American giant arises

NEWS: The game of rugby is set for a significant boost on the American continents with confirmation that a new Six Nations tournament is on the cards.

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RWC: Uruguay win last spot

Uruguay became the 20th and last team to qualify for the 2015  World Cup in England when they beat Russia 36-27.

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RWC Preview: Uruguay v Russia

Uruguay host Russia in the final qualifier for the 2015 World Cup on Saturday, with the winners to be parachuted into the toughest pool.

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RWC: Russia edge ahead of Uruguay

Russia will take a slender one-point advantage into their World Cup 2015 final qualifier second leg in Montevideo next month after beating Uruguay.

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RWC: Russia v Uruguay in decider

Russia will play Uruguay in a two-legged play-off for the final spot at the 2015 World Cup.

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Baptism of fire for London Welsh

Premiership newcomers London Welsh will face nine-time champions Leicester Tigers at home on the opening weekend of the new season.

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Leones beat Teros in Madrid

At the Estadio Nacional Universidad Computense in Madrid on Saturday, Spain beat the touring Uruguay team 16-13 after leading 16-0 at half-time. Read More »

Uruguayan players arrested for rape

Two Uruguayan club players have reportedly been arrested in Cape Town on charges of rape. Read More »

Global Results - 13 February

What a thriller in Dublin! It was a splendid match with a result that was tough on the Irish who scored three tries to one. In Moscow Portugal, who are not going to the World Cup, had a famous victory over Russia who are. And in the Magners League there was a massive shock for Munster. And then there was that tough Final in Las Vegas which South Africa won.

Georgia to host IRB tournament

The International Rugby Board has announced that Georgia will be hosting the Junior World Rugby Trophy in 2011. The tournament will run from 24 May to 5 June.

Global Results - 28 November

There were exciting matches as the IRB closed its Test window. Australia broke a record, Dan Carter broke a world record and Mirco Bergamasco equalled a world Recrod. And Roimania made it to the World Cup. It was big weekend. Most of this in icy weather.

Romania fit into the World Cup

Romania are the 20th - and last -team to qualify for the 2011 Rugby World Cup's final tournament in New Zealand, as they beat Uruguay 39-12 at the Stadionul National Arcul de Triumf in Bucharest.

Winner gets the ticket

It is the last qualifying match for the 2011 World Cup - Romania vs Uruguay in Bucharest. The winner will get a ticket for New Zealand next year.

All square in Montevideo

A late penalty gave Uruguay a 21-all draw with Romania in their World Cup qualifier in Montevideo on Saturday.

Last chance saloon in Montevideo

There is just one place left for the 2011 Rugby World Cup and the first step towards filling it will be taken when Uruguay meet Romania in Montevideo on Saturday in the first leg of a two-legged race.

Uruguay on course

At Estadio Charrua in Montevideo, Uruguay beat Kazakhstan 44-7 in a Rugby World Cup qualifier on Saturday to stay in contention for the 2011 World Cup.

France A clip Teros' wings

France A moved one step closer to their goal of raising the Churchill Cup, when they recorded an emphatic win over Uruguay at Infinity Park in Colorado on Wednesday.

Global Results - 30 May

We have champions. This was the wekend when champoions were made, especially in the Northern Hempisphere but also there was that notable Final in Soweto.