Origin of rugger
Examples from the Web for rugger
We had a "soccer" team, a "rugger" team, and a cricket eleven.
"I wasn't playin' Rugger with the boots, Father," he said, patiently.More William|Richmal Crompton
It was simply great, worth living years for, to touch a Rugger ball again.War Letters of a Public-School Boy|Paul Jones.
He was a Rugger Blue (I told you) and a three-quarter at that, so he went fairly fast.
The Brigade even produced a rugger side and played some strenuous games with Australians and others.