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Dates and new qualification pathway confirmed as Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 looks to inspire a new generation of rugby fans
World Rugby and hosts South Africa Rugby today confirmed Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 in Cape Town will take place from 9-11 September, 2022
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Historic televised match helps women’s rugby become visible in South Africa
We spoke to Babalwa Latsha and Lynne Cantwell following the historic broadcast of the Women’s Premier Division match between Western Province and Boland Dames last weekend.
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Women in Rugby Clubs Toolkit helps Kiwi clubs capitalise on Rugby World Cup 2021 interest
We caught up with Rugby World Cup 2021 Leverage and Legacy Manager, Danika Charlton to talk about the toolkit and its importance to growing female participation in New Zealand.
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DHL and Tudor begin the countdown to Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022
World Rugby today welcomes its first partners for Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 following the appointments of DHL as Official Logistic Partner and Tudor as Official Timekeeper as they extend their respective partnerships ahead of the eighth edition of the tournament.
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Reclassification of unions and widened representation on committees as World Rugby set to implement governance review recommendations
The reclassification of unions, implementation of an enhanced Integrity Code and wider representation on committee structures are at the heart of the package of transformational governance recommendations approved by the World Rugby Council today.
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Rugby’s global expansion increases in Africa
Algeria and Burundi become full members of the international federation following approval at the World Rugby Council meeting
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Wallaroos and Manusina to meet in two-test series
Women’s international rugby will return to Australia after an almost two-year absence with the Wallaroos set to face Samoa twice in July.
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Scene set for super-charged Rugby World Cup as new dates in 2022 confirmed
Rugby World Cup 2021 revised tournament dates which will see New Zealand host the tournament between 8 October-12 November, 2022.
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World Rugby approves framework for global union transfers
The World Rugby Council has approved an amendment to the sport’s regulations governing national team representation that will now permit an international player to transfer from one union to another union subject to key criteria being met.
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Olympic excitement builds ahead of World Rugby Sevens Repechage draw
Twelve women’s teams and 10 men’s teams to compete for the final two women’s and one men’s places at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics.
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Olympic qualification would bring Samoa together in celebration, says Auimatagi Sapani
Samoa’s men’s and women’s sevens teams are both scheduled to compete in next month’s repechage tournament for the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
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France coach Annick Hayraud confident of a bright future for Les Bleues
The France coach reflects on her side's Women’s Six Nations 2021 campaign as they prepare for the upcoming Rugby World Cup.
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Seven of the best players in Rugby World Cup Sevens history
From Waisale Serevi to Portia Woodman, we take a look at seven of the greatest players to grace the RWC Sevens tournament.
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Player of the Decade Trémoulière on joining France 2023 Players' Committee
The France full-back talks to World Rugby about her selection on the Rugby World Cup France 2023 Players' Committee.
Kazakhstan at World Rugby Women's Sevens Series Qualifier 2019
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New Kazakhstan Rugby president Aigul Jartybayeva: “Thanks to rugby I am who I am today”
World Rugby caught up with new Kazakhstan Rugby president Aigul Jartybayeva to discuss her hopes for the role.
Ako Wāhine Rugby Educator Reconnect
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Vania Wolfgramm empowering women in New Zealand through Ako Wāhine programme
World Rugby spoke to the former Black Fern about the Ako Wāhine Educator course and her plan to make more women feel comfortable in rugby.
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Dates and new qualification pathway confirmed as Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 looks to inspire a new generation of rugby fans
World Rugby and hosts South Africa Rugby today confirmed Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 in Cape Town will take place from 9-11 September, 2022
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Women in Rugby Clubs Toolkit helps Kiwi clubs capitalise on Rugby World Cup 2021 interest
We caught up with Rugby World Cup 2021 Leverage and Legacy Manager, Danika Charlton to talk about the toolkit and its importance to growing female participation in New Zealand.
Australia's Wallaroos
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Wallaroos and Manusina to meet in two-test series
Women’s international rugby will return to Australia after an almost two-year absence with the Wallaroos set to face Samoa twice in July.
RWC 2021 Brand Mark
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Scene set for super-charged Rugby World Cup as new dates in 2022 confirmed
Rugby World Cup 2021 revised tournament dates which will see New Zealand host the tournament between 8 October-12 November, 2022.
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France coach Annick Hayraud confident of a bright future for Les Bleues
The France coach reflects on her side's Women’s Six Nations 2021 campaign as they prepare for the upcoming Rugby World Cup.
