Coronavirus: Welsh people also cut wages – News Feed – 6 Nations

Like the Scottish federation earlier today, the Welsh rugby federation announced wage cuts in order to deal with the economic crisis linked to the coronavirus. Staff of the senior men’s national team have seen their salaries cut 25%, including Wayne Pivac, the manager. The rest of the staff of the federation could also see their […]

The American Rugby Federation files for bankruptcy

Already in the red, USA Rugby, deprived of income following the cessation of all competitions, has declared that it has stopped paying. It is the first rugby federation to fail. The final cessation on March 20 of all competitions on American soil, including the new Major League formula, forced the leaders of USA Rugby to […]

Coronavirus: Clermont launches its kitty online – Fil Info – Top 14

In the midst of a health crisis, ASM Clermont decided to create its own kitty online. “The ASM Clermont Auvergne players, through their charitable association ASM SOS, decided to mobilize to come to the aid of the Clermont Ferrand University Hospital and the nursing staff who are currently fighting against the Covid-19 epidemic affecting the […]

Coronavirus: the FFR sets up a crisis cell – Fil Info – XV de France

The French Rugby Federation announced Thursday that it had set up a crisis unit due to the coronavirus pandemic, in order to “centralize and analyze the various information communicated in order to allow optimal responsiveness in decision-making”. The first meeting took place on March 2 and since then it meets every evening from 5 p.m. […]

Worcester club volunteers to help some confined people

Several players from the Worcester English club have volunteered to help those in need. Hooker Niall Annett, pillar Ethan Waller, flanker Sam Lewis, second line Justin Clegg and physiotherapist Dan Walton have gone to collect and deliver purchases or prescriptions for people who cannot leave their homes. “We mainly target the elderly because they are […]