# International Rugby Players

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Rugby players announce minimum conditions for future global competition
'We want to be part of key decisions': Players call for a seat at World Rugby table
45% of international rugby players felt pressure to train or play when not fully fit
'We're burning players out... The pressure on our athletes is a huge concern'
'The emphasis is on having a World Cup that has more uncertainty'
'We're just getting by but I think it's almost at breaking point for a lot of players'
'There needs to be a minimum standard on pitch facilities for an international game'
'I think Chinese Whispers came into play post-my injury a year ago' - Heaslip
Sexton keen on Australia tour and feels Ireland's freshness told in Grand Slam
All Blacks legend Conrad Smith to hang up his boots at the end of the season