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Rugby United New York re-signs Connor Wallace-SimsThe 25-year-old has been part of the team since their inception and follows the recent contract extensions of fellow backs Harry Bennett and Troy Lockyear.

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Ireland hopeful Sean Raggett makes permanent switch to PortsmouthThe central defender, who spent last season on loan at Pompey, was recently released by Norwich City.

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Dear Australian rugby: Cool your jets. Love, Australian rugbyEvery now and then, something is said in a press conference that immediately breaks free of the standard cliché and routine.

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'A lot of clubs in the Championship and beyond wanted TroyMillwall manager Gary Rowett is thrilled to have secured the loan signing of Irish youngster Troy Parrott.

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Puerta reveals he lied about failed drug test after French Open final loss to NadalThe 2005 triumph against Mariano Puerta marked the first of 12 titles at Roland Garros for Rafael Nadal.

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Jamie Roberts keeps his promise by returning to Wales to join the DragonsIt is understood the 33-year-old centre, who last played for Wales in 2017, has signed a one-year deal.

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England star Tom Wood undergoes life-saving surgery after docs discovered blood clot and will miss start ofTOM WOOD needed life-saving surgery after being diagnosed with a blood clot in his lungs.

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Tom Wood: Northampton Saints flanker to miss Premiership restart because of blocked arteryNorthampton flanker Tom Wood will miss the restart of the Premiership season after being diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism in July.

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A rebuttal of Alan JonesIf you're like me and you read The Australian, then Alan Jones' weekly stream of consciousness is probably becoming quite tedious.

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Andres Vilaseca is Uruguay's new captainThe 29-year-old replaces Juan Manuel Gaminara, who led Los Teros for four years following RWC 2015.

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Lock stocks: Ireland's 7-deep second row pecking order with James Ryan outAndy Farrell is facing some interesting selection issues should James Ryan fail to recover in time for the resumption of the Six Nations.

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'If we're at the level we're at now next season, it won't be good enough'James Milner has urged his Liverpool team-mates not to rest on their laurels after the success of this season.

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'I think we are going to be very sore after it'Chris Fusaro believes there is a lot to be excited about at Glasgow Warriors as the PRO14 club get ready to return to action.

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Tom Wood to miss rugby restart after surgery to remove blood clotWood, 33, was treated promptly at Northampton General Hospital, and was cleared to begin non-contact training from today.

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Jamie Roberts: Wales centre signs for DragonsWales centre Jamie Roberts joins Dragons to return to Welsh regional rugby for the first time in seven years.

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Sporting tributes from Derry paid to 'wonderful ambassador' John HumeThe former SDLP leader, who was president of Derry City FC, has passed away at the age of 83.

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Celebrate rugby's return with the new issue of Rugby World magazineThe wait is nearly over. Professional rugby returns to the UK and Ireland this month, with the Gallagher Premiership and Guinness Pro14 restarting.

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Dragons sign Wales and Lions centre Jamie RobertsDragons have confirmed the signing of Wales and British and Irish Lions star Jamie Roberts.

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RWC mastermind Loffreda given new Pumas roleThe Argentine Rugby Union have confirmed that Marcelo Loffreda will over as of Monday as the new sports manager for the Los Pumas National Team.

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James Ryan set for up to 12 weeks on the sidelinesLeinster and Ireland lock could miss some significant fixtures with shoulder injury.

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Gabriel Ibitoye: Harlequins winger moves to French Top 14 club AgenHarlequins winger Gabriel Ibitoye joins French Top 14 side Agen after the two clubs agreed a compensation fee.

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Harlequins accept six-figure transfer fee for Gabriel IbitoyeHarlequins have confirm a deal has today been finalised that will see Ibitoye leave the Club with immediate effect to join French Top14 club, Agen.

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Jamie Roberts transfer saga finally comes to an endThe 33-year-old powerhouse had been a free agent after his five-month deal with Super Rugby franchise the Stormers came to an end.

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Shoulder injury to keep James Ryan out of Leinster's restart plansThe resumed season seems to be over before it started for the Ireland lock.

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Can you name the top 21 appearance makers in Six Nations history?We've given you 5 minutes to try and have listed the country they played for and their number of appearances.

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Harlequins and Agen agree mid-season transfer fee for IbitoyeHarlequins have confirmed that a deal has been finalised with Agen that will see Gabriel Ibitoye leave the club with immediate effect to join French Top14 club.

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The top five performers in AustraliaFinn Morton looks at the top five performers from Round five of the Super Rugby Australia.

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Scotland pinch Dalziel from Glasgow Warriors, who swoop for Kelly BrownScotland have confirmed John Dalziel will join Gregor Townsend's backroom staff as Forwards Coach following a successful stint in a similar role at Glasgow Warriors.

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Major blow for Leinster and Ireland as Ryan ruled out for up to 12 weeksThe province have confirmed that the second row suffered a shoulder injury recently and has had a procedure to address the issue.

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Fresh ideas to give hope to underachieving GloucesterWith the thrilling news that the Premiership season will resume on August 15, we go through each of the teams looking to end the campaign on a high.

