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Wasps sign Boks star

Embed from Getty Images   London Wasps have made their thirteenth summer signing after bringing in South African full back, Willie Le Roux. The 26 year old, who has already made 37 caps for the Springboks, will arrive at the Premiership side once his current spell in Japan with the ...

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Six Nations dates set to stay, for now

Embed from Getty Images   The RFU have confirmed that the Six Nation’s are likely to remain in its usual February and March slot amidst propositions for it to be moved to April. New World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont said starting the tournament later “could be a solution” in establishing ...

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Farrell in for Autralia encounter

Embed from Getty Images   Owen Farrell will start for England in Saturday’s first testa against Australia, manager Eddie Jones has confirmed. The Saracens man will start the match in Brisbane at fly half, with Luther Burrell replacing him at inside centre, whilst George Ford drops to the bench after ...

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England replace Lancaster with Eddie Jones

View image | gettyimages.com   The RFU have announced that Australian Eddie Jones will replace Stuart Lancaster as the new England head coach. The 55 year old, who becomes England’s first foreign coach, brings a wealth of international experience to the position as England look to progress from their disappointing ...

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All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu dies aged 40

View image | gettyimages.com   New Zealand rugby legend Jonah Lomu has died aged just 40. The All Blacks star, who was diagnosed with a rare and serious kidney condition in 1996, goes down as one of the sport’s greatest ever players.   Tongan descendant Lomu began his illustrious international ...

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Rugby World Cup: Fiji 47-15 Uruguay

View image | gettyimages.com   Fiji ended their World Cup campaign on a high as they comfortably beat Uruguay to secure 4th place in Pool A. It was a seven-try thriller at the Stadium MK as over 30,000 spectators witnessed a strong performance from the Fijians. The first points on ...

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