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England Sevens retain their Dubai Champions title

England win the Dubai Sevens

England are Dubai Sevens champions again after beating France 29-12 in the final of the second leg of the HSBC Sevens World Series. A superb second day performance saw Ben…

Christian Lewis-Pratt in training with England

England name Sevens side for Dubai leg

Christian Lewis-Pratt will make his first international appearance and Simon Hunt returns to the squad as England prepare to defend their Dubai Sevens title. The two changes to the 12-man…

Michaela Staniford breaking through the Black Ferns' defence

Staniford hopes to carry New Zealand success into Dubai

England’s Women will take part in the first ever first ever IRB-sanctioned Women’s International Sevens tournament this week and co-captain Michaela Staniford is hoping she can take some of the…

Next stop for England Sevens and Ben Ryan: Dubai

Next stop for England Sevens and Ben Ryan: Dubai

One tournament down, not the perfect start but plenty of positives for England to carry through to this weekend in Dubai. That’s not a losing coach clutching at straws but…

Mike Tindall reaction to RFU decision

Mike Tindall reaction to RFU decision

Mike Tindall has asked the RPA to send out the following statement on his behalf with regard to the disciplinary appeal decision made last night: “While I accept the decision…

Queensland Sports Minister, Phil Reeves (R), Drew Mitchell of the Wallabies and former Wallaby Brett Robinson at the Lions schedule launch

NSW to host three British Lions fixtures

New South Wales will host three matches – including a game against the HSBC Waratahs and the third and final Test – when the British and Irish Lions make their…

Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu (L) talks with Australian rugby union star Quade Cooper (2/L), ARU Managing Director and CEO John O’Neill (2/R) and Welsh international player Gareth Delve (R) at the 2013 Lions Tour

Rebels welcome the Lions to Melbourne

Melbourne Rebels CEO, Steven Boland, has welcomed today’s announcement that will see Melbourne host two matches, including one of three Tests, when the British and Irish Lions make their long-awaited…

Anthony Watson

Rising star Anthony Watson

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor THIS WEEKEND’S Heroes Rugby Challenge will see many legends of the sport take to the Twickenham turf, but it’s also worth looking out…