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Rugby union - 29 Apr 2005
29 APRIL 2005 – The Rugby Football Union was the winner of one of the most prestigious awards  in sports administration when its Sweet Charity Tour took the Marsh sponsored Best Promotion Of A Sport By A Governing Body  category at last night’s Sport Industry Awards in London.
Rugby union - 14 Apr 2005
The IRB today confirmed the schedule of international matches for the rest of this year.
Rugby union - 31 Mar 2005
The International Rugby Board (IRB) tonight became the first international federation to undertake a sport-specific education outreach programme, 'Keep Rugby Clean', in partnership with WADA, the World Anti-Doping Agency.
Rugby union - 24 Feb 2005
The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced that the second phase of its modernisation programme has begun with an internal management restructure.
Rugby union - 04 Feb 2005
The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced that the BBC will be the host broadcaster for the North versus South IRB Rugby Aid Match: ‘Rebuilding After The Tsunami’. The match will take place at Twickenham on Saturday 5th March and will kick-off at 1430.
Rugby union - 03 Feb 2005
All Blacks and Hurricanes captain Tana Umaga has made himself available for the Southern Hemisphere team to play in the IRB Rugby Aid Match at Twickenham on March 5.
Rugby union - 02 Feb 2005
The All Blacks will play Ireland in the first match of their 2005 Tour to the United Kingdom, as the team marks the Centenary of the 1905 Tour by the first team to be called the All Blacks.
Rugby union - 31 Jan 2005
Scottish Rugby today approved in the main its business plan for the next four years.
Rugby union - 31 Jan 2005
Ticket sales for the 2005 Heineken Cup final in Edinburgh have gone through the 20,000-barrier - with the annual showpiece occasion for European club rugby still over 100 days away.
Rugby union - 31 Jan 2005
The New Zealand Rugby Union today launched the Tsunami fundraising activities leading up to and during next weekend’s AXA New Zealand International Sevens, with a $100,000 donation to Save the Children.
Rugby union - 28 Jan 2005
New Zealand has taken its bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2011 to the next stage, the New Zealand Rugby Union announced today.
Rugby union - 25 Jan 2005
The International Rugby Board today announced that it will be launching its new weekly television programme next month.
Rugby union - 25 Jan 2005
The International Rugby Board today announced that it will be launching its new weekly television programme next month.
Rugby union - 24 Jan 2005
The Black Ferns will play two Tests against England later this year, the New Zealand Rugby Union confirmed today.
Rugby union - 24 Jan 2005
New Zealand’s Rebel Sport Super 12 franchises have thrown their support behind New Zealand Cricket’s Tsunami appeal efforts and will be supporting the three One Day Internationals between the Black Caps and the FICA World XI.
Rugby union - 21 Jan 2005
The Black Ferns will play two Tests against England later this year, the New Zealand Rugby Union confirmed today.
Rugby union - 20 Jan 2005
The Scottish Rugby Union announces today the appointment of three new Non-Executive Directors who will take up their posts with immediate effect. Their appointment is initially for the period leading up to the AGM on Friday 24 June 2005.
Rugby union - 20 Jan 2005
The Scottish Rugby Union announces today the appointment of three new Non-Executive Directors who will take up their posts with immediate effect.  Their appointment is initially for the period leading up to the AGM on Friday 24 June 2005.
Rugby union - 19 Jan 2005
The New Zealand Rugby Union is considering the latest proposals for a Northern Hemisphere-Southern Hemisphere rugby match in support of the Tsunami relief and development efforts.
Rugby union - 17 Jan 2005
The International Rugby Board (IRB) today announced that the second phase of its modernisation programme was underway. This key milestone centres on an internal management restructure that will allow the IRB to better manage and implement the strategic plan on behalf of the game’s stakeholders.
Rugby union - 13 Jan 2005
Fred McLeod has tonight also assumed the post of Scottish Rugby's interim Chief Executive in addition to the post of interim Chairman.
Rugby union - 12 Jan 2005
The Scottish Rugby Union has received a letter today (Tuesday 11 January) confirming the resignations of the three Non-Executive Directors on the Scottish Rugby Executive Board.  The three Directors are: Fraser Livingston, Andrew Flanagan and Eric Hagman.
Rugby union - 12 Jan 2005
The Scottish Rugby Union has received a letter today (Tuesday 11 January) confirming the resignations of the three Non-Executive Directors on the Scottish Rugby Executive Board. The three Directors are: Fraser Livingston, Andrew Flanagan and Eric Hagman.
Rugby union - 06 Jan 2005
The International Rugby Board (IRB) announced today a contribution of US$187,000 (£100,000) to its humanitarian aid partner, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), to provide immediate food aid to survivors of the Indian Ocean tsunami catastrophe.
Rugby union - 22 Dec 2004
Round 13 of the Zurich Premiership is set to make sporting history with every single match being played in front of a sold out crowd. Crowds across the country have continued to rise this season with 22 sell outs so far but the weekend of 1st January and 2nd January promises to attract record crowds and over 64,000 people.
Rugby union - 22 Dec 2004
Round 13 of the Zurich Premiership is set to make sporting history with every single match being played in front of a sold out crowd.
