World Rugby Council has today voted unanimously to adopt five welfare-driven global trials into full law from 1 July, which will feature in the upcoming Test matches.
World Rugby have officially confirmed that Australia and the USA will host the two men’s World Cup tournaments in 2027 and 2031 respectively.
The Springboks will feature in the premier division of a biennial mini World Cup, according to reports that World Rugby is planning to introduce a global competition in 2026.
World Rugby has revealed their selection of the best Springbok tries from the 2011, 2015 and 2019 Rugby World Cup competitions.
Springbok scrumhalf Faf de Klerk attempts to best All Blacks rival Aaron Smith in World Rugby’s fastest pass challenge.
Rassie Erasmus says World Rugby should introduce two referees as part of a three-point refereeing plan to improve the sport.
It’s a clash of goal-kicking accuracy as Vodacom Bulls veteran Morne Steyn faces off against Bath flyhalf Danny Cipriani in a North-vs-South challenge.
Georgian referee Nika Amashukeli will take charge of the Springboks’ opening clash of 2022 – his first Test outside of Europe – when Wales visit South Africa for a three-match series in July.
Tappe Henning, the Vodacom United Rugby Championship’s head of match officials, says World Rugby needs to be cautious when it comes to finding a compromise between the red card and protecting the integrity of having 15 players against 15.
Watch this compilation of 20 World Cup tries that are simply impossible to forget, featuring England’s Jason Robinson, South Africa’s Bryan Habana and Wales’ Shane Williams.