With debutants making up 60 per cent of the players in the Vancouver round of the World Series, it's time to see which of the new kids on the block can make an impact in Edmonton alongside a host of Tokyo Olympians.
Hosts Italy, Ireland, Scotland and Spain are only separated by points difference heading into the final match-day of the RWC 2021 Europe Qualifier in Parma on Saturday.
Twelve-team HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series men’s event and women’s Fast Four tournament set for Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Canada on 25-26 September
World Rugby and International Rugby Players have published new contact training load guidance aimed at reducing injury risk and supporting short and long-term player welfare.
Canada’s new captain reflects on his team’s performance in Vancouver and looks forward to the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2021 finale in Edmonton.
The opening two rounds of the Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe Qualifier have led to some significant changes in the World Rugby Women’s Rankings.
The free-scoring Blitzboks see off African rivals Kenya to win the opening round of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2021, while Great Britain’s women are triumphant in the Fast Four competition.
Ireland and Scotland both secured their first victories of the Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe Qualifier on Sunday to maintain their hopes of winning the tournament and booking their ticket to New Zealand.
South Africa, Ireland and USA emerge as pool winners on an opening day dominated by core teams.
Italy scrum-half Barattin will become only the eighth female player in history to reach the landmark when the hosts play Ireland in the Rugby World Cup 2021 Europe Qualifier on Sunday.