World Cup: News, Analysis, Fixtures, Results

Why Eddie Jones has 'kept the faith' with Manu Tuilagi

Why Eddie Jones has ‘kept the faith’ with Manu Tuilagi

At his best, Manu Tuilagi is a true game-breaker in the number 13 jersey. At just 27-years-old, the Leicester centre should be in his...
Final places at 2019 Rugby World Cup still to be decided

Final places at 2019 Rugby World Cup still to be decided

Four teams hold hopes of attending the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with home-and-away qualifier matches to ultimately, complete the RWC schedule and teams list
Tyrone Green

Junior Springboks Campaign Ends on a High Note

The Junior Springboks ended their Rugby U20 World Championship campaign on a high. This came after they beat New Zealand in their 3rd place...
World Rugby put the sword to Romanian RWC hopes, elect Russia instead

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

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

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
World Rugby appoints Steve Brown and Steve Tew onto RWC Board

World Rugby appoints Steve Brown and Steve Tew onto RWC Board

World Rugby have made two key appointments, with England Rugby chief executive Steve Brown, and New Zealand Rugby chief Steve Tew elected onto the 2019 RWC Board. Both with experience in promoting successful Rugby World Cups, they will bring that knowledge to the board level
World Rugby U20 Championship

Pool Stage Fixtures Announced for the World Rugby U20 Championships

The World Rugby U20 Championships will kick off on Wednesday 30 May with the the pool stage fixtures having been announced. The competition, held...

All Blacks to play Bledisloe Cup match in Japan; all preparations...

News out of Japan Rugby and New Zealand Rugby is that the All Blacks are to play another Bledisloe Cup match in Japan. This is all in preparation for the 2019 Japan Rugby World Cup, and is the second fixture ever played between the two trans-Tasman rivals, in Japan
RWC2019 Strategy

Latest Signing Requires Hansen to re-think All Blacks RWC2019 Strategy

Every team who has qualified for the World Rugby tournament in Japan, will have an RWC2019 strategy. It is a focus point, even while...