The hosts of the 2027 and 2031 men’s World Cups and 2025, 2029 and 2033 women’s World Cups will be chosen by vote in Dublin on Thursday.
Racing and Scotland playmaker Finn Russell praised the quality of the Top 14 and believes its structures aids their Champions Cup ambitions.
All French Pro D2 league matches will feature a minute of applause for Montauban player Kelly Meafua, who tragically died at the weekend.
Loose Pass is here to delve into the major talking points in the sport.
Rugby chiefs from around the world will discuss plans to revive the Nations Championship concept when they meet on Tuesday in Dublin.
Planet Rugby features writer James While speaks to Toulouse and France back-row François Cros ahead of the Champions Cup quarters.
Planet Rugby writer Stan Wilson reflects on the positives from the 2022 Women’s Six Nations before suggesting the necessary improvements.