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New Zealand blow away France in second half

Sat, 06/09/2018 - 13:04
New Zealand produce a second-half masterclass to overpower France at Eden Park on Saturday.
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'This is a huge moment, it's bigger than rugby' - the Springboks captain uniting South Africa

Sat, 06/09/2018 - 06:45
When Siya Kolisi leads out South Africa against England on Saturday it will be a "monumental" moment, not just for the sport.
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Wales captain Cory Hill says they must 'rise to the challenge' against Argentina

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 18:52
Wales captain Cory Hill is relishing taking on Argentina in Saturday's first Test, saying the tourists must "rise to the challenge".
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Cardiff Blues: Matthew Rees signs new deal aged 37

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 17:30
Ex-Wales and Lions hooker Matthew Rees is among five players to sign Cardiff Blues contract extensions.
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Ex-Wales women's player jailed over sex charges

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 16:32
Former Wales women's rugby player Rhian Nokes admitted sexual activity with an underage girl.
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Ulster chief executive Logan to step down

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 15:34
Ulster Rugby chief executive Shane Logan is to leave the role in August following a turbulent season for the Irish province.
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Argentina v Wales: Prop Wyn Jones ruled out of tour

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 13:55
Scarlets prop Wyn Jones is forced out of Wales' Test series in Argentina with a calf injury.
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England have 'once-in-a-lifetime' opportunity against South Africa

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 12:29
England head coach Eddie Jones says his players have a "once-in-a-lifetime opportunity" when they face South Africa in the first Test on Saturday.
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Nizaam Carr: Wasps bring back South Africa number eight on permanent deal

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 10:35
Wasps sign South Africa back-row Nizaam Carr on a permanent basis after spending part of last season at the Ricoh Arena.
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Lions need an extra week to prepare - Gatland

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 09:26
Warren Gatland has called for the British and Irish Lions to be given adequate preparation time before the 2021 tour to South Africa.
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Paddy Jackson: Former Ulster and Ireland fly-half joins Perpignan

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 09:04
Paddy Jackson signs for Perpignan, two months after his Ulster and Ireland contract was revoked following a rape trial in which he was cleared.
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South Africa v England: Uncapped forward Brad Shields on bench for England

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:56
Uncapped Hurricanes forward Brad Shields is fast-tracked into the England squad for Saturday's first Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
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Charlie Davies: Northampton Saints sign former Dragons scrum-half

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:34
Northampton Saints sign scrum-half Charlie Davies after he was released by Welsh region Dragons.
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Carbery starts at 10 for Ireland against Australia

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 07:55
Head coach Joe Schmidt names Munster-bound Joey Carbery at fly-half for Ireland's first Test against Australia on Saturday.
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Wales captain Ellis Jenkins 'frustrated' at being rested for Argentina - Warren Gatland

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 22:30
Coach Warren Gatland admits Ellis Jenkins is "frustrated" after going from leading Wales to being left out of the side completely against Argentina.
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Scotland v Canada: Experimental tourists can stake World Cup claims

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 21:52
A host of Scotland players have a chance to put themselves into the reckoning for a World Cup spot, says Gregor Townsend.
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Maxime Mermoz: France centre leaves Newcastle Falcons for Stade Toulouse

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 16:48
France international Maxime Mermoz leaves Newcastle Falcons to rejoin Stade Toulouse on a two-year contract.
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Scotland: Jamie Ritchie & James Lang to make debuts v Canada; Grant Gilchrist captain

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 16:20
Lock Grant Gilchrist will lead a youthful Scotland side against Canada, featuring new caps Jamie Ritchie and James Lang.
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Saracens win can inspire England - George

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 12:37
Saracens' "inspiring" title win can drive England to a series win in South Africa, says Jamie George.
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Former England and Coventry rugby player dies aged 103

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 11:46
Harry Walker earned nine caps for the national team and played for Coventry for about 20 years.
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