FUND-RAISER STAYING PUT DOUBLE HEADER ITALIAN JOB LONG LAY-OFF
Brewery Field will host a charity match between a Gareth Williams XV and a Home Nations Deaf XV on 9 November at 7.30pm. Admission is £5 and proceeds will Munster scrum-half Conor Murray (right) has signed a contract extension with Ireland until June 2022. The Wallaroos will play their first Test in Perth when they take on the Black Ferns on 10 August 2019 before the Bledisloe Cup tie between the men. The Italian rugby federation is set to become a Celtic Rugby shareholder in the next 12 months. The agreement would guarantee two Italian teams competing in the Pro14 until 2023 and provide increased funding, as well as a commitment to upgrading facilities. Sale wing Marland Yarde will miss the rest of the season after dislocating his knee in the Sharks’ win over Newcastle.