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Six Nations 2018: Wales name James Davies and Josh Adams in squad

50 min 58 sec ago
Wales have named uncapped flanker James Davies and wing Josh Adams in their squad for the Six Nations.
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Six Nations: Scotland returns for Greig Laidlaw & Scott Lawson

57 min 31 sec ago
Experienced scrum-half Greig Laidlaw returns to a 40-man Scotland squad including four uncapped players for the Six Nations.
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Northampton Saints CEO Mark Darbon keen to 'move quickly' for new boss

1 hour 7 min ago
Northampton Saints CEO Mark Darbon says the club want to "move quickly" to appoint a new director of rugby for next season.
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Tommy Bowe: Ireland and Ulster wing to retire at end of season

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 19:43
Former Lions wing Tommy Bowe announces that he will quit the sport at the end of this season.
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Mathieu Bastareaud & James Haskell to face independent disciplinary committee

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 18:34
Toulon's Mathieu Bastareaud and Wasps' James Haskell will face an independent disciplinary committee on Wednesday.
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Marcus Smith is 'one of Europe's most sought-after players'

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 18:09
England scrum-half Danny Care thinks England squad member Smith will have turned down big offers to stay at The Stoop.
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Semesa Rokoduguni: Six Nations to come too soon for injured Bath wing

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 16:57
Bath and England wing Semesa Rokoduguni is to miss the Six Nations as he recovers from injury, reports BBC Radio Bristol.
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Jackson Willison: Bath sign Worcester Warriors centre from next season

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 16:27
Worcester Warriors' New Zealand-born centre Jackson Willison is to leave to join Bath at the end of the season.
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Rory Best: Ireland captain seeks clarity on new Ireland deal

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 15:33
Ireland skipper Rory Best wants his international future sorted before the Six Nations campaign starts on 3 February.
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Scotland women name squad for Six Nations warm-up against Spain

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 15:13
Scotland women name a 25-player squad for Sunday's Six Nations warm-up match against Spain in Glasgow.
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Callum McCallum 'worth a shot' for Scotland, says Peter Wright

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 14:29
Uncapped Murray McCallum could be the best solution to Scotland's front-row problems, says former international prop Peter Wright.
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Ireland name Munster flanker Ciara Griffin as women's captain

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 13:12
Munster flanker Ciara Griffin takes over from Claire Molloy as skipper of the Ireland women's team.
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Scarlets in the market for George North

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:05
Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac says they have spoken to Wales wing George North about him joining them for 2018-19.
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Tom Stephenson: Northampton Saints centre encouraged by injury return

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:26
Northampton Saints centre Tom Stephenson says he is slowly returning to his best after nearly two years out with injury.
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Lima Sopoaga: Wasps sign All Blacks fly-half for the 2018-19 season

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:16
Wasps sign All Blacks fly-half Lima Sopoaga for the 2018-19 season from New Zealand Super Rugby side Highlanders.
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Toulon defend Bastareaud over homophobic comments

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:00
Toulon defend captain Mathieu Bastareaud after he is cited for making a homophobic comment in the European Champions Cup win over Benetton.
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Bastareaud could face disciplinary action over 'homophobic comment'

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 17:26
Toulon centre Mathieu Bastareaud could face disciplinary action after television pictures appeared to show him making a homophobic comment.
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Vunipola set to miss Six Nations after fracturing forearm

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 15:57
Saracens and England number eight Billy Vunipola looks set to miss the Six Nations after fracturing his forearm on Saturday.
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Jamie Roberts undergoes HIA after James Haskell's red-card tackle

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:12
Wales centre Jamie Roberts is undergoing Head Injury Assessment (HIA) protocols with Harlequins after James Haskell's red-card tackle for Wasps.
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Exeter Chiefs: Gareth Steenson signs new two-year deal with Premiership champions

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:03
Exeter Chiefs fly-half Gareth Steenson agrees a new two-year deal with the defending Premiership champions.
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