ASHTON – I CHOSE TO GO TO PLAY RUGBY ABROAD

Chris Ashton has revealed the main reason why he decided to quit English Rugby. The Saracens wing attributed his decision to the constant snubbing by his country.

Since 2013, Ashton has not been a regular for his country on the international scene. On the club scene however, this summer would see the 29-year old join Toulon. With this move, he becomes ineligible to participate in the internationals. Still, he has a chance of making the Lions squad.

Last Saturday saw him move to within two of the try-scoring record of the European Cup after Saracens came off with a winner against Toulon. Continue reading “ASHTON – I CHOSE TO GO TO PLAY RUGBY ABROAD”