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Rugby World Cup

England became the first host nation to be knocked out of the Rugby World Cup at the group stage after losing to Australia on this…

03 Oct, 7:06

Scotland’s women kept their 2021 World Cup qualification hopes alive with a last-minute try that earned them a 20-18 win over Ir…

25 Sep, 15:36

The African qualifiers for the 2023 Rugby World Cup will be staged as a knockout tournament in France next year.

20 Sep, 7:17

It was upsets galore this week as the race for Rugby World Cup 2023 in African qualifying saw an understrength Namibia suffer a sh…

Online Editors
03 Jul, 19:37

All Blacks scrum-half Aaron Smith was quick with his answer after World Rugby asked on Twitter: Best scrum-half to play at a Rugby…

Josh Raisey
05 May, 9:29

Lock Matt Philip will return from France in July in a boost for the Wallabies and Melbourne, signing with the Super Rugby club thr…

08 Apr, 4:39

Dan Carter's recent retirement from playing has further reduced the number of players from World Cup 2007 still playing profession…

Josh Raisey
10 Mar, 14:11

The 2023 Rugby World Cup in France could potentially surpass the tournament attendance record, should organisers reach their ticke…

Ian Cameron
05 Mar, 13:11

The 2023 Rugby World Cup will be launched by a blockbuster clash between hosts France and three-time champions New Zealand but A…

26 Feb, 18:56

Hosts France will take on three-time winners New Zealand in the opening match of the 2023 World Cup.

26 Feb, 6:39

Former Argentina captain Agustin Creevy wants to be part of the Pumas bid for the 2023 Rugby World Cup by securing a new deal at L…

Chris Jones
04 Feb, 7:32

World Rugby is in the process of gauging interest in hosting the 2027 and 2031 tournaments as well as the women's events in 2025 a…

01 Feb, 4:38

World Rugby have said they believe they will break the competition attendance record with the 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup, which …

Ian Cameron
28 Jan, 13:22

Russian Rugby's bid for the global rugby showpiece, launched in 2019, came as a massive surprise to many in established rugby nati…

Denis Frank
25 Jan, 11:22

With France due to tour Australia in July and the Rugby Championship featuring South Africa, Argentina, and NZ set to go ahead i…

15 Jan, 18:14

Following the postponement of the 2021 Women’s 6 Nations, concerns are spreading across the women’s game about the viability o…

Nick Heath
15 Jan, 9:19