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The Rugby World Cup Race Is On

When Ireland disrupted a Welsh scrum in the 12th minute on Saturday afternoon, the long-term damage caused could be pivotal to Wales’ Rugby World Cup ambitions. Prop Samson Lee was left with a ruptured Achilles tendon and now faces a race to be fit for the grand … Continue reading

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How are the converts getting on?

We’re now less than 200 days away from the start of the Rugby World Cup and the discussions over who will and will not be selected to represent their country on Rugby Union’s Grand Stage are now well underway. We’ve been keeping an eye on the action … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes with Ben Youngs

By now you can’t have missed our Ben Youngs competition for the chance to WIN a training session with the scrum-half. If you have then it’s not too late to view our exclusive video as we interrupted the man himself as he caught up on some classic Shakespeare. … Continue reading

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6 Nations Team of the Week

Fireworks in Cardiff, sunshine in Rome and a bit of luck in Paris; the 2015 Six Nations went off with a bang over the weekend! England, Ireland and France all ran out victorious although the opener and latter game could have both easily of had different outcomes. … Continue reading

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A look back at the 2014 Six Nations

With only a week to go until the 6 Nations, we thought we’d take a look at what happened last year when Ireland claimed their second Championship since the start of the competition. Once again it was Italy that picked up the Wooden Spoon – their 10th … Continue reading

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The 6 Nations Unlucky XV

With the squads now announced and the tournament only two weeks way, we’ve taken a look at the players who have been ignored by their respective countries selectors and will not be taking part in this years 6 Nations. Used by England in the autumn, Matt Mullan … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

The penultimate round of European Champions Cup pool fixtures were played out over Friday, Saturday and Sunday and they couldn’t have left us as viewers in a much better position for next weekend. There are plenty of showdowns to look forward to but the clashes at Franklin’s Gardens … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

The autumn internationals came to a close on Saturday afternoon and it was the Northern Hemisphere teams that ended their 2014 campaigns with victories. England and Wales will both be happy with their respective results but it does not paint over the cracks that appeared over recent … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend – WRWC Special

The Women’s Rugby World Cup came to a head at the Stade Jean Bouin on Sunday with England being crowned the winners after a 21-9 victory over Canada. It is the first time that England have lifted the WRWC trophy since 1994 – the New Zealand Black Ferns … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

There was shock exit at the Women’s Rugby World Cup over the weekend as New Zealand exited the competition. A defeat to Ireland a few days earlier meant that they had to win and hope other results went their way in the final round of Pool matches. … Continue reading