World announces immediate law amendment following contentious Wales try

World announces immediate law amendment following contentious Wales try

World Rugby has changed a rule governing restarts in the wake of George North’s contentious try for Wales in their 13-6 win over England in Cardiff on Saturday.     The change stipulates...

Homegrown rake pens long-term deal with the Reds

Homegrown rake pens long-term deal with the Reds

The Queensland Rugby Union (QRU) has continued to secure homegrown Queensland talent for the future with Alex Mafi re-signing with the Queensland Reds for a further three years.    It will...

Four Super Rugby stars made available to the All Black sevens

Four Super Rugby stars made available to the All Black sevens

The All Blacks Sevens’ quest for Olympic gold in Tokyo next year has been given a major boost, with four Super Rugby players set to join the 2019/2020 campaign.     Caleb Clarke (Blues,...

Halfback duo sign with the Hurricanes

Halfback duo sign with the Hurricanes

The Hurricanes have signed halfbacks Jamie Booth and Jonathan Taumateine for the next two Investec Super Rugby seasons. The pair replace Richard Judd and Finlay Christie, with the former leaving the...

Ben Te'o Completes Top 14 Switch

Ben Te'o Completes Top 14 Switch

  England centre Ben Te'o has signed a short-term deal with RC Toulon and will provide the TOP 14 club with cover during the Rugby World Cup.   He makes the move from Worcester Warriors and...

Gregor Townsend on his team to face France
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Gregor Townsend on his team to face France

Full-back Stuart Hogg is the only player to be reselected in the starting Scotland side as several experienced campaigners return for this Saturday’s Summer Test rematch against France.