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Today's rugby news as World Rugby hold first talks with suffering players' legal team

Today's rugby news as World Rugby hold first talks with suffering players' legal team

The latest rugby headlines and news bulletins from Wales and beyond

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Chris Farrell: Ireland centre ‘steps back’ from Munster duty amid French legal case

Chris Farrell: Ireland centre ‘steps back’ from Munster duty amid French legal case

Chris Farrell won the last of his 15 Ireland caps 14 months ago Ireland centre Chris Farrell has stepped away from Munster duty amid a legal case in France. The legal case dates back to…

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RFU faces legal action over transgender women ban

RFU faces legal action over transgender women ban

The RFU says any claim would be ‘without merit’ The Rugby Football Union (RFU) faces legal action against its ban on transgender women playing female contact rugby in England. Transgender player Julie Curtiss has mounted…

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Is It Legal For Basketball Players To Use CBD Oil?

Is It Legal For Basketball Players To Use CBD Oil?

CBD is a natural compound that is increasingly becoming mainstream. People from every walk of life trust its natural goodness to improve their health and wellness. From professionals to athletes, this cannabis-extracted compound has something…

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Vanessa Bryant posts tribute to Kobe and Gianna after winning a legal fight

Vanessa Bryant posts tribute to Kobe and Gianna after winning a legal fight

Photo: Richard Shotwell/Associated Press Vanessa Bryant paid tribute to her late husband Kobe and daughter Gianna on Wednesday night after winning $16M from L.A. county, whose first responders leaked photos of the helicopter crash that…

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Welsh amateur players and more internationals join legal action against rugby’s authorities over brain injuries

Welsh amateur players and more internationals join legal action against rugby’s authorities over brain injuries

Around a dozen Welsh men and women are part of a group of 35 former amateur players bringing proceedings against the game’s governing bodies

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Barcelona threaten legal action over Frenkie de Jong’s latest contract – Man United News And Transfer News

Barcelona threaten legal action over Frenkie de Jong’s latest contract – Man United News And Transfer News

Manchester United’s pursuit of Frenkie de Jong has made headlines for over three months now with no resolution in sight yet. Another fresh twist has presented itself with Barcelona threatening legal action over the last…

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England rugby international says legal action over brain damage is not the right way to go

England rugby international says legal action over brain damage is not the right way to go

England World Cup final winger Mark Cueto believes the matter needs to be kept out of the courts

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Dementia and sport: Rugby players launch legal action against governing bodies

Dementia and sport: Rugby players launch legal action against governing bodies

Steve Thompson was part of England’s 2003 World Cup-winning side Lawyers for more than 185 players are suing rugby union’s governing bodies for negligence, claiming that playing the sport caused brain damage. World Rugby, the…

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Nearly 200 players issue legal proceedings against rugby's governing bodies after brain damage diagnoses

Nearly 200 players issue legal proceedings against rugby's governing bodies after brain damage diagnoses

WalesOnline understands there are around 50 former Welsh professional players moving forward as part of the legal action this week

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