New Zealand dethroned defending champions England in brutal fashion with a thumping 64-17 victory in the final of the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in Georgia.
England captain Zach Mercer scored a late converted try to put his country through to their fifth consecutive final at the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in Georgia.
Australia’s women’s rugby sevens national team have received an extra AUS$500,000 (£298,000/$377,000/€336,000) in funding as they prepare for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.
World Rugby Executive Committee member Bob Latham has said the international governing body is particularly keen to see more women’s sevens events held in China as part of its attempts to tap into the East Asian nation’s sport market.
South Africa moved into the last four of the World Rugby Under-20 Championship after scoring 11 tries against Argentina in the final round of pool stage matches in Georgia today.
Mastercard has renewed as a worldwide partner of the Rugby World Cup for the 2019 edition in Japan.
Ireland's miserable start to their World Rugby Under-20 Championship campaign continued as they were beaten by Scotland at the AIA Stadium in Kutaisi.
United World Sports has announced the official launch of the North American Super 7s Rugby League.
Ireland and France have today officially submitted their bids for the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
England got their World Rugby Under-20 Championship title defence off to a fantastic start today as they thrashed Samoa 74-17 at the Avchala Stadium in Tbilisi.
South Africa Rugby has delivered what it believes to be a winning bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
The 2017 World Rugby Under-20 Championship is set to begin in Georgia tomorrow as England attempt to retain the title they won on home soil last year.
Seremaia Tuwai of Fiji's jersey from the gold medal match at last year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro has been handed over to the World Rugby Museum at Twickenham Stadium in London.
New Zealand moved to the brink of clinching the overall title as they won the Women's World Rugby Sevens Series event in Langford in Canada.
Hosts Canada and New Zealand both progressed to the quarter-finals of the Women's World Rugby Sevens Series event in Langford with 100 per cent records as they each picked up three victories at the Westhills Stadium.