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Sale Sharks: Twins Dan and Jean-Luc du Preez sign permanent deals

5 hours 10 min ago
South African twins Dan and Jean-Luc du Preez sign permanent deals with Sale Sharks, having initially agreed to join on loan.
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Ulster prop Milasinovich set to miss nine months with knee injury

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 09:46
Prop Gareth Milasinovich will miss much of his debut season with Ulster with a knee ligament injury.
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Vunipola regrets impact on team-mates of defending Folau

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 22:51
Billy Vunipola is determined not to disrupt England's World Cup plans and regrets the impact of defending Israel Folau's anti-gay comments on his team-mates.
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Harry Thacker, Luke Morahan and five more sign extended contracts

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:04
Hooker Harry Thacker and wing Luke Morahan are two of seven players to sign extended contracts with Bristol Bears.
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Dominic Day: Saracens lock signs for USA side San Diego Legion

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 17:45
Lock Dominic Day leaves Premiership side Saracens after two seasons to join Major League Rugby side San Diego Legion.
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Bradbury relishing fight for World Cup squad place

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:55
Edinburgh back-row Magnus Bradbury vows to improve his consistency as he seeks to secure a place in Scotland's World Cup squad.
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O'Connor set for Wallabies return after six-year absence

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 13:58
Australian utility back James O'Connor could make his international return this weekend after a six-year absence.
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Rory Duncan: Worcester Warriors allow head coach to talk to other clubs

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 17:35
Worcester Warriors allow head coach Rory Duncan - a target for South African side Southern Kings - to leave Sixways.
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Josh Strauss: Sale back row leaves club to join Super Rugby side Blue Bulls

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 11:14
Sale and Scotland back row Josh Strauss leaves the club to join South African Super Rugby side Blue Bulls.
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New Zealand beat England to win Women's Super Series

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 23:23
New Zealand win the Women's Rugby Super Series title after beating England 28-13.
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England ensure GB's men & women qualify for Olympics

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 18:31
Great Britain's men and women will play in the rugby sevens at next year's Tokyo Olympics after England won their qualifying events.
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Ken Owens: The Lion and Grand Slam winner who's never started a World Cup game

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 22:11
Ken Owens has played at two World Cups, but hopes to actually start a game in the 2019 tournament in Japan.
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England advance to Rugby Sevens quarters in Olympic qualifying event

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 20:05
England's men and women's teams reach the quarter-finals of the Olympic Rugby Sevens tournaments, with the winners earning qualification for Tokyo 2020.
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World Cup 2019: Ulster back Will Addison joins Ireland training squad

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 15:13
Ulster utility back Will Addison joins Ireland's training squad for the Rugby World Cup in Japan this autumn.
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Ospreys centre Kieran Williams earns first senior deal

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 15:37
Centre Kieran Williams earns a first senior deal with Ospreys at the age of 22.
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Women's Rugby Super Series: England 20-18 France

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 07:11
Emily Scarratt scores two tries and kicks the winning points as England narrowly beat France in the Women's Rugby Super Series.
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Ruan Pienaar: Veteran scrum-half makes Cheetahs switch

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 17:19
Ex-Ulster and Montpellier scrum-half Ruan Pienaar joins Pro14 side the Cheetahs on a two-year contract.
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South Africa World Cup winner Small dies aged 50

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 15:13
Former South Africa winger James Small, a member of the 1995 Rugby World Cup winning squad, has died aged 50.
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'Beautiful but brutal' - Wales squad set for gruelling two-week camp in Alps

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 11:18
Wales are set to continue their preparations for the Rugby World Cup in the Alps - this is an insight into the gruelling two weeks the squad will face.
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Bristol host Bath in Premiership opener - full 2019-20 fixture list revealed

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 11:00
The 2019-20 Premiership season will start with Bristol hosting West Country rivals Bath on Friday, 18 October.
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