Rugby Europe Championship


European nations look for fast start in RWC 2019 qualification bid

< 1 minute by World Rugby

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

< 1 minute by World Rugby

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.

Tonga qualifies for Rugby World Cup 2019

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga have qualified for Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan after finishing second to Fiji in the combined 2016-17 World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup standings.   With Samoa failing to secure a bonus point...

The Growth of Georgian Rugby | Trans World Sport

1 month ago by EatSleepRugby.co.uk

Georgia is one of Rugby Union’s up-and-coming nations. Currently ranked 12th in the world, they are eight-time winners of the Rugby Europe Championship which is the continent’s second tier...

Romania lead the chase for European World Cup spot

1 month ago by World Rugby

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

Romania name squad for June Tests

1 month ago by Romanian Rugby

Romania has announced their squad that will travel to Japan and Canada before hosting Brazil in Bucharest for the June international series.   Head coach Lynn Howells has selected the vast...

Eddie Jones Backs Relegation & Promotion for Six Nations

2 months 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

2 months 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 months 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

3 months 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...