2 Feb 2024

World Rugby zeroes in on social media abuse

From Checkpoint, 5:23 pm on 2 February 2024

World Rugby is working with law enforcement in five countries, including New Zealand, to prosecute people involved in online abuse during last year's Rugby World Cup.

Twenty-one social media accounts linked to New Zealand were identified as sending abuse to match officials or players involved in the tournament.

Sports reporter Felicity Reid speaks to Lisa Owen.