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World Rugby launches new global competition and aligned calendar to supercharge the women’s 15s game
World Rugby has launched WXV, a three-tiered annual competition model that will start in 2023.
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World Rugby committed to delivering spectacular Rugby World Cup in 2022
World Rugby has reaffirmed its commitment to delivering a spectacular Rugby World Cup tournament in New Zealand in 2022 after its Executive Committee formally ratified the recommendation to postpone Rugby World Cup 2021.
Rugby World Cup 2021 Draw
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Rugby World Cup 2021 statement
World Rugby has made the difficult decision to recommend the postponement of Rugby World Cup 2021, scheduled to be hosted in New Zealand between 18 September-16 October, until next year.
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Springbok Women ready to step out of the shadows at Rugby World Cup 2021
South Africa’s new women’s rugby high performance manager Lynne Cantwell hopes Rugby World Cup 2021 will help inspire a new generation of players.
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Kelly Brazier “pumped” ahead of potential Olympic-Rugby World Cup double
We caught up with the two-time Rugby World Cup winner, who is hoping to play at both Tokyo 2020 and New Zealand 2021.
Women's International: Spain v Scotland
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Women’s Rugby Europe Championship: Spain ready to start their road to Rugby World Cup 2021
Las Leonas have a key game against Russia this weekend in Guadalajara in the Women’s Rugby Europe Championship, aiming to continue chasing their dream of qualifying for Rugby World Cup 2021.
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Bella Milo: Rugby World Cup 2021 could have huge impact on women’s rugby in Hong Kong and Pacific Islands
The Samoa fly-half talks to World Rugby about New Zealand 2021, coaching and how she hopes to “give back” to the game.
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Pioneering Olympic female referee Alhambra Nievas excited by the next generation
As the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games draw ever closer, we talk to Alhambra Nievas about her experience of refereeing the women’s gold medal match in Rio and look at how far female officials have come since that momentous occasion.
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Asia Rugby Women’s Championship update
The Asia Rugby Women’s Championship also acts as a Rugby World Cup 2021 qualification tournament.
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Interested nations begin Rugby World Cup host selection process journey
The process to determine future hosts of the men’s and women’s Rugby World Cups has officially kicked off with the start of the Dialogue phase, enabling interested nations to start to shape bids that are great for hosts and rugby.
Rugby World Cup 2021 Draw
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Rugby World Cup 2021 aims to set new match attendance record as match schedule is confirmed
Reigning champions New Zealand to play Australia at Eden Park on opening day
Around The Regions
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Historic televised match helps women’s rugby become visible in South Africa
We spoke to Babalwa Latsha and Lynne Cantwell following the historic broadcast of the Women’s Premier Division match between Western Province and Boland Dames last weekend.
Black Ferns v Barbarians
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Women in Rugby Clubs Toolkit helps Kiwi clubs capitalise on Rugby World Cup 2021 interest
We caught up with Rugby World Cup 2021 Leverage and Legacy Manager, Danika Charlton to talk about the toolkit and its importance to growing female participation in New Zealand.
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Olympic qualification would bring Samoa together in celebration, says Auimatagi Sapani
Samoa’s men’s and women’s sevens teams are both scheduled to compete in next month’s repechage tournament for the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Kazakhstan at World Rugby Women's Sevens Series Qualifier 2019
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New Kazakhstan Rugby president Aigul Jartybayeva: “Thanks to rugby I am who I am today”
World Rugby caught up with new Kazakhstan Rugby president Aigul Jartybayeva to discuss her hopes for the role.
Ako Wāhine Rugby Educator Reconnect
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Vania Wolfgramm empowering women in New Zealand through Ako Wāhine programme
World Rugby spoke to the former Black Fern about the Ako Wāhine Educator course and her plan to make more women feel comfortable in rugby.
Saracens Women v Bristol Bears Women - Allianz Premier 15s
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How Saracens are helping to change the landscape of women’s sport
World Rugby spoke to Charlie White, Laura Eddie and Dr Ali Bowes about their involvement with the Saracens Women and Girls Steering Group.
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Commentator Nick Heath welcomes media upsurge during Women's Six Nations
Rugby commentator Nick Heath says the Women’s Six Nations 2021 has been a triumph in terms of its media coverage.
England v Scotland - Women's Six Nations
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Eight players whose stock rose in the Women’s Six Nations 2021
The pick of the players from Women’s Six Nations 2021 revealed in a Championship that was short in length but not in individual quality.
