France’s Guilhem Guirado should have been carded by referee Jaco Peyper after his late shoulder on Johnny Sexton during the Six Nations game in Paris. Photograph: Inpho.

When the International Rugby Board and the Rugby World Cup organisers clamped down on high hits and clearing out around the neck at rucks during the 2(...)

Stephen Moore of Australia and Referee Wayne Barnes watch the TMO screen during the 2015 Rugby World Cup semi-final. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

European Champions Cup bosses are weighing up whether to adopt Hawk-Eye after the technology’s use at the World Cup. Television Match Official (TMO) (...)

Simon Coveney

The Irish presidency of the EU must reach agreement on about six controversial issues if it is to secure agreement on the Common Agricultural P(...)