Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Former Australia coach Eddie Jones was expected to be named head coach of Japan's national rugby team Monday to replace All Blacks legend John Kirwan.
Sunday, December 25, 2011
After 24 years of stumbles, disappointments and plain old chokes, New Zealand finally lived up to its billing as world rugby's premier side in 2011.
Saturday, November 26, 2011
The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced a new points-scoring system for this season's World Sevens circuit on the eve of the opening tournament on Australia's Gold Coast.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Samoa's manager at the recent Rugby World Cup in New Zealand has been symbolically fined 100 pigs by his home village over allegations he misbehaved at the tournament.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
All Blacks winger Zac Guildford faced fresh allegations Tuesday stemming from a drunken binge that ended with him staggering naked and bleeding into a bar then assaulting two people.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
All Blacks winger Zac Guildford apologized Monday for a drunken binge that ended with him staggering naked and bleeding into a bar then assaulting two people.
Thursday, November 10, 2011
Argentina's Pumas will end the long wait for a place in a major annual competition when they make their debut in South Africa in the opening fixture of the new Rugby Championship next August.
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
The earthquake-damaged city of Christchurch will host one of three rugby tests between New Zealand and Ireland in June next year at a new stadium which will also be home to the Canterbury Crusaders during the 2012 Super 15 tournament.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Graham Henry stood down as coach of the All Blacks on Tuesday, nine days after guiding New Zealand to a second World Cup triumph on home soil.
The French players took control of their rugby union World Cup campaign after a humiliating loss to Tonga and ignored coach Marc Lievremont, veteran No. 8 Imanol Harinordoquy told respected French rugby publication Midi Olympique on Monday.