Bill Beaumont

Sir Bill Beaumont: Community game is the ‘DNA’ of rugby

Sir Bill Beaumont says National League and community rugby is the ‘DNA’ of the sport and he also hopes everyone can pull together during the Covid-19 pandemic.
22 July 2020

Josh Beaumont column: Dad is definitely the right man to steer World Rugby through this tricky period

In his latest column for TRU, Josh Beaumont discusses his father’s re-election as World Rugby’s chairman + he provides us with an update on his recovery from injury and his hopes regarding the resumption of the season.
7 May 2020

Sir Bill Beaumont gets re-elected as World Rugby chairman

Sir Bill Beaumont will continue to remain as World Rugby chairman for a second successive term after after beating Agustin Pichot in a closely fought election.
2 May 2020

World Rugby chairman and ex-England captain Bill Beaumont awarded a knighthood

World Rugby Chairman and former England captain Bill Beaumont has been knighted in the Queen's New Year Honours list for his services to rugby.
29 December 2018

Rugby's Olympic return is a "game changer" - Bill Beaumont

World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont is confident that the sevens tournament in the Olympics will be a "game changer" for the sport.
6 August 2016

Six Nations may be shifted to April - Bill Beaumont

Newly elected World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont has insisted on shifting the Six Nations tournament to April as a part of his plan to integrate the Northern and Southern hemisphere.
12 May 2016

Bill Beaumont elected as World Rugby chairman

Former England captain Bill Beaumont has been unanimously elected as the chairman of World Rugby following an election in Dublin.
11 May 2016

Bill Beaumont put forward for World Rugby chairman's role

Former England captain Bill Beaumont is set to become chairman of World Rugby.
15 March 2016