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Hamilton picks some wildcards for starting Lions XV to face Springboks in 2021Scottish legend Jim Hamilton has named his starting British and Irish Lions XV to face the Springboks on the tour set to take place next summer.

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Six Exeter Chiefs youngsters depart on loanExeter Chiefs will be helping to supplement the squad of newly-promoted Taunton Titans ahead of their first season in National League One following news that six of the club's young players will be joining on dual-registered terms.

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Kelly Brown leaves Saracens after 10 years to take up Glasgow coaching roleThe Scot joined Saracens from the Warriors in 2010, making over 150 appearances in his seven years playing with the North London club.

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All Black star comes under scrutiny for 'soccer' stuntAll Blacks scrumhalf Aaron Smith has been in sublime form in Super Rugby Aotearoa but his actions have come under the microscope after ‘pulling a hollywood'.

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Ronnie O'Sullivan races to 108-minute win, the quickest in Crucible historyShaun Murphy's previous record of 149 minutes was blown away this morning.

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Gatland tactics the real reason for Chiefs' woes?Michael Pulman takes a closer look at why the Chiefs are not just winless, but have failed dismally on attack.

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Danny Care's five youngsters to star for England at next World CupHarlequins scrum-half Danny Care reveals which England youngsters to keep an eye on over the next few years in three key areas.

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SSE Airtricity League match postponed amid suspected Covid case for Waterford playerThe player travelled with the squad for their match against Shelbourne on Saturday.

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Grassroots Rugby to be hit by cuts ?A blog about rugby union.

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My Life in Rugby: Ex-Wallabies, Reds, and Worcester full-back Chris LathamNews and opinion from The Rugby Paper - the UK's no.1 selling rugby title. On sale every Sunday in England and Wales and available worldwide digitally.

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Home comforts a major plus for determined Julian SaveaReturning wing Julian Savea is looking to press his claims for a long-term contract at the Hurricanes as he begins training with the team.

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Top 20 Rugby Captains countdown: Part TwoNews and opinion from The Rugby Paper - the UK's no.1 selling rugby title. On sale every Sunday in England and Wales and available worldwide digitally.

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BLM: Folau makes another controversial moveAustralian rugby star Israel Folau was at the centre of fresh controversy on Sunday when he opted against taking a knee at the Super League opener.

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Gloucester re-sign Franco Marais until the end of the seasonNews and opinion from The Rugby Paper - the UK's no.1 selling rugby title. On sale every Sunday in England and Wales and available worldwide digitally.

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Folau stirs further controversy after not taking a knee before Super League gameCatalans Dragons player Israel Folau sparked fresh controversy at the weekend after deciding not to take a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Who's hot and who's not!It's time for our Monday wrap of who has their name in lights and who is making the headlines for all the wrong reasons over the past week.

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Israel Folau explains why he refused to take the knee for Black Lives MatterIsrael Folau was at the centre of fresh controversy on Sunday when he opted against taking a knee in a Super League anti-racism protest.

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Ford: 'I don't think anyone would be playing three games in one week'George Ford is confident rugby union's top players will not be allowed to burn themselves out as they prepare to return to action.

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Smith and Weber exchange pleasantries in the shortest Aotearoa brawlNew footage has emerged of the shortest brawl in New Zealand's Super Rugby Aotearoa between Highlanders scrumhalf Aaron Smith and his Chiefs counterpart Brad Weber.

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Japan-bound star signs for Gloucester on short term contractFranco will re-join the squad for training today, as preparations continue for the eagerly anticipated restart.

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Reds rue deplorable disciplineQueensland are stewing that poor discipline cost them a win over the Brumbies with Liam Wright saying it's a focus for their Super Rugby AU clash with the Waratahs.

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Barrett brilliance sets up Christie brace and Blues Try of the Round contenderThe Blues secured a much-deserved 32-21 away win over the Highlanders during Super Rugby Aotearoa.

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Westbrook fires Rockets to win over Bucks, Boston see off Portland fightbackJaylen Brown and Gordon Hayward delivered at crucial moments for the Celtics after the Trailblazers stormed back.

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Quiz: How well do you remember the 2011-12 Premier League season?Man City won the Premier League for the first time. How many clubs had won it in total by the end of that season?

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How can sports organisations bring locked-out fans closer to the action?We may be a while away from packed stadiums, but many innovations could help fill the void for now.

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The Offload: Schools rugby talk in the Seanad appears tone deafVincent Martin believes Newbridge College and Clongowes Wood should be allowed play.

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Top 14 club-by-club 2020-21 Season Preview: ClermontThe 2020/21 Clermont squad looks stronger, more balanced and has a back line to terrify even the most organised of defences.

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Top five performers in New ZealandAlex McLeod looks at the top five performers from Round Eight of Super Rugby Aotearoa.

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What are CVC's plans for rugby?Rugby World finds out why the private equity company is investing in different rugby tournaments.

