World Rugby to tempt Six Nations into Nations Championship with £5bn carrot

• World Rugby wants plans resolved in May
• Southern hemisphere nations keen on new league

World Rugby wants its plan for a Nations Championship to be resolved at its council meeting in May so it does not get lost in the buildup the World Cup. The governing body on Thursday met the chief executives and chairmen of all the unions who would be involved in Dublin, looking to win over the sceptics in the Six Nations with the promise of a £5bn windfall.

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