Source: World Rugby

Rugby Europe Grand Prix 7s Series – Kazan – Fixtures & Results

Here are the first day’s fixtures for the Rugby Europe Grand Prix Sevens Series. Games will be streamed live and free on Rugby Europe TV here. Kazan 7s Fixtures – 11 and 12 June 2016. Match 1           8.00      France 51-0 Finland Match 2           8.22      Netherlands 10-19 GB Royals Match 3           8.44      Spain 12-7 Portugal Match 4           9.06      GB Lions

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Source: England Rugby

Bill Beaumont elected World Rugby Chairman

Beaumont unanimously elected Chairman and will begin term on 1 July Agustín Pichot becomes first-ever Argentinian to serve as Vice-Chairman Elections cap historic day for World Rugby as new governance model is implemented Rugby experiencing record global growth and popularity with 7.73 million players Bill Beaumont and Agustín Pichot have been elected World Rugby Chairman

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Source: RFU

Nigel Melville to replace Rob Andrew at the RFU

Following the resignation of Rob Andrew from the position of Director of Professional Rugby it has been announced that USA Rugby CEO Nigel Melville will join the RFU this summer to take his place. Melville will be responsible for professional rugby in England for the RFU, with particular focus around managing relationship with Premiership Rugby, the

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Source: World Rugby

100 days to go: Stage is set for Olympic Games rugby sevens

World’s top players ready to showcase their talent on sport’s biggest stage World Rugby launches #AreYouReady social campaign to begin countdown Men’s and women’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series breaking records With 100 days to go until the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, World Rugby Chairman Bernard Lapasset believes the stage is set for very special

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