Move to the sum­mer

Rugby World - - The Fans’ View - Damion Wil­liams Lon­glevens RFC

Pro­fes­sional rugby should be played mainly in the sum­mer. Thou­sands of club play­ers never get the chance to go to a pro game be­cause they’re play­ing at the same time as the pros. I’d start the leagues in March and fin­ish them in late Au­gust, with the Six Na­tions in Septem­ber on con­sec­u­tive week­ends and tours af­ter that. The World

Au­tumn fes­ti­val? One reader sug­gests mov­ing the Six Na­tions to Septem­ber as part of a rad­i­cal fix­ture re­think Look­ing up Eng­land’s Ed­die Jones has made rapid progress

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