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Rebecca Davies keen to spread rugby’s magic through World Rugby Women’s Executive Leadership Scholarship
We caught up with Davies to discuss her journey in the game, from learning on the touchline to playing, coaching and embarking on a career in administration.
England v France - Women's Six Nations
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Five things we learned from the Women’s Six Nations 2021
Following an enthralling end to this year’s women’s Championship, we take a look at the biggest takeaways from the past three weeks.
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Sophie De Goede, Alysha Corrigan and others making the most of “incredible experience” in Premier 15s
We caught up with Saracens’ Canadian stars, as well as Exeter Chiefs Women head coach Susie Appleby, to discuss the impact of overseas players on this season’s Premier 15s.
England Women v France Women - Autumn International Series
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France hoping to set a disappointing record straight in the Women's Six Nations final
This weekend England host France in the 48th Le Crunch in their rich shared history. Here we go inside the France camp to hear how they're preparing to rewrite a recent history dominated by the Red Roses.
Photo of England's Leanne Riley passing the ball against France during the Autumn International Series 2020
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Red Rose Riley aiming to show artistic flair in Women’s Six Nations decider against France
The England scrum-half has been enjoying some downtime this week before the tournament’s eagerly awaited final.
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USA Rugby excited to “discover, develop and inspire tomorrow’s Eagles” through Talent ID Camps
The union is set to hold seven camps in May and June, designed to unearth a new generation of male and female talent, with a focus on those from non-traditional backgrounds.
Hollie Davidson
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Match officials announced for Women’s Six Nations finals day
Match officials Sara Cox (RFU), Hollie Davidson (SRU) and Clara Munarini (FIR) are set to take charge of the Women’s Six Nations ‘Super Saturday’ finals day on 24 April.
England Women v France Women - Autumn International Series
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Women’s Six Nations 2021 in numbers: Boujard, Banet and Furlan shine in round three
We shine a light on some of the dazzling performances from the third round of the Women’s Six Nations 2021.
Power Game
Black Ferns v Barbarians
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Women in Rugby Clubs Toolkit helps Kiwi clubs capitalise on Rugby World Cup 2021 interest
We caught up with Rugby World Cup 2021 Leverage and Legacy Manager, Danika Charlton to talk about the toolkit and its importance to growing female participation in New Zealand.
Kazakhstan at World Rugby Women's Sevens Series Qualifier 2019
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New Kazakhstan Rugby president Aigul Jartybayeva: “Thanks to rugby I am who I am today”
World Rugby caught up with new Kazakhstan Rugby president Aigul Jartybayeva to discuss her hopes for the role.
Ako Wāhine Rugby Educator Reconnect
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Vania Wolfgramm empowering women in New Zealand through Ako Wāhine programme
World Rugby spoke to the former Black Fern about the Ako Wāhine Educator course and her plan to make more women feel comfortable in rugby.
Saracens Women v Bristol Bears Women - Allianz Premier 15s
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How Saracens are helping to change the landscape of women’s sport
World Rugby spoke to Charlie White, Laura Eddie and Dr Ali Bowes about their involvement with the Saracens Women and Girls Steering Group.
Australia v Uruguay at Villa Park, Rugby World Cup 2015
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Rebecca Davies keen to spread rugby’s magic through World Rugby Women’s Executive Leadership Scholarship
We caught up with Davies to discuss her journey in the game, from learning on the touchline to playing, coaching and embarking on a career in administration.
Hollie Davidson
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Match officials announced for Women’s Six Nations finals day
Match officials Sara Cox (RFU), Hollie Davidson (SRU) and Clara Munarini (FIR) are set to take charge of the Women’s Six Nations ‘Super Saturday’ finals day on 24 April.
Ana Tuiketei
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Ana Tuiketei: “I look forward to the day we normalise women’s leadership in sports”
World Rugby Women’s Executive Leadership Scholarship recipient and leading Fiji lawyer, Ana Tuiketei, wants to see more female involvement at executive board level in the Oceania region.
Sene Naoupu scores try for Ireland
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Ireland star Sene Naoupu hoping to help International Rugby Players achieve “game-changer objectives”
Following her appointment as Head of Strategic Projects and Research at IRP, we caught up with the Irish centre.
