Irish rugby stars Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding SACKED over 'degrading' Whatsapp messages after being cleared of rape

Irish rugby stars Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding SACKED over 'degrading' Whatsapp messages after being cleared of rape

Ulster Rugby and the Irish Rugby Football Union confirmed Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding had been dismissed over "offensive and degrading" WhatsApp messages.   The pair were cleared of raping the same woman last month following a high profile trial in Belfast…

Irish Rugby and Ulster 'revoke' Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding contracts after internal review into Belfast rape trial

Irish Rugby and Ulster 'revoke' Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding contracts after internal review into Belfast rape trial

The pair were unanimously found not guilty after a nine-week trial last month. While the pair were cleared of rape, there has been controversy over messages exchanged via WhatsApp. The messages, which refer to women in derogatory terms, were presented as evidence…