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Five Newcastle Falcons were present at the re-opening of Burger King on Newcastle’s Northumberland Street last weekend. Ally Hogg, Darren Fearn, Mark Wilson, Joel Hodgson and Joe Robinson were accompanied…

Alex Gray joins London Irish

London Irish has fought off considerable competition to sign England U20’s number 8, Alex Gray, on a two-year-contract from Newcastle Falcons.Alex is a product of the Newcastle Falcons Academy, the…

Winners: Saracens raise the trophy after victory at JP Morgan sevens 2010

By Charity Knight Northern hemisphere rugby stops for no one as the JP Morgan Asset Management Premiership Rugby Sevens Series continues into its second year. Last year’s winners Saracens are…

Stephen Donald’s move to Bath is off!

Bath are still hunting for a new outside-half for the new season after Stephen Donald’s move to The Rec collapsed. The Sunday News in New Zealand are reporting that former…

Charlie Sharples happy to stay at Gloucester

Gloucester Rugby are delighted to confirm that Charlie Sharples, one of the club’s brightest young English talents has agreed a contract extension to remain at Kingsholm. The new deal is…

Mat Tait completes his move to Leicester

England international centre Mathew Tait has completed his move to Leicester Tigers. Tait, 25, has played more than 150 first-team games in eight seasons in club rugby, starting at Newcastle Falcons…

Sireli Naqelevuki of Exeter Chiefs

Sireli Naqelevuki is confident Exeter Chiefs will build on their impressive debut season in the Aviva Premiership and become an even stronger force within the 2011/12 campaign. The 30-year-old Fijian…

Sale appoint Tony Hanks as new first team coach

Sale Sharks have confirmed the appointment of  Tony Hanks the club’s first team coach. Hanks started at the club’s Carrington base today,  and will be responsible for attack, game plan…

Julian Salvi heads to Leicester

Australian openside flanker Julian Salvi has agreed to join Leicester Tigers ahead of the new season. Salvi, who has just finished the Super 15 campaign with the Brumbies, is moving…