Rugby

Ava Seumanufagai✍ Signs for Leeds Rhinos🦏 from Cronulla Sharks

Leeds Rhinos have signed 18-stone prop Ava Seumanufagai from Cronulla Sharks on a two-and-a-half-year contract.

The 27-year-old's contract expired at the end of the season and the Sharks gave the New Zealander permission to speak with other clubs as they sought to ease pressure on their salary cap.

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Bryn Evans Signs New 1⃣-Year Sale Sharks🦈 Deal

Lock Bryn Evans has signed a one-year contract extension with Sale Sharks.

Evans, who won two caps for the All Blacks against France in 2009, joined Sale from Biarritz in 2015.

The 34-year-old has since made over 100 appearances in four seasons, while scoring 60 points, and he is excited …

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🇦🇺Israel Folau's Anti-LGBT 👀Messages 'Unacceptable', 🗣Says Rugby Australia

Australia's rugby union authorities have issued a statement branding Israel Folau's latest anti-LGBT messages posted on social media as "unacceptable".

The New South Wales Waratahs' full-back posted a message on his Instagram account on Wednesday, that said "Warning. Drunks, homosexuals, adulterers, liars, fornicators, thieves, atheists, idolators. Hell awaits you. Repent …

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Sale's Jake Pope🚷 Banned for Six Months by RFU for 💉Drugs Violation

Sale Sharks prop Jake Pope has been banned for six months following his second violation of the RFU's Illicit Drugs Programme.

The 21-year-old undertook a drugs test on November 20, 2018 which found traces of cannabis and cocaine.

Pope appeared before an independent disciplinary panel on February 11 and admitted …

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Dave Rennie Signs 1⃣-Year Extension with 💸Glasgow Warriors

Glasgow coach Dave Rennie has put an end to rumours linking him with the Australia job by committing himself to another year with the Warriors.

The former Chiefs boss signed a two-year deal when he replaced Gregor Townsend in 2017 and the Scotstoun faithful feared he was set to return …

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