World Rugby

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

RWC 2023: SA remain preferred choice

World Rugby has addressed all clarification requests by the RWC 2023 host candidates and announced that South Africa remains the preferred choice.  READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Irish voice concerns over SA’s 2023 bid

Irish Rugby chief Philip Browne has questioned the ‘host candidate evaluation report’ which labelled South Africa as the preferred destination for the 2023 Rugby World Cup. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

We have three strong bids – Beaumont

World Rugby Chairman Bill Beaumont hailed the Rugby World Cup 2023 bids after South Africa, Ireland and France had presented their vision and plans in London. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Ramaphosa flies SA RWC bid flag

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead a high-level delegation to London for the presentation to World Rugby of South Africa’s bid to host the Rugby World Cup 2023 tournament. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer