World Rugby denies 'humiliation' as 2023 RWC goes to France

2017-11-15 17:03

World Rugby chiefs denied they had been "humiliated" after France won the right to stage the 2023 World Cup.

World Rugby hails RWC 2023 bids

2017-09-25 20:31

World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont has hailed the Rugby World Cup 2023 bids after the three unions presented their vision and plans.

Beaumont in favour of Pacific Islands team

2017-06-29 14:28

World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont supports calls for a professional side to be established in the Pacific Islands to halt players leaving.

New global rugby calendar from 2020

2017-03-17 11:55

World Rugby has unveiled a new global calendar for 2020 onwards.

World Rugby moves towards global calendar

2017-02-01 10:57

Rugby’s major stakeholders have taken a significant step towards agreeing an optimised global calendar beyond Rugby World Cup 2019.


World Rugby heaps praise on Barbarians

2017-11-01 21:27

World Rugby has praised the role being played by the Barbarians in the development of international sides.

World Rugby boss backs Pacific Islands team

2017-06-29 19:17

World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont supports calls for a professional side to be established in the Pacific Islands.

Sevens stays at Olympics until 2024

2017-06-10 06:59

Rugby Sevens has been given the nod to remain an Olympic sport until at least the 2024 Summer Games.

World Rugby boss to 'discuss' Italy tactics

2017-02-28 19:56

Bill Beaumont, the head of World Rugby, is to "discuss" Italy's controversial 'no-ruck' ploy after being urged to take action by England coach Eddie Jones.

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