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Courtnall Skosan: Northampton Saints sign Springbok winger from Sigma Lions

Tue, 08/24/2021 - 12:53
Northampton Saints sign South Africa winger Courtnall Skosan on an undisclosed-length deal.
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Rugby Championship double-headers to be held in Queensland

Tue, 08/24/2021 - 08:04
Eight Rugby Championship double-headers are to be held in Queensland with Covid-19 lockdowns impacting New Zealand and Australia.
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Barbarian Women: Invitational team to play South Africa in Twickenham double-header

Mon, 08/23/2021 - 13:54
Barbarian Women are set to play South Africa at Twickenham in a double-header with the men on 27 November.
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Tim Swinson: Saracens second-rower extends contract with Premiership side

Mon, 08/23/2021 - 12:20
Tim Swinson extends his contract with Premiership side Saracens by a year until the end of the 2021-22 season.
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Cwmllynfell rugby player Alex Evans dies during match

Sun, 08/22/2021 - 15:37
Alex Evans's team says they have "lost a brother on the field and it is hurting so much".
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Rugby Championship: South Africa beat Argentina with two second-half tries

Sat, 08/21/2021 - 18:58
Second-half tries from Makazole Mapimpi and Malcolm Marx help South Africa to a 29-10 victory over Argentina in the Rugby Championship.
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Sean Fitzpatrick: Wales must boost regional game to challenge top sides, says All Blacks great

Sat, 08/21/2021 - 12:18
New Zealand great Sean Fitzpatrick says Wales must build from the bottom up if the national team is ever to taste victory over the All Blacks again.
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Leicester Tigers: Premiership club join forces with Lichfield to form women's team

Fri, 08/20/2021 - 12:03
Leicester Tigers and Lichfield have launched a women's team and are set to apply for a Premier 15s license.
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New Zealand cancel Bledisloe Cup match in Australia and home Tests against South Africa

Fri, 08/20/2021 - 09:24
New Zealand have cancelled their Bledisloe Cup match in Australia and two home Tests against South Africa because of travel restrictions.
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Toutai Kefu out of hospital and "doing well' after attack

Wed, 08/18/2021 - 15:24
Tonga coach and former Australia great Toutai Kefu says he is out of hospital and "doing well" after a violent attack by intruders at his home.
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England women face New Zealand twice plus USA and Canada in autumn home Test series

Tue, 08/17/2021 - 09:30
England's women will meet World Cup holders New Zealand in back-to-back matches as the Red Roses contest four home Tests this autumn.
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Ollie Lindsay-Hague: Newcastle Falcons sign sevens outside-back on short-term deal

Mon, 08/16/2021 - 16:51
Newcastle Falcons sign Olympic rugby sevens player Ollie Lindsay-Hague on a short-term deal.
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Theo McFarland: Saracens sign Samoa lock ahead of Premiership return

Mon, 08/16/2021 - 16:41
Premiership newcomers Saracens sign Samoa international Theo McFarland on an undisclosed long-term deal.
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Toutai Kefu: Rugby star and family attacked in their Brisbane home

Mon, 08/16/2021 - 08:53
Toutai Kefu and three family members suffer "significant injuries" in a suspected botched burglary.
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British and Irish Lions greats ask for law change on substitutes to prevent death on field

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 12:01
Five British and Irish Lions greats ask World Rugby to change laws on substitutions, fearing a player could die on the field otherwise.
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British and Irish Lions: Historic series win in New Zealand remembered 50 years on

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 10:35
Half a century on, BBC Sport Wales recalls how the British and Irish Lions secured the one series win over New Zealand in their history.
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Rugby Championship: New Zealand beat Australia 57-22 to claim Bledisloe Cup

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 10:02
New Zealand make a dominant start to the Rugby Championship, inflicting a bruising 57-22 defeat on Australia at Eden Park to claim the Bledisloe Cup.
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NFL: Christian Wade will 'shock the world', says Buffalo Bills team-mate Efe Obada

Sat, 08/14/2021 - 09:02
Christian Wade's American football dream is about to come true, says his fellow Briton and new Buffalo Bills team-mate Efe Obada.
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Strictly Come Dancing: Ex-rugby star Ugo Monye completes 2021 line-up

Fri, 08/13/2021 - 23:13
Ugo Monye will join Olympic swimmer Adam Peaty and 13 other stars when the show returns next month.
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Blair Cowan: London Irish veteran cleared to take up move to Japan

Fri, 08/13/2021 - 15:10
London Irish release Blair Cowan from his contract in order to take up a playing opportunity in Japan.
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