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Rugby network 'supportive' of gay ref Maxwell-Keys

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 17:43
Premiership referee Craig Maxwell-Keys says the rugby network has been supportive after he came out as gay via WhatsApp.
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Anton Bresler: Worcester Warriors lock agrees contract extension

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 15:59
Lock Anton Bresler becomes the latest Worcester Warriors player to extend their contract with the Premiership club.
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England centre Joseph returns for Bath v Clermont

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 15:05
England centre Jonathan Joseph returns from injury as Bath host Clermont Auvergne in the Champions Cup on Friday.
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European Challenge Cup: Edinburgh v Wasps (Fri)

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 14:24
Scotland wing Darcy Graham returns from long-term injury for Edinburgh as Wales back-row Thomas Young is back for Wasps in the European Challenge Cup.
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Ireland's style of play not developed enough for World Cup, says IRFU review

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 13:06
Ireland should have developed their style of play further ahead of the World Cup, an official IRFU review has said.
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Rugby Australia denies 'backing down' over Folau settlement

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 09:32
CEO Raelene Castle defends a decision to settle with the Wallabies star sacked for homophobic remarks.
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Ireland underestimated humidity at World Cup - Best

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 09:13
Ireland's failure to prepare effectively for the humidity in Japan negatively affected their performance at the Rugby World Cup, Rory Best says.
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Harry Wells: Leicester Tigers forward banned for two weeks

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 18:48
Leicester Tigers forward Harry Wells is banned for two weeks after accepting a charge of dangerous play.
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Sam Lewis: Worcester Warriors flanker signs new contract

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 16:01
Worcester Warriors' Welsh loose forward Sam Lewis signs a new undisclosed-length contract with the Premiership club.
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Jean-Luc du Preez: Sale Sharks back row accepts three-game ban

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 15:27
Sale lock Jean-Luc du Preez is banned for three games after he accepts a charge of "striking an opponent with the shoulder".
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Exeter Chiefs: Kyle Cooper joins on loan from Newcastle Falcons

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 14:17
Exeter Chiefs bolster their options at hooker by agreeing a loan deal for Newcastle's Kyle Cooper.
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Former captain Barclay retires from Scotland duty after 76 caps

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 11:36
Former Scotland captain John Barclay says he is "unbelievably proud" to have "lived his boyhood dream" after retiring from international rugby.
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Leicester Tigers: Geordan Murphy 'hopeful' of keeping in-demand Ben Youngs and George Ford

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 11:17
Head coach Geordan Murphy us "hopeful" about keeping Leicester Tigers' in-demand England stars together as interest in them intensifies.
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Charles Piutau: Bristol Bears full-back signs new two-year contract

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 09:01
Bristol Bears full-back Charles Piutau signs a new two-year contract to keep him with the Premiership club.
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British and Irish Lions: Fixtures announced for 2021 tour of South Africa

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 09:00
The British and Irish Lions are set to play in front of a record crowd of almost 90,000 when they meet world champions South Africa in the first Test of the 2021 tour.
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Folau and Rugby Australia agree settlement over sacking

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 04:17
The former Wallabies star had been suing over his controversial sacking for writing anti-gay posts.
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London Irish prop Hoskins given one-week ban

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 23:29
London Irish prop Ollie Hoskins is given a one-week ban after accepting a charge of dangerous play in their draw with Bristol.
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Bath: Charlie Ewels and Zach Mercer out for around three months

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 17:57
Bath's Charlie Ewels and Zach Mercer are set to miss two to three months with knee injuries, though neither will need surgery.
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Nick Schonert: Worcester Warriors prop signs new deal with Premiership club

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 16:03
Worcester Warriors prop Nick Schonert signs a new undisclosed-length deal with the high-flying Premiership club.
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Love Island winner O'Shea named in Ireland Sevens squad

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 12:13
Love Island winner Greg O'Shea has been named in Ireland's squad for their maiden World Sevens Series appearance in Dubai.
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