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A "lack of consensus on key issues" has, it seems, led World Rugby to abandon plans for its proposed Nations Championship.One of the major sticking points appears to have been the concept of promotion and relegation from the...

I sent this to the NZ Rugby Union Board 24th April 2019. The topic line said to the Rugby Union “Please forward to the Board Chair (Brent) and Crusaders (Grant) and all board members” To Brent Impey, Grant Jarrold and your boards, This is a...

I sent this letter to the NZ Rugby Union Board 24th April 2019. The topic line said to the Rugby Union “Please forward to the Board Chair (Brent) and Crusaders (Grant) and all board members” To Brent Impey, Grant Jarrold … Continue reading...

So, it appears that not only is Israel Folau a bigot, he is also a hypocrite.In 2018 he threatened to quit rugby if sanctioned by Rugby Australia for posting homophobic content on social media.Instead, having been sacked following another Instagram p...

Grim up North

By Total Flanker on Jun 4, 2019 in: finance, rugby

A sad state of affairs for Championship club Yorkshire Carnegie and its fans and for rugby in the North in general as the club, having lost a significant chunk of its funding for next season, is the latest professional rugby outfit in...

A magnificent afternoon at Twickenham on Saturday, glorious weather, a hearty pub lunch, great seats in the South Stand and a quite superb game of rugby.Exeter were excellent for three quarters of the game, frustrating Saracens at every turn and taki...

From time to time I have questioned the relevance of Barbarians rugby in the modern professional game.I'm happy to say that I'm starting to think I was wrong, as it is becoming increasingly clear that the annual end of season BaaBaas game against Eng...