At a time when finances are tightly squeezed, South Africa cannot be blind to the commercial opportunity of involvement in the US market, writes ANDRE-PIERRE CRONJE.
A group of American investors has reportedly promised to launch a new USA rugby league that could recruit some of the world’s most popular players to the country.
The English RFU have announced the end of the season for the country’s league, cup and club rugby with the exception of the Premiership.
Major League Rugby has announced a revamped, expanded format for its 2020 season.
South African referee Ben Crouse will break new ground when he takes up the whistle in the USA’s Major League Rugby competition on a five-week assignment in February and March.