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US retains Rugby World Cup vision despite financial peril

With the soccer World Cup lined up for 2026 and the Los Angeles Olympics two years later, the United States will be the focal...

Scotland coach Townsend backs call for fewer Test windows

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has welcomed moves to reduce the number of international windows in rugby union's calendar. Europe's Six Nations traditionally takes place in...

World Rugby rejects post-virus international cup fund-raiser plan

World Rugby has dismissed an idea for a major international tournament to be held in England next year designed to ease the financial impact...

Top 14 rugby clubs’ financial ‘bubble bursts’ due to COVID-19

Some of French rugby's leading agents have warned the big spending power of the Top 14 clubs in attracting global superstars is over as...

Super League looks to August restart with fans back in October

Rugby league's Super League hopes to resume in August, with officials looking to welcome fans back to games as soon as October. The Super League,...

Zebo excited for Racing arrival of ‘classy’ Beale

Ireland's Simon Zebo said he is looking forward to featuring alongside "classy" Australian Kurtley Beale for French club Racing 92 next season. Beale, 31, who...

European chiefs moving closer to 24-team Champions Cup

The European Champions Cup rugby tournament could be extended to include 24 teams next season as an "exceptional" move in response to the coronavirus,...

‘Worried’ billionaire-backed Stade Francais to cut budget by 20%

The French Top 14's wealthiest side Stade Francais is cutting its budget by up to 20% due to the "worrying" coronavirus pandemic, the club's...

Less is more for Mitchell when rugby resumes post virus

Former New Zealand head coach and current England defence chief John Mitchell believes some good may come for rugby union from the coronavirus if...

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