Tag: World Rugby

Macron-World Rugby tech sartorial deal

Macron new technical partner of World Rugby

The world of rugby is Macron’s home, now more than ever. The Hero company, a leading brand in the world of the oval ball, is the new technical partner of World Rugby, the international governing body of 15 and seven-a-side rugby, that regulates relations between national federations and organizes... » Read more

Australia likely to host Rugby World Cup 2027

Australia is the preferred candidate for Rugby WC 2027

World Rugby has announced Australia as the ‘preferred candidate’ for Rugby World Cup 2027. ‘Rugby Australia’ stated that the announcement comes after a World Rugby Council meeting held on November 25th accepted a recommendation from the Rugby World Cup Limited Board to work exclusively with... » Read more

Rugby event buckles under pandemic pressure

Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 postponed

World Rugby has reaffirmed its commitment to delivering a spectacular and magnificent Rugby World Cup tournament in New Zealand in 2022 after its Executive Committee formally ratified the recommendation to postpone Rugby World Cup 2021 due to the coronavirus storm simply refusing to calm down... » Read more

World Rugby Series final leg in Cape Town

World Rugby Sevens update March 2021

The HSBC Cape Town Sevens will take on a new responsibility after World Rugby recently announced that the popular event in the Mother City (read Cape Town) will be the final leg of a revamped and abridged HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in 2021. The South Africa Sevens is an annual rugby sevens... » Read more

Parallel host news for rugby events

World Rugby bidding process

World Rugby has announced that it will simultaneously select the next two hosts for both its men’s and women’s World Cups editions, running a joint bidding process for the four events. World Rugby is the world governing body for the sport of rugby union. World Rugby organizes the Rugby World... » Read more

Six Nations set to resume in October

World Rugby will return Aug 2020

The World Rugby Council has approved dates for a temporary international calendar in 2020, making way for the Six Nations to resume in October. World Rugby is the world governing body for the sport of rugby union. World Rugby organizes the Rugby World Cup every four years, the sport’s most... » Read more

COVID derails Dubai, Cape Town rugby fixtures

Dubai Rugby Sevens

COVID-19 has got the better of the Dubai and Cape Town (South Africa) events of 2021 HSBC World Sevens Series. World Rugby has announced the cancellation of both the events. Both events were scheduled for this year – Dubai from November 26 to 28 and Cape Town from December 4-6 – and both were... » Read more