Members of the Canadian rugby team helped the rescue efforts in Kamaishi after their final Rugby World Cup pool match against Namibia was postponed amid safety concerns in the wake of Typhoon Hagibis passing over Japan.
World Rugby has cancelled two Rugby World Cup fixtures this weekend, as Japan prepares to be hit by a violent typhoon.
World Rugby is monitoring the direction and strength of Typhoon Hagibis, which could put matches at the ongoing Japan Rugby World Cup at risk.
World Rugby has revealed six "legends" who will be inducted into the sport's Hall of Fame alongside the ongoing Rugby World Cup in Japan.
World Rugby chairman Sir Bill Beaumont is confident that the 2019 Rugby World Cup will be one of the great editions on every level, with more than 96 per cent of tickets for the event now sold.
World Rugby and ChildFund, the principal charity partner for Rugby World Cup (RWC) 2019, have confirmed a record-breaking £2 million has been pledged to the innovative ChildFund Pass It Back programme.
World Rugby has launched an injury-prevention programme called Activate, with the 2019 World Cup in Japan only 10 days away.
World Rugby has announced the appointment of former International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board member Angela Ruggiero as an independent member on its Executive Committee.
Nancy Gillen: Has World Rugby taken a step back in introducing "gender neutral" names for tournaments?
The news that World Rugby will introduce "gender neutral" names for all of their flagship tournaments reminded me of a story about traffic lights in Melbourne from 2017.
World Rugby has announced that the names of its flagship World Cup competitions are to become "gender neutral" in both the 15s and sevens formats.
World Rugby and International Rugby Players launch new load guidance as key injury-prevention initiative
World Rugby and International Rugby Players (IRP), supported by top coaches and players, have launched an innovative player load guidance programme to reduce the risk of injury through best-practice training load management.
Japan on course for promotion as win again at World Rugby Under-20 Trophy but Tonga and Portugal remain unbeaten
Japan, Portugal and Tonga remain unbeaten in the World Rugby Under-20 Trophy after the second round of matches in São José dos Campos in Brazil.
A record number of people are playing rugby worldwide as the sport continues to grow and prosper across the globe, according to the World Rugby Year in Review 2018.