Residency Rules

CJ Stander gives his opinion on the new residency rules

By Emma Needham / May 12, 2017 /

CJ Stander has been playing Rugby in Ireland since 2012 where he joined Munster Rugby from Bulls in South Africa. Last year he made his International debut for his adopted country against Wales in the Six Nations, and this year he will make his British and Irish Lions debut for their Summer tour in New…

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World Rugby residency rules to change

By Emma Needham / May 10, 2017 /

World Rugby’s residency rules are set for a major overhaul. The residency rule in Rugby Union is set to be changed, meaning the minimum length of time needed to spend playing in a country not of their birth to qualify to play international rugby with that country is to go up from three years to…

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