“Bloodgate” update – physio wins but does rugby lose appeal?

I’ve written on this twice before and I maintain that real damage has been done to rugby’s reputation.

However, here’s a quick update, courtesy of the Independent via PA (no paywall!).

Former Harlequins physiotherapist Steph Brennan won a High Court battle today over the decision to strike him off for his part in the “Bloodgate” rugby controversy.

Lawyers for the top physio accused the Health Professions Council (HPC) of unlawfully imposing a “one strike and you are out for good” approach to his case.

The rest of the article is here