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Elton Jantjies: World Cup-winning South Africa fly-half arrested at airport in Johannesburg

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 22:47
Rugby World Cup-winning South Africa fly-half Elton Jantjies is arrested in Johannesburg for allegedly causing "malicious damage to property" on a flight from Dubai.
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Heineken Champions Cup: La Rochelle beat Racing 92 to seal Champions Cup final spot

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 17:49
Ihaia West scores a late try to end Racing 92 resistance and seal La Rochelle's place in a second Champions Cup final in as many years.
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Dennis Ombachi: Kenyan Olympic sevens player coping with bipolar disorder

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 11:00
Kenya's Olympic rugby sevens star Dennis Ombachi on dealing with his bipolar disorder as he urges others with mental health issues to seek treatment.
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Heineken Champions Cup: Leinster boss Leo Cullen says there is 'still room for growth' despite win over Toulouse

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 20:50
Leinster head coach Leo Cullen says there is "still room for growth" within his side despite beating Toulouse in comfortable fashion to reach the Champions Cup final.
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Premier 15s: Exeter Chiefs beat Bristol Bears in thriller to seal home semi-final

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 19:35
Exeter Chiefs will host Bristol Bears in a Premier 15s semi-final after beating the same opposition 29-26 on the final day.
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Heineken Champions Cup: Leinster dominate Toulouse to reach Marseille final

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 16:54
Leinster reach their first Champions Cup final since 2019 with a comfortable 40-17 victory over holders Toulouse at a sun-kissed Aviva Stadium.
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United Rugby Championship: Dragons 18-19 Cardiff - Priestland kicks visitors to victory

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 21:39
Rhys Priestland kicks Cardiff to victory against Dragons in a United Rugby Championship victory as each team had a player sent off.
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European Challenge Cup: Lyon v Wasps (Sat)

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 13:52
Team news as Lyon host Wasps in Saturday's European Challenge Cup quarter-final at Matmut Stadium (12:30 BST).
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European Challenge Cup: Toulon v Saracens (Sat)

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 13:24
Team news as Saracens travel to Toulon for Saturday's European Challenge Cup semi-final at Stade Felix Mayol (20:00 BST).
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Heineken Champions Cup: Leinster v Toulouse (Sat)

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 12:30
Leinster head coach Leo Cullen has named an unchanged starting team for his side's Champions Cup semi-final against Toulouse in Dublin.
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Newcastle Falcons: Spain lock Josh Peters joins from Doncaster

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 15:33
Spain international lock Josh Peters joins Newcastle Falcons on a two-year contract from Championship side Doncaster Knights.
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Leicester Tigers: Chris Ashton & Richard Wigglesworth among five to sign new deals

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 15:30
All-time leading Premiership try-scorer Chris Ashton and veteran scrum-half Richard Wigglesworth sign new deals with Leicester.
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New laws to reduce injuries adopted by World Rugby

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 14:02
Five laws aimed at improving player welfare are officially adopted in rugby union after successful trials.
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Ireland v South Africa: Andy Farrell's side to host Springboks in November

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 13:24
Ireland will host world champions South Africa in the first of three Autumn Nations Series contests this November in Dublin.
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Rugby World Cup 2025: England to host women's tournament

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 12:50
England will stage the 2025 women's World Cup, while Australia and the United States are confirmed as future hosts.
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Heineken Champions Cup: Toulouse semi-final 'as big as it gets' - Leinster's Lowe

Wed, 05/11/2022 - 11:19
Leinster wing James Lowe says they are determined to match Toulouse's five titles as the Irish side prepare to meet the holders in Saturday's Champions Cup semi-final.
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Gloucester seek Worcester Warriors compensation over Premiership postponement

Tue, 05/10/2022 - 17:25
A panel concludes Worcester did not do enough to prevent their Premiership game at Gloucester in March from being cancelled.
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Women's Six Nations: France scrum-half Laure Sansus named player of the championship

Tue, 05/10/2022 - 16:28
France scrum-half Laure Sansus is named Women's Six Nations player of the championship.
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Welsh Rugby Union: 'Laughing stock' Wales must form three clubs - former WRU chief David Moffett

Tue, 05/10/2022 - 14:26
David Moffett admits forming regions in Welsh rugby in 2003 was a "mistake" and says three clubs should be formed in their place.
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Glyn Shaw: Former Wales and Neath prop forward dies aged 71

Tue, 05/10/2022 - 13:17
Neath prop forward Glyn Shaw, who won 12 caps for Wales in the 1970s, dies after a long illness.
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