Four more years for Beauden Barrett, now in Blues colours

Four more years for Beauden Barrett, now in Blues colours

Saving his announcement until the right moment, the Rugby World now knows that it is a new four year deal for Beauden Barrett with...
Rugby World Cup Players

Rugby World Cup players who could ‘Ignite RWC2019’

With the tournament only days away from beginning, there are a handful of Rugby World Cup players who could ignite the RWC2019 event. New...

England’s U20 Success is Down to the Coaching, Says Josh Bayliss

England U20 back row Josh Bayliss believes the coaching set-up is key to its incredible success at age-grade level. Bayliss, who plys his trade at Premiership...

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

The Rugby World Cup host nation selection is becoming a serious conundrum for World Rugby, with questions being asked of the integrity of the...
In Sam Whitelock we Trust

‘Conditions of Long Service’ benefit in Sam Whitelock contract extension

For his long service with New Zealand Rugby, senior All Black Sam Whitelock has enjoyed preferential treatment and - as such - received beneficial...
An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar T.D. meets Women's Rugby World Cup 2017 Captains

New Zealand Rugby Shift Focus Towards International Rugby

The Super Rugby season has ended - "long live the Crusaders!" That was the call of fans, and with the street parade only just...
World Rugby put the sword to Romanian RWC hopes, elect Russia instead

World Rugby put the sword to Romanian RWC hopes, select Russia instead

In an authoritative move, World Rugby put the sword to Romanian RWC hopes, as they disciplined both Romania and Spain, to select Russia instead. It was in relation to the outrageous reaction from Spain when they failed to gain direct entry into the tournament, and after investigation by the governing body
Rugby World Cup

Welsh coaches at the Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup will have an abundance of Welsh coaches at, working hard behind the scenes. Some are well known, others have a...

Rugby World Cup – England ready to fire in Japan

With the Rugby World Cup less than a fortnight away Charlie Inglefield looks at where England stand heading into the tournament. Joe Marchant takes his...
France v Australia - Women's Rugby World Cup 2017

WRWC2017 Day Two: Australian Wallaroos Bundled Out Of Cup

The French stamped their mark today at the Women's Rugby World Cup (WRWC2017), with the Australian Wallaroos bundled out of Cup contention. They came to...