27.2.2020 09:58 am
SANZAAR said it was in “advanced discussions” about the Sunwolves’ game against the Brumbies on March 6 in Osaka
Super Rugby officials scrambled to deal with the coronavirus outbreak on Thursday, saying they were working to relocate a match in Japan and announcing sanitisation stations and temperature checks for all teams.
Thomas, also a dual-code international, but who made his name in rugby union, is gay and said he would refuse to watch any matches involving the Australian.
The 30-year-old, an ardent Christian and former poster boy of Australian rugby, was fired in May by Rugby Australia over a social media post warning “hell awaits” gay people and others he considers sinners.
Matt Proudfoot, a man credited for the Springboks’ brilliant forward play at the World Cup, didn’t have his contract renewed at SA Rugby.
He revealed the idea to put pen to paper came form accompanying his oldest son Harrison to a book fair.
The hosts reached the quarter finals for the first time at this year’s World Cup, bagging stunning wins over Six Nations sides Scotland and Ireland before a gutsy last-eight loss to the Springboks.
Under the settlement, both sides apologised for “any hurt or harm” caused, with Folau taking to YouTube to claim he had been “vindicated”.
Pierre Schoeman was very lucky to have escaped with this!
Folau, an ardent Christian, was fired in May over a social media post warning “hell awaits” gay people and others he considers sinners.
The franchise had to develop a new one after the mosque shootings in Christchurch earlier this year.
But the towering, controversial lock will have to wait to make his French debut.
The stridently Christian fullback was fired in May for “high-level” misconduct after posting on Instagram that “hell awaits” gay people and others he considers sinners.
English prop Joe Marler clearly believes horses talk in an Irish accent!
The former Chiefs mentor says his home country contacted him too late for his services.
The former Wallabies star was banished from rugby earlier this year for repeated utterances that gay people would go to hell.