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Six Nations: England's Owen Farrell to undergo minor procedure on thumb

4 hours 33 min ago
England's preparations for their Six Nations opener against champions Ireland in Dublin have been hit by an injury to captain Owen Farrell.
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Richard Parks: Former rugby international's 'harrowing' South Pole record attempt

6 hours 51 min ago
Former Wales rugby international Richard Parks says his failed attempt to set a new world record skiing solo to the South Pole was a "harrowing" experience.
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Rob Baxter: Exeter's Premiership schedule ahead of Champions Cup games is 'madness'

10 hours 20 min ago
Exeter boss Rob Baxter says the their Premiership fixture schedule if they reach the Champions Cup knockout stages is "madness".
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No reason why Edinburgh can't go further - Cockerill

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 23:48
There is "no reason" Edinburgh cannot progress further in the Champions Cup, says head coach Richard Cockerill.
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European Champions Cup: Toulouse v Bath

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 18:09
Team news as Toulouse host Bath in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at Stade Ernest-Wallon (15:15 GMT).
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European Champions Cup: Wasps v Leinster

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:28
Team news as Wasps host Leinster in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at the Ricoh Arena (15:15 GMT).
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European Champions Cup: Castres v Gloucester

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:17
Team news as Castres host Gloucester in Saturday's European Champions Cup fixture at Stade Pierre-Antoine (17:30 GMT).
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Lewis Boyce, Christian Judge, Will Stuart and Mike Williams: Bath sign four forwards

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:01
Bath announce the signing of four forwards for next season, including Harlequins prop Lewis Boyce.
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Recently-promoted Bristol want Premiership ring-fenced

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:54
Bristol Bears owner Steve Lansdown calls for a ring-fenced Premiership with no promotion or relegation for three years.
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European Champions Cup: Saracens v Glasgow

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:21
Saracens wing Sean Maitland will not face former club Glasgow in the team's Champions Cup pool decider on Saturday.
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European Challenge Cup: Bristol Bears v Enisei-STM Krasnoyarsk

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:06
Team news as Pat Lam's Bristol host Russian side Enisei in Saturday's European Challenge Cup tie at Ashton Gate (15:00 GMT).
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European Challenge Cup: Bordeaux-Begles v Connacht (Sat)

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:01
Team news as Bordeaux-Begles host Connacht in Saturday's European Challenge Cup fixture at Stade Chaban-Delmas (15:00 GMT).
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O'Mahony fit for Munster's Exeter game (Sat)

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:06
Peter O'Mahony will start Munster's Champions Cup Pool Two decider against Exeter after recovering from a rib injury.
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European Champions Cup: Leicester Tigers v Ulster

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:03
Team news as Leicester Tigers host Ulster in Saturday's European Champions Cup fixture at Welford Road (15:15 GMT).
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European Challenge Cup: Sale Sharks v Perpignan

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:50
Team news as Sale Sharks host Perpignan in Saturday's European Challenge Cup fixture at the AJ Bell Stadium (15:00 GMT).
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European Champions Cup: Racing 92 v Scarlets (Sat)

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:14
Wales centre Jonathan Davies returns to captain Scarlets in their final Champions Cup match against Racing 92 on Saturday.
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European Challenge Cup: Worcester Warriors v Stade Francais

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:13
Team news as Worcester host Stade Francais in Saturday's final European Challenge Cup group game at Sixways (13:00 GMT).
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European Champions Cup: Cardiff Blues v Lyon (Sat)

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:00
Nick Williams captains the Cardiff Blues for the first time as John Mulvihill makes 11 changes for their game against Lyon.
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European Challenge Cup: Pau v Ospreys (Sat)

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:00
Ospreys rest their current Wales stars for Saturday's Challenge Cup game away at Pau, with only a slim chance of being among the best runners-up.
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Gatland interested in Lions 2021 coaching role

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:50
Warren Gatland says he has had "informal conversations" over coaching the 2021 British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa.
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