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Austin Gilgronis: why would a US rugby club name itself after a cocktail? | Sport

It is said that Austin’s celebrated weirdness is being alloyed by corporate conformity as the Texan capital gentrifies, but its Major League Rugby club is here to show that rampant commercialism can be off-the-wall, too. In a nation known for quirky team nicknames (hello, Hartford Yard Goats, Batavia Muckdogs and …

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