Lao Rugby Unstoppables
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Lao Rugby Unstoppables hope to “make the environment better” for future generation
We spoke to Lao Rugby Federation CEO Viengsamai Souksavanh, who organised a networking event in Vientiane that brought together 17 Unstoppable females from the country’s rugby community.
Keep Rugby Clean RWC 2017
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Educating young people “the best way of changing behaviours” around doping says Deb Robinson
On Play True Day, World Rugby anti-doping advisory committee chair, Deb Robinson discusses the importance of keeping rugby and sport clean.
Women's Rugby Super Series 2019 - USA v France - Photo: David Barpal
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Rugby World Cup 1991 30th anniversary: Today’s players reflect on women’s rugby pioneers
Three decades on from the inaugural women’s Rugby World Cup, we talk to three current Women’s Six Nations players about what those early tournaments mean to them.
Women's Rugby World Cup 1991 - USA celebrate
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Women’s Rugby World Cup 1991: How the historic tournament left a lasting legacy
On the 30th anniversary of the inaugural women’s Rugby World Cup, we look back at the momentous tournament.
WRWC 2017 Sara Cox
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Match officials announced for the Women’s Six Nations
World Rugby has announced an experienced team of match officials to take charge of the rescheduled Women’s Six Nations 2021, which runs in a new condensed format from 3-24 April.
Sarah Abd Elbaki
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Sarah Abd Elbaki keen to use scholarship to “lead more women into rugby”
We caught up with the World Rugby Women’s Executive Leadership Scholarship recipient to discuss the life-changing impact the game had on her life.
Farah Palmer Cup Championship Final - Otago v Hawkes Bay
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Emma Jensen keen to “give back” in new role on Hawke’s Bay Rugby board
We caught up with the former Black Ferns scrum-half following her election to the Hawke’s Bay board of directors.
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World Rugby launches new global competition and aligned calendar to supercharge the women’s 15s game
World Rugby has launched WXV, a three-tiered annual competition model that will start in 2023.
Born Leaders
Bath Rugby v Wasps - Gallagher Premiership Rugby
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Breaking glass ceilings: Sara Cox and Nikki O’Donnell on life as test rugby referees
Ahead of the second weekend of the Women’s Six Nations 2021, we caught up with the English match officials to discuss their careers in the game.
Hollie Davidson
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Hollie Davidson: “You hope that other female referees see us”
We talk to the Scottish referee about dealing with disappointment, maintaining momentum and the role mentor Joy Neville has played in her success.
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International Women's Day: Six female pioneers who helped rugby flourish across the globe
We take a look at six inspirational women who have worked hard to help the game grow around the world.
Liza Burgess Ronan O'Gara Hall of Fame induction
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Rugby’s Greatest Podcast: Who are the best Six Nations leaders?
The first episode of the new World Rugby podcast welcomes Ronan O’Gara, Ian McGeechan, Liza Burgess, Conor O’Shea and Andy Gomarsall to talk about leadership.
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Bella Milo: Rugby World Cup 2021 could have huge impact on women’s rugby in Hong Kong and Pacific Islands
The Samoa fly-half talks to World Rugby about New Zealand 2021, coaching and how she hopes to “give back” to the game.
Whitney Hansen of New Zealand
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Whitney Hansen hoping to hone her craft on Rugby World Cup 2021 Coaching Internship Programme
World Rugby caught up with the Canterbury women’s assistant coach following the news she will join the Black Ferns management team on the road to New Zealand 2021.
Italy Women v England Women - Womens Six Nations
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Katy Daley-Mclean “overwhelmed” by reaction to England retirement
Daley-Mclean, who was picked at fly-half in the World Rugby Women’s 15s Team of the Decade, looks back on her trophy-laden career in international rugby.
Rugby World Cup 2021 Draw
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New Zealand confirm Rugby World Cup 2021 coaching intern
World Rugby and New Zealand Rugby today announced that New Zealand Barbarians assistant coach Whitney Hansen will join the Black Ferns management team as their selected Rugby World Cup 2021 coach intern.
Ireland v Australia - Women's Rugby World Cup 2017
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Sophie Spence keen to learn and improve through RWC 2021 Coaching Internship Programme
The former Ireland international talks to World Rugby about joining the Wales coaching staff on the road to New Zealand 2021.
Sophie Spence
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Wales Women confirm Rugby World Cup 2021 coaching intern
World Rugby and the Welsh Rugby Union today announced that former Ireland international Sophie Spence will join the Wales Women management team as their selected Rugby World Cup 2021 coach intern.
