitch, it looks bigger. When it's the rugby pitch they show it at the side so it looks smaller than a football pitch. From :)
There are 100 yards in a football field because football is based off of rugby and a rugby field has 100 yards.
A rugby pitch is slightly larger then a soccer pitch.
on the rugby field on the rugby field
A rugby field is 100 metres long from score-line to score-line, whereas an nfl field is 100 yards from score-line to score-line. 1 metre = 0.91 yards, so... Rugby Field: 100 Metres NFL Field: 91 Metres
Hockey field is 91.40 m × 55 m Where a rugby pitch is required to be No LESS than 100meters x 70 meters with an in-goal area no bigger than 22 metres in depth
The IRB Regulations state that a field of play shall NOT exceed 70 metres in width