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Women's Six Nations: Emily Scarratt captains England for France Grand Slam decider

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 11:20
Emily Scarratt will captain England in the absence of the injured Sarah Hunter and Poppy Cleall will step in at number eight for Saturday's Women's Six Nations Grand Slam decider in France.
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Scotland: New Zealand, Australia, Fiji & Argentina to visit Murrayfield in Autumn Nations Series

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 10:42
Scotland will face New Zealand for the first time since 2017 in their Autumn Tests this year, while Australia open the series at Murrayfield.
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Ciara Griffin column: 'Unfamiliar Belfast setting can benefit Ireland against Scotland'

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 08:06
The unfamiliar setting of Belfast's Kingspan Stadium can benefit Ireland as they look to sign off the Six Nations with a win over Scotland, writes Ciara Griffin.
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Premiership Rugby Cup: Gloucester 25-39 Worcester Warriors

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 21:57
Worcester come from behind to beat Gloucester in a captivating Premiership Rugby Cup semi-final at Kingsholm.
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Women's Six Nations: England's Marlie Packer discusses her softer side

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 16:53
On the pitch, Marlie Packer is confrontational and aggressive. Off it, it is a different story.
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Tom Youngs: Leicester Tigers' former England hooker, 35, retires

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 15:57
Leicester Tigers' former England hooker Tom Youngs announces his retirement with immediate effect.
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Women's Six Nations: What next for the growing tournament?

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 15:50
A separate fixture list? A behind-the-scenes documentary? More money? How the Women's Six Nations can continue its growth...
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Matt Symons: Harlequins lock announces retirement

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 15:37
Harlequins lock Matt Symons announces that he will retire at the end of the season.
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Sam Bedlow: Bristol Bears centre given four-game ban

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 12:30
Bristol Bears centre Sam Bedlow is handed a four-match ban for a dangerous tackle in their game against Gloucester.
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Black Ferns appoint ex-sevens coach Allan Bunting to help build team culture

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 12:08
New Zealand women's side have brought in Allan Bunting, who led the country's sevens team to Olympic gold in Tokyo, as manager of culture and leadership.
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Jasmine Joyce column: Going out with a bang against Italy

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 11:03
Wales wing Jasmine Joyce talks about finishing the Six Nations on a high after the disappointment of France.
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Brett Connon: Newcastle Falcons fly-half signs two-year extension

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 10:33
Newcastle Falcons fly-half Brett Connon signs a two-year contract extension.
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Courtney Lawes: England forward could play again this season after dislocated thumb

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 18:46
England forward Courtney Lawes may not be out for as long as first thought with the dislocated thumb he suffered playing for Northampton.
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Women's Six Nations: Ireland centre Sene Naoupu cleared to play against Scotland

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 16:48
Ireland centre Sene Naoupu is cleared to play in Saturday's Six Nations game against Scotland as her red card against England is not upheld.
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United Rugby Championship chief 'would love' to see women's competition

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 15:12
United Rugby Championship chief executive Martin Anayi says there is a "will" to establish a women's competition.
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Women's Six Nations: England captain Sarah Hunter to miss Grand Slam decider

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 14:18
England captain Sarah Hunter will miss Saturday's Grand Slam decider against France with a rib injury.
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Tian Schoeman & Adam Brocklebank: Newcastle Falcons to sign Bath fly-half and retain prop

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 12:10
Newcastle Falcons will sign fly-half Tian Schoeman from Bath and extend prop Adam Brocklebank's contract.
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Dave Kilcoyne: Injured prop to miss Ireland's tour of New Zealand

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 11:32
Prop Dave Kilcoyne is set to undergo neck surgery this week that will rule him out of the remainder of the season and Ireland's tour of New Zealand.
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Facundo Gigena: London Irish prop available for semi-final after red card rescinded

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 11:11
London Irish prop Facundo Gigena is available for tonight's Premiership Rugby Cup semi-final against Leicester Tigers after having his red card overturned.
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Michael Lowry talented enough to play fly-half for Ulster - Ian Humphreys

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 08:11
Former fly-half Ian Humphreys feels Ulster need to decide Michael Lowry's best position to get the best out of the Ireland international.
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