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Martyn Williams citing decision

Martyn Williams, the Cardiff Blues player (No 7), today (Wednesday, 13 October) appeared at the ERC Offices in Dublin for a disciplinary hearing before an independent judicial officer as a…

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Jonny Fa’amatuainu citing decision

Jonny Fa’amatuainu, the Scarlets player (No 19) today (Wednesday, 13 October) appeared at the ERC Offices in Dublin for a disciplinary hearing before an independent judicial officer as a result…

Brits and Joubert commit future to Saracens

Brits and Joubert commit future to Saracens

Schalk Brits and Ernst Joubert have both committed their future to Saracens by signing contract extensions with the north London club. Brits, the 2009/10 RPA Player of the Year, said: “This…

Championship round 8 preview

Championship round 8 preview

Birmingham & Solihull picked up their first win of the season by running in six tries against newly- promoted Esher. Wing Mitch Culpin scored a brace, while Adrian Griffiths, with…

Aironi ready to make their mark

Aironi ready to make their mark

Aironi Rugby will make an impact on the 16th Heineken Cup before the end of the Pool stage – that is the promise of former Wales back row forward Rowland…

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Jonny – “It’s all about team work”

Jonny Wilkinson made sure Toulon made a winning Heineken Cup debut – he created their try and kicked the remaining 14 points in their 19-14 home win over Ospreys –…

Biarritz will meet Ulster

Ulster bid to maintain momentum

Biarritz Olympique and Ulster Rugby will bring the curtain down on the opening two weekends of the 16th season of Heineken Cup when they clash at Parc des Sports Aguilera…

Perpignan wary of Treviso threat

Perpignan wary of Treviso threat

Perpignan’s Heineken Cup hopes as good as ended at the first hurdle last year when they crashed to a shock 9-8 at Benetton Treviso – and eventually won just two…

Munster make the most of home fortress

Munster make the most of home fortress

Munster accept they face a “must win” match against Jonny Wilkinson and big spenders Toulon at Thomond Park on Saturday as the past masters of battling to the final whistle…

Saints ready to march on Murrayfield

Saints ready to march on Murrayfield

Lee Dickson will be looking to help Northampton Saints make it two from two in Pool 1 at Murrayfield on Saturday – and condemn the capital city club of the…