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Sale Sharks Sack Player After Team Leak Allegations

Sale Sharks have today announced that winger Tom Arscott has had his contract terminated with the club. The statement released on behalf of the club reads: “Sale Sharks have today terminated the contract of Tom Arscott with immediate effect following a disciplinary investigation and hearing. No further comment will be made in accordance with the club’s disciplinary procedure.” It is …

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Sale Player Alleged To Have Leaked Team Info To Bristol Coach

SALFORD, ENGLAND - MAY 04: Sale Sharks flags are flown during the Aviva Premiership match between Sale Sharks and London Wasps at the Salford City Stadium on May 04, 2013 in Salford, England. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

It is being reported by Neil Fissler of the Sunday Express that a member of the Sale Sharks playing squad is due to face a disciplinary hearing on Tuesday after it was discovered he had passed confidential team information on to an opposition coach. It is understood that both Premiership Rugby and the RFU have been informed, with the leak alleged to …

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Opinion – Toulon May Have Stars But They Desperately Lack Substance

When Mourad Boudjellal took over as Toulon President in 2006, he promised to build a French rugby dynasty. A team that would go onto dominate both French and European Rugby winning three Heineken Cup/European Rugby Champions Cups, one top 14 championship and two Challenge Cup finals appearances. The club have attracted a glittering array of international talent over the last decade but …

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Opinion – RFU Need To Come Down Hard On Sale Sharks Over Concussion Incident

Some movies are just really quotable. Comedy actor Will Ferrell has an impressive rollerdeck of films you can just reel off line after line from, while Academy Award winning director Quentin Tarantino has an equally impressive catalogue of films to quote from including Pulp Fiction and Resevoir Dogs. However, one film I always find myself quoting is Martin Scorsese’s 2006 gangster drama The Departed. Whether …

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Sale Sharks To Be Investigated By RFU Over Concussion Protocols

Sale Sharks are to be investigated by the RFU’s Concussion Management Review Group over the club’s management of an incident involving flanker TJ Ioane and a suspected concussion. The Samoan forward crashed to the ground in the first-half of the Sharks 29-26 loss to Harlequins last weekend following an attempted tackle on Harlequins flanker Dave Ward. Ioane was very slow to get …

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List Of Already Confirmed Aviva Premiership Transfers Ahead Of The 2017/18 Season

Leicester Tigers v Worcester Warriors - Aviva Premiership

During the course of the last few seasons, Aviva Premiership clubs have not been afraid to compete with the likes of Toulon, Racing 92, and Clermont Auvergne in the transfer market. Backed by a massive broadcasting deal signed with BT Sport in 2015, Premiership clubs attracted the likes of Kurtley Beale, Matt Toomua, Ben Te’o and Schalk Burger to England last summer. Despite the …

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Leicester Tigers Confirm Interest In England Fly-Half After Owen Williams Departure

Leicester Tigers v Worcester Warriors - Aviva Premiership

Although news of Owen Williams’ impending departure from the Leicester Tigers didn’t come as too much of a surprise, his move to Gloucester does come as a bit of a blow. Williams’ ability to play at inside centre grants the Tigers additional creativity, particularly with Matt Toomua ruled out for the remainder of the season. The Welsh playmaker also possesses a massive boot, …

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England Potentially Hit With Massive Injury Blow Ahead Of Six Nations

England Training Session

After what was a brilliant 2016 for England, the new year might become for more troublesome for Eddie Jones and his undefeated squad. Although Jones had to deal with numerous injuries during the autumn series, England concluded 2016 with 14 consecutive victories. However with Jones having to deal with the fallout of Dylan Hartley’s sending off, and possibly having to make a decision …

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