High stakes at play in 2015 Rugby World Cup
High stakes at play in 2015 Rugby World Cup

England fans will have great hopes when the country stages the 2015 World Cup in a year`s time.

International Rugby Board to become World Rugby
International Rugby Board to become World Rugby

The International Rugby Board (IRB) is to change its name to World Rugby, the global governing body for rugby union announced Thursday.

England beat Canada to win women`s World Cup

England ended a run of three straight final defeats with a 21-9 victory over Canada to be crowned women`s World Cup champions on Sunday.

Kiwi No8 Alex Tulou wants France spot

Samoan-born former New Zealand sevens international Alex Tulou has his sights set on gaining a place in the France team, he admitted on Tuesday.

Sevens Olympic green light for Brazil

Brazil reacted with delight Thursday after the International Rugby Board handed automatic Rio 2016 Games slots to their men`s and women`s Rugby Sevens teams.

IRB constable arrested for molestation

An Indian Reserve Battalion constable was arrested for allegedly molesting and harassing a girl in a moving bus here, police said on Monday.

Four IRB personnel suspended for shooting at students in Imphal

Four personnel of India Reserve Battalion (IRB) have been put under suspension in connection with last night`s incident in which three students were injured when police opened fire at them, official sources said Thursday.