Dr Barry O’ Driscoll, a former IRB Medical Advisor, is one of the prime critics of the IRB protocols.

Both the Six Nations Championship and the Celtic Rugby Board, who govern the Pro12 League, have adopted the International Rugby Board’s (IRB) concuss(...)

 Scotland international Rory Lamont has retired from professional rugby due to a leg injury, his club Glasgow Warriors have announced.  Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA

Scotland international Rory Lamont has been forced to retire from professional rugby through injury. The 30-year-old has been unable to r(...)