rugby union

Rousing rugby anthems

Singing national anthems before rugby Test matches is a great way for the crowd to get themselves into the game. But which are the...
World Rugby

Bill Beaumont wins World Rugby Chairman election

Bill Beaumont has overcome Agustin Pichot to retain his role as the Chair of World Rugby. The term is for another four years and...
World Rugby

France; the most ill-disciplined World Rugby country in 2019/20

France top the list as most ill-disciplined World Rugby country in 2019-20, rattling up 10 red cards across the four major professional league's, international...
Rugby Commentary

Rugby commentary: The golden voices

Rugby commentary has been blessed with golden voices over the years. There was one voice that most supporters we spoke to regarded as the...
World Rugby

Old hand vs young hotshot; World Rugby Chairman role

There is now a contest for the World Rugby Chairman role, with Agustín Pichot entering the ring. It means that incumbent Chair Bill Beaumont...
Bankruptcy for USA Rugby will see reorganization of Sport

Bankruptcy for USA Rugby will see reorganization of Sport

The USA Rugby Board of Directors and Congress voted to officially file Chapter 11 bankruptcy, as a result of compounded and insurmountable financial constraints...

Best Premiership Pacific Islanders XV: The forwards

In the second part of this new series, we bring you the forwards selection of the best Premiership Pacific Islanders to play in England....
Matthew J Watkins

Rugby community pays tribute to Matthew J Watkins

Tributes have flooded in for former Dragons, Gloucester and Scarlets player Matthew J Watkins, who passed away earlier this month after a lengthy battle...
Class acts from the 1970s - Rugby royalty

Class acts from the 1970s – Rugby royalty

With the 'halt in play' affecting the 2020 seasons in both hemispheres, a retrospective look at some past players is due. Some of the...
Eight Black Ferns Test matches in 2020 tremendous recognition

Eight Black Ferns Test matches in 2020 tremendous recognition

In scheduling eight Black Ferns Test matches in 2020, New Zealand Rugby has given tremendous recognition to the women's Rugby World Cup titleholders. A...