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World Rugby announces gender neutral naming for World Cup tournaments

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World Rugby announces gender neutral naming for World Cup tournaments

World Rugby announces gender neutral naming for World Cup tournaments

It means the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 in New Zealand will now be named Rugby World Cup 2021, starting the gender-neutral roll out.


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