Saracens – Club Statement

The board of Saracens Group Holdings Limited has announced the completion of the previously announced transaction regarding the refinancing of the group and the acquisition of a controlling stake in the group by Kimono House Limited. This follows the receipt of the various approvals required (including from the RFU, PRL and the London Borough of … Continue reading Saracens – Club Statement

World Rugby appoints Phil Davies as Director of Rugby

World Rugby has announced the appointment of Phil Davies as the organisation’s Director of Rugby.   Davies brings a wealth of high performance, technical and people management skills to the role having spent more than 25 years coaching elite teams, including Cardiff Blues, Scarlets and Worcester Warriors and Leeds Tykes. He joins the international federation next … Continue reading World Rugby appoints Phil Davies as Director of Rugby

Premiership Rugby seals new partnership with ITV Sport

Premiership Rugby and ITV have announced a game-changing new partnership to show, free-to-air, live Gallagher Premiership Rugby matches and a weekly highlights programme up until the end of the 2023-24 season. This season four Gallagher Premiership Rugby matches will be shown on ITV, in addition to the Final which is on ITV4. The coverage kicks … Continue reading Premiership Rugby seals new partnership with ITV Sport

World Rugby appoints Charlotte Samuelson as Chief Operating Officer

World Rugby has announced the appointment of Charlotte Samuelson as Chief Operating Officer. In line with the continued advancement of World Rugby’s organisation structures to deliver against the pillars of an ambitious new strategic plan, Samuelson will have overarching responsibility for all of World Rugby’s corporate activities, including Finance, Legal, Technology, Risk and HR and joins … Continue reading World Rugby appoints Charlotte Samuelson as Chief Operating Officer

Six Nations Rugby appoint Ronan Dunne as Non-Executive Chairman

Six Nations Rugby have announced that Ronan Dunne has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman effective 1 Jan 2022. The Six Nations Board is the newly formed body overseeing the commercial and marketing operations for the Men’s, Women’s and Under-20 Six Nations championships as well as the Autumn Nations Series. The appointment follows the completion of … Continue reading Six Nations Rugby appoint Ronan Dunne as Non-Executive Chairman

Premiership Rugby and Gallagher announce multi-year partnership renewal

Premiership Rugby and Gallagher have announced a multi-year renewal of their existing partnership. Gallagher, one of the world’s largest insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services companies, has reaffirmed its commitment to the sport as the official title partner to elite rugby’s most competitive league. The partnership extension builds on its first four years of … Continue reading Premiership Rugby and Gallagher announce multi-year partnership renewal

England Rugby League partner with Pulseroll

Leading British muscle recovery brand, Pulseroll, has partnered with England Rugby League as the official muscle recovery supplier of the England Men’s, Women’s and Wheelchair teams.  Pulseroll’s scientifically proven percussion based recovery technology will support all three England Rugby League sides as they prepare for next year’s re-scheduled home World Cup (RLWC2021). The tournament, which … Continue reading England Rugby League partner with Pulseroll