Scotland thrashed Samoa 34-0 at the Rugby World Cup to bring themselves right back into contention in Japan.
Rugby league player Morgan Jefferies has been given a four-year ban by UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) after failing a drugs test.
Wales beat Australia 29-25 in a superb match to claim a famous Rugby World Cup victory in Japan.
France and the United States have been briefed on contingency plans due to fears Typhoon Mitag could impact their Rugby World Cup clash on Wednesday (October 2).
University of Cape Town have retained their World University Rugby Cup title by overcoming rivals Bordeaux in the final at Kamiigusa Stadium in Japan.
Wales ran in six tries as they thrashed Georgia 43-14 at the Rugby World Cup in Japan.
Ireland swept aside Scotland 27-3 in a key Pool A encounter on day three of the Rugby World Cup in Japan.
South African rugby player Aphiwe Dyantyi has been formally charged with a doping offence after his B-sample returned positive.
South African rugby star Aphiwe Dyantyi is facing suspension after testing positive for an unspecified banned substance.
World Rugby has announced that the names of its flagship World Cup competitions are to become "gender neutral" in both the 15s and sevens formats.
Hosts South Africa and Kenya will play off for a place at the 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup after both teams claimed their second victories of the Rugby Africa Women's Cup qualifying tournament.