Tom Youngs: Leicester Tigers captain says extended season ‘fills players with dread’

Leicester Tigers hooker Tom Youngs toured Australia with the British and Irish Lions in 2013

The proposed 10-month Premiership rugby season “fills players with dread”, says Leicester Tigers captain Tom Youngs.

Following the announcement of the new global calendar in March, Premiership Rugby confirmed the 2019-20 domestic season will start in early September and finish at the end of June.