Australia last claimed the Web Ellis trophy in 1999 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff. File photograph: Dave Rogers/Getty Images

Australia winning the right to host the 2027 Rugby World Cup would be an important step in the rejuvenation of the sport in the country after a few l(...)

Rugby Australia suffered a deficit of Aus $27.1 million (€17.35 million) in 2020 and a drop in revenues of Aus  $45.7 million (€28.85 million).

Rugby Australia has recorded a net deficit of Aus $27.1 million (€17.35 million) for 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, with the governing body losing(...)

The British and Irish Lions are considering an offer by Australia to host the summer series against South Africa. File photograph: Getty images

Lions v Boks rescued Down Under On the premise that people get the politicians they deserve, the island of Ireland is carrying very bad karma into th(...)

 Sanzaar CEO Andy Marinos speaks to the media during The Rugby Championship 2021 fixture announcement   in Sydney, Australia. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images

Hosts Rugby Australia (RU) and organisers Sanzaar have revealed a revised schedule for the 2020 Rugby Championship after bowing to pressure from the N(...)