World Rugby has recommended the postponement of the 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup in New Zealand until next year, with a decision expected to be made at its Executive Committee meeting on March 8 and 9.
French rugby head coach left bubble before COVID-19 outbreak as Sports Minister threatens Six Nations axe
French Rugby Federation (FFR) President Bernard Laporte has backed Fabien Galthie after it emerged the country's head coach left the team's coronavirus bubble before an outbreak of cases among the squad.
Hosts France will take on New Zealand in the opening match of the 2023 Rugby World Cup after organisers published the match schedule for the tournament.
GB Sevens have announced their initial men’s and women’s training squads for the forthcoming Tokyo 2020 and World Sevens Series campaign, confirming that they will be on an equal pay structure.
Rugby Australia has offered the British and Irish Lions financial guarantees to cover potential losses should its offer to host their summer tour be taken up.
France’s Six Nations match against Scotland in Paris, which was scheduled to take place on Sunday (February 28) has been postponed following the announcement that an 11th member of the French squad has tested positive for COVID-19.
Five French rugby union players have now tested positive for coronavirus with the outbreak in the team's camp playing havoc with their Six Nations campaign.
New Zealand rugby legend Dan Carter - regarded as one of the greatest fly-halves to have played the game - has announced his retirement.
Scrum-half Antoine Dupont has become the latest member associated with the French rugby squad to test positive for COVID-19.
A third member of the French rugby union team’s management has tested positive for COVID-19.
World Rugby has announced a new competition schedule will not come into effect before 2024, with discussions ongoing with unions, club competitions and International Rugby Players.
Bristol Bears star Semi Radradra has "a desire" to play at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, according to Fijian rugby sevens head coach Gareth Baber.
The dialogue phase of the process for selecting hosts for the next two men’s and women’s Rugby World Cups has started.
This year’s women’s and under-20 Six Nations Championships have been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, but the men’s tournament is still expected to go ahead as planned.
World Rugby has paid tribute to its former development director Lee Smith, who has died.