Sir Bill Beaumont reaffirms World Rugby's ongoing commitment to advancing player welfare as he looks ahead to a busy 2022.
The young Georgian official will become the first referee outside of the leading nations to take charge of a Six Nations match when he stands in for Ireland’s Round 3 encounter with Italy.
World Rugby and Macron have announced details of a wide-ranging official apparel supplier deal that will see the Italian brand supply performance wear for the Emirates Match Officials for international tournaments and fixtures, including Rugby World Cup 2021 in New Zealand, Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 in Cape Town and Rugby World Cup 2023 in France.
World Rugby has today launched its Environmental Sustainability Plan 2030, a detailed strategy to help tackle the environmental sustainability issues that both affect and are affected by rugby.
World Rugby has announced the match officials for the Guinness Six Nations 2022, which kicks off on 5 February.
World Rugby has appointed Charlotte Samuelson as its Chief Operating Officer as the federation continues its business transformation to support an ambitious strategic plan.
We take a look back at the headline news from the rankings in 2021.
As 2021 draws to a close, we look at the numbers behind another enthralling year of men’s international rugby.
Who are the leading contenders to go to the tournament in France as Europe 1 and Europe 2?