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Joe Marler Breaks His Silence Over Alun Wyn Jones Incident

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Joe Marler has admitted his regret over an incident with Alun Wyn Jones which saw him grab the groin area of the Welsh captain during their Six Nations meeting in March.  Although no action was taken during the game, the England prop was subsequently banned for 10 weeks after the disciplinary committee judged that he “had committed an act of …

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Harlequins Release Statement Following Joe Marler Suspension

Joe Marler’s club Harlequins have expressed their disappointment at the length of the ban handed down to the England international following Saturday’s game against Wales. Marler was handed a 10-week suspension after he was involved in an incident with Alun Wyn Jones ten minutes into England’s 33-30 win over Wales last weekend when during a melee, he was caught on …

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Joe Marler Cited For Alun Wyn Jones Incident

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England prop Joe Marler has been cited for an incident with Alun Wyn Jones in his side’s 33-30 win over Wales at Twickenham on Saturday.  10 minutes into the game, a melee broke out between both sets of players which culminated in Marler squeezing Jones’ genitalia. Marler wasn’t punished at the time for his actions but the Six Nations have …

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Alun Wyn Jones Calls For World Rugby To Look Into Marler Incident

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Alun Wyn Jones hopes World Rugby look into today’s first-half incident involving himself and Joe Marler where the England prop is thought to have grabbed the Welsh captain’s testicles.  In what was a feisty affair at Twickenham, Marler escaped punishment as the incident went unnoticed, however, it is believed that he may be cited upon review and could be in …

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Joe Marler Gives Bizarre In-House Interview Ahead Of Club Return

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Harlequins got their Heineken Cup campaign off to a difficult start last weekend shipping 53 points in a defeat to Clermont Auvergne.  The Premiership outfit face Bath this coming weekend and are bolstered by the return of loosehead prop Joe Marler. Marler played a pivotal role for England en route to the Rugby World Cup final in Japan less than …

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Joe Marler Returns As Eddie Jones Names 35-Man England Squad

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Eddie Jones has named his official 35-man Rugby World Cup training squad which will assemble for England’s first official training camp next week and it includes Joe Marler.  Marler previously made himself unavailable for international selection due to his desire to focus on club commitments and spend more time with his family. His last cap came in last year’s summer …

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Breaking: Joe Marler Announces Retirement From International Rugby

England and Harlequins prop Joe Marler has announced that he is retiring from international rugby, effective immediately. Citing ‘personal reasons’, Marler has officially stepped away from the international game after earning 59 caps for England. At 28-years-old, the news will certainly come as a shock to most people. Marler has apparently made it clear that he wishes to spend more …

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Joe Marler Envies The Irish Rugby System

England and Harlequins prop Joe Marler says he is envious of the current set-up in Ireland in terms of management of their international players.  Currently, in countries like Ireland and Wales, the unions determine the number of minutes their respective international players can play throughout a season for their clubs. However, this is not the case in England, where players …

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Joe Marler Set To Start For England In Cape Town

England loosehead prop Joe Marler is set to start in the dead-rubber final Test against South Africa this Saturday after first-choice Mako Vunipola returned home. An England Rugby statement said Vunipola, who started in the first two Tests, had quit the tour for “family reasons’ as agreed before the team flew to South Africa. Marler came off the bench as …

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Eddie Jones Adds Two More Players To England Squad Ahead Of Italy Opener

England are back on home soil after their week-long training camp in Portugal. Eddie Jones and his player are among the familiar settings of Pennyhill Park as they resume their preparations for their trip to Italy to take on Conor O’Shea’s side on Sunday.  It’s been no secret that England, like many other teams participating in this year’s Championship, have …

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