RFL ‘elevates’ women’s rugby with two new social channels

The Rugby Football League (RFL) has launched two new social channels dedicated to the Women’s game in consultation with Rugby League’s strategic partner IMG.The...

The Athletic editor Alex Kay-Jelski named Director of BBC Sport

Alex Kay-Jelski has been confirmed as the new Director of BBC Sport to replace the outgoing Barbara Slater. His tasks will include engagement with external...

Vodafone explores concussion and menstrual cycle link in women’s rugby

Vodafone, founding principal partner of Wales Women’s and Girl’s Rugby, has unveiled new concussion tracking technology on its PLAYER.Connect platform.Vodafone has added concussion tracking...

TNT Sports bolsters rugby portfolio with Autumn Nations

TNT Sports and discovery+ have revealed that viewers in the UK and Ireland will have exclusive access to every match of the 2024 Autumn...

NRL’s Rabbitohs and Bulldogs maintain betting separation

Australian professional rugby league continues to keep its distance from the sports betting sector, as two of New South Wales’ (NSW) biggest clubs announce...

Premiership Rugby remains on TNT Sports & features all 93 games...

TNT Sports has announced it has retained the broadcast rights for the Gallagher Premiership Rugby league in the UK and Ireland.  The new broadcast agreement...

Ghana’s stadium set to shape future of African rugby 

Ghana has unveiled ‘The Rugby Stadium’, the first international standard rugby stadium in West Africa that adheres to World Rugby guidelines and regulations.The Rugby...

Pitch International secures rights for 2025 Lions Tour

The British & Irish Lions and Rugby Australia have appointed Pitch International (Pitch) as their exclusive international media rights distribution partner. Under this agreement, more...

NRL dominates 2023 with record revenue and viewership

The National Rugby League (NRL) has announced an operating surplus of AUD$58.2m after generating more than AUD$700m revenue for a record breaking 2023 season. After...

RFU scraps Wembley plans to focus on Twickenham revamp

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has ditched plans to sell Twickenham and buy shares in Wembley despite not having the funds to complete a...