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Premiership: Northampton Saints v Exeter Chiefs

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 12:33
Team news as Northampton host Exeter in Saturday's Aviva Premiership fixture at Franklin's Gardens (15:00 GMT).
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Nine uncapped players in Ireland squad for Women's Six Nations

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 11:52
Ireland coach Adam Griggs names nine uncapped players in a 38-strong squad for the 2018 Women's Six Nations.
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Rugby union team of the year: Who makes your 2017 side?

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 09:16
Ugo Monye and Chris Jones have selected their team of the year - but can you do better? Use our selector to pick your side, and listen to the podcast unveiling Ugo and Chris' choice.
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Scarlets boss Pivac expresses Arms Park injury fears

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 08:18
Scarlets boss Wayne Pivac says fear of injuries on Cardiff Blues' artificial playing surface will affect his selection for their game on New Year's Eve.
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Dragons: Wales star Gavin Henson considers coaching future

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 21:51
Gavin Henson considers a future in coaching, but at 35 years of age, he wants to prolong his Dragons playing career.
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Daly & Hughes to miss start of Six Nations

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 18:34
England will be without wing Elliot Daly and back row Nathan Hughes for at least half of the Six Nations through injury.
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Edinburgh are 'tougher' under Richard Cockerill - Dave Rennie

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 18:13
Glasgow Warriors head coach Dave Rennie is preparing to face an Edinburgh side much-improved under Richard Cockerill this weekend.
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Scarlets boss Pivac would consider Wales coach job

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 16:51
Scarlets boss Wayne Pivac would "very seriously" consider the chance to succeed fellow New Zealander Warren Gatland as Wales head coach.
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Bath winger Jeff Williams extends contract at the Rec until the end of the season

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 16:01
Bath winger Jeff Williams signs a contract extension to keep him at the Premiership club until the end of the season.
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George North: Scarlets 'not in market' for Wales and Lions wing

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 14:53
Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac does not expect Wales wing George North to sign for them when he leaves Northampton at the end of the season.
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors v London Irish

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 12:36
Team news as Worcester Warriors host London Irish in Friday's Aviva Premiership fixture at Sixways Stadium (19:45 GMT).
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CJ Stander: Lions and Ireland back row staying with Munster

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 12:03
Lions and Ireland back-row CJ Stander signs a new three-year IRFU deal to keep him at Munster until at least 2021.
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Dylan Hartley: Northampton Saints captain frustrated by criticism from ‘outside people’

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 10:30
In a candid interview with BBC Look East, Northampton skipper Dylan Hartley says it is easy to “fire shots from the outside” about their struggles.
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Michele Campagnaro: Exeter's Italy centre nearing early fitness return

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 07:41
Exeter's Italy international centre Michele Campagnaro could return to action within the next few weeks.
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Leinster prop Cian Healy banned for three matches

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 20:51
Cian Healy will miss Leinster's festive Pro14 inter-pro derbies after being banned for three matches over an incident against Exeter.
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WRU considers alcohol-free zone at Principality Stadium

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 14:41
It follows complaints about drunk fans at this year's Autumn international matches.
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Manu Tuilagi: Leicester centre has citing for dangerous tackle dismissed

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 13:27
Leicester centre Manu Tuilagi will face no disciplinary action after having his citing for a dangerous tackle dismissed.
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Glasgow Warriors: Jonny Gray signs new two-year deal after rejecting Bristol

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 12:11
Scotland lock Jonny Gray expresses delight at signing a new contract with Glasgow Warriors until May 2020 after rejecting Bristol's approach.
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John Afoa: Gloucester prop in talks with Bristol over move

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 11:35
Gloucester head coach Johan Ackermann reveals former All Blacks prop John Afoa is in talks over a move to Bristol.
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Glasgow Warrior Samuela Vunisa's journey from chicken factory to Scotstoun

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 08:45
Samuela Vunisa talks about his journey from the playing fields of Fiji to Glasgow Warriors, via a chicken factory in New Zealand.
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