Joe Marler has been banned for two weeks. Photograph: Inpho

Joe Marler has been handed a two-week ban by an EPCR disciplinary panel after he was cited during Harlequins’ European Challenge Cup semi-final win ov(...)

Harlequins’ Joe Marler: was reported after appearing to kick Grenoble hooker Arnaud Heguy while he was on the ground. Photograph: Inpho

England prop Joe Marler has found himself in trouble again after being cited for foul play during Harlequins’ 30-6 defeat of Grenoble in the Europe(...)

Joe Marler called Wales prop Samson Lee a “gypsy boy”, but has insisted he is not a racist. Photograph: David Davies/PA

England and Harlequins prop Joe Marler has been banned for two games after his “gypsy boy” slur against Wales forward Samson Lee during last month’s S(...)

England and Saracens lock George Kruis has been cited for an alleged bite in Friday’s Aviva Premiership clash at Bath, the Rugby Football Union has announced. Photograph: David Davies/PA

George Kruis, arguably the outstanding player of the Six Nations Championship, could miss the rest of the season after being charged with biting a fel(...)

Ireland and Leinster player Jack McGrath at the launch of IRUPA’s ‘Tackle Your Feelings Mental Wellbeing Campaign at  St Mary’s College in Rathmines, Dublin. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

St Mary’s RFC. Blue jersey all alone on a peg. Burly prop pounds a tackle bag in slow motion. Something isn’t right. Glazed gaze, eyes closing: “When (...)

England prop Joe Marler is being investigated by World Rugby for racist abuse of  Wales prop Samson Lee. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty

Rugby is in the dock again. Some day soon the Joe Marler affair might be settled – an independent hearing before three wise men having been appointed (...)

England’s prop Joe Marler  clashes with Wales’ prop Samson Lee  during the Six Nations clash at Twickenham. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty

World Rugby was right to summons Joe Marler to face an independent misconduct hearing over his “gypsy boy” comment to the Welsh tighthead Samson Lee d(...)

England’s Joe Marler who will face a World Rugby misconduct hearing on April 5 in London over his remarks to Wales’ Samson Lee, the governing body has announced. Photo: David Davies/PA Wire.

Joe Marler will face a misconduct hearing on Tuesday, April 5th over his “gypsy boy” slur against Wales prop Samson Lee. Governing body World Rugby (...)

Joe Marler will face an independent World Rugby misconduct hearing,

World Rugby has overturned the decision of the Six Nations not to take any action against the England prop Joe Marler for calling the Wales front-rowe(...)

England head coach  Eddie Jones doesn’t care what you think about Dylan Hartley.  Photo: David Rogers/Getty Images

Don’t look now but without much fanfare, the England rugby team is playing for a 13th Grand Slam. Muffled was the laughter around the ‘home countries’(...)