Wales Women coaches Warren Abrahams and Rachel Taylor
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Warren Abrahams and Rachel Taylor “building for the future” in Wales
The incoming Wales head coach and skills coach hope to inspire future generations of female players while creating a stable and competitive environment.
Madagascar’s Unstoppable, Donatienne Rasoampamonjy
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Meet Donatienne Rasoampamonjy, Madagascar’s tireless Unstoppable
Since Donatienne Rasoampamonjy discovered rugby as a teenager, the game has changed her life. Now she helps other players discover the sport in turn.
Glasgow Warriors v Southern Kings - Guinness Pro14 Round 5
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Joy Neville helping to change perceptions as she creates history in Autumn Nations Cup
The former Ireland captain will achieve the latest in a long list of accomplishments when she performs TMO duties in the match between Wales and Georgia in Llanelli.
Melbourne Rebels Squad Prepare for Their Opening Super W Match
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Rugby World Cup 2021 coaching intern confirmed for Fiji
World Rugby and the Fiji Rugby Union today announced former Australian international and Melbourne Rebels head coach Alana Thomas will join the Fijiana 15s squad management team.
Exeter Chiefs Women v Worcester Warriors Women - Allianz Premier 15s
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Ambition of Exeter Chiefs Women “has no limits”
Susie Appleby and Amy Garnett talk to World Rugby about how they built a new team in the midst of a pandemic.
Women in rugby certification ceremony at Sogi in Samoa
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New rugby pathway open to women in Samoa
Oceania Rugby recently staged a Women in Rugby month. In Samoa that meant recognition for all those who contribute to the game in a number of areas.
Sevens Heaven
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Dates and new qualification pathway confirmed as Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 looks to inspire a new generation of rugby fans
World Rugby and hosts South Africa Rugby today confirmed Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 in Cape Town will take place from 9-11 September, 2022
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DHL and Tudor begin the countdown to Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022
World Rugby today welcomes its first partners for Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 following the appointments of DHL as Official Logistic Partner and Tudor as Official Timekeeper as they extend their respective partnerships ahead of the eighth edition of the tournament.
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Olympic excitement builds ahead of World Rugby Sevens Repechage draw
Twelve women’s teams and 10 men’s teams to compete for the final two women’s and one men’s places at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics.
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Olympic qualification would bring Samoa together in celebration, says Auimatagi Sapani
Samoa’s men’s and women’s sevens teams are both scheduled to compete in next month’s repechage tournament for the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Portia Woodman RWC Sevens 2018
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Seven of the best players in Rugby World Cup Sevens history
From Waisale Serevi to Portia Woodman, we take a look at seven of the greatest players to grace the RWC Sevens tournament.
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Rugby sevens Olympic test event held at Tokyo Stadium
Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games held an operational test event for rugby sevens on Thursday, with 95 days to go before the first match of the tournament on 26 July
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USA Rugby excited to “discover, develop and inspire tomorrow’s Eagles” through Talent ID Camps
The union is set to hold seven camps in May and June, designed to unearth a new generation of male and female talent, with a focus on those from non-traditional backgrounds.
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Rugby sevens match officials unveiled for Tokyo Olympics with 100 days to go
Squad of 22 match officials announced for the women’s and men’s rugby sevens competitions at the delayed Olympic Games Tokyo 2020
Jasmine Joyce at World Rugby Sevens Series Qualifier 2018
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Jasmine Joyce focused on making the most of “amazing” Olympic opportunity
With the opening ceremony of Tokyo 2020 set to take place in 100 days, we caught up with the Bristol Bears, Wales and Great Britain star to discuss life as a professional athlete, her hopes for the Games and juggling rugby commitments.
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Lauren Doyle: USA “definitely a force” ahead of Tokyo 2020
We caught up with the USA women’s sevens star as she continues her preparation for a second appearance at an Olympic Games.
HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series - Dubai: Day Three
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Rugby sevens ‘Road to Tokyo’ taking shape
Fourteen women’s and men’s international teams arrive in Dubai for a competitive high-performance training camp, which includes two tournaments on 2-3 and 8-9 April.
England Women v France Women - Autumn International Series
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Helena Rowland on the “friendly rivalry” to fill Katy Daley-Mclean’s shoes for England
We spoke to the England and Loughborough Lightning playmaker about playing for England, the Women’s Six Nations and her Olympic dream.
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World Rugby appoints Megapro as exclusive sales agency for Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022
World Rugby confirms it has appointed Megapro as its exclusive sponsorship sales agency for Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 in South Africa.
