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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

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Lovell Rugby’s Heineken Cup Semi Finals Preview

We’re down to the final four in this season’s Heineken Cup and there are two blockbuster matches to look forward to. Saracens, Clermont Auvergne, Toulon and Munster all came out victorious in their respective quarter-final ties and are now only one step away from a place in … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s Heineken Cup Quarter-Finals Preview

The biggest club rugby tournament in the Northern Hemisphere returns this weekend and there are four colossal ties to look forward to. The pool stages finished back in January with Leinster, Toulon, Toulouse, Clermont Auvergne, Ulster and Munster all claiming the top spots in their respective pools with … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby Interview Leicester Tigers Number 8 Thomas Waldrom (In association with Canterbury)

With the business end of the Aviva Premiership and Heineken Cup fast approaching, it’s sure to be a busy few months for Leicester Tigers‘ Thomas Waldrom before his move to Exeter Chiefs at the end of the season. The Tigers currently sit 4th in the Aviva Premiership … Continue reading

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6 Nations Preview – Round 5

So it comes down to the final day of action this Saturday as Ireland, England and France are all in contention for the honour of being crowned the 2014 6 Nations champions. Last year it was a winner takes all clash at the Millennium Stadium and this … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s 6 Nations Weekend Watch

With the reigning champions now out of the equation, three teams are left to battle it out for the 6 Nations title following Round 4 of action this weekend. England exacted revenge for 2013 after an impressive performance against Wales, whilst Ireland underlined the title credentials with … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s 6 Nations Weekend Watch

With three rounds down and two remaining, this weekend of 6 Nations action saw Grand Slam dreams ended but the race for the title thrown wide open as England and Wales put an end to the hopes of Ireland and France respectively. Over in Rome, the relief … Continue reading

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6 Nations Preview – Round 3

As we approach Round 3 of the 2014 6 Nations, it promises to be another exciting two days of action as the only two unbeaten sides both face a stern away test of their title winning credentials. With the action kicking off in Wales on Friday night … Continue reading