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Review Panel Have Finally Ruled On France’s HIA Controversy Vs Ireland

Six Nations’ HIA review panel has released a statement after two controversial moments during Ireland’s clash with France in the opening round of fixtures. Some huge controversy arose during Ireland’s Six Nations clash with France as two French players were removed from the field of play for head injury assessments in highly questionable circumstances. Flyhalf Matthieu Jalibert suffered a knee …

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Members Of France Squad Were Interviewed As ‘Potential Witnesses’ After Reports Of An Incident In Edinburgh

Reports that members of the France rugby squad were being questioned by authorities in Edinburgh about an alleged brawl in the city on Sunday night have proven to be false. In line with those earlier reports, the squad’s flight home to Paris was indeed grounded by police earlier today and several players did speak with officers in regards to an …

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Members Of France Rugby Squad Taken In For Questioning Over Alleged Brawl In Edinburgh

***Update*** Police Scotland have since confirmed that French players were actually being interviewed as “potential witnesses” after reports of an incident in Edinburgh in the early hours of Monday morning. Police in Edinburgh have grounded a plane scheduled to carry the France rugby squad back home following their NatWest Six Nations defeat to Scotland at Murrayfield on Sunday and have taken a …

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Watch: Insane Schmozzle Breaks Out At Georgian Rugby Game

 It may only be February but Georgian sides Kharebi Rustavi and Armazi Tbilisi look to have the Rugby Schmozzle of the Year award all sewn up. Saturday’s mid-table clash between Kharebi Rustavi and Armazi Tbilisi in the Didi 10, the top division of Georgia’s domestic rugby league, erupted into a chaotic brawl featuring pretty much every player on the pitch. …

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France’s HIA Controversy Escalates As Six Nations Release Second Statement

After an initial review by an independent Head Injury Assessment Review Processor, Six Nations Rugby have officially announced that two incidents have been referred to the HIA Review Panel. Some huge controversy arose during Ireland’s clash with France on Saturday as two French players were removed from the field of play for head injury assessments in highly questionable circumstances. Flyhalf …

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