Fo­lau stands by his re­marks on gay peo­ple

Sunday Times - - Sport Rugby -

Wal­la­bies star Is­rael Fo­lau said he has no re­grets about say­ing gay peo­ple would go to “hell”, and he holds no grudges against his crit­ics as he made his re­turn to Su­per Rugby. The de­vout Chris­tian, one of Aus­tralia’s most mar­ketable play­ers, caused a storm when he made the com­ments on so­cial me­dia last month. But he said he was not back­ing away from his staunch be­liefs re­gard­ing ho­mo­sex­u­al­ity, and in­sisted the back­lash had not di­min­ished his de­sire to play

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