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Standing out at the weekend

The Waratahs and the Crusaders will compete in the 2014 Super Rugby final next weekend after both comfortably defeated their Semi-final opponents. The ANZ Stadium in Sydney will play host to the game and it could be a historic day for the ‘Tahs as they look to win … 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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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

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Under the Radar – April

With summer fast approaching and all thoughts of winter left well behind, there’s no letting up here at Lovell Rugby, as thoughts are already turning to next season. Players in the northern hemisphere are relishing a well earned break but for our southern counterparts there’s still plenty … Continue reading

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Manu Tuilagi Answers Your Questions – VIDEO

Leicester Tigers centre Manu Tuilagi is one of the most destructive players in world rugby and is now back to his best after recovering from a torn pectoral injury that has kept him out of the game for a large part of the season. A play-off place … Continue reading