Saracens have been handed a further 70-point deduction on the same day that interim CEO Edward Griffiths resigned from his role at the club.
Former Saracens owner Nigel Wray has apologised to fans for their heartache at the club’s relegation as a result of his ‘ill-considered approach’ to the salary cap regulations.
Saracens breached the Premiership salary cap through property ventures involving star players Maro Itoje, Billy and Mako Vunipola and Chris Ashton.
Former Blues coach Pat Lam has called on referees to penalise time-wasting scrumhalves who delay clearing the ball from breakdowns.
Saracens are facing automatic relegation from the Premiership at the end of the season for allegedly breaching the salary cap again.
The Northampton Saints have announced that scrumhalf Cobus Reinach will leave the club at the end of the current European season.
Akker van der Merwe and Rohan Janse van Rensburg both scored tries for the Sale Sharks in their Premiership win against Harlequins.
Springbok scrumhalf Cobus Reinach experienced an eventful match against Wasps as he scored a brace before being shown a yellow card.
Saracens are looking at the possibility of losing some of their star players or cutting their salaries to comply with the Premiership’s salary cap rules.
Cobus Reinach scored a brace of tries to help the Northampton Saints claim a thrilling 35-31 win over Wasps in round eight of the Premiership this weekend.