TRU Talks: Alex Lowe on salary caps, PWC and aligning calendars

Chris Heal is joined by Rugby Correspondent for the Times Alex Lowe, who had the unenviable task of dissecting the issues surrounding the domestic and international game.

You can keep up-to-date with all the ongoings across the sport by following Alex on Twitter at: @AlexMLowe.

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NB: This was recorded before yesterday's announcement regarding World Rugby's vote on this autumn, which has now been moved from this week to the middle of July.

Premiership Rugby - Points Table


Widely regarded as the most competitive rugby union league in the can only be the Gallagher Premiership.

12 teams compete in the league over a season, playing every team both home and away, before four move into the playoffs and one is relegated.

The division is becoming more and more exciting as each year passes by so who will be lifting silverware at Twickenham in May?

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