REPORTS | Radical plan to move Six nations has been revealed

World Rugby are planning to shift the Six Nations as part of radical plans to shake up the game’s sporting calendar and establish a Nations League.

The Rugby Paper has reported thar the competition will be moved from its usual starting date of early February to later in the year – in April – in order to ease the conflict between the club and international game.

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The bold plans would also see the European club season start in December, with a source saying the proposed schedule is getting “a lot of traction with clubs in the Gallagher Premiership, the PRO14 and the Top 14”.

The same publication state that the move revolves around the Rugby Championship, involving South Africa, New Zealand, Australia and Argentina, due to kick off in August, also being moved to April.


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Here we get to know the people behind the England, Scotland and Wales stars.

1. ANNABEL FIELD (HUW JONES)

Scotland centre Huw Jones is unafraid to show his love for girlfriend Annabel Field, describing the diminutive beauty as ‘his everything’ in an Instagram post. The couple are thought to have met in Glasgow but spend their time criss-crossing the globe – racking up visits to Monaco, Barcelona and the Bahamas in 2019 alone. 

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Happy Easter little bunnies 🐰 🍫

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