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Israel Folau escapes Rugby Australia sanction after revealing he offered to quit

Rugby Australia ‘accepts Folau’s position’Wallabies player says he was misrepresentedIsrael Folau has escaped sanction by Rugby Australia in the wake of his controversial comments on homosexuality after he said he offered to walk away from his contract and revealed that tension remains with the game’s administration over the issue.The Wallabies fullback wrote a lengthy piece on sports website Players Voice on Monday night, addressing the fallout from his Instagram message and reiterating his deep religious convictions. Continue reading......

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Published By: theguardian.com - Tuesday, 17 April