A former England Under-20 international, Purdy was a member of the squad which won the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in 2013 and 2014 under current Coventry Rugby head
coach Nick Walshe, and director of rugby Rowland Winter is looking forward to welcoming him to Butts Park Arena later in the season.
FORMER Ireland rugby head
coach Eddie O'Sullivan and Gaelic football legend Pat Spillane will be guest speakers at the sold-out NI Chamber Annual President's Lunch.
Scottish Rugby head
of legal Doug Struth is Edinburgh's new MD
Eddie Rutherford, Nick Forbes England rugby head
coach Eddie Jones and Kim Mcguinness at St James park, Newcastle
figure By COLLINS NABISWA Kenya under-20 rugby head
coach Paul Odera is satisfied with the quality of rugby displayed by players who turned up for under-20 national team trials at RFUEA Grounds on Sunday.
Somebody's iPhone began to sing down the back of the ballroom and Ireland's rugby head
coach quipped: "You're lucky I'm not Roy Keane."
Coventry Rugby head
coach Nick Walshe suffered an extreme case of mixed emotions after his team battled promotion favourites London Irish to a standstill before being sunk by a late Brendan Macken try.
Ed Jackson, who played alongside Griffiths at the Dragons, described him as a "freak athlete who is getting more and more experienced and is getting a better rugby head
on him", adding that "nobody who has ever played with Ollie will question his ability."
Eddie Rutherford, Nick Forbes, England rugby head
coach Eddie Jones and Kim McGuinness at St James Park
Also in 2014, Cyrille Mathieu, chief hook designer at VMC, came up with the Swingin' Rugby Head
with a football-style head with a flattened bottom to help it stand up softbait trailers.
World Rugby Head
of Commercial, Broadcast and Marketing Murray Barnett state: "Licensing is a strong and important growth area for World Rugby and we are looking to appoint a global expert to assist in marketing the sport around the world, including our major properties and brands, which will enable World Rugby to increase investment in the development of the game worldwide."
And it is believed they will also turn to former England rugby head
coach Stuart Lancaster and Sir David Brailsford, the former Performance Director of British Cycling and current boss of Team Sky.