When was a rugby ball invented?

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The ball and its now famous shape came in to being around 1820 In Rugby Warwickshire England. The ball at the time was round(ish) made of leather and pigs bladder. The ball shape became its torpedo like form in the 1870 due to the fact that it would fly better through the air when passed its shape continued to form until you have todays shape. It was the Gilbert Brothers who first supplied that Ball to Rugby School England

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