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Rugby World’s Championship Blog

Rugby World’s Championship Blog

During the week when most of us were contemplating resolutions and festive excesses, Pete Drewett was left to ponder his rugby future having resigned as Director of Rugby at Plymouth…

Luke Fitzgerald scores a try for Leinster against Bath. This is one out of seven of their tries

Heineken Cup – Blog

Round 4 of the Heineken Cup saw return fixtures offering plenty of surprises, writes Rugby World reader Sam Durham. Leicester held off Clermont, Gloucester narrowly beat Connacht at Kingsholm whilst…

Heineken Cup blog

Heineken Cup blog

After some interesting results from Round 3 of the Heineken Cup, including Treviso upsetting Biarritz, Toulouse ending Harlequins’ unbeaten run and Northampton being defeated for a third consecutive time in…

Rugby World’s Championship Blog

Rugby World’s Championship Blog

With nine outings remaining in the first round of the Championship, the 14-point gap between  eight promotion hopefuls and the four teams fighting to avoid relegation, is beginning to look…

Saracens v Ospreys at Wembley

Saracens v Ospreys at Wembley

With the key back-to-back games about to get under way, and with the top two clubs in each Pool meeting each other home and away, Saracens return to Wembley Stadium…

Rugby World’s Championship blog

Rugby World’s Championship blog

Unquestionably the story of the week is the sudden departure of Graham Dawe from Plymouth Albion, writes Richard Grainger. Dawe, 51, had coached Albion for 12 years and only hung…

New Scotland A coach Michael Bradley

Scotland A to face the Saxons

Scotland A will face their English counterparts in the Borders on the eve of next February’s Calcutta Cup clash. It will be the first time Scotland have faced the team,…

Giselle Mather -

Giselle Mather breaking new ground – Blog

Could she be the first female Premiership Coach in World Rugby? Asks Rugby World reader Larissa Falls. Giselle Mather talks personal achievements, team accomplishments, future goals, family commitments, role models…