Where Did Rugby Originate from?

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Rugby originated from England. It developed from a version of football played at Rugby School and was originally one of several versions of football played at English public schools. Rugby School wrote the first rules for their version of the sport in 1845.
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It originated in 1823 at Rugby School, Warwickshire England. The game was then formalised when the Rugby Football Union was created in 1872.
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William Web Ellis started
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Started in 1823 when a boy in Rugby, England picked up and ran with the ball in a game of soccer
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firstly apologies for the long answer, but I love rugby :-) The origins of rugby go way back, to a time when football was played and in the early 1800’s the first rules were
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