World Rugby boss honoured with knighthood

2018-12-29 21:31

World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont has been honoured with a knighthood for his contribution to the game.

SA Rugby praises Dyantyi on World Rugby award

2018-11-26 09:11

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander praised Bok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi for scooping the World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year Award.

Johnny Sexton named World Rugby Player of the Year

2018-11-26 06:33

Ireland's Johnny Sexton has been named World Rugby Player of the Year for leading his nation to the Six Nations Grand Slam.

World Rugby CEO asks refs to show more cards

2018-11-22 09:15

World Rugby CEO Brett Gosper has asked referees to show more red and yellow cards in a continued effort to stop dangerous tackles.

Sexton a shoo-in for World Rugby's top award?

2018-11-21 10:30

Ireland's Johnny Sexton has been tipped to end All Black Beauden Barrett's reign as the world's best player.

WATCH: How rugby could tackle Japan's tattoo angst

2018-11-16 18:44

World Rugby has advised players to cover-up tattoos during next year's World Cup in Japan, but many hope the arrival will spark a debate.

Alexander elected to World Rugby’s Executive Council

2018-11-14 19:56

SA Rugby president, Mark Alexander was elected to the World Rugby’s Executive Council after elections held in Dublin.

All Blacks on brink of history in England Test

2018-11-07 09:30

A world record is in the offing for the All Blacks in their Test against England at Twickenham.

Shortlist revealed for IRP Try of the Year

2018-10-31 07:49

The contenders for the International Rugby Players Try of the Year 2018 have been revealed, with the winner to be announced at the World Rugby Awards in Monte Carlo.

Bok wing nominated for World Rugby award

2018-10-26 11:25

Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi has been nominated for World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year award for 2018.


2 SA match officials on panel for Six Nations

2018-12-08 11:07

South African duo Jaco Peyper and Marius Jonker are on World Rugby's match officials panel for the 2019 Six Nations.

WATCH: Dyantyi in disbelief after winning World Rugby award

2018-11-26 08:23

Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi was overwhelmed after winning the World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year award.

Dyantyi scoops Breakthrough Player of the Year award

2018-11-25 22:46

Springbok and Lions wing Aphiwe Dyantyi was named the 2018 World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year at Sunday night’s ceremony in Monaco.

World Rugby boss sparks outrage at 'foreign player' list

2018-11-22 08:49

World Rugby's Agustin Pichot has sparked outrage by sharing a list of what percentage of the squads of top international teams are comprised players "not born in their countries".

Kolisi escapes with slap on the wrist from World Rugby

2018-11-19 12:48

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi has received a citing commissioner warning from World Rugby after striking a Scotland player with the head.

Asia-Pacific 'rapid rugby' gets green light

2018-11-16 08:03

A radical new "rapid rugby" competition is set to kick off across the Asia-Pacific next year with 70-minute games and new rules to encourage fast-paced entertainment.

World Rugby: England disallowed try was 'correct call'

2018-11-12 10:00

World Rugby says that the decision to disallow England a late try in their clash against the All Blacks on Saturday was correct.

World Rugby responds to Rassie video with 'no comment'

2018-11-06 13:07

World Rugby will not be commenting on a viral video of Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus showing centre Andre Esterhuizen the how to perform the 'Farrell tackle'.

World Rugby demotes SA ref after 'problem with his fitness'

2018-10-29 09:07

South African referee Marius van der Westhuizen has dropped off World Rugby's list of match officials.

No Blitzboks in the running for top World Rugby Sevens award

2018-10-23 22:08

World Rugby has revealed the shortlists for the men’s and women’s Sevens Players of the Year 2018 awards.

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