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Worcester Warriors and Wasps owners set ‘final deadline’ by RFU

Worcester Warriors has been purchased by the consortium led by its former chief executive Jim O’Toole and James Sandford; RFU has given Worcester and Wasps until February 14 to meet ownership conditions for them to be allowed to feature in the Championship for the 2023/24 season Last Updated: 01/02/23 7:51pm Worcester Warriors and Wasps have […]

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Campbell Johnstone: New Zealand player first to come out as gay

Campbell Johnstone played three Tests for New Zealand including two against the British and Irish Lions in 2005; 43-year-old also played for Ospreys, Biarritz and Crusaders Last Updated: 30/01/23 8:35am Campbell Johnstone played three Tests for the All Blacks Campbell Johnstone, a prop who played three Tests, including two against the British and Irish Lions […]

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Seminoles travel to South Bend, bludgeoned by No. 7 Irish

Florida State women’s basketball has enjoyed a stellar 2023 season under head coach Brooke Wyckoff, but hit a bump in the road on their Thursday trip to South Bend, Indiana. The No. 24 ranked Seminoles were matched up with the Notre Dame FIghting Irish, sporting a top seven ranking of their own.  Despite the blowout […]

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Six Nations: Courtney Lawes and George McGuigan doubts for

Courtney Lawes has been ruled out of England’s Six Nations training camp with a calf injury; George McGuigan is also out with a knee injury; They will be replaced by Tom Dunn and David Ribbans Last Updated: 23/01/23 9:31am Lawes limped off in Northampton Saints’ defeat in the Heineken Champions Cup Courtney Lawes and George […]

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Welsh Rugby Union facing sexism and discrimination allegations

A number of ex-Welsh Rugby Union employees have taken part in an investigation by BBC Wales making accusations about their time at the governing body; MP and former Wales international Tonia Antoniazzi has expressed “great concerns” over the women’s game in the country Last Updated: 22/01/23 10:15pm The Welsh Rugby Union is facing allegations of […]

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Heineken Champions Cup: Saracens secure home tie despite

Saracens scored a late try in a 20-14 defeat at Edinburgh to earn a bonus point, which secured a Champions Cup last-16 home tie; London Irish’s hopes of extending their European campaign were ended as they drew at Montpellier; Munster missed out on a home tie after losing in Toulouse Last Updated: 22/01/23 8:46pm England’s […]

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Science

Eamon Ryan: ‘Irish people want to play their part’ in helping

THERE are two years left in the life of this Government — maybe less if the perpetual farrago of political storms keep brewing — and Eamon Ryan is in a hurry. As the lightning rod for much of the ire directed at the Government online for various policies — the Taoiseach and Tánaiste escape relatively […]

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Health

‘Next-of-kin appeals resonate with me’: Irish genealogy firm

‘Next-of-kin appeals resonate with me’: Irish genealogy firm offers … TheJournal.ie Source link Related Content Belly that appears ‘heavily pregnant’ can signal fatty liver Genealogy: The last genealogy column Memory loss could be a sign your cholesterol is too high Books in the Belfry: Spotlight on special collections Drinking orange juice before a meal could […]

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MPs issue damning report on ‘unsustainable’ Gallagher Premiership

Amid annual losses averaging £4m per Premiership club, DCMS committee said: “The demise during the season of two Premiership clubs is a stain on the reputation of the RFU and PRL. It is not indicative of a healthy professional set-up. The financial situation is clearly unsustainable” Last Updated: 16/01/23 11:26pm MPs have issued a damning […]

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Talks on greater Norwegian access to Irish waters fail to reach

Talks to whether or not Norwegian fishermen are to get greater access to Irish waters have failed to reach a deal. Described by someone involved with the talks as having been officially “paused”, the talks are likely to resume in two weeks. The deal, which is being negotiated between the EU and Norway, is being […]