World Rugby Rugby union international governing body
World Rugby is the world governing body for the sport of rugby union. World Rugby organises the Rugby World Cup every four years, the sport's most recognised and most profitable competition. It also organises a number of other international rugby competitions, such as the World Rugby Sevens Series, the Rugby World Cup Sevens, the World Under 20 Championship, and the Pacific Nations Cup.
Scottish Rugby fined over World Cup complaint Scottish Rugby is fined, reprimanded and ordered to apologise for Mark Dodson's criticism of World Rugby over a possible cancelation of their World Cup game with Japan. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
Rugby World Cup: Scotland v Japan to go ahead Scotland's World Cup game with Japan will go ahead on Sunday, World Rugby confirms. BBC News - Published on October 13, 2019
England v France, NZ v Italy cancelled due to typhoon
Rugby World Cup organisers cancel England against France and New Zealand's match against Italy on safety grounds caused by the potential threat of Typhoon Hagibis.
Credit: Reuters - Sports Duration: 01:12 Published on October 10, 2019
RWC: England v France called off due to Super Typhoon Hagibis
World Cup tournament director Alan Gilpin has confirmed at World Rugby's press conference that the clash between France and England has been cancelled due to Super Typhoon Hagibis. Scotland's match..
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 01:11 Published on October 10, 2019
Super Typhoon Hagibis: Japan's Rugby World Cup and F1 under threat
England will learn on Thursday whether their World Cup group decider against France will be cancelled or relocated due to the approach of Super Typhoon Hagibis. World Rugby has called a press..
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 00:37 Published on October 9, 2019
England through to Rugby World Cup quarter-finals
England capitalised on Tomas Lavanini's dismissal to secure their place in the World Cup quarter-finals with a comfortable 39-10 victory over Argentina at Tokyo Stadium. The Pumas were forced to play..
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 01:09 Published on October 5, 2019
Cheika defends Hodge after high tackling ban
Australia head coach Michael Cheika defends Reece Hodge after an independent disciplinary tribunal said he does not know World Rugby’s new rules over high tackles.
Credit: Reuters - Sports Duration: 00:50 Published on September 27, 2019
Wales v Georgia: Rugby World Cup match preview
An in-depth look at the stats behind the match, as Wales start their 2019 Rugby World Cup campaign against Georgia on Monday night. Warren Gatland's men will be aiming to overcome a rocky week for..
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 01:04 Published on September 21, 2019
Rugby-Namibia v Canada World Cup match canceled after typhoon TOKYO — The Rugby World Cup Pool B match between Namibia and Canada which was scheduled to be contested later on Sunday in Kamaishi has been canceled because of the destruction caused by Typhoon.. WorldNews - Published on October 12, 2019
Scotland consider legal action against World Rugby as typhoon threatens Japan game Scottish Rugby chief executive Mark Dodson thinks there is a strong legal case against World Rugby cancelling their World Cup game with Japan. BBC News - Published on October 11, 2019 'We've got no issue with it' - England coach Jones on cancellation Head coach Eddie Jones says England are upset by the cancellation of their World Cup match against France but back World Rugby's decision. BBC News - Published on October 10, 2019
Rugby World Cup: England v France call-off disappointing but correct - Eddie Jones Head coach Eddie Jones says England are upset by the cancellation of their World Cup match against France but back World Rugby's decision. BBC News - Published on October 10, 2019
England captain Owen Farrell alters tackling to stay clear of laws England captain Owen Farrell has made adjustments to his technique as World Rugby tries to clamp down on high tackles and shoulder charges at the Rugby World Cup BBC News - Published on September 15, 2019
How Wales became world's top ranked side BBC Sport Wales charts how Wales have reached number one in World Rugby's rankings for the first time in their history. BBC News - Published on August 20, 2019 Waist-height tackling to be trialled in time for 2023 World Cup Limiting tackles to waist height and introducing a basketball-style team foul rule are among laws being trialled by World Rugby. BBC News - Published on August 8, 2019 You Might Like