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Former RFU chief calls for global tournament to raise funds for unions

2 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Former Rugby Football Union chief executive Francis Baron believes a ‘Coronavirus Cup of World Rugby' next summer could significantly ease the economic hardship facing the...
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Fan ownership would give rugby and football clubs stability, says thinktank

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Second wave of virus would be major threat to small teams ‘Clubs need a different way of running businesses,' says Onward The leading thinktank Onward has called on the...
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Tyrrells opt not to renew rugby union sponsorship of women's Premier 15s

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Deal was worth £80,000 per club Premier 15s season declared null and void in March The Rugby Football Union has refused to rule out funding cuts for top-flight women's clubs...
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Appeal for information following an assault in York

9 hours ago   |   North Yorkshire Police

The incident occurred at around 8.30pm on Sunday, 24 May on the cycle track which runs along Acorn Rugby Club, Thanet Road in York. The incident involved a man and a woman in...
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Rugby Union Today: Loose Pass and My rugby hero

Rugby Union Today: Loose Pass and My rugby hero

9 hours ago   |   Planet Rugby

Another busy day in the rugby union game as Loose Pass returned to Planet Rugby to provide its unique take on several topics in the sport. What's on the site Although the Six...
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Dragons sign Jonah Holmes on long-term deal

Dragons sign Jonah Holmes on long-term deal

10 hours ago   |   Planet Rugby   |   2 articles

The Dragons have announced the signing of Wales international Jonah Holmes, who has agreed to join the region on a long-term contract. Holmes, who can play on the wing or...
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Loose Pass: Calendar hope, desperation and your say

Loose Pass: Calendar hope, desperation and your say

11 hours ago   |   Planet Rugby

This week we will mostly be concerning ourselves with positivity, desperation and a look at your ideas for putting the world to rights... One small step for the unions, one...
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Ireland rugby legend Brian O'Driscoll says Wales were a more difficult team to lose to than England when playing

11 hours ago   |   The Irish Sun


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Japan wants to pay for part of your flights when it's safe to travel again

Japan wants to pay for part of your flights when it's safe to travel again

12 hours ago   |   Metro

Kawaguchiko Lake and Mt Fuji in Japan Japan was hoping 2020 would be a huge year for tourism after the success of the 2019 Men's Rugby World cup and then the Olympics and...
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Brad Weber calls no scrum idea ‘ridiculous'

Brad Weber calls no scrum idea ‘ridiculous'

13 hours ago   |   Planet Rugby

New Zealand and Chiefs scrum-half Brad Weber has slammed the idea of banning scrums to help combat the spread of Covid-19 as “ridiculous”. World Rugby's medical group's...
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Christian Mbulu dead: How did Christian Mbulu die? Cause of death

Christian Mbulu dead: How did Christian Mbulu die? Cause of death

Christian Mbulu, who had spells at Millwall and Motherwell, has died aged 23. How did the footballer die? Read more ...

Borussia Dortmund suffer familiar fate as Bayern Munich close in on...

Borussia Dortmund suffer familiar fate as Bayern Munich close in on Bundesliga title No 8

An unstoppable Bayern Munich are now within close grasp of an eighth straight Bundesliga title after once again downing Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday night. Read more ...

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gives update on transfer plans as Jadon...

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gives update on transfer plans as Jadon Sancho deal eyed

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has discussed the club's transfer plans. Read more ...

Rangers close to completing Ianis Hagi deal after renegotiating permanent...

Rangers close to completing Ianis Hagi deal after renegotiating permanent fee with Genk

Rangers are close to completing the signing of Romania ace Ianis Hagi from Genk. Read more ...

Bundesliga fixtures TODAY: Live stream and TV channel for Borussia Dortmund...

Bundesliga fixtures TODAY: Live stream and TV channel for Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich top of the table clash

THE Bundesliga continues, and what a treat is in store today! Following the suspension of all major football leagues due to the global coronavirus pandemic, Germany's top... Read more ...

Official word from Solskjaer as Man Utd boss clears up Ighalo situation

Official word from Solskjaer as Man Utd boss clears up Ighalo situation

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer still hopes Manchester United can strike a deal with Shanghai Shenhua as talks to extend Odion Ighalo's loan go to the wire. Eyebrows were raised when the... Read more ...

Tyson Fury claims he has offer on the table to fight Mike Tyson

Tyson Fury claims he has offer on the table to fight Mike Tyson

Tyson Fury says he'd be willing to fight Mike Tyson Tyson Fury claims he's received an offer to fight Mike Tyson in the 53-year-old's return to boxing and would be willing to... Read more ...

Tyson Fury confirms he will take on Mike Tyson in sensational comeback fight

Tyson Fury confirms he will take on Mike Tyson in sensational comeback fight

Tyson Fury claims he has agreed to fight Mike Tyson in a sensational comeback showdown. Read more ...

Dortmund v Bayern Munich Live Stream: How to Get Streaming of Bundesliga...

Dortmund v Bayern Munich Live Stream:  How to Get Streaming of Bundesliga Fixture

Bayern Munich face Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga this Tuesday evening afternoon from 17:30GMT: If you want to watch Dortmund v Bayern here's all you need to know. Here's... Read more ...

Jadon Sancho 'ready to play for Liverpool or Man Utd' but Real Madrid...

Jadon Sancho 'ready to play for Liverpool or Man Utd' but Real Madrid warning revealed

Jadon Sancho is a transfer target for top European clubs such as Liverpool and Manchester United but has been warned he could struggle like Luka Jovic at Real Madrid. Read more ...