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First England caps were ‘baptism of fire’ - Furbank

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 22:20
England full-back George Furbank describes Six Nations appearances against France and Scotland as a "baptism of fire".
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Which team has a 'strong feel-good factor' but which side has 'more pain to come' - Six Nations report card

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 11:32
Who is top of the class? Who must try harder? As the Six Nations enjoys its rest week, former England fly-half Paul Grayson hands out the grades.
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Six Nations 2020: France ‘not the finished article’ - Thierry Dusautoir

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 10:58
Former captain Thierry Dusautoir says France are far from the finished article despite winning their opening two games of the Six Nations.
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Six Nations: Scotland add Sam Skinner and Matt Fagerson to squad

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 09:32
Sam Skinner and Matt Fagerson are both added to Gregor Townsend's Scotland squad for the remainder of the Six Nations.
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Six Nations 2020: Leigh Halfpenny says Wales can still win title

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 22:01
Wales full-back Leigh Halfpenny believes the class of 2020 can emulate the 2013 side by winning the Six Nations despite losing an early game.
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Elliot Daly: Saracens back indicates he will stay despite relegation

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 22:00
Elliot Daly says he is likely to join England team-mate Jamie George in staying with Saracens in the Championship next season.
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Ruan Ackermann: Gloucester forward having flashbacks after South Africa gunpoint robbery

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 18:27
Gloucester forward Ruan Ackermann says he is having "flashbacks" after being robbed at gunpoint in South Africa last month.
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A bumpy flight and having my collar felt by my captain - Parkes' Six Nations dramas

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 18:02
Wales centre Hadleigh Parkes discusses dodgy Dublin flight, Six Nations titles hopes and having his collar tidied up by captain Alun Wyn Jones.
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Leinster v Cheetahs (Sat)

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 13:57
Leinster number eight Max Deegan is one of five returning Ireland internationals who will start against the Cheetahs in the Pro14 on Saturday.
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Premiership: Northampton Saints v Bristol Bears

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 13:34
Team news as Northampton Saints host Bristol Bears in Sunday's Premiership fixture at Franklin's Gardens.
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Premiership: Saracens v Sale Sharks

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 13:11
Team news as Saracens host Sale Sharks in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Allianz Park.
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors v Bath

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 13:04
Team news as Worcester Warriors host Bath in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Sixways.
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Premiership: Leicester Tigers v Wasps

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 12:53
Team news as Leicester Tigers host Wasps in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Welford Road.
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Premiership: Harlequins v London Irish

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 12:46
Team news as Harlequins host London Irish in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Twickenham Stoop.
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Pro14: Ospreys v Ulster (Sat)

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 12:17
Team news and match preview for Saturday's Pro 14 game between Ospreys and Ulster at Liberty Stadium.
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Pro14: Scarlets v Edinburgh (Sat)

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 12:10
Team news and match preview for Saturday's Pro 14 game between Scarlets and Edinburgh at Parc y Scarlets.
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Hoyland hoping injury hell is behind him as he targets Scotland recall

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 06:26
Edinburgh wing Damien Hoyland hopes to have put a catalogue of injuries behind him as he targets a return to the Scotland squad.
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Homophobic slurs common in rugby union, says Harlequins-backed study

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 00:01
More than two-thirds of male rugby union players have heard team-mates use homophobic slurs in the past two weeks, says research backed by Harlequins.
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Dragons v Benetton called off because of Storm Dennis

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 17:00
Dragons' home game against Benetton, scheduled for Saturday, has been postponed because of the approaching Storm Dennis.
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Should there be a smaller ball? Who is professional? - Women's rugby Q&A

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 16:43
Should women play with a different ball? Why is there no Women's Six Nations prize money? BBC Women's Rugby Union Weekly answer listeners' questions.
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