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Leicester Tigers: Steve Borthwick faces challenging times at Welford Road

4 hours 12 min ago
Steve Borthwick has walked into a world of chaos on his first day as Leicester head coach. BBC Sport looks at turbulent times for Tigers.
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Beauden Barrett agrees 2021 Japan move but will still be eligible for All Blacks

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 21:59
New Zealand's Beauden Barrett will play in Japan in 2021 but will still be available to play for the All Blacks.
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Hoskins Sotutu: Could Super Rugby sensation really play for England?

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 18:00
Hoskins Sotutu's superb Super Rugby form has reportedly attracted the attention of Eddie Jones, but could the England-qualified Blue really turn out in Test white?
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Jacob Stockdale: Ireland wing on lockdown, learning curves and James Lowe

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:03
For the first time since his professional debut in 2016, Jacob Stockdale finds time to reflect on an action-packed career to date.
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Welsh Rugby Union launches search for new women's head coach

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 08:38
The Welsh Rugby Union wants a new head coach to lead the women's teams into the 2021 World Cup and 2022 Commonwealth Games.
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Leicester Tigers: Manu Tuilagi & Kyle Eastmond leave Premiership club

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 22:18
Manu Tuilagi is one of five players who have left Leicester Tigers, the Premiership club confirm.
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Janco Venter: Saracens sign Namibia back-row ahead of Championship campaign

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 15:20
Saracens sign Namibia international back-row Janco Venter from Championship side Jersey Reds.
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Northampton: Players and staff agree 10% wage cut for next 12 months

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 14:02
Northampton Saints players and staff agree to take a 10% wage cut for the next 12 months.
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Joe Maksymiw: Dragons sign Wales-qualified lock from Connacht

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 13:00
Dragons sign Wales-qualified second-row Joe Maksymiw from Connacht on a long-term contract.
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Mahlatse Ralepelle given an eight-year ban for second doping offence

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 12:54
Former South Africa player Mahlatse Ralepelle is banned for eight years after he was found guilty of a doping offence.
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Glenn Webbe: Former Wales wing backs rugby players taking the knee

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 07:30
Former Wales wing Glenn Webbe supports rugby players following other sportspeople by taking a knee before games.
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Rhys Carre: Wales prop returns to Cardiff Blues from Saracens

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 19:00
Wales prop Rhys Carre returns to Cardiff Blues from Saracens after almost one season with the English club.
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Northampton Saints: Lawes, Biggar & Hutchinson among 19 to sign new deals

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 16:05
Courtney Lawes, Dan Biggar and Rory Hutchinson are among 19 players to sign new contracts with Northampton Saints.
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Billy Searle: Worcester Warriors stand-off extends contract with Premiership club

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 16:01
Worcester Warriors’ former Wasps stand-off Billy Searle extends his deal with the Premiership club until 2023.
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Alec Clarey: Saracens sign Jersey Reds tight-head prop for 2020-21 Championship

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 14:12
Saracens sign tight-head prop Alec Clarey from Championship team Jersey Reds.
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World Sevens Series: New Zealand win men's and women's titles as remaining rounds cancelled

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 11:37
New Zealand are declared winners of the men's and women's World Sevens Series titles after the cancellation of the remaining rounds.
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David Humphreys: 'Pandemic will permanently change how clubs operate'

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 19:16
Outgoing Gloucester director of rugby David Humphreys says the Covid-19 pandemic will have a permanent impact on how professional clubs operate.
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Melani Nanai: Worcester wing signs new contract until 2023

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 16:02
Worcester wing Melani Nanai signs a new contract with the Premiership club until at least 2023.
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Leicester Tigers: Several first-team players in contract dispute

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 14:46
The futures of several senior Leicester players are unclear because of a contract dispute, reports BBC Radio Leicester.
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James Lowe eligible for Ireland in November after signing new Leinster deal

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 11:08
Leinster winger James Lowe will become eligible to play for Ireland in November after signing a new three-year deal with the Irish province.
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