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Time for World Rugby to make an effort for the Game’s...

During recent controversies within the game, many have called for a review of how the sport is governed. It is time for World Rugby to make an effort for the game's sake, as Francisco Isaac follws up his essay on Rugby Europe and the need for positive change in rugby administration
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2017 ASB New Zealand Rugby Awards Ceremony – December 14

...and the winner is? That is a statement will be announced many times on Thursday night, when the 2018 ASB New Zealand Rugby Awards...
Last Word on Rugby

Milestone for Last Word on Rugby

Today represents a significant milestone for the Last Word on Rugby group of writers, with the 1000th article being published. Last Word on Rugby -- 1000...
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World Rugby Awards 2017 Recognize Women’s XV World Cup Winners

The awards winners have taken their bows, paparazzi have zoomed in on all the VIP guests and the champagne glasses were never empty--all this...
France win 2023 bid

France Victorious in Bid to Host 2023 Rugby World Cup

News that France had been victorious in the results of a ballot vote by World Rugby council members, came as a surprise to many....

The 2023 Rugby World Cup Host Nation Selection: A Sense of...

The Rugby World Cup host nation selection is becoming a serious conundrum for World Rugby, with questions being asked of the integrity of the...
Rugby World Cup 2019 Match Schedule Announcement

2019 Japan RWC Schedule Confirmed

The world's reaction to the recently released schedule of the Japan 2019 RWC (Rugby World Cup) has been a mix of acceptance and excitement....
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World Rugby “Nations, Please Ready Your RWC 2023 Votes”

The leading rugby playing nations are selecting sides to prepare for the busy November International window. From Tonga to Australia, Wales to New Zealand, the...
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LWOR Tackles the Top Paid Rugby Union Players Today

With players such as Elliot Daly and Owen Farrell recently signing new long term contracts, Last Word on Rugby thought it would be interesting...