Ryan Dabbs

UK Government inquiry into brain injuries in sport

UK Parliament inquiry into brain injuries suffered in sport  MPs on the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) Committee are examining the links between sport and long-term brain injuries. The…

David Ribbans

Who is David Ribbans: Ten things you should know about the England Lock South Africa-born David Ribbans has become a mainstay in the second row at Northampton Saints alongside England…

World Rugby Sevens Series

World Rugby have announced a shortened HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series’ schedule for 2021. This will maintain safety for players and officials amid the pandemic, while still showcasing sevens rugby.…

Six nations fixture postponements

Six Nations postponements are not that much of a common occurrence. However, from time to time they still happen. Over the Five Nations into the Six Nations years, there have…

Referee Mathieu Raynal

Referee Mathieu Raynal Referee Mathieu Raynal was born in 1981 in Perpignan, Southern France. Part of a successful Junior Perpignan team, they went on to win the French Junior Championships…

Referee appointments Six Nations 2020 - Pascal Gauzere

Referee Pascal Gauzere Referee Pascal Gauzere was born in 1977 in Montfort-en-Chalosse, a commune in south-west France. Gauzere’s introduction to refereeing came while serving a several-week suspension as a player,…