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England Rugby: Newcastle United's St James' Park to host Italy World Cup warm-up game

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 12:45
England will play a Test match in Newcastle for the first time next year in preparation for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Ireland to face England & Wales in warm-ups

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 11:50
Ireland will play Six Nations rivals England, Wales and Italy to help them prepare for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.
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Wales add England and Ireland RWC warm-ups

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 11:03
Wales will play both England and Ireland in home and away fixtures next summer as part of their 2019 Rugby World Cup preparations.
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Premiership Rugby in £275m takeover talks after CVC approach

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 07:25
Premiership Rugby owners will hold a board meeting next week to discuss a potential £275m takeover of the league.
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Geordan Murphy: Leicester Tigers interim head coach eyes 'dream job'

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 14:43
Leicester Tigers interim head coach Geordan Murphy says having the role on a permanent basis would be a "dream job".
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Zach Mercer: Bath back rower agrees two-year contract extension

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 14:34
Bath and England back rower Zach Mercer signs two-year contract extension at the Recreation Ground.
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Pro14: New Ulster fly-half Billy Burns 'ambitious' to play for Ireland

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 09:11
New Ulster fly-half Billy Burns says he is "ambitious" to play for Ireland but is focusing on performing well for Ulster.
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Matt O'Connor: Leicester Tigers head coach leaves with immediate effect

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 19:56
Leicester Tigers head coach Matt O'Connor leaves the club with immediate effect, 48 hours after losing 40-6 at Exeter in their opening Premiership game of the season.
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Matt Kvesic: Exeter back-row praised after impressive start to new season

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 16:14
Exeter Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter praises Matt Kvesic's transformation from fringe player over the summer.
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Charles Piutau: Bristol full-back set for October return from injury

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 12:29
Bristol full-back Charles Piutau does not need surgery on a shoulder injury and could return to action in late October.
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Worcester forward Du Preez 'needs further larynx surgery'

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 18:51
Worcester Warriors say forward Cornell du Preez needs "further larynx surgery" after a throat injury in their season opener.
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Dual contracts may be scrapped says Welsh Rugby Union

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 22:00
Welsh Rugby Union Martyn Phillips says the governing body is considering the future of national dual contracts.
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Glasgow Warriors 'character crucial' in opening Pro14 win - Dave Rennie

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 20:08
Dave Rennie hails Glasgow Warriors' "character" as they open their Pro14 campaign with a 27-26 bonus-point win at Connacht.
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Glasgow start season with win at Connacht

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 17:56
Stuart Hogg's late drop goal gives Glasgow a dramatic bonus point victory over Connacht in their opening game of the PRO14.
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'Unacceptable' Edinburgh 'must get better' after Ospreys defeat - Richard Cockerill

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 11:10
"Unacceptable" Edinburgh "must get better" after losing their opening Pro14 match to Ospreys, says Richard Cockerill.
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Chris Boyd: Northampton Saints boss on 'high expectations' for club

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 19:35
New Northampton Saints boss Chris Boyd tells BBC Look East about his high expectations for the players before his first game in charge.
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Last season felt like a failure for Glasgow - Brown

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 14:55
After being "beaten up", "outmuscled" and having their "deficiencies exposed" last term, Fraser Brown urges Glasgow to get smarter.
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Premiership: Newcastle Falcons v Saracens

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 14:40
Team news as Newcastle Falcons host Saracens in Sunday's Premiership fixture at Kingston Park (15:00 BST).
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors v Wasps

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 14:02
Team news as Worcester Warriors host Wasps in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Sixways (15:00 BST).
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Premiership: Harlequins v Sale Sharks

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 13:52
Team news as Harlequins host Sale Sharks in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Twickenham Stoop (15:00 BST).
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