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BT Sport
Jon Callard set to leave role with Rugby Football UnionJon Callard will leave his role as Rugby Football Union national performance ac
Jon Callard set to leave role with Rugby Football Union
BT Sport / Posted 13 minutes ago
Jon Callard will leave his role as Rugby Football Union national performance academy manager and international performance coach this summer. The RFU announced former Bath and England full-back Callard's departure following 12 years in various... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jon Callard set to leave role with Rugby Football Union Jon Callard will leave the Rugby Football Union this summer Jon Callard will
Jon Callard set to leave role with Rugby Football Union
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 39 minutes ago
Jon Callard will leave the Rugby Football Union this summer Jon Callard will leave his role as Rugby Football Union national performance academy manager and international performance coach... Read more
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Super Sport
Jones urges Japan to adopt more professional approachneed business men running the business side of things and professional rugby me
Jones urges Japan to adopt more professional approach
Super Sport / Posted 8 hours ago
need business men running the business side of things and professional rugby men running the rugby side. The JRFU (Japan Rugby Football Union) is an amateur organisation and that is its challenge moving forward." Jones cited England's impressive... Read more
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The Star
Jones urges Japan to adopt more professional approachneed business men running the business side of things and professional rugby me
Jones urges Japan to adopt more professional approach
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
need business men running the business side of things and professional rugby men running the rugby side. The JRFU (Japan Rugby Football Union) is an amateur organisation and that is its challenge moving forward." Jones cited England's impressive... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Card idea tackles concussion issueBay is about to launch an initiative called "Concussion - a changing culture".
Card idea tackles concussion issue
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Bay is about to launch an initiative called "Concussion - a changing culture". The organisation is working with Hawke's Bay Rugby Football Union, Hawkes Bay Referees Association and Proactive Health to raise awareness around concussion in rugby and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Blitzbokke avoid Olympic ‘pool of death’and Japan. Great Britain will field a combined team made up of players from Eng
Blitzbokke avoid Olympic ‘pool of death’
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
and Japan. Great Britain will field a combined team made up of players from England, Wales and Scotland, with the Irish Rugby Football Union insisting that their sevens players cannot turn out for Great Britain as they feature under a unified... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Jones determined to put a spoke in All Blacks’ wheelsglobal rankings, but the most accurate gauge of their progress is a showdown ag
Jones determined to put a spoke in All Blacks’ wheels
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
global rankings, but the most accurate gauge of their progress is a showdown against Steven Hansen’s world champions. The Rugby Football Union has stated that the schedule for November 2017 has yet to be finalised and that New Zealand could yet... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Founder of St Albans Rugby Club named as president of the Rugby Football Union The new president of England Rugby is St Albans and Hertfordshire stalwart Pe
Founder of St Albans Rugby Club named as president of the Rugby Football Union
Herts Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
The new president of England Rugby is St Albans and Hertfordshire stalwart Peter Baines One of the founding members of St Albans Rugby Club has been named as the new... Read more
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HITC Sport
England’s Eddie Jones saddles up to learn from Tour but warns of burnout“These players should be sitting on a beach in Barbados now,” he said. “I don’t
England’s Eddie Jones saddles up to learn from Tour but warns of burnout
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
“These players should be sitting on a beach in Barbados now,” he said. “I don’t think it’s right. I’ve spoken to [the Rugby Football Union chief executive] Ian Ritchie about it and we are in agreement. Ian is going to try to push that forward... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool sports industry firm expanding after £2m investment and relocationincluding the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships, which start today and where
Liverpool sports industry firm expanding after £2m investment and relocation
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
including the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships, which start today and where PPL also provides scoreboard services, the Rugby Football Union Six Nations Championship, British Athletics and The Open Golf Championship. The £5m turnover business... Read more
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BT Sport
Eddie Jones gets on his bike in a bid to make England even betterglobal rankings, but the most accurate gauge of their progress is a showdown ag
Eddie Jones gets on his bike in a bid to make England even better
BT Sport / Posted 4 days ago
