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.
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
France captain Thierry Dusautoir was named on Monday as the International Rugby Board's (IRB) World Player of the Year after a storming 12 months in which he drove his side to within a whisker of their first World Cup title on Sunday.
France coach Marc Lievremont signed off from his role on Monday, having one final jibe at the media after a tempestuous battle throughout the rugby World Cup.