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Aviva Premiership round 7 preview

Northampton v Newcastle Northampton Saints’ only reversal in any competition this season was 17-24 at Saracens in Aviva Premiership Rugby on 26 September. The Saints only home defeat in a…

London Welsh 39-15 Bristol

London Welsh 39-15 Bristol

Aled Thomas came off the bench to score 21 points as London Welsh moved to within three points of Championship leaders Worcester Warriors The World Cup winning Sevens fly half…

National League 1 Round 8 review

National League 1 Round 8 review

Just two points cover the top three positions in National One after a thrilling weekend of action that saw an average of just under 60 points per game scored. Leaders…

National League 2 North Round 8 review

National League 2 North Round 8 review

Loughborough Students won the battle of the unbeaten sides after tries from Callum Wilson and Dante Mama helped them to a 13-10 victory over Leicester Lions. However the Students only…

National League 2 South Round 8 review

National League 2 South Round 8 review

Former Leeds, Wasps and Sale wing David Doherty scored a debut try for Jersey in a 32-18 home win over Ealing. Free- scoring Southend stay top though after a 34-10…

Championship Round 10 preview

Championship Round 10 preview

Doncaster have never lost at home to Rotherham at this level of league rugby and go into Saturday’s South Yorkshire derby in fine fettle. The Knights pulled off a sensational…

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England Squad update

Further to medical assessments of the senior England EPS on Sunday evening and Monday morning, the following players have been called up as injury cover: Tom Wood (Northampton Saints) for…

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Should Tuilagi have been banned?

Perpignan’s Henry Tuilagi will miss two of Samoa’s three November Tests after he was suspended for 50 days. The 34-year-old former Leicester Tigers star received the suspension for a dangerous tackle…

Scotland squad Andy Robinson

Scotland squad Andy Robinson

Head coach Andy Robinson has today named four uncapped players in a 34-strong Scotland squad that will convene early next month to start preparations for the Autumn Tests in earnest. The…

munster fans

Magners League round 6 preview

Following on from two rounds of European competition, the focus this weekend returns to the Magners League, starting with three games on Friday night, one each in Ireland, Scotland, and…