Great Britain will play in the men's and women's rugby sevens tournaments at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after England triumphed in both European qualification events.
Japan on course for promotion as win again at World Rugby Under-20 Trophy but Tonga and Portugal remain unbeaten
Japan, Portugal and Tonga remain unbeaten in the World Rugby Under-20 Trophy after the second round of matches in São José dos Campos in Brazil.
A record number of people are playing rugby worldwide as the sport continues to grow and prosper across the globe, according to the World Rugby Year in Review 2018.
Japan beat hosts Brazil 56-24 as the World Rugby Under-20 Trophy opened in São José dos Campos.
World Rugby’s 2018 global testing programme uncovered four anti-doping rule violations, the international governing body has announced.
Some of the world’s finest young rugby talents have gathered in São José dos Campos for the World Rugby Under-20 Trophy 2019, with hosts Brazil making their debut as play is due to get underway tomorrow.
Canada roared to victory at the Rugby Americas North Sevens in the Cayman Islands to book their spot in the men's tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Canada and Jamaica both recorded three victories from three in the men's tournament at the Rugby Americas North Sevens as they bid to earn a Tokyo 2020 Olympic spot.
Canada’s men will hope their first Rugby Americas North Sevens campaign in three years proves a success – as they bid to secure a Tokyo 2020 slot.
The number of rugby players banned for doping in Britain has grown to 30 after UK Anti-Doping suspended Scotland's Craig Russell for two years.
With just under three months to go until the Rugby World Cup, Shigetaka Mori has been announced as the new President of Japan Rugby Football Union (JRFU).
Argentina will represent South America in rugby sevens at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo after beating Brazil 26-0 in the final of the men's regional qualifying tournament in Chile’s capital Santiago.
France have retained World Rugby Under-20 Championship after beating Australia 24-23 in the final in Rosario in Argentina.
World Rugby has taken the decision to discontinue plans for a new Nations Championship starting in 2022 after the required unanimous agreement by Unions to enter into exclusive negotiations was not achieved by the deadline.
Australia's Chef de Mission Ian Chesterman says it is "encouraging" to see the country's women's rugby sevens and men's archery teams secure places at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.