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#Stance

# stance - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

'I’m still more a person of Jesus' - Billy Vunipola explains why he won't take a knee

The England and Saracens number eight says elements of the Black Lives Matter movement go against his beliefs.

# stance - Sunday 5 July, 2020

'I will not take the knee' - Leclerc and Verstappen confirm split among F1 drivers

The Ferrari driver said it ‘does not mean at all that I am less committed than others in the fight against racism.’

# stance - Friday 20 March, 2020

UK Athletics board changed stance on Alberto Salazar

A report found that performance staff at the organisation lobbied the organisation not to sever ties with American coach.

# stance - Friday 30 September, 2016

Wiggins lashes out against 'ludicrous' calls to make TUEs public

It’s been a difficult week for the former Tour de France winner.

# stance - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Jurgen Klopp refuses to answer question from The Sun journalist

It is unclear whether the manager’s decision is related to the paper’s coverage of the Hillsborough disaster.

# stance - Sunday 24 July, 2016

'Disgraceful' - Russian doping whistle-blower barred from Rio Olympics

800m runner Yuliya Stepanova has been running under a neutral flag at recent events.

# stance - Friday 20 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Cork-based Social Democrat dropped as mass reader over party's abortion stance Ken Curtin

Cork-based Social Democrat dropped as mass reader over party's abortion stance

Ken Curtin has said that he intends to bring the issue to the Bishop of Cloyne William Crean.

# stance - Monday 16 November, 2015

'There is no room for not knowing': WRU issue strong warning after handing out two PED bans

The union has handed down bans of four and two years to players from the second tier SWALEC Division 1.

# stance - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

A Wallaby flanker made a stand against homophobic slurs at the weekend

David Pocock raised the issue with referee Craig Joubert during the Brumbies clash with the Waratahs.

# stance - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Chelsea can't buy me with ticket, says racism victim

The man denied access to the Paris Metro by a group of the club’s fans would never consider attending their clash with PSG.

# stance - Friday 7 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Martin still in discussions with Mater's Mercy Sisters over abortion law Abortion

Martin still in discussions with Mater's Mercy Sisters over abortion law

The Mater Hospital said last year that it will comply with the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act.

# stance - Friday 19 October, 2012

Ferdinand brothers set to shun FA's 'Kick It Out' initiative

Rio Ferdinand could be on a collision course with Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson, who says ‘all’ his players must wear the anti-racism t-shirts.