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Can you name the previous World Rugby Player of the Year winners?

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 06:55
The World Rugby Player of the Year will be crowned on Sunday, but can you name the previous winners?
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Scotland journey to centre of unknown with Finn Russell and Adam Hastings

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 06:31
Scotland coach Gregor Townsend says facing Argentina provides an opportunity to experiment with Finn Russell and Adam Hastings as twin playmakers.
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Injured Nowell set to miss Australia game, Joe Cokanasiga poised to start

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 23:41
England wing Jack Nowell is set to be ruled out of Saturday's match against Australia at Twickenham with a hamstring injury.
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Nic White: Exeter scrum-half still has Australia ambitions

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 17:38
Exeter scrum-half Nic White says he has not given up hope of making a return to the Australia international side.
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'He was born in 1999; I was getting drunk' - Wigglesworth on rooming with team-mate Hill

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 17:09
England scrum-half Richard Wigglesworth, 35, tells BBC Sport about rooming with 19-year-old flanker Ted Hill.
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Ian Robertson: Five Live commentator's iconic calling of England's 2003 World Cup win

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 16:18
BBC Sport looks back on retiring Ian Robertson's iconic commentary of the moment Jonny Wilkinson kicked for glory as England won the 2003 Rugby World Cup.
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Rory Best receives an OBE from Prince Charles

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 13:12
Ireland and Ulster captain Rory Best receives his OBE for services to rugby from Prince Charles.
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Lee and Thomson miss Scarlets' game with Ulster

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 12:27
Scarlets will be without injured forwards Samson Lee and Blade Thomson when they host Ulster in the Pro14 on Friday.
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Russell at centre for Scotland's Test with Argentina

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 11:04
Scotland coach Gregor Townsend makes eight changes to his side to face Argentina in the final autumn Test.
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Blair says being taught how to 'sell a dummy' proved very useful in his political career

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 10:59
Former Prime Minister Tony Blair pays tribute to his former English teacher and legendary BBC rugby union correspondent Ian Robertson.
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Jonny Wilkinson applauds Ian Robertson for describing 'the immensity of the event through words'

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 10:57
Jonny Wilkinson says listening to Ian Robertson’s commentary of his World Cup winning drop-goal takes him right back to being on the field against Australia.
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'Retirement hit me like a ton of bricks' - ex-Ireland forward Henry

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 08:46
Former Ireland flanker Chris Henry speaks about the difficult decision to end his 15 years of involvement with Ulster.
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Griffiths and Nansen boost Dragons for Edinburgh game

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 07:59
Dragons have fit-again Ollie Griffiths and Brandon Nansen available for Sunday's Pro14 match against Edinburgh.
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'A job well done' - rugby legends pay tribute to retiring BBC commentator Robertson

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 06:34
As BBC rugby union correspondent Ian Robertson prepares for his final commentary, the game's great and good, and a former Prime Minister, share their memories.
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'We have a mountain to climb', says Russia's Welsh coach Jones

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 06:19
Welsh coach Lyn Jones says Russia "have a mountain to climb" as they prepare to tackle Ireland and Scotland in the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
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France wear rainbow laces to support Thomas

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 21:38
The former rugby player was the victim of a gay hate crime in Cardiff last Saturday.
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Jaco Visagie: Gloucester sign front row on short-term loan deal

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 17:11
Premiership club Gloucester sign South African hooker Jaco Visagie on a short-term loan deal to provide injury cover.
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Wales v South Africa: Leigh Halfpenny ruled out of Springbok Test

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 13:18
Leigh Halfpenny has failed to recover from concussion and will miss Saturday's Test between Wales and South Africa.
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Marmion facing Six Nations fitness race for Ireland

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 12:35
Ireland scrum-half Kieran Marmion requires an ankle operation that leaves him struggling to be fit for the start of the 2019 Six Nations.
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Chris Ashton: England winger set to miss Australia match

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 11:34
England wing Chris Ashton misses training on Tuesday and is expected to be ruled out of Saturday's match with Australia at Twickenham.
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