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British and Irish Lions tour: Can Maro Itoje captain tour of South Africa?

Rugby Union - 2 hours 48 min ago
Maro Itoje has never captained his country. He doesn't lead his club. So why do his team-mates think he could rugby's biggest job?
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Glasgow v Edinburgh: Talking points before the 1872 Cup second leg

Rugby Union - Fri, 01/15/2021 - 21:36
What's at stake as Glasgow and Edinburgh prepare to go head to head in the 1872 Cup second leg?
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Saracens' England players ready for Six Nations despite lack of game-time, says Mark McCall

Rugby Union - Fri, 01/15/2021 - 16:41
Saracens' England contingent will be able to "hit the ground running" in the Six Nations despite a lack of game-time, says Sarries boss Mark McCall.
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Pro14: Ospreys and Connacht set new league date

Rugby Union - Fri, 01/15/2021 - 15:24
Ospreys and Connacht bring forward their rearranged Pro14 match in Galway to 24 January.
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Pro14: Scarlets and Cardiff Blues derby brought forward

Rugby Union - Fri, 01/15/2021 - 15:00
Scarlets and Cardiff Blues will face each other for the second time in a fortnight by bringing forward their Pro14 match to 22 January.
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Sale Sharks: Alex Sanderson appointed director of rugby

Rugby Union - Fri, 01/15/2021 - 11:27
Sale Sharks appoint former England flanker and Saracens forwards and defence coach Alex Sanderson as director of rugby.
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Heineken Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup pool matches will not be rearranged

Rugby Union - Thu, 01/14/2021 - 16:49
The final two rounds of European pool matches that were postponed earlier this week will not be rearranged, Premiership Rugby confirms.
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Liam Williams: Scarlets wing suspended for Wales' Six Nations opener against Ireland

Rugby Union - Thu, 01/14/2021 - 13:00
Liam Williams will miss Wales' opening Six Nations game after being given a three-match ban for his red card in Scarlets' loss to Cardiff Blues.
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Jamie Ritchie: Scotland back row signs 'longest-ever' Edinburgh contract

Rugby Union - Thu, 01/14/2021 - 10:41
Scotland flanker Jamie Ritchie extends his stay with Edinburgh by signing what the club say is the "longest contract" in their history.
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Steelers: How anti-gay row inspired rugby film

Rugby Union - Thu, 01/14/2021 - 00:00
A new documentary shows the world's first gay rugby club challenging conventional perceptions.
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Rob Baxter: Exeter face challenge to retain European Champions Cup says boss

Rugby Union - Wed, 01/13/2021 - 22:03
Exeter boss Rob Baxter says they face a tough challenge to defend the Champions Cup after two rounds of games were suspended.
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Leicester Tigers: Argentina hooker Julian Montoya joins ahead of schedule

Rugby Union - Wed, 01/13/2021 - 18:13
Leicester Tigers complete the signing of Argentina international hooker Julian Montoya, BBC Radio Leicester understands.
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Women's Six Nations: Tournament to start in 'spring or summer'

Rugby Union - Wed, 01/13/2021 - 16:57
The Women's and Under-20s Six Nations will go ahead in the spring or summer, organisers say.
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Premiership Rugby records 18 positive Covid-19 cases in latest round of testing

Rugby Union - Wed, 01/13/2021 - 16:47
Eighteen cases of Covid-19 are recorded in Premiership Rugby's latest round of tests on Monday.
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Duncan Weir: Scotland fly-half to rejoin Glasgow from Worcester

Rugby Union - Wed, 01/13/2021 - 13:07
Scotland fly-half Duncan Weir says a return home and long-term deal were "too good to turn down" after agreeing to rejoin Glasgow Warriors from Worcester next season.
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Kyle Sinckler: Bristol Bears & England prop banned for two weeks for swearing at referee

Rugby Union - Wed, 01/13/2021 - 11:43
Prop Kyle Sinckler will miss England's Six Nations opener against Scotland after being banned for swearing at a referee.
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Premier 15s to go on fortnight break to help reduce coronavirus

Rugby Union - Tue, 01/12/2021 - 20:19
The Premier 15s league will be suspended for at least two weeks to help reduce the spread of coronavirus.
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Six Nations 2021: French government demands coronavirus plans before agreeing away games

Rugby Union - Tue, 01/12/2021 - 19:41
The French government demands guarantees from England and Ireland before it allows its national team to travel for away Six Nations games.
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Melani Nanai: Worcester Warriors full-back likely to miss rest of season

Rugby Union - Tue, 01/12/2021 - 15:14
Worcester Warriors full-back Melani Nanai is likely to miss the rest of the season with a torn hamstring.
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Glasgow & Edinburgh rearrange derby meeting for Saturday

Rugby Union - Tue, 01/12/2021 - 14:56
Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh will meet at Scotstoun on Saturday evening in their rearranged Pro14 fixture.
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