World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont has been awarded a knighthood in The Queen's New Year's honours list in the United Kingdom.
The final round of interviews for the Rugby World Cup 2019 volunteer programme has taken place in host nation Japan.
Biarritz has been announced as the location for the final round of this season's World Rugby Women's Sevens Series.
The New Zealand Women’s rugby sevens team has been awarded the prestigious Lonsdale Cup at the 2018 Olympic Gala Dinner in Auckland.
Fiji beat the United States 29-15 in the final of the HSBC World Rugby Seven Series in Cape Town to secure their first title win in South Africa since 2009.
Fiji, Australia and United States unbeaten after first day of World Rugby Sevens Series in Cape Town
Fiji, Australia and the United States all won three games out of three on the opening day of the HSBC World Rugby Seven Series in Cape Town to progress to the quarter-finals unbeaten.
World Rugby believes that the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan will be "game-changing" after organisers completed their final set of tournament review meetings of the year.
New Zealand will be looking to get their second consecutive World Rugby Seven Series victory in Cape Town after winning the season opener in Dubai last weekend.
Canadian Marissa Pace has been appointed as the head of a newly-formed marketing department at World Rugby.
World Rugby has announced the appointment of Ernst and Young (EY) as official professional services supplier of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.
New Zealand defeated the United States 21-5 in the final of the first World Rugby Men's Sevens Series event of the season in Dubai.
New Zealand defeated Canada in the final of the second stage of the HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens Series in Dubai to win their fifth consecutive title from the competition.
New Zealand won all three of their games on the opening day of the second stage of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series to stay on track for their fifth successive title from the competition.
The second stage of this season's HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens World Series is due to begin in Dubai tomorrow, with Olympic champions Australia looking to bounce back from a fifth-place finish last time out in Colorado.
More than 4.5 million applications have been made for tickets for the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan since ballots started in January 2018, it has been revealed.