World Cup

New era for women and girls’ rugby in Scotland: 'People are enthused - now is the time to make this move'

Scotland's decision to become professional after the World Cup will takes things up a level so players can pursue rugby as a full-time career.
17 June 2022

Kate Zackary Exclusive: "That development of the game in the US, it has to start now'

Their quest for the Allianz Premier 15s title is the number one priority for Exeter Chiefs co-captain Kate Zackary as exciting opportunities both domestically and internationally lie in wait.
20 May 2022

Rosie Galligan Interview: ‘Living in the moment’ and helping Harlequins achieve their goals

The 23-year-old has enjoyed a successful campaign for both club and country but Galligan isn’t ready to close the book on this season.
13 May 2022

Australia to host Rugby World Cup 2027 and 2029, USA venue for 2031 and 2033

World Rugby has announced Australia as the venue for the 2027 and 2029 editions of the Rugby World Cup whilst USA will host in 2031 and 2033.
12 May 2022

England chosen host for Rugby World Cup 2025

World Rugby has announced England as the host for the Rugby World Cup 2025.
12 May 2022

Three good 40 minutes from Scotland so far - now they need an 80 minute performance to triumph in Italy

Bryan Easson has called on his Scotland side to put in a complete performance against Italy as they look to get off the mark in the Six Nations and build ahead of the World Cup.
21 April 2022

“Excited” Jones confident the future is bright for England following disappointing Six Nations

Hours after England’s 25-13 loss to France in Paris, Eddie Jones comes spoke about his future as the Head Coach at Twickenham, how his current crop of England players are coming through and what the future may hold.
21 March 2022

The 24 hours which saw Scotland’s Women reach the Rugby World Cup

After experiencing some ups and downs along the way, Scotland made it through to the Rugby World Cup for the first since 2010.
1 March 2022

How will the Springboks tackle their fullback conundrum in time for RWC 2023?

The reigning World Cup champions will sooner or later have to make a decision on who they select as their first choice fullback for the 2023 World Cup in France.
22 February 2022

Sarah Beckett Exclusive: 'It's probably been the toughest year in my career'

Injuries have meant the last 12 months have been frustrating for the England international, but she is focused on making 2022 a memorable year for both club and country.
4 February 2022

Springboks captain Siya Kolisi named SA Rugby Player of the Year for 2021

Springboks captain Siya Kolisi has been named the South Africa Rugby Player of the Year for 2021 for his performances last year.
27 January 2022

What are some of the biggest and most enjoyable international Rugby competitions to watch?

If you were to ask a random selection of people which sport they thought was the toughest and most brutal to play, a lot of them would pick rugby.
15 December 2021

Who has qualified for the 2023 Rugby World Cup so far?

It might seem like some time away, but before we know it, the 2023 Rugby World Cup will be on our doorstep.
14 December 2021

Australia named 'preferred candidate' to host 2027 Rugby World Cup

Australia's chance of hosting the 2027 edition of the Rugby World Cup has received a huge boost after they were given the “preferred candidate” status by World Rugby for the global event.
25 November 2021

England's bid for 2025 World Cup receives government backing

England's bid for the 2025 World Cup has received a shot in the arm after receiving the backing from government.
27 October 2021

England express interest in hosting 2031 World Cup

The Rugby Football Union have confirmed that they will place a solo bid for the 2031 edition of the Rugby World Cup.
14 September 2021

World Rugby considering hosting World Cup every two years

World Rugby chief executive Alan Gilpin said the governing body is considering World Cup every two years instead of four.
14 September 2021

Schedule for Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe qualifier unveiled

World Rugby has announced the schedule for the Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe qualifier that will be played in Italy.
9 September 2021

Cook Islands trying to stay in 2023 Rugby World Cup contention

The Cook Islands are still trying to qualify for the 2023 Rugby World Cup - and the presence of former All Blacks star Lima Sopoaga might just be helping.
18 August 2021

Australia make bid for 2027 Rugby World Cup

Australia have announced that they have launched a bid for the 2027 edition of Rugby World Cup.
20 May 2021