Select tour: 

More Rugby News

More News | Wire

Melbourne Storm advance to National Rugby League grand final

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) The Melbourne Storm have kept alive their chance of repeating as National Rugby League champions. (MORE)

Scotland fullback Hogg out for 3 months after ankle surgery

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) Fullback Stuart Hogg is set to miss Scotland's four November rugby tests following ankle surgery which will sideline him for up to three months. (MORE)

Captain Hooper back in Australia squad for 2-match tour

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) Flanker Michael Hooper is back in a 30-man Australia touring squad for Rugby Championship matches in South Africa and Argentina after recovering from a hamstring injury. (MORE)

All Blacks skipper Read to miss Argentina test

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) Captain Kieran Read will miss New Zealand's next Rugby Championship test against Argentina as he recovers from back surgery. (MORE)

Winger Ioane signs new 4-year deal with NZ Rugby

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) All Blacks winger Rieko Ioane has agreed a new four-year contract with New Zealand Rugby. (MORE)

Cipriani omitted from England squad after nightclub assault

LONDON (AP) Danny Cipriani was omitted from England's 36-man squad on Thursday for its training camp ahead of the November rugby tests, a month after being arrested following an incident at a nightclub. (MORE)

Japan's Rugby World Cup prepares for typhoons, earthquakes

TOKYO (AP) Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are concerned about it. So are those running the Rugby World Cup in Japan, which opens with Japan facing Russia on Sept. 20, 2019, in Tokyo. (MORE)

Australia men, Fiji women win Olympics 7s berths

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) The Australian men's and Fiji women's teams claimed places in the rugby sevens tournament at next year's Olympics by winning their finals at the Oceania regional qualifying tournament on Sunday. (MORE)

England beat Kiwis 20-14 to win rugby league series

WIGAN, England (AP) England won a rugby league series against top-ranked New Zealand for the first time in eight years when it took an exhilarating third and deciding test 20-14 on Saturday. (MORE)

Samoa, Australia unbeaten at Oceania Olympic 7s

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) Australia and Samoa were unbeaten on the first day of the Oceania Olympic rugby sevens qualifying tournament on Saturday and remain headed for a showdown to decide which will claim a place at next year's Rio de Janiero games. (MORE)