World > Women

World Rugby to assess if its policies on transgender players 'are appropriate'

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Bill Beaumont pledges ‘extensive consultation process' London forum will ‘explore best available evidence' World Rugby plans a comprehensive review of the sport's policies relating to transgender players. Moves will begin at a forum next week which is bringing together independent experts and leaders in the fields of sports science, biology, medicine, ethics and law, as well as rugby administration, medical and playing representatives. The rugby union governing body, whose current policy follows that of the International Olympic Committee, is consulting with expert voices and the global...
Read more ...

 

World Rugby planning review of policies relating to transgender rights

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Governing body says it is important 'to find an appropriate position for player welfare and risk'
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Women      Sport      Rugby Union      Expert      Bills      Review      Gaming      Body      Law      Olympics      Game      Rugby      Rugby union      Transgender  


‘Chaos and confusion' - Trump under fire as US records most coronavirus...

‘Chaos and confusion' - Trump under fire as US records most coronavirus deaths in a day

Credits Alt Text Trump President turns fire on World Health Organisation during ‘wild' daily press briefing One-Minute Read Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 6:20am The US has... Read more ...

New Google Pixel 5 release date, price, spec and latest rumours

New Google Pixel 5 release date, price, spec and latest rumours

Google has slowly been muscling its way into the smartphone market dominated by the other US tech giant, Apple, and its Google Pixel series are becoming increasingly popular... Read more ...

US hits new record for highest number of coronavirus deaths in a DAY with...

US hits new record for highest number of coronavirus deaths in a DAY with 1,890 fatalities

The US has hit a new record for the highest number of coronavirus deaths reported in a single day, hitting 12,908 deaths by Tuesday evening following a spike in 1,890... Read more ...

Trump launches full-frontal attack on 'China-centric' World Health Organization

Trump launches full-frontal attack on 'China-centric' World Health Organization

President Trump again attacked the 'China centric' World Health Organization and said he wants the group looked into before anymore U.S. dollars flow that way. Read more ...

Donald Trump vows to starve WHO of cash for being too cosy with China over...

Donald Trump vows to starve WHO of cash for being too cosy with China over coronavirus pandemic

Donald Trump threatened to put a ‘hold' on US funding to the World Health Organization on Tuesday over claims it has been ‘biased' towards China during the coronavirus pandemic... Read more ...

Jos Buttler's World Cup final shirt sells for £65,100 as England hero raises...

Jos Buttler's World Cup final shirt sells for £65,100 as England hero raises thousands for charity

Jos Buttler placed the powder blue one-day jersey on eBay last week, and the 29-year-old received an incredible response with 82 bids made before the 7.30pm deadline on Tuesday. Read more ...

97-year-old WWII veteran dancing to Justin Timberlake during quarantine goes...

97-year-old WWII veteran dancing to Justin Timberlake during quarantine goes viral

Chuck Franzke, from Wisconsin, was a navy pilot during World War II, but has now earned recognition around the world thanks to his amazing dance moves. Read more ...

Jeremy Clarkson recalls arm-wrestling ‘strong' Boris Johnson as he's taken...

Jeremy Clarkson recalls arm-wrestling ‘strong' Boris Johnson as he's taken to intensive care with coronavirus

Jeremy Clarkson has shared a throwback with ‘strong' Boris Johnson Jeremy Clarkson has shared a message of support for ‘strong' Boris Johnson , after he was rushed into... Read more ...

Uber says it has paid out $3 million to drivers and delivery workers in the...

Uber says it has paid out $3 million to drivers and delivery workers in the US through its coronavirus sick pay program

Uber has paid $3 million in coronavirus sick pay to US drivers and delivery workers, a spokeswoman told Business Insider. But drivers have found it nearly impossible to qualify... Read more ...

Lions coach Warren Gatland suggests All Blacks 'decider' as warm-up for 2021...

Lions coach Warren Gatland suggests All Blacks 'decider' as warm-up for 2021 tour of South Africa

Warren Gatland has floated the idea of the Lions facing a home 'decider' against the All Blacks next June, before setting off to South Africa for their eight-match 2021 tour. Read more ...