World Rugby

Coming soon: Club OR Country

A survey has revealed that players don’t want to be stuck in a Club-v-Country dilemma, but it won’t be long before owners make them choose between money or honour. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Safe rugby is boring rugby

GAVIN RICH warns World Rugby that the professional game is getting safer at the same rate that it’s losing appeal as a contact sport. READ MORE

Gavin Rich

World Rugby ignores Sanzaar cracks

CRAIG RAY can’t relate to World Rugby’s marketing expedition to India when nothing is being done to fix the issues plaguing the traditional powerhouses. READ MORE

Craig Ray

World Rugby, tell Euro clubs to buzz off!

FRESH TAKE: European clubs have actively discouraged Willie le Roux and Faf de Klerk from playing Test rugby, JOSHUA BROWN wonders why World Rugby hasn’t stepped in. READ MORE

Joshua Brown

Rugby can learn from soccer

FRESH TAKE: Video Assisted Refereeing was 99-percent accurate during the FIFA World Cup. Rugby’s system is so flawed the numbers are a secret, writes KEBA MOTHOAGAE. READ MORE

Keba Mothoagae

Beat the drudgery… kick more!

With break-neck line speed choking the life out of rugby, DAN RETIEF says SA teams should forget about running the ball and instead perfect the Kiwi kick-pass. READ MORE

Dan Retief

Hey ref, just blow the laws!

With teams spending more time analysing the referee than the opposition, CRAIG RAY says rugby’s greatest challenge is finding a way to stop officials becoming the story.  READ MORE

Craig Ray

Law tweaks to tidy up the game

Changes to the scrum, tackle and ruck are on the horizon for Super Rugby and the Rugby championship as World Rugby’s 2017 law amendments come online in the Southern Hemisphere this season. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Spotlight on the tackler

With the tackler, not the tackled player, most at risk, the world’s top defence coaches, including South Africa’s Jacques Nienaber, are taking a hard look at tackle technique. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

SA Rugby set for RWC2023 payout?

The silver-lining to South Africa losing out to France in the race to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup is that SA Rugby is in line for a R325m payout. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Barrett best of the best, again

All Black flyhalf Beauden Barrett has again been named the official Player of the Year 2017 at the World Rugby Awards in Monte Carlo on Sunday. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

RWC2023 D-Day: How the voting works

While South Africa has been identified as the preferred choice, the hosts of Rugby World Cup 2023 will today be decided by a vote – here’s a look at how it works. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer