Rugby Europe has cancelled and postponed several of their events due to the ongoing crisis surrounding COVID-19.
European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR) have held talks about the inception of a new Rugby Club World Cup.
World Rugby have published guidelines of rule changes in the sport in an attempt to reduce the chance of injury.
World Rugby chief executive Brett Gosper has said the international governing body will give €1 million (£878,000/$1.1 million) in financial support to cash-strapped USA Rugby and will also offer administrative assistance.
The British and Irish Lions tour of South Africa in July 2021 will not be rescheduled despite it clashing with the new dates for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, it has been confirmed.
USA Rugby have filed for bankruptcy and Australia Rugby have reported a significant financial deficit for 2019 as both organisations struggle to deal with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Japan's leading rugby union league has cancelled all remaining 42 matches of its 2019-2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Rugby Australia have announced plans for a domestic rugby competition, which they hope will fill the place of Super Rugby during the coronavirus pandemic.
Rugby union's Under-20 World Championship has been cancelled by World Rugby because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Organisers have confirmed that the Super Rugby season has been suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.
World Rugby have launched details of their initiative to aid the development of players from emerging nations in sport with a four-year plan in the Pacific Islands.
Three weekends of matches in Japan's leading rugby union league have been postponed after a player was arrested on suspicion of using cocaine.
Women's and men's matches at the 2020 Rugby Africa Cup are set to be played on the same day for the first time.
France’s match against Ireland has become the latest Men's Six Nations fixture to be postponed due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak.
The 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan has been hailed for setting new broadcast records.