Rugby Union

Gareth Cooper's ex-wife to pay back £1 after £1m fraud

Rugby Union - 2 hours 44 min ago
Gareth Cooper was left bankrupt after Debra Leyshon obtained loans and mortgages in his name.
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Player pay issue: 'Something has to give' - former Ireland centre Darren Cave

Rugby Union - 6 hours 24 min ago
Former Ulster and Ireland centre Darren Cave says players and governing bodies have to find "common ground" over salary disputes.
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London Irish: Stephen Myler among nine players released by Premiership club

Rugby Union - 8 hours 38 min ago
London Irish release nine players at the end of their contracts, including Stephen Myler and Franco van der Merwe.
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Sir Gareth Edwards' Barbarians try: The rugby score for the ages

Rugby Union - 9 hours 36 min ago
Every major sport has iconic moments of greatness to draw its followers back again and again - Sir Gareth Edwards provided one of rugby's in 1973.
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Dan Carter: New Zealand great turns out for childhood club Southbridge

Rugby Union - 12 hours 5 min ago
New Zealand great Dan Carter turns out for his childhood rugby club as he continues preparations for his return to Super Rugby.
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Coronavirus: How rugby union may have to adapt after the pandemic

Rugby Union - 14 hours 26 min ago
Patrick Gearey looks at how rugby union may have to adapt the scrum as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Premiership clubs allowed to move to close contact training from 6 July

Rugby Union - Fri, 07/03/2020 - 16:58
Premiership Rugby still aims to restart the season in mid-August after clubs were allowed to move to close contact training from 6 July.
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Doddie Weir enters Scottish Rugby Hall of Fame as he turns 50

Rugby Union - Fri, 07/03/2020 - 16:02
Scottish Rugby has inducted former Scotland lock Doddie Weir into its Hall of Fame to mark his 50th birthday.
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Tim Swinson: Saracens sign former Glasgow Warriors and Scotland second row

Rugby Union - Fri, 07/03/2020 - 15:47
Former Scotland international Tim Swinson comes out of retirement to join Premiership side Saracens.
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Omar Mouneimne: Worcester Warriors defence coach leaves Sixways

Rugby Union - Fri, 07/03/2020 - 15:27
Defence coach Omar Mouneimne leaves Worcester Warriors with immediate effect, the Premiership club announces.
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Manu Tuilagi: Overseas move would halt England career, says RFU

Rugby Union - Fri, 07/03/2020 - 14:17
The Rugby Football Union has no plans to change the rules regarding foreign-based players even if Manu Tuilagi was to move abroad.
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Rugby season should end now for player safety, says ex-Ireland and Ulster star Ferris

Rugby Union - Fri, 07/03/2020 - 11:31
Former Ireland and Ulster back row Stephen Ferris says player welfare considerations demand that the 2019-20 rugby season should be ended now.
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Leicester Tigers: Steve Borthwick faces challenging times at Welford Road

Rugby Union - Fri, 07/03/2020 - 08:22
Steve Borthwick has walked into a world of chaos on his first day as Leicester head coach. BBC Sport looks at turbulent times for Tigers.
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Beauden Barrett agrees 2021 Japan move but will still be eligible for All Blacks

Rugby Union - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 21:59
New Zealand's Beauden Barrett will play in Japan in 2021 but will still be available to play for the All Blacks.
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Hoskins Sotutu: Could Super Rugby sensation really play for England?

Rugby Union - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 18:00
Hoskins Sotutu's superb Super Rugby form has reportedly attracted the attention of Eddie Jones, but could the England-qualified Blue really turn out in Test white?
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Jacob Stockdale: Ireland wing on lockdown, learning curves and James Lowe

Rugby Union - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:03
For the first time since his professional debut in 2016, Jacob Stockdale finds time to reflect on an action-packed career to date.
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Welsh Rugby Union launches search for new women's head coach

Rugby Union - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 08:38
The Welsh Rugby Union wants a new head coach to lead the women's teams into the 2021 World Cup and 2022 Commonwealth Games.
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Leicester Tigers: Manu Tuilagi & Kyle Eastmond leave Premiership club

Rugby Union - Wed, 07/01/2020 - 22:18
Manu Tuilagi is one of five players who have left Leicester Tigers, the Premiership club confirm.
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Janco Venter: Saracens sign Namibia back-row ahead of Championship campaign

Rugby Union - Wed, 07/01/2020 - 15:20
Saracens sign Namibia international back-row Janco Venter from Championship side Jersey Reds.
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Northampton: Players and staff agree 10% wage cut for next 12 months

Rugby Union - Wed, 07/01/2020 - 14:02
Northampton Saints players and staff agree to take a 10% wage cut for the next 12 months.
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