Professor Allyson Pollock has been writing about the dangers of rugby for more than a decade.
And last week, she caught everyone’s attention when she called for rugby’s tackle to be banned altogether for players under the age of 18.
Along with 70 other doctors and academics, she wrote an open letter to health ministers, sports ministers, and chief medical officers including Leo Varadkar and Paschal Donohue, to say rugby needed to...
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