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Standing out at the weekend

The second weekend of summer internationals took place Down Under on Saturday and there was plenty to play for at the start of each game. England had a strong chance of a win over New Zealand in their own back yard, France wanted to improve on the … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

International rugby returned at the weekend and we were treated to three exciting games Down Under on Saturday. The day started with England taking on the All Blacks in Auckland and this was followed by Australia’s match against France. In the afternoon, South Africa warmed up for … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby Interviews Racing Metro and Ireland Fly-Half Johnny Sexton (In association with adidas)

It has been 12 months of ups and downs for Irish fly-half Johnny Sexton. In late May last year he won the RaboDirect Pro 12 final in his last match for former team Leinster and this was followed by a Series win with the British & Irish … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

Every Monday we will be taking a look at the weekend’s rugby action around the world in both codes to show you what and who has stood out to ourselves at Lovell Rugby. The finals all the Aviva Premiership, RaboDirect Pro 12 and Top 14 were all … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s Aviva Premiership Final Preview

Twickenham plays host to the Aviva Premiership Final on Saturday and both teams will feel like they have something to prove. Saracens will be looking to make amends for last weekends defeat to Toulon in the Heineken Cup Final whilst Northampton Saints will want to go one … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s Heineken Cup Final Preview

The final of the 2013/14 Heineken Cup comes to Cardiff this Saturday, with Mourad Boudjellal’s galácticos from Toulon taking on free-scoring Saracens. Both teams are filled with experienced internationals but it will be two former England captains taking centre stage. Jonny Wilkinson and Steve Borthwick will be in … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s Top 5 Wilkinson Moments

After announcing his plan to retire at the end of the season, we thought it would be fitting to pick out some of our favourite moments of Jonny Wilkinson’s fantastic career. In his time in England with the Newcastle Falcons he helped them to their first, and … Continue reading

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VIP Trip to New Zealand Winner announced

When the All Blacks line-up to perform the Haka on the 7th of June, Dawn Reed and partner Neville will be in the Eden Park crowd waiting for one of sports greatest spectacles. Dawn was lucky enough to be drawn as the winner of our VIP Trip … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s Aviva Premiership Semi-Finals Preview

The business end of the Northern Hemisphere rugby season is upon us and there are three weekends of exciting fixtures to look forward to. Saracens finished top of the Aviva Premiership and therefore were rewarded with a home semi-final whilst Northampton Saints 74-13 win over the London … Continue reading

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England preliminary squad for the summer announced

England Head Coach Stuart Lancaster has today announced a preliminary squad of 20 for the forthcoming match against the Barbarians and the tour to New Zealand. From the list of players announced, there is one name in particular that stands out from the rest; Danny Cipriani. The Sale … Continue reading