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Geordan Murphy: Leicester head coach charged with verbally abusing match officials

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:05
Leicester head coach Geordan Murphy is charged with verbally abusing match officials in Tigers' final game of the season against Bath.
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Scottish Rugby to look 'very closely' at Six Nations plans

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 11:19
Scottish Rugby will look "very, very closely" at any proposals for promotion and relegation in the Six Nations.
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Newcastle Falcons: George McGuigan, Tom Penny and Sean Robinson extend contracts

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 11:13
Newcastle hooker George McGuigan, centre Tom Penny and lock Sean Robinson agree new contracts with the club.
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Pat Lam: Bristol Bears head coach extends contract to become director of rugby

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 08:13
Pat Lam signs a new long-term contract at Bristol Bears and becomes director of rugby at the Premiership club.
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Nations Championship: World Rugby to decide on new concept in Dublin

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 17:10
World Rugby's revolutionary Nations Championship concept faces a crucial 24 hours as the power-brokers of the world game meet in Dublin on Wednesday.
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World Rugby launches campaign to increase participation in women's game

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 16:02
World Rugby launches a new global campaign 'Try and Stop Us' to increase participation in the women's game.
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Glenn Delaney: New Zealander named as Scarlets defence coach

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 12:58
Scarlets appoint New Zealander Glenn Delaney as defence coach following the departure of Byron Hayward.
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Simon Hammersley: Newcastle Falcons full-back joins Sale Sharks to stay in Premiership

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 12:28
Full-back Simon Hammersley exercises a release clause to leave Newcastle and remain in the Premiership with Sale.
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Moray Low: Exeter's former Scotland prop retires aged 34

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 12:17
Exeter's former Scotland prop Moray Low announces his retirement after five years at Sandy Park.
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George Smith: Ex-Australia captain retires after ending career at Bristol

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:36
Former Australia captain George Smith announces his retirement from professional rugby at the age of 38 after spending last season with Bristol.
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Australia players' union to hold religious expression review

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 08:13
A review into religious expression from those "with and without strong" beliefs will be held by the Australian Rugby Union Players' Association (Rupa).
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Rugby X: England and Ireland among nations to sign up for event

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 18:15
England, Ireland, USA and France sign up for the inaugural Rugby X five-a-side tournament in October.
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Santiago Socino: Newcastle hooker signs for Argentina Super Rugby side Jaguares

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 14:38
Newcastle hooker Santiago Socino returns to Argentina to improve his international hopes by signing for Super Rugby side Jaguares.
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Ulster sign Munster's former Ireland Under-20 fly-half Bill Johnston

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 14:01
Former Ireland Under-20 fly-half Bill Johnston will move to Ulster from Munster this summer.
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Ruan Botha: London Irish sign South African forward on six-month contract

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:53
London Irish sign forward Ruan Botha from South African Super Rugby side The Sharks on a six-month contract.
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Saracens sign RGC prop Sam Wainwright

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:21
RGC and Wales Under-20s prop Sam Wainwright will join English Premiership side Saracens.
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Folau opts against appeal over sacking but 'considering all options'

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:43
Israel Folau will not appeal against his sacking by Rugby Australia but says his decision is "in no way an acceptance of the judicial panel's findings".
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Kyle Traynor: Gloucester and ex-Scotland prop to retire from rugby union

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 13:34
Gloucester and former Scotland prop Kyle Traynor is to retire from professional rugby union at the end of the Premiership season.
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Naufahu's journey from Glasgow to Game of Thrones

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 12:47
From Glasgow Warriors to Game of Thrones and Emilia Clarke, Joe Naufahu talks BBC Scotland through his journey from professional rugby player to Dothraki warlord.
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Ospreys overcome sleepless nights to take place among European elite

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 10:44
Ospreys coach Allen Clarke says he has overcome sleepless nights after guiding his region to the Champions Cup next season.
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