World Rugby has announced a change to the plans for its new international league system after an emergency meeting with the sport's major stakeholders in Dublin.
World Rugby has insisted promotion and relegation will be a part of its proposed new World League despite opposition from within the Six Nations.
World Rugby chairman Sir Bill Beaumont calls for emergency meeting to discuss concerns over World League
World Rugby Chairman Sir Bill Beaumont has called an emergency meeting in Dublin later this month to discuss the future of the international game amidst widespread criticism of the latest proposals for a World League.
Top players "united in concern" over safety and welfare issues raised by World Rugby’s proposed global format
The world’s top players have warned of serious "player welfare and integrity concerns" about World Rugby’s proposed competition structure for the global game.