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Ulster to trial 600 supporters at first home game of season at Kingspan Stadium

2 hours 10 min ago
Ulster will trial admitting 600 supporters to Kingspan Stadium for their first Pro14 game of the season against Benetton on Friday night.
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Premiership: Bristol Bears v Leicester Tigers

2 hours 48 min ago
Team news as Bristol host Leicester in Wednesday's Premiership fixture at Ashton Gate (17:30 BST).
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors v Saracens

2 hours 52 min ago
Team news as Worcester host Saracens in Wednesday's Premiership fixture at Sixways Stadium (17:30 BST).
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Finn Russell: 'Everything is better' with Scotland & Gregor Townsend

3 hours 9 min ago
Finn Russell is "loving" life after helping Racing 92 to the Champions Cup final and resolving his differences with Scotland coach Gregor Townsend.
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Premiership 2020-21: Harlequins host Exeter Chiefs on opening night

4 hours 26 min ago
Current Premiership leaders Exeter Chiefs will travel to Harlequins on the opening night of the 2020-21 season.
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Rob Kearney: Former Ireland and Leinster full-back joins Western Force

4 hours 27 min ago
Former Ireland and Leinster full-back Rob Kearney joins Australian side Western Force on a one-year contract.
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Premiership: Northampton Saints v Sale Sharks

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 16:14
Team news as Northampton host Sale in Tuesday's Premiership fixture at Franklin's Gardens (17:30 BST).
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Coronavirus: Rugby Players' Association calls for financial help from government

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 12:36
The Rugby Players' Association calls for a government-backed rescue package to save the game during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Premiership: Harlequins v Wasps (Mon)

Sun, 09/27/2020 - 18:50
Team news as Harlequins host Wasps in Monday's Premiership fixture at Twickenham Stoop (19:45 BST).
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Saracens coach Mark McCall heralds 'end of an era' after Racing defeat

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 20:43
Saracens' director of rugby Mark McCall says the Champions Cup defeat by Racing 92 marks the "end of an era" as his team prepare to drop into the Championship.
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Heineken Champions Cup: Exeter Chiefs beat Toulouse 28-18 to reach final

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 18:29
Exeter grind down free-running, fast-starting Toulouse to reach the Heineken Champions Cup final for the first time in the club's history.
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Ulster: Province docked Pro14 point and fined over error in new fly-half's registration

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 21:41
Ulster are hit with a retrospective one-point Pro14 penalty after failing to properly register new fly-half Ian Madigan for two games.
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Scottish Rugby could face £30m loss if fans are not allowed back soon

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 20:54
Scottish Rugby face losses of £30m if fans are not allowed to return to stadiums soon, says Mark Dodson.
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Champions Cup: Racing 92 & Toulouse - Joe Worsley's guide to French semi-finalists

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 18:33
Rugby World Cup winner and two-time Heineken Cup champion turned Top 14 coach Joe Worsley explains how the French powerhouses got their mojo back.
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Rob Howley: Former Wales coach emerges from 'dark tunnel'

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 18:26
Former Wales coach Rob Howley charts his "very challenging" past 12 months since his ban for breaching betting rules.
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European Challenge Cup: Toulon v Leicester Tigers

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 15:02
Team news as Toulon host Leicester in Saturday's European Challenge Cup semi-final (20:00 BST).
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Champions Cup: Exeter v Toulouse (Sat)

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 13:44
Scotland international Sam Skinner replaces Jacques Vermeulen in the back row in Exeter's only change to face Toulouse in the Champions Cup semi-final.
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Champions Cup: Racing 92 v Saracens (Sat)

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 12:48
Saracens name an unchanged side for their Champions Cup semi-final meeting with Racing 92
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Michael Cheika takes on Argentina advisor role for Rugby Championship

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 09:53
Former Australia coach Michael Cheika will work with Argentina for the rest of 2020, pitting him against the Wallabies in the Rugby Championship.
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RFU says grass roots fixtures must wait until 2021 due to coronavirus

Thu, 09/24/2020 - 23:00
Fixtures outside of the Premiership, Championship and women's top tier will not be able to take place until at least January 2021.
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