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England World Cup Squad Announced

View image | gettyimages.com England have announced their squad for the upcoming Rugby World Cup with Sam Burgess the biggest surprise in the squad, having ousted Luther Burrell for one of the centre positions. Exeter’s Henry Slade is also included in a squad that contains a mixture of both youth ...

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Gatland axes 3 Wales stars

View image | gettyimages.com With the Rugby World Cup just around the corner, Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland has sprung a huge surprise with the axing of James Hook, Richard Hibbard and Mike Phillips from his squad.  All three players have also played for the British and Irish Lions but ...

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Ashton left out as England cut squad

England winger Chris Ashton has been dropped from the nation’s pre-World Cup training squad. Ashton, who has scored 19 tries for England in 39 appearances, was the biggest name of seven players that head coach Stuart Lancaster was forced to leave out. He said; “The competition for places has been very ...

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