World Rugby has denied a claim by the Samoan Rugby Union (SRU) that they are bankrupt and have promised to continue to back development of the sport in the Pacific Islands.
Australia thrashed England 38-0 at the Women's Rugby League World Cup, while Jillaroos centre Isabelle Kelly was cleared of a biting allegation made during the game.
Beauden Barrett of New Zealand could claim the World Rugby men's award for the second year in a row after he was confirmed as one of five nominees by the global governing body.
France have been named as the host of the 2023 Rugby World Cup, following a vote by World Rugby’s 31 Council members here today.
World Rugby will name the host of the 2023 World Cup tournament tomorrow, with South Africa the front-runner to be named as the winner in London.
World Rugby has again defended its confidence in the bidding process for the 2023 World Cup tournament ahead of what is likely to be a vehemently contested vote on Wednesday (November 15).
The South African Sports Minister has joined in the war of words over the host selection process for the 2023 Rugby World Cup, drawing parallels between the "attempted undermining" of the current South African bid and the 2010 FIFA World Cup bidding process.
Ireland and France continue to be angry over decision to recommend South Africa as 2023 Rugby World Cup hosts
An official complaint regarding the 2023 Rugby World Cup evaluation report has been submitted by Ireland after officials from the country claimed their bid had been scored "unreasonably".
Kenyan rugby is in shock following a knife attack on top international Mike Okombe at the age of 27.
In a direct appeal to voters involved in selecting the hosts of the 2023 Rugby World Cup (RWC), the Irish bid chairman, Dick Spring, has expressed "shock" at the "narrow, operational and theoretical" approach which, he claims, the technical review group took in selecting South Africa in preference to either France or Ireland.
World Rugby has responded to stinging criticism by French Rugby Federation President Bernard Laporte, claiming his comments are "unfounded and inaccurate".
Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has made a forthright intervention in the battle for the 2023 Rugby World Cup, insisting that the Irish bid was “still alive” and that “we won’t be pulling out”.
International Stadium Yokohama will be the heart of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, it emerged today as the match schedules were released.
World Rugby has announced the appointment of Taisho Pharmaceutical as an official sponsor of the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan.
South Africa have beaten France and Ireland to be the preferred choice of World Rugby to host the 2023 World Cup.