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Mark McCall: Saracens' loss to Harlequins ended 'toughest week' for scandal-hit club

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 18:24
Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall says Sunday's heavy defeat by Harlequins capped "the toughest week" in the club's history.
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France deal beat Wales' offer, says Edwards

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 16:20
Shaun Edwards says he opted to become France's defence coach because they offered him a longer contract than Wales.
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Six Nations 2020: Joe Launchbury out of England opener in France

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 22:03
Joe Launchbury will miss England's opening Six Nations match against France next weekend because of a knee injury.
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Police career will help me in Wales role, says Pivac

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 22:00
Head coach Wayne Pivac says his past career as a policeman will help him in his new role with Wales.
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Premiership: Bristol Bears 34-16 Gloucester - Bears end winless Premiership run

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 17:43
Bristol Bears' brilliant second half sees off rivals Gloucester and secures a first Premiership win since November.
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Scarlets announce rare professional rugby union profit

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 19:31
Scarlets believe they are one of only two leading European teams to have made a profit in their last financial year.
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Atmosphere in England Six Nations camp 'good' despite Saracens situation

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 16:55
England's Ollie Thorley says there is "no difference" in the camp following Saracens' salary cap breaches.
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Scotland's Graham to miss Ireland game as Weir called up in place of Russell

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 16:17
Winger Darcy Graham will miss Scotland's Six Nations opener against Ireland next Saturday due to a knee injury, while Duncan Weir is called up in place of absent Finn Russell.
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Saracens relegation: Cornish Pirates relish challenge of champions in Championship

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 15:35
Cornish Pirates coach Alan Paver says Saracens' relegation to the Championship could benefit his side in the long run.
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Six Nations 2020: Wales wing Owen Lane suffers hamstring injury

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 15:14
Wing Owen Lane is released from Wales' Six Nations squad following a "significant hamstring injury" sustained in training.
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World champions South Africa appoint Nienaber as new head coach

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 14:50
Jacques Nienaber is confirmed as South Africa's head coach as World Cup-winning boss Rassie Erasmus returns to the role of director of rugby.
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors v Wasps

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 12:50
Team news as Worcester host Wasps in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Sixways (15:00 GMT).
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Premiership: Exeter Chiefs v Sale Sharks

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 12:46
Team news as Exeter host Sale in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Sandy Park (15:00 GMT).
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Premiership: Bath v Leicester Tigers

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 12:37
Team news as Bath host Leicester in Saturday's Premiership fixture at The Rec (15:00 GMT).
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Premiership: Harlequins v Saracens

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 12:33
Team news as Harlequins host Saracens in Sunday's Premiership fixture at Twickenham Stoop (15:00 GMT).
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Andre Esterhuizen: Harlequins sign South Africa centre for 2020-21 campaign

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 09:22
Harlequins sign South Africa centre Andre Esterhuizen from Super Rugby's Sharks for next season.
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Saracens salary cap report released - what are the key points?

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 18:24
BBC Sport guides you through the reasons why Saracens were fined £5.4m and docked 35 points for breaking the Premiership salary cap.
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Michael Fatialofa: Injured Worcester Warriors forward moved out of intensive care

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 17:23
Worcester Warriors forward Michael Fatialofa is moved out of intensive care following his serious neck injury.
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'We should have been far better' - Wray sorry for Saracens approach to salary cap

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 15:14
Saracens owner Nigel Wray apologises for the "ill-considered approach" to salary cap compliance which led to Saracens' relegation
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Johnny Sexton: Ireland fly-half says World Cup exit 'still keeps him awake at night'

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 14:14
Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton says his side's disappointing performance at the World Cup in Japan keeps him awake at night.
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