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HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2021: What to get excited about
Following confirmation the World Series will return in May, we take a look at some of the storylines to watch out for in the next 10 months.
Action from Arab Sevens 2021
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“More people talking about rugby in Egypt” following women’s Arab Sevens success
World Rugby caught up with Farida Elzakzouk and Sarah Abd Elbaki following the recent Arab Sevens in Alexandria.
HSBC Sevens relaunch 2021
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HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2021 plans unveiled
The 2021 Series schedule includes five women’s and four men’s rounds, with the addition of a further two potential men’s events under discussion.
Classic Matches
Portia Woodman RWC Sevens 2018
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Seven of the best players in Rugby World Cup Sevens history
From Waisale Serevi to Portia Woodman, we take a look at seven of the greatest players to grace the RWC Sevens tournament.
Women's Rugby Super Series 2019 - USA v France - Photo: David Barpal
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Rugby World Cup 1991 30th anniversary: Today’s players reflect on women’s rugby pioneers
Three decades on from the inaugural women’s Rugby World Cup, we talk to three current Women’s Six Nations players about what those early tournaments mean to them.
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Women’s Rugby World Cup 1991: How the historic tournament left a lasting legacy
On the 30th anniversary of the inaugural women’s Rugby World Cup, we look back at the momentous tournament.
France v Wales - Guinness Six Nations
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10 of the greatest rugby match comebacks of all time
We take a look at some of the biggest, and most unlikely, comeback victories that have occurred in international sevens and 15s rugby.
Ireland v Wales - Guinness Six Nations
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Ireland v Wales: How big is this rugby rivalry? Where is it played? And who wins it?
Ahead of the Six Nations 2021, we look at one of the fiercest rugby rivalries in the test arena: Ireland v Wales.
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Eight classic women’s pool matches at Rugby World Cup
Following the Rugby World Cup 2021 Draw, we look back at eight of the best women’s pool matches from the archives.
New Zealand v Namibia - Rugby World Cup 2019: Group B
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World Rugby Awards: Vote for the IRP 15s Tries of the Decade
Fans from across the globe are being invited to cast their vote on the International Rugby Players Men’s and Women’s 15s Try of the Decade.
Photo of Fiji men's sevens at Rio 2016
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Fiji legend Rauluni reflects on five of the nation’s greatest rugby wins
Former Fiji captain and assistant coach, Mosese Rauluni, knows firsthand what it’s like to be part of one of the most exciting teams in rugby. Here he picks out five of Fiji’s most memorable wins.
Huw Jones playing for Scotland against England in the 2018 Six Nations Championship
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15 miracle rugby plays throughout history
We take a look at some of the moments of magic that have lit up the international arena in men’s, women’s, sevens and U20 rugby.
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Making a statement: How Alison Miller and Ireland stunned England
Former Ireland winger Alison Miller and captain Fiona Coghlan reminisce about the team’s first ever victory against England, which came during the Women’s Six Nations 2013.
Rugby - Olympics: Day 3
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Rugby gold: Australia edge New Zealand to Olympic title in Rio
We revisit the Olympic Games women’s sevens tournament final from Rio 2016, which Australia won to create history.
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Watch LIVE rugby TODAY … USA v Canada at the HSBC Sydney Sevens 2017
Relive the first-ever HSBC Sydney Sevens women’s Cup final as Canada beat the USA despite a stunning Naya Tapper hat-trick.
5th Place Play-off: USA v Canada
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USA trust in basics to beat Canada at RWC 2010
World Rugby Hall of Fame inductee Phaidra Knight remembers the Rugby World Cup 2010 fifth-place play-off, in which the USA edged old rivals Canada at Surrey Sports Park.
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Watch LIVE rugby TODAY … New Zealand v France, RWC 2010
Re-live the Black Ferns’ stunning Rugby World Cup 2010 semi-final performance against France at the Twickenham Stoop.
Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens 2019 - Women's
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Watch LIVE rugby TODAY … Doubleheader at the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens 2019
Late drama is the order of the day as World Rugby streams two nail-biting encounters from the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens 2019.
England v France - Women's Rugby World Cup 2017 Semi Final
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Watch LIVE rugby TODAY … England v France, RWC 2017
Watch how tries from Sarah Bern and Megan Jones, allied to a huge defensive effort, helped England reach a seventh Rugby World Cup final.