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Premier 15s: DMP Durham Sharks to continue in league after finding funding

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 13:10
DMP Durham Sharks will compete in the 2022/23 season of the Premier 15s after crowdfunding appeal.
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Rugby concussion: Justin Wring 'terrified' after dementia diagnosis

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 06:31
Former rugby player Justin Wring says he is "terrified" of forgetting who his loved ones are.
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Ed Slater: Former Gloucester rugby player completes cycle challenge

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 22:09
Former Gloucester rugby star Ed Slater completes a 350-mile charity ride after being diagnosed with motor neurone disease.
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IRFU bans transgender women from competing in female contact rugby

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 15:32
The Irish Rugby Football Union bans transgender women from competing in female contact rugby games after a review of the governing body's transgender policy.
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Jason Woodward: Sale Sharks sign ex-Gloucester full-back

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 11:22
Sale Sharks signed full-back Jason Woodward ahead of the new Premiership season.
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Premier 15s: DMP Durham Sharks given extra 24 hours to find funding

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 23:01
DMP Durham Sharks are given an extra 24 hours to secure further funding to compete in this season's Premier 15s.
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Wasps CEO Stephen Vaughan 'saddened' by Coventry City pitch criticism

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 21:41
Wasps CEO Stephen Vaughan is "saddened" by criticism after tenants Coventry City postponed a game due to an "unsafe pitch".
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Eddie Jones: England head coach admonished by RFU over private school system criticism

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 15:30
England head coach Eddie Jones is admonished by the Rugby Football Union for criticising the system's reliance on private schools.
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Nemani Nadolo: Leicester Tigers winger to join Waratahs midway through season

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 23:17
Leicester winger Nemani Nadolo is to leave to join Waratahs in time for the new Australian Super Rugby season in February.
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Rugby star Gareth Thomas sued after ex-partner gets HIV

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 22:26
High Court papers allege Gareth Thomas hid his HIV status and did not take care not to pass it on.
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Charlie Matthews: Second-rower re-joins Harlequins

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 14:13
Lock Charlie Matthews re-signs for Harlequins after leaving Japanese club Kamaishi Seawaves.
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James Flynn: Saracens sign Jersey Reds loosehead prop

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 12:32
Saracens sign prop James Flynn from Championship side Jersey Reds.
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Ed Slater: Former Gloucester lock 'takes each day as it comes' after MND diagnosis

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 06:09
Former Gloucester lock Ed Slater says he takes "each day as it comes" after being diagnosed with motor neurone disease.
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South Africa 26-10 New Zealand: All Blacks fall to fifth defeat in last six Tests

Sat, 08/06/2022 - 19:21
New Zealand fall to a fifth defeat in their last six Tests as they go down 26-10 against South Africa in their Rugby Championship opener in Nelspruit.
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Premier 15s: DMP Durham Sharks may withdraw from league over funding shortfall

Sat, 08/06/2022 - 11:45
Premier 15s side DMP Durham Sharks say they may have to pull out of next season's competition because of a "shortfall" in funding.
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Michael Hooper: Australian captain not in right 'mindset' to play for Wallabies

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 23:28
Australia captain Michael Hooper withdraws from Saturday's Rugby Championship opener away to Argentina and will return home as he is not in the right "mindset" to play.
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Michael Etete: Bath sign versatile lock after a trial with the club

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 17:04
Bath sign lock Michael Etete for the upcoming 2022-23 season after a trial with the club.
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Glasgow Warriors: New head coach Franco Smith pledges to get supporters on their feet

Thu, 08/04/2022 - 18:39
Franco Smith pledges excitement, a Scotstoun fortress and a team who "will not be defeated" as he takes the reins at Glasgow Warriors.
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Ireland women: IRFU to offer 43 professional deals to women's 15s and sevens squads

Thu, 08/04/2022 - 15:13
The IRFU says it will offer 43 professional contracts to women's players in the country's 15s and sevens squads next season.
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Sarah Beckett: England number eight joins Gloucester-Hartpury from Harlequins

Wed, 08/03/2022 - 14:39
Gloucester-Hartpury sign England international Sarah Beckett from Premier 15s rivals Harlequins.
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