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'Seething' Barbarians chief considers Davies and Hartley legal action

‘Seething’ Barbarians president considers legal action against Jonathan Davies and Dylan Hartley for branding the 11th hour cancellation of Saturday’s Samoa clash ‘an utter shambles’ and ‘beyond embarrassing’ Barbarians called off their match against Samoa just 90 mins before kick-off There were six positive Cvoid-19 tests in the Barbarians camp before the game Dylan Hartley […]

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Saracens 25-14 Sale: Billy Vunipola on top form despite England snub

Saracens 25-14 Sale: Snubbed England forward Billy Vunipola stars on return from knee injury as Byron McGuigan sees red after moment of madness on Alex Sanderson’s homecoming Alex Sanderson’s Saracens homecoming was ruined by red-hot Billy Vunipola  Sale wing Byron McGuigan was shown a red card for throttling Nick Tompkins The visitors scored twice a […]

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Two more Australians caught in COVID-19 spring tour outbreak

For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. A fourth Wallabies player and a staff member contracted COVID-19 and are isolating in the United Kingdom, the Herald has learned. The player and staff member returned positive tests the day after Australia’s loss to Wales and have been in isolation since Sunday, a Wallabies spokesman […]

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Bath ask Exeter fans NOT to wear 'Native American-style head dresses

Hosts Bath ask Exeter Chiefs rugby fans NOT to wear ‘disrespectful’ Native American-style head dresses at tonight’s derby match – with the visitors planning to ditch their logo as part of a re-brand Sportsmail has seen correspondence sent to Exeter supporters from Bath  They have been requested not to bring any ‘Native American cultural symbols’  […]