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Rhys Carre: Wales selection not influenced by England link, says Warren Gatland

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 10:14
Rhys Carre's eligibility for England did not influence the decision to include him in Wales' extended World Cup squad, says Warren Gatland.
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Connacht are not underdogs against Ulster - McFarland

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 06:39
Ulster do not have far to look to gain an insight to Connacht's mindset for their Pro14 quarter-final at Kingspan Stadium.
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Leicester and England centre Tuilagi to miss rest of season with injury

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 16:02
Leicester centre Manu Tuilagi will miss the last two games of the Premiership season with a hamstring injury.
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Harry Thacker: England hooker is in All Black mould, says Bristol boss Lam

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 12:49
Bristol Bears hooker Harry Thacker would be pushing for All Black selection if he were a New Zealander, says his club boss Pat Lam.
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Scotland Women: Philip Doyle is named new head coach

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 11:04
Philip Doyle, who led Ireland Women to fourth place at the 2014 World Cup, is the new Scotland Women head coach.
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Josh Ibuanokpe: Saracens sign Harlequins' ex-England age-group prop

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 10:29
Saracens sign former England age-group prop Josh Ibuanokpe from Harlequins for next season.
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Rugby World Cup: Gatland to name 2019 training squad

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 07:44
Wales coach Warren Gatland today names a squad of more than 40 players to prepare for the 2019 World Cup.
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Jimmy Gopperth: Wasps back breaks thumb on injury return

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 16:21
Jimmy Gopperth will miss Wasps' remaining two Premiership games after breaking his thumb on his return from a knee injury.
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Munster's Murray fit for Pro14 quarter-final

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 14:24
Munster's Conor Murray is available for his side's Pro14 quarter-final against Benetton on Saturday having recovered from a minor neck injury.
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Richard Palframan: Worcester Warriors sign London Scottish tight-head prop

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 14:01
Worcester Warriors sign London Scottish tight-head prop Richard Palframan for the 2019-20 season.
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Israel Folau: Sacked Australia full-back could still be paid, says Pat Howard

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 12:23
Israel Folau could still be paid by Rugby Australia despite his sacking, says former rugby union international Pat Howard.
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Alex Day: Saracens sign Cornish Pirates scrum-half

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 10:18
Premiership club Saracens sign Cornish Pirates scrum-half Alex Day on an undisclosed-length contract.
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Ireland rugby: Scrum coach John Fogarty to join Andy Farrell's backroom staff

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 09:56
Leinster scrum coach John Fogarty joins the Ireland coaching team at the end of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.
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Pro14: Ulster try-scoring debut 'a dream come true' - Marcus Rea

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 06:47
Ulster forward Marcus Rea says his try-scoring debut against Leinster and playing with his brother Matthew was "a dream come true".
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Pro14: Ulster 'underestimate Connacht at their peril' - McWhirter

Sun, 04/28/2019 - 15:41
BBC Sport NI analyst Tony McWhirter says Ulster must not underestimate the challenge posed by Connacht in Saturday's Pro14 quarter-final.
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Saracens loss motivated Glasgow to excel in pursuit of semi-final - Dave Rennie

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 22:24
Dave Rennie says being "embarrassed" by Saracens motivated Glasgow Warriors to reach the Pro14 semi-finals.
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Saracens Women beat Harlequins Ladies retain Premier 15s crown

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 20:28
Saracens win a second successive Premier 15s title after seeing off a late comeback from Harlequins to win 33-17.
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Barbarians beat USA: Jasmine Joyce scores four tries

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 11:33
Jasmine Joyce scored four tries as Barbarians win their first women's international by beating USA Eagles 34-33.
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Rugby goal-light technology trial at Principality Stadium

Sat, 04/27/2019 - 06:38
The Welsh Rugby Union is trialling the technology that shows if a kick is successful - or not.
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As much pressure on Glasgow as Edinburgh, says Richard Cockerill

Fri, 04/26/2019 - 21:53
Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill on seeking a third straight win over Glasgow, the Pro14 play-off chase and learning to "win ugly".
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