France win vote to host Rugby World Cup for third time in 2023France see off competition from Ireland and preferred hosts South Africa to win the right to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
Nov 15, 13:27
Maro Itoje, Owen Farrell, Billy Vunipola named on player of the year shortlistEngland trio Maro Itoje, Owen Farrell and Billy Vunipola are included on a six-strong shortlist for the World Rugby Player of the Year award.
Nov 7, 15:42
RFU chief: 'Changes to Six Nations format unlikely to happen'Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie questions World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont's thinking behind altering the current Six Nations format.
Jul 26, 18:51
Bill Beaumont to stand for chairman of World RugbyFormer England and British and Irish Lions captain Bill Beaumont announces that he will stand for the position of World Rugby chairman in the May 11 elections.
Mar 3, 18:31
BBC, ITV win joint rights to Six NationsThe BBC and ITV succeed with a joint bid to broadcast the Six Nations in a new six-year deal.
Jul 9, 18:37
Debbie Jevans 'received £150,000 payoff from RFU'Outgoing England Rugby 2015 chief executive Debbie Jevans received a £150,000 payoff from RFU chiefs after announcing her decision to step down, a report claims.
Apr 1, 07:08
RFU announce new European tournament to replace Heineken CupThe Rugby Football Union announce a new European rugby tournament to replace the Heineken Cup.
Apr 10, 18:28
Bill Beaumont appointed Rugby Football Union chairmanBill Beaumont is appointed the new chairman of the RFU.
Jul 8, 15:44
Bill Beaumont wants RFU chairman jobIRB vice-chairman Bill Beaumont admits that he is putting himself forward to become the chairman of the RFU.
Jan 12, 11:28