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Fit-again Vunipola wants to 'build England legacy'

5 hours 35 min ago
England's Billy Vunipola wants to "build a legacy" after being declared fit for Saturday's World Cup quarter-final against Australia.
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Rugby World Cup: England need pack leader to beat Australia - Matt Dawson column

8 hours 29 min ago
A World Cup quarter-final against Australia is time for the Eddie Jones project to deliver, says former England scrum-half Matt Dawson.
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Lions great Edwards supports crackdown on high tackles

8 hours 29 min ago
Wales and Lions legend Sir Gareth Edwards believes World Rugby's drive against dangerous challenges can improve the sport.
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Sarries & Chiefs among contenders again as Premiership season kicks off

8 hours 30 min ago
Despite having big names away at the World Cup, Saracens and Exeter lead the contenders as the Premiership season starts.
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Ireland must dismiss underdog tag to beat All Blacks - Schmidt

9 hours 50 min ago
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt urges his side to reject the idea they are underdogs in Saturday's quarter-final against New Zealand.
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South Africa v Japan: Malcolm Marx on bench for Rugby World Cup match

10 hours 22 min ago
Hooker Malcolm Marx is left out of the South Africa starting XV to face Japan in the Rugby World Cup quarter-final on Sunday.
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Rugby World Cup: Experience and success key for Ireland says Joe Schmidt

11 hours 19 min ago
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt says his team could play very well against New Zealand in Saturday's World Cup quarter-final and still lose, such is the quality of the defending champions.
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Australia pick 19-year-old Petaia at centre to face England

11 hours 26 min ago
Nineteen-year-old Jordan Petaia will win his third Test cap as he starts at centre in Australia's World Cup quarter-final against England on Saturday.
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales' team behind the team in Japan

11 hours 41 min ago
BBC Sport Wales takes an in-depth look at the staff driving Wales' bid for World Cup glory in Japan, the team behind the team.
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Kearney and O'Mahony start for Ireland against New Zealand

12 hours 49 min ago
Experienced duo Rob Kearney and Peter O'Mahony are restored to the Ireland team for Saturday's World Cup quarter-final against New Zealand.
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Slade gets call as England drop Ford for Australia game

14 hours 36 min ago
Head coach Eddie Jones drops George Ford for England's World Cup quarter-final against Australia, with Owen Farrell at fly-half and Henry Slade in the centre.
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Rugby rehabilitation programme for Kenyan prisoners

21 hours 3 min ago
Inmates in Kenya say playing the sport teaches them discipline and gives them hope.
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Brooke Morris: Body found in search for missing rugby player

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 22:45
Officers searching for Brooke Morris, 22, say they have found the body of a woman in the River Taff.
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Rugby World Cup: Warren Gatland's experience gives Wales confidence - Navidi

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 22:00
Josh Navidi is set to play in his first World Cup quarter-final against France on Sunday but, in Warren Gatland, he has a head coach who has seen it all before at rugby's biggest tournament.
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Rugby World Cup: How Japan became a force to be reckoned with

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 14:13
As Japan prepare for a World Cup quarter-final against South Africa, BBC Sport explores how the hosts became a force to be reckoned with.
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Rugby World Cup: Rob Herring replaces injured Sean Cronin in Ireland squad

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 13:28
Ulster hooker Rob Herring is called into the Ireland Rugby World Cup squad in place of the injured Sean Cronin.
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Japan ready to 'keep proving everyone wrong' against South Africa

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 10:38
Uwe Helu says Japan are determined to keep "proving people wrong" when they face South Africa in the World Cup quarter-finals.
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England v Australia: Maro Itoje relishing calm before Rugby World Cup quarter-final

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 09:46
Maro Itoje says he is relishing the calm before England take on Australia in the World Cup quarter-final on Saturday.
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Rugby World Cup: Dan Biggar raring to go despite injuries - Jenkins

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 07:45
Wales kicking coach Neil Jenkins says it is a struggle to get Dan Biggar to ease up on his training routine.
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Rugby World Cup: History beckons for Ireland's brilliant double act

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 07:36
Johnny Sexton and Conor Murray will overtake Ronan O'Gara and Peter Stringer as Ireland's most capped half-back duo in Saturday's World Cup quarter-final against New Zealand.
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