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'I don't know if anyone's at their level' - can Leinster defend Champions Cup?

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 08:21
Former British and Irish Lions Jamie Heaslip and Ugo Monye join BBC Sport's Chris Jones to preview the return of the Champions Cup.
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European win would be fitting send-off for Pivac - Owens

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 06:40
Scarlets captain Ken Owens believes success in Europe would be a fitting climax for Wayne Pivac's five years as coach.
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Ulster flanker Rea banned for four weeks after red card

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 21:27
Ulster flanker Matty Rea is suspended for four weeks following his red card in the Belfast defeat by Connacht last Friday.
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Scrum V's Heineken Champions Cup preview

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 15:23
Cardiff Blues and Scarlets are Wales' representatives in this season's Heineken Champions Cup, which gets underway this weekend.
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Semesa Rokoduguni: Bath winger signs new long-term contract

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 12:30
Bath winger Semesa Rokoduguni signs a new long-term contract with the Premiership club.
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Conor Murray: Ireland scrum-half agrees new deal

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 11:11
Ireland scrum-half Conor Murray will stay with Munster until at least June 2022 after signing a contract extension.
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Ryan Bower: Worcester prop given two-week ban after admitting dangerous play

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 09:58
Worcester prop Ryan Bower is banned for two weeks by a disciplinary panel after admitting dangerous play in a ruck.
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Pro14: Dragons boss Bernard Jackman criticises referee Ian Davies

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 06:29
Dragons head coach Bernard Jackman criticises referee Ian Davies over his handling of their Pro14 defeat by Cardiff Blues last weekend.
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Blade Thomson: Scarlets back-rower played after death of someone 'very close'

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 21:18
Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac says back-rower Blade Thomson played against Ospreys after hearing of the death of someone "very, very close" to him.
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Taulupe Faletau: Bath and Wales back row breaks arm

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 15:30
Wales back row Taulupe Faletau is almost certain to miss the autumn internationals after breaking his arm.
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England to face under-strength South Africa at Twickenham

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 14:58
England will face an under-strength South Africa after Premiership Rugby reiterated its policy not to release English-based Springboks outside the Test window
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Petrus du Plessis: Glasgow Warriors sign South African prop on short-term deal

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 12:48
Glasgow sign veteran South African tight-head prop Petrus du Plessis from London Irish until the end of the season.
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Tom Bristow: Sale Sharks sign former Wasps loosehead prop

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:31
Sale Sharks sign loosehead prop Tom Bristow from French second-tier club Narbonne on an undisclosed deal.
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Scarlets centre Fonotia cited over incident against Ospreys

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 20:14
Centre Kieron Fonotia's place for Scarlets in Europe against Racing 92 is threatened by a citing for an incident against Ospreys.
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Richard Cockerill: All pressure is on Vern Cotter & Montpellier, says Edinburgh boss

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 19:24
Richard Cockerill says all the pressure is on Vern Cotter and Montpellier as Edinburgh prepare to face the French side in their Champions Cup opener.
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Nathan Hughes: England and Wasps flanker cited for punching opponent

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 16:23
England and Wasps flanker Nathan Hughes is cited for punching an opponent during his side's loss to Gloucester.
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It would be a hindrance to only play rugby, says England's Brown

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 12:02
Firefighter Shaunagh Brown says it "would be a hindrance to only play rugby" if she was awarded a full-time contract with England's women.
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Liza 'Bird' Burgess: A rugby role model and record breaker

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 11:58
BBC Sport Wales meets one of World Rugby Hall of Fame's latest inductees, Liza 'Bird' Burgess.
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New Zealand's Cane to miss autumn Tests after fracturing neck

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 10:00
New Zealand's Sam Cane will miss the autumn Tests after fracturing his neck during the win over South Africa on Saturday.
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Connacht Rugby: Plans for 30m euros stadium redevelopment revealed

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 08:52
Connacht Rugby reveal a 30m euros plan to redevelop the Sportsground stadium in Galway, which will increase the capacity to 12,000
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