SCRUM goes behind the scenes to chart how Frank McKinney, one of the first black American rugby coaches, transformed Queens University in North Carolina from a start-up side to national champions – in two-and-a-half years.
Chile A beat Paraguay A 62-0 to take an early lead in the World Rugby Americas Pacific Challenge 2021, which also saw Uruguay A win against Brazil A 28-12 on day one.
Australia, Japan, New Zealand and the USA will all take to the field on Saturday to kick-off a busy period of international rugby.
We take a look at Japan’s Rugby World Cup history after it was confirmed they would take part in a fifth edition of the tournament in New Zealand next year.
World Rugby has confirmed a revision to the RWC 2021 Asia qualification pathway that delivers certainty for teams Japan, Hong Kong and Kazakhstan as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Women’s rugby fans showed their excitement for Rugby World Cup 2021, playing in New Zealand in 2022, as the unique Mastercard RWC 2021 tournament pass offering sold out in just minutes.
The World Rugby-funded tournament starts on Friday, 22 October and involves three teams from North and South America.
Ahead of a busy November window, we look at six test matches that should set pulses racing.
We spoke to the Rugby World Cup winner as the countdown to RWC 2021 ticks into its final year.
The former Canada hooker has fostered a winning environment in Ottawa while working hard to ensure her players are “good team-mates, good students and good humans”.