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Aviva Premiership round-up – a blog

Aviva Premiership round-up – a blog

Aviva Premiership Round by Rugby World reader Alex Shaw. Saturday 7th May 2011 Bath vs. Newcastle Falcons Bath welcomde Newcastle to the South-West in the knowledge that if other results…

Danny Cipriani dropped again

Danny Cipriani dropped again

Danny Cipriani’s ill-fated stay in the Super 15 went from bad to worse with confirmation that he will stay in Australia when his team, the Melbourne Rebels travel to South…

England Women’s A team announced

England Women’s A team announced

England Women A have made nine changes for their final European Trophy pool game which sees England take on Russia on Wednesday, kick off 5pm BST, in Coruna, Spain. Only…

RFUW announce new age band for girls’ rugby

RFUW announce new age band for girls’ rugby

From September 1st 2011 a new Under 13s age band will be introduced for girls’ rugby in England. After extensive research and consultation throughout the game, the Rugby Football Union…

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Tom Wood Spotlight

THE BIGGEST compliment anyone can pay Tom Wood is that when Tom Croft returned from injury towards the end of the Six Nations, it was Wood and not the Leicester…

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The life and times of James Simpson-Daniel

From the start I loved rugby. I was four when I first headed to Middlesbrough RFC for mini rugby, following my older brother, Chris, there. In the garden I was…

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Tom Palmer – Naked Truth

Quick-Fire Profile… Name: Tom Palmer Position: Lock Age: 31 (27 Mar 1979) Born: Haringey, London Big – that’s how I was as a five-year-old, so it was only a matter…

Ben Foden warned by RFU and donates to charity

Ben Foden warned by RFU and donates to charity

Ben Foden has accepted a”warning” from the RFU about his future conduct after he was recently cautioned by police after an incident in London. RFU Disciplinary Officer Judge Jeff Blackett…

Test hopeful: Thomas Waldrom has an English grandmother

England’s double standards

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor THE RFU have vowed that after the 2011 World Cup they will only pick players for England that are playing in England. But…