global rankings, but the most accurate gauge of their progress is a showdown against Steven Hansen's world champions. The Rugby Football Union has stated that the schedule for November 2017 has yet to be finalised and that New Zealand could yet... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Eddie Jones gets on his bike in a bid to make England even betterglobal rankings, but the most accurate gauge of their progress is a showdown ag
Eddie Jones gets on his bike in a bid to make England even better
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
global rankings, but the most accurate gauge of their progress is a showdown against Steven Hansen's world champions. The Rugby Football Union has stated that the schedule for November 2017 has yet to be finalised and that New Zealand could yet... Read more
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Sun Star
World rugby course opensTHE Philippine Rugby Football Union (PRFU) World Rugby Coaching Course level on
World rugby course opens
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
THE Philippine Rugby Football Union (PRFU) World Rugby Coaching Course level one opened at the Ateneo de Davao University Matina AVR 4 Saturday, June 25. A total of 15 participants came to experience and learn the basic course of coaching. PRFU... Read more
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BT Sport
RFU chairman's role to be salaried for first timeThe position of Rugby Football Union chairman is to be salaried for the first t
RFU chairman's role to be salaried for first time
BT Sport / Posted 6 days ago
The position of Rugby Football Union chairman is to be salaried for the first time, the English game's governing body has announced. A sum of £80,000 has been designated for the post, when previously only expenses were paid. Bill Beaumont is the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
RFU chairman's role to be salaried for first time Bill Beaumont is leaving the post of RFU chairman The position of Rugby Foot
RFU chairman's role to be salaried for first time
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Bill Beaumont is leaving the post of RFU chairman The position of Rugby Football Union chairman is to be salaried for the first time, the English game's governing body has announced. A sum of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Heartland rugby coming to the capitaland enjoyable rivalry with Horowhenua Kapiti, but also to recognising our close
Heartland rugby coming to the capital
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
and enjoyable rivalry with Horowhenua Kapiti, but also to recognising our close relationship with the Wellington Rugby Football Union. "This match represents a real opportunity to put the Heartland Championship out there in the public... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Playing for a piece of historymatchups at Norm Perry Park was awarded a century ago, in 1916, to the 149th ba
Playing for a piece of history
Sarnia Observer / Posted 6 days ago
matchups at Norm Perry Park was awarded a century ago, in 1916, to the 149th battalion of the 1st Hussars for their Ontario Rugby Football Union championship, officials said. It’s been sitting in Sarnia’s George Stirrett Armoury for decades, along... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Transforming social spaces grant for Weston Rugby Club Weston Rugby Club has received a grant from the Rugby Football Union to impro
Transforming social spaces grant for Weston Rugby Club
Weston Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Weston Rugby Club has received a grant from the Rugby Football Union to improve its facilities. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Rugby union in the town received a major... Read more
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Sun Star
First world rugby course in PH set this weekendTHE Philippine Rugby Football Union (PRFU) will launch its first World Rugby Co
First world rugby course in PH set this weekend
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
THE Philippine Rugby Football Union (PRFU) will launch its first World Rugby Course in the Philippines slated June 25 and 26 then on July 2 and 3 at the Ateneo de Davao University Matina and SOS Children's Village Davao, respectively. (PRFU) senior... Read more
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BT Sport
Maggie Alphonsi elected to RFU CouncilEngland Women's World Cup winner Maggie Alphonsi has been elected to serve as a
Maggie Alphonsi elected to RFU Council
BT Sport / Posted 8 days ago
England Women's World Cup winner Maggie Alphonsi has been elected to serve as a national member of the Rugby Football Union Council. Alphonsi, who retired in 2014 after helping England land the world title, is the first former England Women's player... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Maggie Alphonsi elected to RFU Council Former England star Maggie Alphonsi has been elected to the Rugby Football Un
Maggie Alphonsi elected to RFU Council
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Former England star Maggie Alphonsi has been elected to the Rugby Football Union Council England Women's World Cup winner Maggie Alphonsi has been elected to serve as a national member of the Rugby Football... Read more
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Marie Claire
Prince Harry receives proposal from young fan and gives the perfect responsetake part in the activity himself because of his own aches and pains. Harry wa
Prince Harry receives proposal from young fan and gives the perfect response
Marie Claire / Posted 9 days ago
take part in the activity himself because of his own aches and pains. Harry was at the community rugby program run by the Rugby Football Union, of which he is vice-patron, in Stockport, near Manchester on Tuesday. In between watching the juggling... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
WATCH: Prince Harry joins in a friendly rugby gamethe kids of Edgeley together with the members of the England Under 20 team. Th
