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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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Coaching Culture At Leicester Tigers Said To Be “Toxic” As Richard Cockerill Is Set To Be Sacked

Leicester Tigers v Racing 92 - European Rugby Champions Cup

Richard Cockerill’s time in charge of the Leicester Tigers looks to be coming to an end. Despite lying fourth in the Premiership, the Leicester Tigers have struggled for consistency throughout the opening months of the season. Although the Tigers have been unable to field their first choice center partnership of Manu Tuilagi and Matt Toomua due to injury, Cockerill’s side have …

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Sale Announce Denny Solomona Signing In Controversial Circumstances

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 04: Denny Solomona of the Storm takes a high ball during the round eight Holden Cup match between the Melbourne Storm and the Canberra Raiders at AAMI Park on May 4, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Sale Sharks have announced the signing of Denny Solomona. The New Zealand-born Samoa international has put pen to paper on a three-year deal with the Premiership side, albeit in controversial circumstances. [email protected] signs for Sale Sharks! Read more here: https://t.co/XaNLnlneuN #JoinTheHunt pic.twitter.com/Zt3zHkVyKL — Sale Sharks (@SaleSharksRugby) December 13, 2016 Sale director of rugby Steve Diamond said of his new signing: …

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