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Eddie Jones extends contract until end of 2023 World Cup

England coach Eddie Jones has extended his contract with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) until the end of the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France, the RFU announced on Thursday.

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England's Jones agrees wage cut to help RFU

England coach Eddie Jones has accepted a pay cut of over 25% to help ease the financial burden on the Rugby Football Union (RFU) which is set to lose money due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus hits RFU hard, set to lose £50m

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) have announced that they expect to make a £50 million loss over the next 18 months in part due to the coronavirus.

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Squatting cows and pushing cars: how rugby players are keeping fit

With rugby facing an indefinite hiatus due to the coronavirus, professional players are keeping fit from their homes and trying not to lapse into off-season mode.

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CORONAVIRUS

USA Rugby to file for bankruptcy amid shutdown

USA Rugby has decided to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy because its financial woes have been exacerbated by the coronavirus shutdown.

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Rugby Australia stands down 75 percent of staff, faces £60m losses

Rugby Australia stands to lose £60m million should there be a total wipeout of the Super Rugby season and Wallabies' domestic Test schedule due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Townsend takes wage deferral; Scottish Rugby season 'null and void'

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has taken a 25% wage deferral, along with the Scottish Rugby board, due to the growing financial impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

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WOMEN'S SIX NATIONS

The uncertain future of the Women's Six Nations

The women's Six Nations and its players have suffered from a lack of sponsorship and professional contracts.

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