MasterCard Inc.

09/05/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/05/2023 09:29

Rugby’s social impact uncovered: Mastercard report reveals five trends and 15 pioneers shaping the sport ahead of the Rugby World Cup 2023

  • Mastercard and University of Bath, UK, release new academic research revealing how rugby is set for 10% growth in global followers by 2025
  • Dan Carter, Sébastien Chabal, Maggie Alphonsi, Safi N'Diaye, Bryan Habana and Portia Woodman- Wickliffe join grassroots innovators celebrating 200 years of the sport
  • Mastercard unveils The Future XV, a squad of sporting pioneers changing the face of rugby globally