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

3 hours 32 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

7 hours 12 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

9 hours 26 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

10 hours 24 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

12 hours 53 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

15 hours 14 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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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