# George North

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# Star Man
George North signs new two-year deal with Welsh Rugby Union
North became the youngest player in international rugby to win 100 caps earlier this year.
# Due South
George North ruled out of Lions tour by knee injury that requires surgery
The 29-year-old ruptured his ACL at the weekend.
# not George's day
North injury leaves Lions hopes in balance
North injured his knee in today’s Rainbow Cup game with Cardiff.
# dangerman
Ireland told be on guard against George North's threat
The Welshman has had success against Ireland in the past.
# Risk
Six concussions in his career but George North could play next weekend
Wales winger is ‘in a good place’ as he, Liam Williams and Josh Navidi get set for battle against England tomorrow week.
# Centre stage
Wales select George North at centre amid injury crisis
There is also a recall for Taulupe Faletau and a debut for Johnny McNicholl ahead of opening game against Italy.
# Done Deal
Ospreys pull off significant coup with signing of George North
It’s official: the 26-year-old will play at the Liberty Stadium next season.
# Saint to Sinner
George North punished by Northampton Saints for failing to show up for training
North was accused at the time by Alan Gaffney of not being interested in playing for the club he’s due to leave at the end of the season.
Gaffney angry at North's Northampton no-show
“We picked a side who actually wanted to be out on the pitch and the best side for the game.”
# Race Against Time
Blow for Wales as injury-stricken George North a doubt for Six Nations opener
The winger suffered a fresh injury that will require four weeks of rehabilitation.
# Vroom vroom
North is 'a Ferrari in the garage' but Northampton 'can't find the key'
Former Northampton Saints team manager Lennie Newman on George North’s departure.
# Heading Home
George North to leave Northampton and return home to Wales
It’s not yet known which region he will join, but the move represents a big boost for Wales and the Pro14.
# tour over
Henshaw set for surgery after being ruled out of Lions tour with North
The Ireland centre looks like he could miss the start of next season.
# Huge Boost
Lions have no doubt that Owen Farrell will be 100% fit for first Test
The England international is set to start at 10 or 12.
# Big man
'It feels scary how quickly it’s come around, four years has gone like that'
George North is hoping to make a similar impact on the Lions tour this time around.
# Case closed
No action to be taken over alleged bite on George North
The citing commissioner concluded that no act of foul play was carried out.
# Nothing To See Here
Shaun Edwards plays down row over 'harmless' middle-finger gesture during win over Ireland
‘There was nothing in it whatsoever.’
# six nations
George North returns as Wales make just one change for Murrayfield trip
Rob Howley has named his team for the Six Nations clash with Scotland.
# cotw
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# slap on the wrist
World Rugby 'disappointed' with handling of George North head injury but no sanction for Northampton
World Rugby says the club failed to manage the injury properly.
# head games
George North to start for Northampton on Sunday after recovering from head injury
He has been named in the Saints’ team for their New Year’s Day clash with Gloucester.
# rumbling on
World Rugby to speak to RFU after 'apparent non-compliance' regarding George North head injury
The winger seemed to temporarily lose consciousness in a game against Leicester earlier this month but was allowed to resume playing.
# head injury
Northampton admit that George North 'probably was' concussed last weekend
The Premiership club are waiting to learn whether they will be punished for their treatment of the incident.
'He needs to make sure that he’s 100%. Not just for the short-term' - Gatland
The Lions head coach says rugby is secondary to Northampton wing George North’s health.
George North likely to miss Leinster clash as he undergoes head injury assessment
The 24-year-old was injured on Saturday.
# Head first
'He wasn't knocked out' - Northampton defend decision to allow George North to play on
Concerns over a head injury have been calmed by the club.
# Due north
George North ruled out of New Zealand tour
The WRU have confirmed the disappointing news.
# hot prospect
Gatland calls 18-year-old Giles into Wales' senior squad in New Zealand
Warren Gatland has picked out the pacy wing as one for the future and one for now.
# Against the head
Ex-World Rugby doctor says North should be one concussion away from considering retirement
A word of warning for the Wales star from Dr Barry O’Driscoll.
# breakdown specialist
Gatland brings in Tipuric to combat Pocock in six changes for Australia game
Justin Tipuric replaces Dan Lydiate in the backrow.
# head games
'One or two more serious knocks could be the end of George North's career'
Wing set to make his return against Ireland but Warren Gatland is still concerned.
# bringing out the big guns
Wales bringing the big guns to Dublin as George North returns to rugby
North is one of 12 changes to the side the Ireland beat three weeks ago.
# Concussion
Teams who breach RWC concussion protocols 'unlikely' to be disqualified
But World Rugby have sanctions they’ll use on teams who rush players back, he says.
# gamechangers
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# Injury Doubt
George North is still not over concussion and won't be risked Saturday
Neil Jenkins does not expect George North to feature for Wales against Ireland this weekend as they begin their World Cup preparations.
# You weren't there man!
'I've seen gremlins' - Wales pre-season training sounds incredibly grim
“I’ve been to places that no man should be on his own”
# Fitness
4 or 5 sessions a day in 'deepest, darkest Poland' -- George North looks ahead to World Cup prep
Anyone up for a nice jog round the park instead?
# On The Mend
'It's a bit of a blessing that I won't take contact for another few weeks' -- George North
Welsh winger is now in line to face Ireland in the Rugby World Cup warm-up match.
# RWC2015
Warren Gatland names experienced World Cup training squad... and George North says he's fit
And it begins.
# Concussion
Warren Gatland 'hugely worried' about George North's playing future
The 23-year-old wing suffered three concussions in the space of four months this season.