Strict rules for Rugby

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There will be tight regulations established for this year’s Singer Schools Rugby League forwards in accordance to World Rugby’s Under 19 playing structure.

Recently a circular issued by the Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA) sparked controversy with the circular mentioning that only players born in 2000 will be allowed to play in the front row.

“The rule is that only players who are born in 2000, that is the players playing their final year, will be allowed, without any objection, to play (in the front row)” added Nirodha Wijerama, the secretary of the SLSRFA.

“That does not mean that the players from 2001,02 and 03 cannot play in the front row. They will have to fill the form that we have sent to the schools when they register”

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