Aaron Smith commits to All Blacks through 2023 Rugby World Cup

Rugby Mar 2, 2021

Aaron Smith commits to All Blacks through 2023 Rugby World Cup

All Blacks halfback Aaron Smith has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby through to the 2023 World Cup in France. Smith, the most-capped New Zealand scrumhalf of all time with 97 test appearances, will also remain with his long-time provincial side Otago Highlanders as part of ...

Rugby World Cup teams to get longer rests and bigger squads

Rugby Feb 23, 2021

Rugby World Cup teams to get longer rests and bigger squads

The 2023 Rugby World Cup in France will have increased rest periods for all teams as part of a new player welfare package announced on Monday by the Rugby World Cup Board, the World Rugby executive committee and tournament organizers. As part of the package, ...