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Scott Lawson: Hooker was always hopeful of Scotland recall

1 hour 35 min ago
Scott Lawson never gave up hope of an international recall despite a three-year absence from the Scotland team.
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Gloucester: Ollie Thorley and Freddie Clarke sign new deals with Cherry and Whites

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 14:26
Gloucester duo Ollie Thorley and Freddie Clarke sign undisclosed-length contracts at Kingsholm.
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Six Nations 2018: Munster's Cronin added to Ireland squad after Kilcoyne injury

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 13:50
Munster prop James Cronin is called up to Ireland's Six Nations squad after his club-mate Dave Kilcoyne picks up a knee injury.
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Foden in limbo over Northampton Saints future

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 13:38
Northampton Saints full-back Ben Foden says he may consider his options given the lack of contract talks with the club.
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Ospreys sack head coach Tandy

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 12:43
Head coach Steve Tandy leaves Ospreys following the Welsh side's poor form this season.
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Donald's Ulster move scuppered by injury

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 11:34
Ulster confirm that an injury sustained by Stephen Donald means the New Zealand fly-half will not be joining the Irish province.
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Exeter get 'tough lessons' from European exit

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 10:00
English champions Exeter have been taught some 'tough lessons' after being knocked out of the Champions Cup, according to boss Rob Baxter.
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Saracens reach last eight of Champions Cup - quarter-final line-up

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 18:44
Saracens will face Leinster in the quarter-finals of the Champions Cup thanks to Wasps' victory over Ulster.
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'Epic Scarlets restore Welsh pride'

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 17:53
Scarlets overcome a poor start to their Champions Cup campaign to clinch a quarter-final in thrilling style and end a six-year barren run by Welsh teams.
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Exeter Chiefs: Jack Yeandle, Greg Holmes, Elvis Taione and Harry Williams sign new deals

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 13:41
Exeter Chiefs captain Jack Yeandle and forwards Greg Holmes, Elvis Taione and Harry Williams sign new deals at the club.
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European Champions Cup: Munster v Castres delayed after heavy rain

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 12:37
The Champions Cup game between Munster and Castres is put back three hours because of heavy rain and now has a 16:00 GMT start.
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Six Nations 2018: Wales to assess fly-half Dan Biggar injury

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 11:16
Wales fly-half Dan Biggar is an injury worry as the Six Nations approaches after being injured in Ospreys' defeat at Clermont Auvergne.
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Scarlets 'achieved something special' in reaching quarter-finals

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 21:28
Head coach Wayne Pivac praises Scarlets after they become the first Welsh side in six years to reach the European Champions Cup quarter-finals.
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Six Nations: Scotland duo George Turner & Alex Dunbar suffer injuries with Glasgow

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 14:29
Glasgow Warriors hooker George Turner and centre Alex Dunbar both sustain injuries a fortnight from the Six Nations.
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Smith starts at 10 for Harlequins' trip to La Rochelle

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 16:48
Team news as La Rochelle host Harlequins in Sunday's European Rugby Champions Cup fixture at Stade Marcel Deflandre (15:15 GMT).
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European Challenge Cup: Stade Francais v Edinburgh (Sat)

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 16:33
Darcy Graham starts at full-back in one of eight changes for Edinburgh for their final Challenge Cup pool match against Stade Francais.
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European Challenge Cup: Connacht v Oyonnax (Sat)

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:46
Team news for Connacht against Oyonnax in their European Challenge Cup fixture at the Sportsground (14:30 GMT).
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Harlequins to sign England squad man Earle from Saracens

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:33
Harlequins agree a deal to sign winger Nathan Earle from Premiership rivals Saracens at the end of the season.
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Leicester bring in five England men for Racing 92 match

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:05
Team news as Leicester Tigers host Racing 92 in Sunday's European Rugby Champions Cup fixture at Welford Road Stadium (13:00 GMT).
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Healy recalled but already-qualified Leinster rest Sexton

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:58
Leinster rest Johnny Sexton as coach Leo Cullen makes six changes for the Champions Cup game away to Montpellier.
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