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Farrell to captain England against France with Hartley ruled out

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 09:16
Owen Farrell will captain England for the first time in Saturday's Six Nations match against France, with regular skipper Dylan Hartley injured.
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Bevan and Joyce return for Wales to face Italy

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 09:12
Scrum-half Keira Bevan and wing Jaz Joyce return as Wales make four changes against Italy in the Women's Six Nations championship.
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Six Nations 2018: Finn Russell key for Scotland to break down Ireland - Greig Laidlaw

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 06:42
Scotland fly-half Finn Russell "can break any defence in the world" when he is confident, says half-back partner Greig Laidlaw.
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Italy will see Wales changes as 'disrespectful' - Williams

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 22:00
Ex-internationals Martyn Williams and Paul Griffen say Italy will use Wales' 10 team changes as motivation for Sunday's match.
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Sam James: Sale Sharks centre signs new four-year contract

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 19:10
Centre Sam James signs a new four-year contract with Premiership club Sale Sharks.
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Robin Copeland: Number eight to leave Munster at end of this season

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 18:28
Munster announce that number eight Robin Copeland will depart from the Irish province at the end of this season.
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Premiership: Plan to extend season scrapped, says players' union chief

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 18:05
Controversial plans to extend the Premiership season are "dead in the water" according to players' union chief Damian Hopley.
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Bath's Underhill suffers serious toe injury

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 17:51
Bath and England flanker Sam Underhill will miss the rest of the Premiership season after rupturing a tendon in his big toe.
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Sexton and Russell: A contrast in style as Ireland prepare to host Scotland in Dublin

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 16:44
Ireland and Scotland's differing approach to their Six Nations match in Dublin is best demonstrated by their fly-halves.
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Scotland's Kinghorn excited by 'big surprise' of first Test start

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 15:55
Blair Kinghorn expects to be targeted by Ireland's kicking game when he comes in for his first Scotland start on Saturday.
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Bonus point in France game not discussed - Watson

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 14:16
England have not discussed earning a bonus point against France despite potentially needing one to keep their Six Nations hopes alive.
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BBC disappointed at loss of live Pro14 matches

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 13:53
The BBC expresses its disappointment at losing out to Irish subscription channel Premier Sports for Pro14 broadcasting rights.
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Kinghorn replaces injured Seymour for Scotland in Dublin

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 11:13
Blair Kinghorn is handed his first Scotland start as winger Tommy Seymour misses out against Ireland in the Six Nations through injury.
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Scarlets flanker Davies to make debut as Wales change 10 for Italy

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 11:06
Wales head coach Warren Gatland makes 10 changes for Sunday's Six Nations game against Italy.
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Get Inspired: Inner Warrior camps help Alex Muller overcome anxiety

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 09:44
Alex Muller has found a release from her anxiety problems through rugby and the Inner Warrior camps that introduced her to the game.
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Northampton Saints: Sam Vesty to join from Worcester as attack coach

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 09:29
Sam Vesty is appointed as Northampton Saints attack coach a day after his departure from Worcester is announced.
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Crowds attending women's sport to top a half million in 2018

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 08:09
The number of fans visiting elite women's sport in the UK is set to top a half million, research suggests.
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Scotland have 'no doubts' over Dublin trip

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 22:39
Scotland hooker Stuart McInally says Ireland will be their "hardest" challenge yet but they are upbeat about their prospects.
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George North: Alan Dickens says Northampton have no deal with Wales over winger

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 17:06
Northampton say there is no deal with Wales that stops the club picking George North on Six Nations rest weekends.
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Ben Tapuai: Harlequins to sign Bath and Australia centre

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 15:30
Harlequins agree a deal to sign Australia centre Ben Tapuai from Premiership rivals Bath at the end of the season.
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