From Rugby School in England, where the game was played.
Rugby was first played in its current, standardised form by William Webb Ellis at Rugby School in Rugby, Warwickshire, England, in 1823. Hence, rugby got it's name from the school where it was first played.
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England - has no formal nickname
The don't have a name its just The England Rugby Union Team
From 'Rugby School' where it was invented and first played.
NO. They have not created one
* Soccer * Rugby * Darts * Crew * Tennis * Boxing * Badmitton just to name a few.
No. Rugby is refered to as Rugby or Rugby Football. The latter being the name of the game in its earliest years when the Rugby game was derived from football (soccer)
Yes the name for the sport rugby came from the place (Rugby School) where the sport was first played