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Leicester try-scorer Marcos Ayerza on the attack against Northampton

Leicester 27 Northampton 16 – The Verdict

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor Leicester remain top of the Aviva Premiership after this hard-fought win over Midlands rivals Northampton at Welford Road. A few flashes of brilliance…

Harlequins 17 London Wasps 10 – The Verdict

Harlequins 17 London Wasps 10 – The Verdict

By Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World Magazine Anyone who doesn’t consider the Harlequins as genuine title contenders wasn’t at The Stoop for their London derby with Wasps. Famed over…

Newcastle cry foul on try!

Newcastle cry foul on try!

Newcastle 19 Sale 19 Newcastle owner Dave Thompson is considering a formal complaint to the RFU after he believes his side relegation-fighting side were robbed of a win at home…

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London Irish 24 Bath 25 – The Verdict

By Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World Magazine Well, something had to give here at the Madejski Stadium as two of the sides with the worst recent record in the…

Charlie Hodgson out till the New Year

Sale 28 Saracens 22 – The Verdict

By Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World Magazine What a difference a new man at the helm can make! The result reads in the papers: Sale 28 Saracens 22 but…

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Ulster 22 Bath 18 – The Verdict

By Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World BATH SHOULD be out of the Heineken Cup they are still in it because of the biggest shocks of the 2009-10 season, anywhere…

England’s overseas ban

England’s overseas ban

RFU’s bold decision displays ambition By Dan Grose Recent months have brought about some rather large changes to English Rugby, both on and off the field. Following some dramatic improvements…

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Cold cure for sores

Ice baths are crucial to post-match recovery, says Crofton Alexander. For rugby players to stay at the peak of their fitness, post-match recovery is vital. They need to be able…