Coronavirus | British & Irish Lions ticket allocation ballot delayed

2020-03-30 17:12

SA Rugby and the British & Irish Lions have jointly agreed to postpone the on-sale dates for the ticket ballots due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Jones tells public to follow 'head coach' Boris Johnson's advice

2020-03-27 20:52

Eddie Jones has sent a video message, calling for a group effort to tackle a coronavirus crisis where Boris Johnson is Britain's "head coach".

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Eddie Jones takes pay cut amid coronavirus crisis

2020-03-26 20:34

England coach Eddie Jones is to join other top officials at Twickenham in taking a pay cut of more than 25 percent for up to three months.

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Billy Vunipola commits future to relegated Saracens

2020-03-25 20:00

England star Billy Vunipola has pledged his future to Saracens in a bid to help the disgraced English champions return to the Premiership.

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Wales v Scotland left standing as coronavirus savages Six Nations

2020-03-13 07:57

The scheduled "Super Saturday" finale of the 2020 Six Nations Championship will now see just the match between Wales and Scotland going ahead.

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RFU apologises for England coach Jones' referee outburst

2020-03-12 18:56

England's RFU has apologised for comments made by coach Eddie Jones after he appeared to question referee Ben O'Keeffe's integrity.

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Italy scraps rugby season amid coronavirus crisis

2020-03-27 18:19

Italian rugby chiefs announced that they were definitely scrapping the 2019-2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus | '2021 Lions tour could save SA rugby'

2020-03-26 14:24

The British & Irish Lions' scheduled tour to South Africa next year could be a saving grace for the local game, a WP board member believes.

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Harlequins ask staff to take 25 percent wage cut

2020-03-23 21:01

Harlequins have asked players, coaches and staff to accept a 25 percent wage cut following a similar move by other English Premiership clubs.

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Premiership Rugby set to halt matches over coronavirus - reports

2020-03-15 16:57

Rugby Union's English Premiership is set to be suspended on Monday due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to British media reports.

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Dramatic U-turn sees Wales-Scotland postponed

2020-03-13 16:29

The Six Nations international between Wales and Scotland in Cardiff will be postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.


Boks | Flo tips Duane as Lions tour kingpin

2020-03-13 09:12

Duane Vermeulen should remain a key enforcer for SA in the 2021 series against the Lions, says soon-to-quit-all-rugby Francois Louw. Rob Houwingreports.

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Scotland make 3 changes for Six Nations finale against Wales

2020-03-12 14:39

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has made three changes to his starting side for their concluding Six Nations match against Wales in Cardiff.

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England and Saracens lock Kruis backs 25% pay cut

2020-03-27 13:16

Saracens second-rower George Kruis believes that taking a 25% pay cut is “reasonable” as Premiership clubs look to keep financially afloat during the coronavirus crisis.

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RFU expects £45-50m loss from Covid-19 cancellations

2020-03-25 22:43

England's Rugby Football Union expects to lose up to £50 million over the next 18 months due to economic crisis caused by the coronavirus.

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Wasps players take 25% pay cut

2020-03-20 19:22

Wasps players will take a 25 percent pay cut until the English Premiership resumes to offset the slump in revenue caused by the coronavirus.

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Harlequins unhappy at Marler testicle grab punishment

2020-03-14 11:43

Harlequins have expressed their disappointment at the sanction imposed on Joe Marler following a recent indiscretion while on England duty.

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England's Marler gets 10-week ban after Six Nations groping

2020-03-12 21:35

England prop Joe Marler was given a 10-week ban after he grabbed Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones by the testicles during a Six Nations match.

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Wyn Jones to match McCaw's world Test cap record

2020-03-12 14:28

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will equal the world record for Test appearances as he draws level with New Zealand's Richie McCaw.


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