Rugby union - 20 Dec 2004
Rugby World Cup Ltd (RWCL) has appointed French broadcasting organisation TF1 as the host broadcaster for Rugby World Cup 2007 in France. This is the result of a competitive tender process conducted on its behalf by RWCL commercial advisors IMG/TWI.
Rugby union - 08 Dec 2004
Scottish Rugby is proud to announce a tie up with menswear fashion label Eden Park to dress the Scotland team in formalwear.
Rugby union - 07 Dec 2004
Twickenham Experience Ltd (TEL), the only official hospitality provider within the grounds of Twickenham stadium, has teamed up with the Professional Rugby Players' Association, (PRA), the not for profit welfare trade union that benefits all 420 pro players in England, to create The Players Lounge, the ultimate corporate hospitality event at Twickenham Stadium.
Rugby union - 01 Dec 2004
In order that the goals and objectives of the new IRB strategic plan are achieved a new governance model was approved at the November Interim Council Meeting to enhance the representation, effectiveness and efficiency of the organisation.
Rugby union - 25 Nov 2004
The IRB has put in place an extensive global Out of Competition testing programme to support its already rigid anti-drugs regime in a further effort to keep rugby free from doping.
Rugby union - 24 Nov 2004
Rugby fans can now watch highlights of Scottish club matches on the internet, thanks to new BT technology being used for the first time in Scotland.
Rugby union - 24 Nov 2004
Rugby World Cup Ltd (RWCL) has announced that the Women’s Rugby World Cup (WRWC) 2006 will take place in Edmonton, Canada.
Rugby union - 24 Nov 2004
Attendances at Zurich Premiership matches have surged over 24% compared to this period last year, according to Premier Rugby Limited.
Rugby union - 23 Nov 2004
The IRB is teaming up with TWI to launch a brand new Radio News Service for the IRB Sevens 2004/05 season.
Rugby union - 22 Nov 2004
Saracens, one of the top English Premiership rugby clubs, have announced a sponsorship agreement with Saab Great Britain Ltd – one of the UK’s leading car manufacturers.
Rugby union - 22 Nov 2004
RFU President Malcolm Phillips said today, 'There is no truth in recent speculation that a motion of no confidence in the RFU Chief Executive, Francis Baron, is to be discussed at the scheduled RFU Management Board meeting on Wednesday.
Rugby union - 19 Nov 2004
Twickenham Experience Ltd, the Official Hospitality provider at Twickenham Stadium; has announced a turnover of £14.08 million for the 2003/04 season. Operating Profit for the financial year ended on 31st July 2004 was £4.326 million and Post Tax Profit was £3.099 million. The results were achieved despite Twickenham not hosting any autumn internationals because of the RWC 2003.
Rugby union - 18 Nov 2004
The Interim Meeting of the International Rugby Board concluded in Dublin today and was described by IRB Chairman, Dr Syd Millar, as the most important Meeting of the IRB Council since 1995 when the game of rugby went open.
Rugby union - 16 Nov 2004
Following the success of TNSSport’s unique football tracker Soccerscope, TNSSport have launched Rugbyscope, a new research product which monitors the demand for Rugby and the sponsors associated with it.
Rugby union - 12 Nov 2004
New Zealand rugby fans need to get in quick if they want to guarantee themselves a ticket to any of next year’s British and Irish Lions matches, with official hospitality for the Series close to selling out.
Rugby union - 11 Nov 2004
The Rugby Players’ Association has initiated bargaining to negotiate a new collective agreement for New Zealand rugby.
Rugby union - 09 Nov 2004
Scottish Rugby has secured another significant partnership. Real Radio, Scotland's No 1 commercial radio station, is today announced as the official radio partner of the Scotland rugby team.
Rugby union - 04 Nov 2004
British Airways has today been named as the official airline of the Scotland international rugby team.
Rugby union - 03 Nov 2004
The International Rugby Board (IRB) is to support the second international symposium on concussion in sport, which is being held in Prague's Grand Hilton Hotel on 5 and 6 November 2004. The IRB will also attend the symposium as a premier sponsor.
Rugby union - 22 Oct 2004
Premier Rugby and Zurich today confirmed that Zurich has given an early indication to Premier Rugby that it is to end its eight year association as main sponsors of the Zurich Premiership when its current contract ends (end of 2005/06 season).
Rugby union - 22 Oct 2004
As part of a wide-ranging review of the game undertaken by the IRB, a report prepared by Deloitte & Touche in respect of the global season has today been circulated to IRB Council Members and the 17 Unions in Tiers One and Two.
Rugby union - 19 Oct 2004
Scottish Rugby is delighted to announce today two senior management appointments which form part of the continuing restructuring process. That process, when completed, will result in a strategically structured, more efficient organisation, with a more accountable management team.
Rugby union - 14 Oct 2004
Sport PR specialists, Lexis Sport have been appointed to work with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) on lifestyle PR, reporting directly to England Media Manager Dee McIntosh.
Rugby union - 12 Oct 2004
Investec, the international specialist banking group, is delighted to announce that in conjunction with the RFU it will be continuing its sponsorship of the Investec Challenge, the England autumn international games played at Twickenham.
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