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Ref stood down for RWC semis after fans photo

Jaco Peyper will not referee either Rugby World Cup semifinal after he was photographed with Welsh fans after he sent off France second-row Sébastien Vahaamahina in their Rugby World Cup quarterfinal.

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RWC Spygate: England spot camera at training

England coach Eddie Jones said his team were spied on at training Tuesday ahead of their Rugby World Cup semifinal against New Zealand.

World Rugby to investigate ref photo with fans

World Rugby is set to talk with referee Jaco Peyper about a photograph which appeared on social media of him with a group of Wales rugby fans.

Wales lose Navidi for rest of RWC, Lane called up

Wales flanker Josh Navidi will miss the remainder of the Rugby World Cup with a hamstring injury, according to head coach Warren Gatland.

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Frustration, hope and 2027: RWC lessons for U.S. Rugby

Another winless campaign had its setbacks, but there is a template for U.S. rugby success being laid down by Japan.

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