Ireland impressed in reaching the quarter-finals of the World Rugby Sevens Series-leg in London today despite not being a core team on the circuit.
Olympic champions Fiji will aim for a fourth consecutive victory on the World Rugby Sevens Series circuit when London hosts the penultimate event of the season this weekend.
HSBC have become the official banking partner of the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament, while the official competition mascot Rookie has been unveiled.
South Africa overcame a half-time deficit to beat Georgia 33-27 to open the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in France.
New Zealand will begin the defence of their World Rugby Under-20 Championship title tomorrow with the 2018 edition set to begin in France.
Romania and Spain have both appealed after being sanctioned by World Rugby for fielding ineligible players in the European qualifying tournament for the World Cup.
Kenya clinched their first African Women's Sevens Championship title after they beat Uganda in the final in Botswana.
Two new laws affecting high tackles are to be trialled by World Rugby in an attempt to reduce the risk of head injuries.
Kenya breezed through their two matches today as the African Women's Sevens Championship started in Botswana.
Kenya team manager Camiline Awuor has claimed the African Women's Sevens Championship starting tomorrow in Botswana is "ours to lose" following the withdrawal of defending champions South Africa.
World Rugby have stated 1.5 million applications have been made for tickets to the Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup.
World Rugby have announced that they are rescheduling Samoa's Rugby World Cup 2019 qualification matches in a bid to help them with their preparations.
Russia have received a late call-up for next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan after Romania were docked points for fielding ineligible players during the European qualifying tournament.
New Zealand beat Australia 46-0 in the final of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series event in Langford in Canada, moving them to within four points of their opponents at the top of the overall standings with one round remaining.
New Zealand through to quarter-finals with unbeaten record at World Rugby Women's Sevens Series in Langford
Defending champions New Zealand were one of three teams to reach the quarter-finals with an unbeaten record as action began today at the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series event in Langford in Canada.