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Sexton Hits Out At “Out Of Touch” 12-Team ‘World League’ Proposal

Johnny Sexton World League

International Rugby Players President Jonathan Sexton has hit out at the newly proposed 12-team World Rugby tournament which could begin as early next year.  The ‘World League’ model, which has received considerable media attention in recent months, has come in for criticism from many quarters but most notably the players themselves. The new tournament will consist of the Six Nations …

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45% Of Players Pressured To Play Or Train When Not Fully Fit – Global Player Survey

International Rugby Players

International Rugby Players, a global representative body on issues of importance to professional rugby players, have published a report outlining the results of a survey conducted among men’s international 15s players.  More than 350 players worldwide responded to the survey with all nations who have qualified for the 2019 World Cup in Japan represented in addition to four emerging nations; …

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