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Aron Struminksi: Poland head-hunted Taunton Titans winger via Facebook

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 18:42
Poland and Taunton winger Aron Struminksi explains how he came to play for a country he had never previously visited.
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Luke Cowan-Dickie: Exeter expect England hooker to sign new deal

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 14:31
Exeter director of rugby Rob Baxter says he expects England hooker Luke Cowan-Dickie to stay at Sandy Park.
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Sir Gareth Edwards: Wales can 'shake the world' in 2019, says Lions legend

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 11:28
Rugby legend Sir Gareth Edwards believes Wales have the players to "shake the world" at Japan 2019.
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Kyle Eastmond & Chris Pennell: Bans for Premiership duo after disciplinary panel hearings

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 20:07
Leicester's Kyle Eastmond and Worcester's Chris Pennell receive bans at an independent disciplinary panel hearing.
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Incoming Ireland boss Farrell 'would have been on England radar'

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 17:53
Incoming Ireland head coach Andy Farrell would have been a contender to replace England boss Eddie Jones, says RFU interim chief Nigel Melville.
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Jack Cosgrove: Worcester Warriors re-sign Bristol Bears prop forward

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 17:09
Bristol Bears prop forward Jack Cosgrove returns to Sixways to sign for fellow Premiership side Worcester Warriors.
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Hadleigh Parkes: Current and next Scarlets boss met at my wedding

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 17:01
Scarlets centre Hadleigh Parkes explains how his current boss Wayne Pivac and next season's head coach Brad Mooar met.
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Ted Hill: England international signs first Worcester Warriors first team contract

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 14:52
New England international Ted Hill signs his first Worcester contract, 17 days after winning his first cap.
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Dragons: Five internationals rested for Saints match

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 13:58
Dragons rest five Wales internationals for their European Challenge Cup match with Northampton as part of deal with WRU.
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Halfpenny to miss Ulster visit because of ongoing concussion

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 13:11
Scarlets full-back Leigh Halfpenny to miss Champions Cup date after being concussed playing for Wales against Australia.
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Varsity matches: Nigel Owens to referee Oxford v Cambridge men's match

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 12:03
Preview as Oxford and Cambridge Universities prepare to meet in the men's and women's Varsity matches at Twickenham on Thursday.
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Principality Premiership highlights from Scrum V

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 10:54
Watch Scrum V highlights from the weekend's round of Principality Premiership.
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Joe Schmidt: Ireland's Johnny Sexton admits he had doubts about his head coach

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 22:45
Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton reveals to the Rugby Union Weekly podcast that he once thought Joe Schmidt was "too nice" to be a head coach.
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Rugby referee 'saved my life after neck break'

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 19:57
Jessie Humber says Dean Davies stopped her head hitting the ground when she broke her neck in a tackle.
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Gus Mackay: Worcester Warriors managing director parts company with club

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 18:16
Worcester Warriors managing director Gus Mackay leaves Sixways after 17 months with the Premiership club.
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Kyle Eastmond and Chris Pennell: Premiership pair face disciplinary hearings

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 17:17
Leicester's Kyle Eastmond and Worcester's Chris Pennell face hearings after citings in Saturday's Premiership games.
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Leinster prop McGrath out for four to six weeks

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:24
Ireland prop Jack McGrath will miss Leinster's European game against Bath on Saturday after being ruled out for four to six weeks.
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Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:16
This week's sport on the BBC includes the conclusion of snooker's UK Championship, plus European Champions Cup rugby and the first Test between Australia and India.
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Geordan Murphy: Leicester Tigers 'trying to patch boat up' says interim boss

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:55
Leicester interim boss Geordan Murphy says they are "trying to patch the boat up" after a third Premiership loss in a row.
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Brad Mooar: Scarlets name Crusaders assistant as next head coach

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 08:59
Crusaders assistant coach Brad Mooar will succeed Wayne Pivac as Scarlets head coach at the end of the season.
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