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BBC Wales to show live Principality Premiership rugby games

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 11:01
Principality Premiership rugby games will be shown live next season on BBC Two Wales and the BBC website.
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Tuilagi 'should be fit' for start of season after knee operation

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 23:08
England and Leicester centre Manu Tuilagi says he "should be fit" for the start of the season after having a minor knee operation.
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RFU 'lack of leadership' over contracts for England women

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 21:03
Former England captain Catherine Spencer criticises the Rugby Football Union's "lack of leadership" over professional contracts for women's squad.
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Sonny Bill Williams: All Blacks legend becomes university student

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 15:32
Rugby World Cup winner, dual-code international, heavyweight boxer and now fresher - Sonny Bill Williams takes another career turn as a university student.
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Ashton named in England squad for first time since 2016

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 10:24
Sale winger Chris Ashton is named in an England squad for the first time since 2016.
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Mako Vunipola and Billy Vunipola: Brothers extend Saracens deals

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 17:44
England internationals Mako and Billy Vunipola extend their contracts with Saracens until the end of the 2021-22 season.
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Hartley to return to England setup following concussion

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 13:16
Dylan Hartley will return to the England setup this weekend as he continues his comeback from concussion.
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Kyle Eastmond: Leicester sign utility back but Matt Toomua to leave at the end of the season

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 10:16
Leicester Tigers sign dual-code international Kyle Eastmond but centre Matt Toomua will leave the club next summer.
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Scotland coach Townsend extends contract until 2021

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 13:57
Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend adds an extra year to his contract, while coaches Matt Taylor and Mike Blair also agree new deals.
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Rochelle Clark: England's most-capped player on 'fairytale life'

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 13:55
England's most-capped player Rochelle Clark retires from international rugby saying she has "lived a fairytale life".
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Samoa rugby player denies assault after incident that left Wales' Williams with broken facial bones

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 09:10
Gordon Langkilde is accused of assaulting three Welsh players at the Rugby World Cup Sevens.
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Record cap holder Clark to retire from England duty

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 09:00
England's most capped player of all time Rochelle 'Rocky' Clark announces her retirement from the international game.
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Eddie Jones: RFU backs England's head coach despite talks on behaviour

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 21:35
The RFU is backing head coach Eddie Jones to lead England to the World Cup next year but have had discussions with him about his recent behaviour.
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Women's rugby could turn professional 'this season'

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 18:13
Women's rugby in England could be fully professional as early as this season, says Rugby Football Union chief executive Steve Brown.
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Celtic Park to 'make history' as host of Pro14 final

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 13:59
Celtic Park is confirmed as the venue for the 2019 Pro14 final - the first to be played outside a traditional rugby venue.
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Gregor Townsend: Scotland coach on course midway through World Cup build-up

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 13:11
Gregor Townsend feels the vibes of positivity as he talks to Tom English midway through the Scotland coach's build-up to the World Cup finals.
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I was too busy to die - Hampson launches Get Busy Living Centre

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 17:19
Paralysed ex-rugby player Matt Hampson says his desire to see his Get Busy Living Centre in action helped keep him alive.
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Johnson gets backdated six-month ban after taking wife's dietary supplement

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 16:18
Wasps forward Ashley Johnson will be available for the start of the Premiership season after receiving a backdated six-month ban for a failed drugs test.
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Rugby Union should learn from US sports over player welfare, says Ben Foden

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 15:05
Rugby Union should learn from American sports when it comes to player welfare and growing the game, says former England full-back Ben Foden.
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Jersey Reds: Championship side scrap printed matchday programmes

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 11:54
Championship side Jersey Reds become the first professional rugby side in the UK to scrap printed matchday programmes.
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