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Premiership in talks with players over welfare fears as rugby returns

Chief executive Darren Childs says last month*s dispute between clubs and players has been resolved with all parties now &back at the table* over discussions to ensure players don*t burn out

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RFU to review historical context of &Swing Low, Sweet Chariot*

History of song 每 credited to freed slave Wallace Willis 每 under scrutiny by rugby body

Premiership players can't expect to remain on current pay, say Bristol

Chris Booy believes clubs face the prospect of complete collapse unless players do their bit to help and make the temporary 25% pay cuts permanent

Carter given warning after joining Blues 每 by his own father

Long-time Crusaders fly-half has returned to New Zealand to join their fierce rivals in a move that has sparked outrage in Canterbury 每 as well as within his own family

Pichot quits World Rugby after election defeat

The Argentine has stood down after his defeat by Bill Beaumont in the recent election for the post of the global body*s chairman