rugbyunion
Latest News:
Untitled Document
Report This Message
Are you sure you want to report this post?

Re: Weirdest article I've read in a while (Mostly C Piatau)...
Posted by: SparkyBris
Date: 04/12/2017 15:34
Weird indeed. The journalist Duncan Johnston could at least have done some homework before having a rant though!!

That said it is an interesting point made and for some, could be an attractive way to represent the nation of their birth. The same argument could be made over here for the Vunipolas, Nathan Hughes, Dylan Hartley(!) if they started making the same noises.

He's right, once you've made your bed, you've got to lie in it, which that was more or less the whole point of the tightening of the rules following the likes of Shane Howarth et al switching countries.

It raises the question though, does the 'International Representation slate' become wiped clean should a player switch to what is essentially a completely different sport?

You may optionally give an explanation for why this post was reported, which will be sent to the moderators along with the report. This can help the moderator to understand why you reported the post.
Name:
Email:

We record all IP addresses on the Sportnetwork message boards which may be required by the authorities in case of defamatory or abusive comment. We seek to monitor the Message Boards at regular intervals. We do not associate Sportnetwork with any of the comments and do not take responsibility for any statements or opinions expressed on the Message Boards. If you have any cause for concern over any material posted here please let us know as soon as possible by e-mailing abuse@sportnetwork.net
 
 

Who is online?

Total users online:  

Most users online:  

Users on this site:  

Where are they?