A bid to set up a Super Rugby team from the Pacific Islands has been turned down.
Sanzaar has confirmed that next year’s Super Rugby tournament will be played across 21 consecutive weeks between 15 February and 6 July.
A group of investors has offered US$4.5-million to have an independent Hawaii-based team in Super Rugby from 2020.
Sanzaar is considering a Rugby Championship schedule change in 2021 that may benefit the Springboks.
Jake White says it’s time for South Africa to seriously consider leaving Super Rugby for a move north.
World Rugby is examining the excessive use of the TMO and could effect changes as early as November to return power to the on-field referees.
The desire of officials to prioritise player safety should be commended, but it should not come at the expense of common sense, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Sanzaar will have a specific review into the practical implementation of the television match official protocols.
All Blacks captain Kieran Read says Sanzaar should return to a round-robin format for Super Rugby.
Sanzaar is reportedly contemplating adding a fourth conference, made up of American teams, to Super Rugby. The Sydney Morning Herald has obtained a high-level Sanzaar strategy paper, revealing that the governing body is weighing up five options for Super Rugby (retaining the status quo, contraction or three types of expansion scenarios), a major shake-up of the Rugby Championship, an All Star-style… Read more →