Tag: Rugby

Rugby Football League launches scheme for testing mouth guards to research concussion causes and effects | Rugby League News

The 12 Betfred Super League clubs will work with the RFL on Instrumented Mouth-Guard Project; scheme aims to cover around 50 teams at all levels of the game, including academy, the Betfred Women’s Super League and community clubs By PA Media Last Updated: 14/04/21 10:13am Researchers will test different instrumented mouth guards in training and

New Zealand gives Pacific islands teams Moana Pasifika and Fijian Drua green light for Super Rugby | Rugby Union News

New Zealand Rugby board’s decision is a major step towards Moana Pasifika and Fijian Drua joining New Zealand and Australian Super Rugby sides in a new tournament in 2022; Rugby Australia said it was “encouraged” by the NZR announcement By Reuters Last Updated: 14/04/21 7:07am Fijian Drua compete in the lower tier Australian National Rugby

Warren Gatland: Lions coach calls for ‘common sense’ over release of Premiership players | Rugby Union News

British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland says no progress has been made with Premiership Rugby in releasing players early; the Lions face Japan at Murrayfield on the same weekend as the Premiership final By PA Media Last Updated: 13/04/21 10:59pm 4:04 Warren Gatland revealed his thoughts on his coaching staff for the British

Andrew Fifita: Wakefield Trinity look to reunite prop with twin brother David in Super League | Rugby League News

Wakefield Trinity have made an offer for Cronulla Sharks and Tonga prop Andrew Fifita; his twin brother David joined Wakefield in 2016; Wakefield chief executive Michael Carter confirms “we have made an offer” By PA Media Last Updated: 13/04/21 7:46pm David and Andrew Fifita played together with Cronulla Sharks and Tonga Wakefield have made an