Experienced Lock Neville Joins Brumbies for 2020

Experienced Lock Neville Joins Brumbies for 2020

The Brumbies have announced the signing of experienced lock Cadeyrn Neville for the 2020 Super Rugby season.     The 30-year old will add valuable leadership to the Brumbies second-row stocks,...

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe excited by prospect of best-ever Rugby World Cup

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe excited by prospect of best-ever Rugby World Cup

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and World Rugby Chairman Sir Bill Beaumont believe that Japan is perfectly placed to host the best-ever Rugby World Cup with seven days to go until kick-off.   With...

Melbourne Rebels announce partnership with Japanese giant

Melbourne Rebels announce partnership with Japanese giant

The Melbourne Rebels have today announced an unique partnership with Japanese giant Kintetsu.   The new alliance represents the most significant partnership ever established between an Australian...

'Gutted' All Blacks flanker is ruled out of the Rugby World Cup

'Gutted' All Blacks flanker is ruled out of the Rugby World Cup

The All Blacks have suffered an injury blow a week out from the start of the Rugby World Cup, with rookie flanker Luke Jacobson forced out of the tournament with a concussion.       Jacobson,...

Highlanders add three more to 2019 Super Rugby squad

Highlanders add three more to 2019 Super Rugby squad

Ranfurly Shield holders Otago will supply two more players to the Highlanders for 2020 and a third will commit for three years from 2021.       Otago players Michael Collins and Sione...

Six legends to be inducted into World Rugby Hall of Fame

Six legends to be inducted into World Rugby Hall of Fame

World Rugby has announced that six legends of the game in Richie McCaw (New Zealand), Shiggy Konno (Japan), Os du Randt (South Africa), Peter Fatialofa (Samoa), Graham Henry (New Zealand) and Diego Ormaechea...