WATCH: Prince Harry joins in a friendly rugby game
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
the kids of Edgeley together with the members of the England Under 20 team. The prince was in Stockport to support the Rugby Football Union (RFU)’s community project to help broaden the reach of rugby to more young people. RFU teamed up with... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prince Harry shows off ball skills at street rugby eventwith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Prince Harry shows off ball skills at street rugby event
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sporting Prince Harry joins community rugby game in Stockportgain some advantage. The royal was seen grimacing and cheering as he got stuck
Sporting Prince Harry joins community rugby game in Stockport
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
gain some advantage. The royal was seen grimacing and cheering as he got stuck into the match as part of an RFU-backed (Rugby Football Union) community rugby programme in Alexandra Park as he continues to develop his involvement in initiatives... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Hundreds flock to Stockport park to see Prince Harry play rugbya few selfies as the Prince left, with cheers as he stopped for a few snaps. P
Hundreds flock to Stockport park to see Prince Harry play rugby
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
a few selfies as the Prince left, with cheers as he stopped for a few snaps. Prince Harry was in Stockport as part of a Rugby Football Union (RFU) community programme. The RFU has teamed up with StreetGames for the Try for Change initiative,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Streatham Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Bury Times
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Gazette
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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guardian-series
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Harrow Times
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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This is West Country
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Gazette News
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Bolton News
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Northern Echo
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challengewith his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stoc
Rugby right up Harry's street as he tackles new challenge
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
with his skills during the brief run-out at the event at Alexandra Park in Stockport, Cheshire. Harry, vice patron of the Rugby Football Union (RFU), is helping the community rugby programme, backed by the RFU and sports charity StreetGames, as... Read more
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walesonline
Steve Hansen claims Eddie Jones has bullied Michael Cheikacalls for him to lead the best of British and Irish rugby into battle with the
Steve Hansen claims Eddie Jones has bullied Michael Cheika
walesonline / Posted 11 days ago
calls for him to lead the best of British and Irish rugby into battle with the All Blacks in a year’s time. However, the Rugby Football Union and Jones have both ruled out him having any involvement. “We did not want him to do it and he did not... Read more
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International Business Times
Eddie Jones rules out Lions role after resilient England clinch first series win in Australia I took the Lions job, I would have to spend anything from six to 12 months not
Eddie Jones rules out Lions role after resilient England clinch first series win in Australia
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
I took the Lions job, I would have to spend anything from six to 12 months not doing that." Such sentiments were echoed by Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief executive Ian Ritchie, who conceded that there was no appetite within the governing body for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
England rugby chief Jones 'completely unavailable' to coach Lionsseries against Australia. "If I took the Lions job I'd have to spend anything
England rugby chief Jones 'completely unavailable' to coach Lions
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
series against Australia. "If I took the Lions job I'd have to spend anything from six to 12 months not doing that." Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie said he had advised the Lions' committee that Jones would be concentrating... Read more
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give me sport
Eddie Jones repeats: My commitment is to England, not British and Irish Lionsinstall Jones as favourite for the post of head coach and Dylan Hartley as the
Eddie Jones repeats: My commitment is to England, not British and Irish Lions
give me sport / Posted 11 days ago
install Jones as favourite for the post of head coach and Dylan Hartley as the most likely choice of captain. However, Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie - who sits on the Lions' board - has left little doubt that Jones will be... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Eddie Jones repeats: My commitment is to England, not British and Irish Lions « Shropshire Starinstall Jones as favourite for the post of head coach and Dylan Hartley as the
Eddie Jones repeats: My commitment is to England, not British and Irish Lions « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 11 days ago
install Jones as favourite for the post of head coach and Dylan Hartley as the most likely choice of captain. However, Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie - who sits on the Lions' board - has left little doubt that Jones will be... Read more
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