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Danny Cipriani: Gloucester fly-half named RPA Player of the Year

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 23:29
Gloucester fly-half Danny Cipriani is voted the Rugby Players Association Player of the Year.
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Blaine Scully: United States wing departs Cardiff Blues

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 19:24
United States captain Blaine Scully leaves Cardiff Blues after four seasons with the region.
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Rob Howley: Losing coach will be a loss to Wales, says Martyn Willams

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 15:53
Rob Howley is "Wales' most decorated coach" and will be a loss if he follows Robin McBryde to Irish rugby, says Martyn Williams.
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Alex Goode - one of Europe's best but not wanted by England

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 12:17
Saracens full-back Alex Goode goes into the Champions Cup final nominated as one of Europe's best players, yet considered surplus to requirements by England.
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London Irish: All Blacks World Cup winner Waisake Naholo signs

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 11:05
London Irish sign All Blacks World Cup winner Waisake Naholo ahead of their return to the Premiership.
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Israel Folau loses Asics sponsorship deal after breaching code of conduct

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 10:44
Full-back Israel Folau loses his sponsorship with sportswear brand Asics after being found guilty of breaching RA's code of conduct.
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Scotland: Gregor Townsend faces selection headache this summer

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 07:10
Tom English picks apart the choices facing Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend before a final World Cup squad is chosen.
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Adapting to life after rugby will be 'really hard', says retiring Haskell

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 23:10
England flanker James Haskell says he will find it "really hard" to adapt to life after rugby after announcing he will retire.
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Stuart Hooper: Ex-Bath captain becomes director of rugby

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 11:53
Bath announce a new coaching team that includes ex-captain Stuart Hooper as director of rugby.
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Rugby World Cup: Referees Nigel Owens and Wayne Barnes confirmed for fourth tournaments

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 11:41
Referees Nigel Owens and Wayne Barnes have been selected to officiate at their fourth Rugby World Cup in Japan.
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Paddy Jackson: London Irish sign fly-half after season with Perpignan

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 11:24
London Irish sign fly-half Paddy Jackson for their return to the Premiership from French club Perpignan.
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Richie Gray & Duncan Weir missing from Scotland World Cup training squad

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 10:49
British & Irish Lions lock Richie Gray, plus Duncan Weir and Alex Dunbar, are left out of Scotland's 42-man Rugby World Cup training squad.
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Folau found guilty of breaking code of conduct over anti-gay post

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 09:49
Israel Folau is found guilty of a "high level breach" of Rugby Australia's code of conduct after he said "hell awaits" gay people on social media.
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77-cap England flanker Haskell to retire at end of season

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 09:20
England flanker James Haskell is to retire at the end of the season after a 17-year playing career.
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Champions Cup play-off: Cardiff Blues retain Euro hope in play-off twist

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 14:50
Pro14 European Champions Cup play-off could be delayed and Cardiff Blues could be back in the mix if Ospreys qualify automatically.
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Leicester Tigers: Nephi Leatigaga and Charlie Clare join for 2019-20

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 11:56
Leicester Tigers sign Samoa prop Nephi Leatigaga and former academy captain Charlie Clare for next season.
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Sekope Kepu: London Irish sign Wallabies prop for 2019-20 season

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 11:35
Newly-promoted London Irish sign Australia Test prop Sekope Kepu for net season's Premiership campaign.
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Pro14: Edinburgh's Bill Mata and Glasgow Warriors' Adam Hastings lead annual awards

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 10:30
Bill Mata is Players' Player of the Season as Edinburgh take a trio of Pro14 awards and Glasgow Warriors' Adam Hastings wins the young player prize.
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Israel Folau hearing into social media post to go into third day

Sun, 05/05/2019 - 10:28
A hearing into Israel Folau's sacking by Rugby Australia after he said "hell awaits" gay people will go into a third day on Tuesday.
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Ulster beat Connacht to book Pro14 semi-final spot

Sat, 05/04/2019 - 19:26
Ulster set up a Pro14 semi-final meeting with Glasgow after a 21-13 win over Connacht in a pulsating inter-provincial derby in Belfast.
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