Jake Pope has made just one Premiership appearance for Sale Sharks, against Bath in 2016-17Sale Sharks prop Jake Pope has been banned for six months after testing positive for ******* for a second time.Pope is the first player to be found guilty of twice breaching the Rugby Football Union’s illicit drugs policy.He is banned from…

Australia-born Tyrone May has won one cap for SamoaPenrith Panthers’ Tyrone May has been banned by the National Rugby League after being charged by police for his alleged role in leaking *** tapes.May, 22, was charged with filming and disseminating footage involving two separate women without consent.The NRL, Australia’s domestic competition, has brought in new…

Bertrand Traore scored four goals in 16 first-team appearances for Chelsea in all competitionsChelsea have been banned from signing players in the next two transfer windows for breaching rules in relation to youth players, Fifa has announced.The ban, until the end of January 2020, does not prevent the release of players and will not apply…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionShould boys be allowed to play netball?Boys have been banned from a national netball competition, meaning many who have trained all year will miss out.The Urdd National Sports Festival takes place in Aberystwyth in May and primary schools were told two weeks ago.Organisers said it was aimed…