SA Rugby congratulates 2 SA RWC-bound officials

2019-05-07 14:07

SA Rugby has congratulated local match officials Jaco Peyper and Marius Jonker, who were appointed on the official panel for the 2019 RWC.

Top Kiwi ref reveals Rugby World Cup snub

2019-05-02 11:13

New Zealand referee Glen Jackson has revealed that he will not be going to the Rugby World Cup in Japan later this year.

Australia, New Zealand welcome World Rugby shake-up plans

2019-03-15 06:51

The Australia and New Zealand governing bodies have welcomed World Rugby's contentious Nations Championship proposal.

SA Rugby open to Nations Championship talks

2019-03-14 17:06

SA Rugby's representatives will report back to internal stakeholders, following the latest discussions on the World Rugby Nations Championship concept.

CVC bid for Six Nations threatens World Rugby competition

2019-03-13 13:11

The Six Nations is considering an offer from former Formula One owners CVC Capital Partners to take a stake in it.

White no fan of World Rugby’s proposed world league

2019-03-12 12:59

Former Springbok coach Jake White is not a fan of World Rugby's proposed new world league.

World Rugby outlines World League proposal

2019-03-07 10:31

World Rugby has released an outline of its 12-team World League in an effort to quell concerns that the tournament will overtax players and shut out Pacific island nations.

World Rugby reveals contentious Nations Championship plans

2019-03-07 06:30

World rugby chiefs have published detailed plans for their controversial new annual Nations Championship.

Beaumont invites Fiji to World League talks

2019-03-03 17:57

World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont will meet with rugby bosses including officials from Fiji on March 14 to discuss the proposition of a World League.

Pacific players suggest RWC boycott over league exclusion

2019-03-02 08:57

World Rugby's proposed 'League of Nations' drew more criticism when one players' organisation said it is even discussing a boycott of the Rugby World Cup.


SA gets 1 referee, 1 TMO for Rugby World Cup 2019

2019-05-07 11:32

World Rugby has announced the squad of 23 match officials selected to take charge of the 48 matches at Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan.

Deadline for World Rugby's Nations Championship extended

2019-04-05 19:07

World Rugby has reportedly given its Six Nations and Rugby Championship member unions an extra week to consider the Nations Championship concept.

World Rugby: Controversial shake-up would earn billions

2019-03-14 18:56

World Rugby has defended its controversial Nations Championship concept, saying the proposed annual tournament could earn £5 billion in 12 years.

Players call on World Rugby for 'meaningful engagement'

2019-03-14 09:48

International Rugby Players has committed to the global competition discussions in order to explore options and see if a constructive solution for the game can be found.

World's rugby bosses to discuss Nations Championship uproar

2019-03-13 08:52

The world's top rugby administrators will meet this week to discuss World Rugby's proposed Nations Championship.

English, French rugby leagues against Nations Championship plans

2019-03-11 20:34

Professional rugby leagues in England and France have joined together to express their opposition to World Rugby's controversial proposed annual Nations Championship.

All Black Coles fuming over World Rugby scheme

2019-03-07 08:42

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles slammed World Rugby for failing to consult players or Pacific island teams about plans to revamp the international Test match schedule.

Rugby chiefs eye game-changing World Cup in Japan

2019-03-04 21:37

World Rugby CEO Brett Gosper hopes the 2019 World Cup in Japan will be a game-changer for the sport globally.

Pacific Islands will not be excluded from league: Gosper

2019-03-02 13:27

The Pacific Islands' teams will not be "closed out" of World Rugby's proposed controversial 'Nations League' as some have suggested.

SA Rugby: Proposed World League a 'work in progress'

2019-03-01 14:23

A lot of water still needs to flow under the bridge before World Rugby's proposed plans for a World League are finalised.

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