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Collision course: Samu Manoa is an integral figure for Northampton Saints

The six contenders for Aviva Premiership glory

Intrigue, excitement, outrage, indignation – the current domestic campaign in this country has encouraged just about every emotional reaction from a captive audience. With three regular season rounds to go, six teams remain in…

Handling the players: Nigel Owens with Chris Robshaw. Is he the best ref in the world?

Poll: Who is the best rugby referee in the world?

Earleir in April, World Rugby announced their 12-member panel that will referee at Rugby World Cup, as well as listing the seven assistant referees and four television match officials who…

Body on the line: Burger hurls himself into a tackle at Twickenham

Tackle by tackle: How Jacques Burger stopped Clermont

If Saracens are the comic villains of European rugby – and one prominent Irish blog has rather wittily christened them Globo Gym after the muscly-but-dumb badguys in Ben Stiller’s boisterous movie…

Three top talents: Anthony Watson, Jonathan Joseph and George Ford for England

Matt Banahan on Bath’s exciting young stars

Bath take on Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership this Friday, hoping to continue stunning fans with running rugby. They no longer have a continental trophy to target after they…