RFU to make 139 positions redundant as part of cost-cutting measuresThe English union has suffered significant financial pain because of the Covid-19 outbreak.
Jul 6, 13:30
Coronavirus roundup: All the latest news from the world of sport on June 20Sports Mole rounds up the latest Coronavirus news from across the sports world.
Jun 20, 23:39
Bill Sweeney believes calendar changes could boost global gameThe RFU chief executive believes discussions could bring big advantages to rugby union.
Jun 20, 09:56
Coronavirus roundup: All the latest news from the world of sport on June 6Sports Mole rounds up the latest Coronavirus news from across the entertainment world.
Jun 6, 23:39
RFU chief Bill Sweeney claims rugby union could work as summer sportBill Sweeney did not rule out next year's Lions tour of South Africa being rescheduled.
Jun 6, 22:27
Coronavirus roundup: All the latest news from the world of sport on June 4Sports Mole rounds up the latest Coronavirus news from across the entertainment world.
Jun 4, 23:39
RFU chief Bill Sweeney insists that any Six Nations changes will be temporaryA home-and-away format is one of several options under consideration if the autumn internationals cannot go ahead as planned.
Jun 4, 22:16
Six Nations 2021 to be played on a home-and-away basis?RFU chief executive Bill Sweeney is making contingency plans if the usual calendar cannot go ahead.
Jun 4, 17:35
RFU boss fears "catastrophic impact" if shutdown extends to 2021 Six NationsBill Sweeney said the governing body stand to lose £107million if the autumn internationals in November do not go ahead.
May 5, 14:29
Coronavirus latest: Sports bosses warn of financial implications of pandemicRick Parry, Tom Harrison, Bill Sweeney, Dame Katherine Grainger and Tim Hollingsworth all gave evidence to the DCMS committee.
May 5, 14:28
Coronavirus latest: EFL chairman expects "financial hole" of £200mRick Parry, Dame Katherine Grainger, Bill Sweeney, Tim Hollingsworth and Tom Harrison all give evidence on Tuesday morning.
May 5, 14:27
Coronavirus latest: Sports leaders to discuss impact of pandemic next weekThe DCMS committee will hold an evidence session on Tuesday.
May 1, 10:44
RFU chief Bill Sweeney admits rugby landscape could be dramatically alteredEngland have extended the contract of head coach Eddie Jones until the end of the 2023 World Cup.
Apr 2, 23:23
Eddie Jones wants England to become greatest team of all timeThe 60-year-old will overtake Sir Clive Woodward as the country's longest-serving coach.
Apr 2, 12:57
Coronavirus latest: Eddie Jones urges public to follow Boris Johnson's leadJones has taken a pay cut in excess of 25 per cent.
Mar 27, 18:13
Coronavirus: Wimbledon calls emergency meeting to discuss possible cancellationThe pandemic has cast doubt on the viability of this summer's championships at SW19.
Mar 26, 08:14
Coronavirus latest: RFU bosses to take pay cut of more than 25%The governing body is budgeting for losses of between £45million and £50million.
Mar 25, 20:47
Coronavirus latest: RFU braced for financial hit due to pandemicAll English rugby activity below the Gallagher Premiership has been cancelled for the season.
Mar 20, 15:36
RFU warns Eddie Jones over post-match comments after referee criticismRFU chief executive Bill Sweeney says Eddie Jones, and the RFU, regret any implication that referee Ben O'Keeffe was biased.
Mar 12, 18:46
Eddie Jones to discuss England future after Six NationsThe head coach, who is contracted until next summer, plans to meet chief executive Bill Sweeney for dinner.
Mar 8, 22:25
Championship clubs accuse RFU of signing "death warrant" after announcing cutsThe RFU will pay only £288,000 per club, down from £530,000, under the new terms for next season.
Feb 12, 19:15
Championship clubs hit out at RFU's second-tier funding cutsNottingham chairman Alistair Bow is unhappy with the way the news was communicated.
Feb 12, 13:03
RFU announces plans to slash Championship funding for next seasonClubs in the second tier will now receive approximately £288,000 each.
Feb 12, 08:53
Eddie Jones's England future still uncertainBill Sweeney stated after England had finished World Cup runners-up that it would make "sense" to retain Eddie Jones until France 2021.
Dec 17, 23:17
RFU chief pours doubt on Eddie Jones' long-term England futureRugby Football Union chief executive Bill Sweeney says he is chatting with Eddie Jones about the future.
Dec 17, 17:13
Conor O'Shea to work alongside Eddie Jones in "wide-ranging" RFU roleO'Shea stepped down from the Italy head coach role after the recent World Cup and will start his new post at Twickenham next year.
Nov 29, 13:18
RFU boss Sweeney rejects idea of planning for Eddie Jones' successorEngland head coach Jones is contracted until 2021.
Jun 13, 22:00
John Mitchell signs new two-year contract with EnglandDefence coach Mitchell has extended his contract that now expires in line with that of head coach Eddie Jones.
Jun 13, 14:06
RFU appoints BOA boss Bill Sweeney as new chief executiveThe current British Olympic Association chief executive replaces Steve Brown, who left his role at the RFU in November after less than 15 months.
Feb 19, 16:21
British Olympic Association: 'Plans in place to evacuate Team GB from Winter Olympics'The British Olympic Association confirms that plans are in place to evacuate Team GB's athletes from the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang.
Oct 25, 20:49
British journalist denied entry to Azerbaijan ahead of European GamesBritish journalist Owen Gibson is denied entry to the European Games in Baku after criticising the Azerbaijani government's human rights record.
Jun 12, 11:58
Aaron Cook to represent Moldova following switch from Team GBThe British Olympic Association confirms that Aaron Cook will now compete for Moldova after it agreed to allow him to switch nations.
Apr 16, 08:57
Team GB add DFS to list of sponsors for Rio 2016 OlympicsTeam GB will have the support of new sponsors UK sofa manufacturers DFS at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
Dec 4, 11:46
British Olympic Association teams up with Deloitte for Rio 2016The BOA announces that professional services provider Deloitte will help with preparations for Rio 2016.
Nov 26, 12:10
Team GB officials praise Sochi securityTeam GB officials Lord Coe, Mike Hay and Bill Sweeney praise the security in place at the Sochi Winter Olympics.
Feb 6, 14:45
Bill Sweeney named new British Olympic Association chief executiveBill Sweeney is named as the new British Olympic Association chief executive.
Oct 7, 12:49
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