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Sale Shark fails drugs test and is banned for four months

KARENA WIHONGI of Sale Sharks has been suspended from participating in rugby union for four months for an Anti-Doping Rule Violation after testing positive for the banned stimulant methylhexaneamine. The suspension by a…

Exeter sign Samoan star Josh Tatupu

Exeter sign Samoan star Josh Tatupu

Exeter’s squad strengthening for next season is gathering pace after the Chiefs today confirmed the arrival of Samoan international Josh Tatupu to Sandy Park. The 24-year-old centre has penned a…

Sale sign Charlie Amesbury

Sale sign Charlie Amesbury

SALE have announced that Newcastle wing Charlie Amesbury will move to Edgeley Park in the summer. The 25-year-old former Harlequins star’s progress at Kingston Park has been hampered by injury…

Dorrian is Devon-bound

Dorrian is Devon-bound

In a busy 24 hours at Sandy Park, Exeter Chiefs today confirmed their third signing for the 2011/12 season with the capture of Myles Dorrian from Championship side Bedford Blues.…

Northampton on Ben Foden ‘arrest’ story

Northampton on Ben Foden ‘arrest’ story

Northampton Saints has issued the following statement regarding the story in the Daily Telegraph (Tuesday, March 29th), which alleges that England and Northampton full-back Ben Foden was arrested in London…

Steve Meehan to leave Bath

Steve Meehan to leave Bath

Bath Rugby have announced that Steve Meehan will be leaving the Club at the end of the season, by mutual agreement. He has been instrumental in developing our style of…

Craig Mitchell leaves Ospreys for Exeter Chiefs

Craig Mitchell leaves Ospreys for Exeter Chiefs

Welsh international Craig Mitchell admits he is relishing the opportunity of plying his trade in the Aviva Premiership next season after joining Exeter Chiefs on a two-year deal. The 24-year-old prop,…

Josh Matavesi leaves Exeter for Racing Metro

Josh Matavesi leaves Exeter for Racing Metro

An emotional Josh Matavesi has bid a fond farewell to Exeter Chiefs as he prepared for a new challenge across the Channel. The 20-year-old back brought to a close his two-and-half…

Aviva Premiership Round-Up

Aviva Premiership Round-Up

By Rugby World reader Alex Shaw Sale Sharks vs. Leeds Carnegie Both teams went into this game knowing that a win was vital for their chances of surviving relegation, a…