Rugby Union

Zane Kirchner: Bristol Bears sign Dragons' South African full-back on loan

Rugby Union - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 11:29
South African full-back Zane Kirchner joins Bristol Bears on a month-long loan deal from Pro14 side Dragons.
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UK tourist cleared of assaulting ex-Australia Sevens captain Stannard

Rugby Union - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 07:57
Sam Oliver had been accused of attacking Australia's former Rugby Sevens captain James Stannard.
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Scott Baldwin: Wales hooker almost quit rugby after foot injury

Rugby Union - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 06:39
Wales hooker Scott Baldwin says he almost quit rugby after struggling to recover from a serious foot injury.
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Ian Ritchie: Premiership majority investment deal not the preferred option for clubs

Rugby Union - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 18:48
Chairman Ian Ritchie explains why the £275m sale of a majority share in the Premiership is "not a preferred option" for clubs.
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Member clubs against sale of majority share in Premiership

Rugby Union - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 18:02
Member clubs unanimously agree the £275m sale of a majority share in the Premiership is "not a preferred option".
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Stuart Hogg: Scotland full-back wants to stay at Glasgow - Dave Rennie

Rugby Union - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 16:38
Scotland star Stuart Hogg is in discussions about a new contract at Glasgow, despite being a likely target for wealthy French clubs.
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Craig Mitchell: Newcastle Falcons sign Wales prop on short-term deal

Rugby Union - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 13:39
Premiership side Newcastle Falcons sign Wales international prop Craig Mitchell on a three-month deal.
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Premiership: Member clubs to vote on CVC Capital Partners takeover offer

Rugby Union - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 22:40
English rugby union's leading clubs are to meet on Tuesday to vote on a £275m takeover offer from CVC Capital Partners and are likely to reject the deal.
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Leicester Tigers: Geordan Murphy 'will be fantastic head coach', says lock Will Spencer

Rugby Union - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 13:07
Lock Will Spencer says Geordan Murphy is a "fantastic" choice as Leicester head coach after he guided them victory in his first match in interim charge.
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Clive Griffiths: Ex-Wales defence coach suffers suspected heart attack

Rugby Union - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 10:32
Ex-Wales rugby union defence coach Clive Griffiths is recovering from a suspected heart attack, his club Doncaster Knights have confirmed.
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Wales & Scarlets prop Evans needs shoulder scan

Rugby Union - Sun, 09/09/2018 - 15:07
Wales and Scarlets prop Rob Evans needs a scan on his shoulder after being taken off against Leinster.
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Colin Charvis on being the second most hated man in Wales - and much more

Rugby Union - Sun, 09/09/2018 - 14:44
Colin Charvis tells fellow former Wales captain Gareth Thomas about the time he was second in a poll of the most hated men in Wales.
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England flanker Shields a doubt for autumn Tests after breaking cheekbone

Rugby Union - Sat, 09/08/2018 - 22:48
Brad Shields is a doubt for England's autumn internationals after breaking his cheekbone in the Premiership defeat by Exeter Chiefs at the Ricoh.
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Saracens Women start title defence with win

Rugby Union - Sat, 09/08/2018 - 20:52
Saracens Women start the defence of their Premier 15s title with a six-try 38-5 victory at Firwood Waterloo Ladies.
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Ospreys face anxious wait over injured Wales centre Williams

Rugby Union - Sat, 09/08/2018 - 20:42
Ospreys centre Scott Williams limps off against Cheetahs with a hamstring problem with head coach Allen Clarke saying "it does not look good."
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Dominic Ryan: Ex-Leinster and Leicester flanker retires from rugby due to concussion

Rugby Union - Sat, 09/08/2018 - 14:05
Former Leinster and Leicester Tigers forward Dominic Ryan retires from rugby as a result of concussion injuries.
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New Zealand overcome tough Argentina in Rugby Championship

Rugby Union - Sat, 09/08/2018 - 11:25
New Zealand are given a tough test but earn a hard-fought 46-24 win over Argentina in the Rugby Championship.
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Richard Cockerill: Ulster 'got away with one', says Edinburgh coach

Rugby Union - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 23:20
Ulster will "know they got away with one" after claiming Pro14 victory against Edinburgh with the last kick of the match, says the visitors' head coach Richard Cockerill.
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Stuart Hogg: Glasgow full-back 'won't be in Scotland much longer'

Rugby Union - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 23:06
Glasgow Warriors fans should "make the most" of Stuart Hogg because he "won't be in Scottish rugby much longer", says Peter Wright.
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Pro14: Connacht v Zebre (Sat)

Rugby Union - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 13:40
Connacht make four changes to their starting line-up for Saturday's Pro14 game against Zebre at the Sportsground.
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