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Autumn internationals: England's Dylan Hartley, Nathan Hughes and Joe Marler all face disciplinary action

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 19:51
England trio Dylan Hartley, Nathan Hughes and Joe Marler all face disciplinary action just weeks before the Autumn internationals.
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Simon Zebo: Ireland star leaving Munster to play abroad

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 17:09
Irish rugby suffers a setback with confirmation exciting wing Simon Zebo is to leave Munster at the end of the season.
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Garry Ringrose: Ireland centre ruled out of November series

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 11:26
Ireland centre Garry Ringrose will miss next month's three internationals in Dublin because of a shoulder injury.
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Guardiola is my inspiration - Townsend

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:49
Gregor Townsend says he has learnt from Pep Guardiola as he looks to build a Scottish team full of "work-rate, energy and speed."
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Rob Baxter: Exeter Chiefs boss says side can still get better after Montpellier win

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 09:38
Exeter boss Rob Baxter says the English champions can get even better after winning at Montpellier in the Champions Cup.
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Gritty Munster edge out Carter's Racing 92

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 19:48
Munster survive a late French rally to record their first Champions Cup win of the season at Thomond Park.
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Australia fight back to claim rare win over All Blacks

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 13:51
Reece Hodge kicks a 53-metre penalty with two minutes remaining to seal a 23-18 win for Australia over New Zealand in the final match of the Bledisloe Cup.
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Lee Byrne: Ex-Wales full-back claims 'bullying' Rob Howley treatment

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 12:49
Former Wales full-back Lee Byrne claims he was subjected to "bullying treatment" by attack coach Rob Howley during training sessions.
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'I don't know where I stand' - in-form Priestland unsure over Wales recall

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 11:32
Rhys Priestland says he still has ambitions of a Wales recall for the autumn internationals but admits he "doesn't know where he stands"
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European Champions Cup: Montpellier Herault v Exeter (Sun)

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 18:01
Thomas Waldrom returns at number eight for Exeter as they travel to French side Montpellier in the Champions Cup on Sunday.
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Scotland flanker Hardie 'suspended from duty'

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 17:06
Edinburgh's Scotland flanker John Hardie is suspended pending an internal investigation, meaning he could miss the autumn Tests.
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European Champions Cup: Wasps v Harlequins (Sun)

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 16:52
Ashley Johnson will step in at hooker for Wasps for their Champions Cup meeting with Harlequins on Sunday
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Weekend's European team news & reports

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 16:27
Team news for the weekend's European Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup matches involving British and Irish sides.
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Female referee Nievas hopes to 'create a pathway' for other women

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 16:20
Alhambra Nievas says she hopes to "create a pathway" for other women after becoming the first female to referee a men's international in Europe.
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Irish RFU apologises for confusion over part-time women's XVs coach

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 16:10
The IRFU has said it "regrets any upset it has caused" over the decision to advertise for a part-time women's 15s coach.
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European Champions Cup: Leicester v Castres (Sat)

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 14:47
Flanker Valentino Mapapalangi steps in for the suspended Mike Williams in one of two changes to Leicester's side for Castres' visit.
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European Champions Cup: Clermont Auvergne v Northampton

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 14:00
Piers Francis will make his first start at fly-half for Northampton in Saints' Champions Cup visit to Clermont.
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European Challenge Cup: Connacht v Worcester (Sat)

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 13:54
Eoghan Masterson will captain Connacht in Saturday's Challenge Cup game against a Worcester side which shows seven changes.
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European Challenge Cup: Stade Francais v London Irish

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 13:44
Team news as Stade Francais host London Irish in Saturday's Challenge Cup Pool four fixture at Stade Jean-Bouin (19:45 BST).
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Scotland: Fraser Brown ruled out of autumn Tests with knee injury

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 13:21
Scotland hooker Fraser Brown will miss next month's internationals after being ruled out with a knee injury.
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