Rugby Union

Wales see off spirited Hong Kong

Rugby Union - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:54
Wales avoid an embarrassing defeat against Hong Kong to win their final World Cup pool match 39-15.
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Rugby Championship: Sonny Bill Williams starts for New Zealand against Australia

Rugby Union - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 09:27
Sonny Bill Williams will start at centre in New Zealand's Rugby Championship opener against Australia after completing a four-match ban.
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Glasgow Warriors: Dave Rennie's influence already evident, says Mike Blair

Rugby Union - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 09:09
Dave Rennie is already making his mark after only three days as Glasgow Warriors head coach, according to Mike Blair.
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Blues' Filise, 40, aims to be oldest player in British history after signing new contract

Rugby Union - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 15:42
Cardiff Blues prop Taufa'ao Filise celebrating a new contract aged 40 as he gets ready to pack down in a combined 112-year old front row.
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Six Ireland changes for vital France game

Rugby Union - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 15:05
Ireland make six changes for Thursday's Women's World Cup game against France where only victory will earn the hosts a semi-finals spot.
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New boss Rennie adds depth to Glasgow squad

Rugby Union - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 14:27
New head coach Dave Rennie wants to add depth and consistency to his Glasgow Warriors side.
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Women's Rugby World Cup: Teenager Lleucu George makes first Wales start

Rugby Union - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:46
Teenage flanker Lleucu George handed her first start for Wales in Women's Rugby World Cup pool match against Hong Kong.
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England make six changes for World Cup decider

Rugby Union - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:52
England women make six changes for their Pool B World Cup decider with the USA in Dublin on Thursday.
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Leicester Tigers: Manu Tuilagi affected by 'mental torture' says Matt O'Connor

Rugby Union - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 17:28
The "mental torture" of injuries played a part in Manu Tuilagi's latest off-field indiscretion, says his Leicester Tigers head coach Matt O'Connor.
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Luke Wallace: Harlequins flanker to have hip surgery after dislocation

Rugby Union - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 13:16
Harlequins flanker Luke Wallace will have surgery after dislocating his hip in a pre-season match against London Irish.
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Christian Lealiifano thought he would never play rugby again after leukaemia

Rugby Union - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 10:45
Australia international Christian Lealiifano says there were times during his recovery from leukaemia that he thought he would not play rugby again.
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Stuart Hogg: Injured Glasgow Warriors full-back warned 'reputations go out the window'

Rugby Union - Mon, 08/14/2017 - 14:46
Stuart Hogg is warned by new Glasgow Warriors boss Dave Rennie that "reputations go out the window" as the full-back battles for fitness.
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Ireland survive major scare to beat Japan

Rugby Union - Sun, 08/13/2017 - 19:05
Ireland mount a spirited second-half comeback to beat brave Japan 24-14 and keep their Women's World Cup semi-final hopes alive.
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Southern Kings' Pro14 rebuild a 'huge' task

Rugby Union - Sun, 08/13/2017 - 10:30
Deon Davids admits he faces a mammoth task to rebuild his Southern Kings squad with only three weeks to go before their first Pro14 match.
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Tadgh Beirne: Scarlets offer Irish lock contract extension, says Wayne Pivac

Rugby Union - Sat, 08/12/2017 - 22:30
Tadgh Beirne, Scarlets' Irish lock, has been offered a contract extension head coach Wayne Pivac reveals.
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Cronin gets first start as Ireland ring changes for Japan

Rugby Union - Sat, 08/12/2017 - 14:14
Ireland manager Tom Tierney opts to rest some players for Sunday's second match at the Women's World Cup against Japan.
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Scarratt captain as England make 10 changes for Italy game

Rugby Union - Sat, 08/12/2017 - 13:49
Emily Scarratt starts at outside centre for England as the defending champions make 10 changes for Sunday's World Cup match with Italy.
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Women's Rugby World Cup: Sian Moore starts as Wales scrum-half against Canada

Rugby Union - Sat, 08/12/2017 - 12:48
Wales make two changes to their starting side for the Women's Rugby World Cup pool match against Canada on Sunday.
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Women's Rugby World Cup: England to follow Lions example

Rugby Union - Fri, 08/11/2017 - 22:29
Every player in England's squad will have a chance to prove themselves before the World Cup knock-out stages, says lead coach Scott Bemand.
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Test your Women's Rugby World Cup knowledge

Rugby Union - Fri, 08/11/2017 - 18:48
Do you know who is making their World Cup debuts? Which home nation failed to qualify? Check out our Rugby World Cup quiz.
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