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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

Wilkinson Signs for Toulon, while Collins leaves For Ospreys

Jonny Wilkinson last night ended his 12-year stay at Newcastle in favour of a two-season deal with Toulon, the French Top 14 club financed by spectacularly wealthy businessman Mourad Boudjellal. Wilkinson, still recovering from a knee dislocation suffered last September, will earn around £750,000 a year playing … Continue reading

Toulon bid for Wilkinson

Jonny Wilkinson could be one step closer to leaving the Guinness Premiership after Toulon’s incoming Director of Rugby Philippe Saint-Andre confirmed the player’s representatives were in talks with the French club. World Cup-winning fly-half Wilkinson has been linked consistently with a move to the Top 14, following … Continue reading