Rugby Europe Championship


European nations look for fast start in RWC 2019 qualification bid

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The road to Japan starts on Saturday for five teams as the Rugby Europe Championship gets underway in Brussels, Madrid and Offenbach, near Frankfurt.

New century for evolving Georgia

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In the upcoming Rugby Europe Championship, Georgian rugby is on course to celebrate an historic milestone – its first caps centurion – 28 years after the Lelos played their first test against Zimbabwe.

Romania lead the chase for European World Cup spot

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The third round of the Rugby Europe Championship produced wins for Georgia, Romania and Germany.

Eddie Jones Backs Relegation & Promotion for Six Nations

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has had his say on the Six Nations Relegation/Promotion debate that is dividing opinion. The tournament organisers meet today under pressure to open up the tournament to the ambitious rugby...

Portugal win “crucial” for Belgium rugby - Dowsett

4 days ago by World Rugby

Belgium winger Craig Dowsett believes Belgium can kick on after securing their place in the Rugby Europe Championship for 2018.

Pool A: Rugby World Cup Draw 2019

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool draw for the Rugby World Cup 2019 took place in Kyoto, Japan at 17:00 local time (08:00 GMT). The seedings and bands were based on the world rankings at the end of the Six Nations. The...

Get Into Rugby expansion drives World Rugby growth in 2016

1 month ago by World Rugby

Nearly two million girls and boys participated in Get Into Rugby in 2016 8.5 million men, women and children are now playing the game worldwide Women and girls account for more than a quarter of all...

The peculiar Vannes vs Narbonne "no maul" stand off

1 month ago by Rugby Dump

Last weekend's ProD2 clash between Vannes and Narbonne will hardly be remembered as being a classic. Soggy conditions made fast-flowing open rugby virtually impossible in a game which saw Vannes...

Ones to Watch: Wales

2 months ago by RBS 6 Nations

Wales may have only won twice in the RBS 6 Nations but there were plenty of moments of individual brilliance and shining performances to get fans excited about the future of Welsh rugby.

What lies ahead: Wales

2 months ago by RBS 6 Nations

Wales secured wins against Italy and Ireland in the 2017 RBS 6 Nations but were beaten in Paris and Edinburgh as well as suffering defeat to England in Cardiff. Here we take a look at what lies ahead for...