Final league tables to be announced this week

The RFU has announced that it has agreed a mechanism to determine final league standings for the 2019-20 season.  This will include the Greene King IPA Championship, the National Leagues and all other tables within the community game. The calculation will be based upon the current playing record. Promotion and…

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Championship season ends prematurely

The RFU have today announced that the 2019-20 season is over for all domestic competitions.  This does not, as yet, include the Gallagher Premiership, with whom the RFU are still in discussion. The following statement came from Twickenham this morning: RFU Statement on 2019/20 Season  Today, in a letter to…

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RFU suspends all ‘rugby activity’ for four weeks

The RFU has suspended all player involvement in rugby for a period from tomorrow until 14th April. The governing body of the sport in England released the following statement: “Following government advice, the RFU will suspend all rugby activity in England, at both professional and community level. Rugby activity includes…

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London Scottish match OFF

Tomorrow’s fixture at London Scottish has been postponed.  The reasons for this relate to the current coronavirus outbreak. The Championship game between Nottingham and Jersey has been similarly affected. Clearly, as in other sports, rugby is likely to experience a period of uncertainty as the Covid-19 pandemic plays itself out.…

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