Rugby Union

CHRIS FOY – WORLD OF RUGBY: Thank heavens the All Blacks are coming!

CHRIS FOY: Thank heavens the All Blacks will visit Twickenham next November… rugby desperately needs the revival of mouth-watering rivalries like England’s with New Zealand New Zealand bagged a predictable victory over Wales on Saturday in Cardiff It highlights the need for meaningful, well-matched fixtures to come back  England have faced the All Blacks – […]

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Rugby: As it happened – All Blacks v Wales at Principality Stadium in Cardiff – teams, kick-off time, live streaming and how to watch

Live updates of the All Blacks’ clash against Wales at Principality Stadium in Cardiff. It’s an endurance battle that might prove tougher than what the All Blacks encounter on the field during their end-of-year rugby tour. Players from the world’s most famous rugby team are into their 11th straight week away from New Zealand, and […]

Rugby Union

Professionalism of Rugby has led to greater risk of brain injury

Rugby players are at greater risk of serious brain injury since the sport turned professional in 1995, concerning research shows, with stars likely to be hit ‘harder and more frequent’ than in amateur era Rugby turning professional has coincided with bigger risk of brain injury   A new study found players were hit harder and more […]

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Rugby fans attending the Principality Stadium WILL need Covid passport

Wales confirm all home and away rugby fans attending their upcoming Autumn Nations Tests WILL need a Covid passport Wales are hosting four Autumn Nations Tests across October and November Supporters will be ‘spot-checked’ on their Covid status before permitted entry Fans attending Principality Stadium over the age of 18 will need to prove they are double-jabbed […]