HSBC World Rugby (https://www.WorldRugby.org) Sevens Series Award winners to be announced on 21 September; Twenty-four winners to be announced across six men’s and women’s award categories; Nine unions nominated across the men’s and women’s UL Mark of Excellence Award and Cigna Pressure Play Awards; Fan voting opens for Cigna Pressure Play and UL Mark of Excellence awards.
Rugby Africa has launched a series of virtual learning opportunities as part of a reset and readiness strategy for when rugby activities are safe and ready to resume.
The webinar series started off to bridge the physical face-to-face training and education program during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Stade Francais have called off their friendly against Toulon due to players having not recovered from lung damage caused by Covid-19
South Africa-The Springbok Sevens squad regrouped in Stellenbosch this week after their season was interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and according to coach Neil Powell, they have placed the Tokyo Olympics as their ultimate goal.
Marseille will host the Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup finals in 2021 after organisers abandoned plans
Former South Africa player Mahlatse Ralepelle has been given an eight-year ban after he was found guilty of a doping offence while at Sharks in 2019.
The Pro14 will return from a five-month Covid-19 pandemic hiatus with derbies from 22 August.
All Blacks back-row Ardie Savea will return to Super Rugby via the replacements bench as the Hurricanes face the Blues at Eden Park on Sunday
Reigning champions Saracens will be relegated from rugby union’s top flight at the end of this season following persistent salary cap breaches
Former France captain Jefferson Poirot has retired from international rugby at the age 27 because of a lack of motivation.