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England's Japan tour could be in October - RFU chief Bill Sweeney

England's tour of Japan which is scheduled for July could be postponed to October due to the coronavirus pandemic, Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief executive Bill Sweeney said on Friday.

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Lions coach Gatland wants NZ clash before SA tour

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland wants his team to play a warm-up match against the All Blacks before their tour of South Africa next year.

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Premiership Rugby now suspended indefinitely

The Gallagher Premiership has been suspended indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic, organised said on Wednesday.

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Wales' top rugby players agree to 25% pay cut

Wales' top rugby players have agreed to take a 25% pay cut as clubs grapple with financial struggles amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Club World Cup could replace Champions Cup - France Rugby president

The Champions Cup could be replaced with a Club World Cup featuring teams around the world,French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte has said.

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Eddie Jones extends contract until end of 2023 World Cup

England coach Eddie Jones has extended his contract with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) until the end of the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France, the RFU announced on Thursday.

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England's Jones agrees wage cut to help RFU

England coach Eddie Jones has accepted a pay cut of over 25% to help ease the financial burden on the Rugby Football Union (RFU) which is set to lose money due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus hits RFU hard, set to lose £50m

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) have announced that they expect to make a £50 million loss over the next 18 months in part due to the coronavirus.

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Squatting cows and pushing cars: how rugby players are keeping fit

With rugby facing an indefinite hiatus due to the coronavirus, professional players are keeping fit from their homes and trying not to lapse into off-season mode.

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