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England announce Six Nations and Saxons squads

The January 2011 England and England Saxons Elite Player Squads have been announced today by England Team Manager Martin Johnson and England Saxons Head Coach Stuart Lancaster. There are three…

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Chris Ashton – Northampton and England

Not only has Chris, a Rugby League convert, made a seamless transition to Union, he has done so with vigour and made sure everyone took notice of his first International…

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Indian bike ride inspires Lancashire tetraplegic

NOT everyone would regard a 400-kilometres bike ride across India on appalling roads in cold and rainy weather, with over-nights under canvas, as an inspirational experience. But then the Rugby…

The rise and rise of College rugby

The rise and rise of College rugby

A blog from Rugby World reader, Will Carpenter In previous times, schools rugby, especially at under 18 level has been dominated by the countries’ major private schools. The likes of…

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Tigers THE BIG ONE – Davies

The Scarlets face “our biggest game in the last three years” when they clash with Leicester Tigers at Parc y Scarlets in a crucial Heineken Cup Pool 5 showdown on…

Championship round 18 review

Championship round 18 review

Helped by the presence of 61- cap All Black Ali Williams, Nottingham attracted their best home attendance since the second week of the season in Sunday’s Championship clash against Bristol.…

National League 2 South round 17 review

National League 2 South round 17 review

Richmond kicked off their 150th anniversary year celebrations with a 12th straight win, but were made to fight all the way for the points by hosts Taunton. Forced to play…