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Reds to focus on the man in the mirrorThe Queensland Reds will spend more time this week looking in the mirror than at their next Super Rugby AU opponents NSW Waratahs after their heart-breaking loss last round.

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Every young player needs a mentor… even if they put the fear of God into themConan Byrne recalls his initiation into the League of Ireland and how it shaped his love for the domestic game.

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Rugby: 'The Bus' Savea pulls into Wellington looking for long-term stayFormer All Blacks winger Julian Savea reported for his first day of training with the Wellington Hurricanes on Monday, keenly aware the next few weeks will decide the direction of his professional career.

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Japan-bound Marais returns to GloucesterGloucester confirmed that Japan-bound Franco Marais will return to Kingsholm until the end of the season.

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Forging a new identity when the Premier League dream begins to fadeBeing released at the age of 19 was 'the best thing that could have happened' to Gavin Donoghue.

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Parking 'The Bus': Former All Blacks star Julian Savea reveals plans for future in New Zealand rugbyFormer All Black Julian Savea is hoping his short stay with the Hurricanes to round out Super Rugby Aotearoa turns into a permanent opportunity.

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Gloucester re-sign South African hooker Franco MaraisGloucester have announced that South African hooker Franco Marais will return to Kingsholm on a short-term deal until the end of the season.

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Super Rugby Aotearoa: The reason why Dan Carter may never debut for the BluesThe long-time Crusaders No. 10 and 112-match All Black was named to make his debut for the Blues against the Hurricanes in round six of the Super Rugby Aotearoa season, but was withdrawn from the final team sheet after succumbing to a calf injury leading into the match.

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'I thought it was the right call': Aaron Mauger and Leon MacDonald respond to controversial Aaron Smith penalty callThe Highlanders and Blues bosses had differing takes on the highly-criticised penalty called against Karl Tu'inukuafe on Aaron Smith.

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The Chiefs are better for Cruden's contribution and not every franchise can say thatWe're quick to laud returning All Blacks greats - and to imagine all manner of deeds they might perform - but there's a reason guys go in the first place.

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Dan Carter admits stint with Blues may end without an appearance due to 'old-man calves'Dan Carter has conceded he might not appear for the Auckland Blues at all in Super Rugby Aotearoa, with the side only having one more game remaining in domestic competition.

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Why Warren Gatland and the Chiefs shouldn't get a free pass for their form in Super Rugby AotearoaWhichever way the bread is sliced, it's hard to deny that the Chiefs may be getting a bit of a pass for some of their failings in Super Rugby Aotearoa.

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Victor Comptat signs for Olympique MarcquoisVictor Comptat has signed a two-year contract with French Fédérale 1 club Olympique Marcquois Rugby.

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Five of the best: The top five performers in round eight of Super Rugby AotearoaThere is just a fortnight remaining in Super Rugby Aotearoa, and, with one win separating them from the title, it's fair to say the competition is the Crusaders' for the taking.

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Folau remains standing as team mates kneel for Black Lives MatterReuters) - Israel Folau's decision not to kneel down with his team mates before Sunday's Super League match between his Catalan Dragons and St Helens was a "personal choice", his coach Steve McNamara said.

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Carter recognises 'old-man calves' may prevent any Blues appearanceDan Carter has conceded he might not appear for the Auckland Blues at all in Super Rugby Aotearoa, with the side only having one more game remaining in domestic competition.

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Thomas triumphs in Tennessee as Lowry enjoys strong final day at WGC St Jude InvitationalOFFALY’S SHANE LOWRY enjoyed a strong final day at the WGC St Jude Invitational, finishing the pick of the Irish in Memphis, Tennessee.

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Five of the best: The top performers of round five of Super Rugby AUSuper Rugby AU might've just had its best round yet, with both the Melbourne Rebels and ACT Brumbies fighting until the final whistle of their matches to earn important wins.

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Premier League start date ‘too early' for Chelsea boss Frank LampardFRANK LAMPARD HAS called on the Premier League to give Chelsea a ‘fair start’ to the new campaign and not risk further injury to his players.

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Super Rugby Aotearoa scenarios: How a winner can be decidedWith just two rounds of Super Rugby Aotearoa action remaining, a title winner could be decided as early as Sunday.

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Red-hot Ronnie O'Sullivan makes flying start in bid for sixth world titleRONNIE O’SULLIVAN REQUIRED just one hour and 22 minutes to establish an 8-1 overnight lead against Thailand’s Thepchaiya Un-Nooh as their eagerly-anticipated first-round clash turned into a one-man rampage.

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Franco Marais: Gloucester hooker to see out season before Japan moveSouth African hooker Franco Marais returns to Gloucester on a deal until the end of the Premiership season.

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'Treasonous acts' within WP RugbyWestern Province Rugby Football Union President Zelt Marais has revealed that plans are afoot to 'transform' the board of directors, following what he labelled 'treasonous' behaviour of some officials.

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Israel Folau at centre of fresh controversy after choosing not to 'take a knee' before Super League matchControversial former Wallaby fullback Israel Folau is drawing fire once again after he chose not to take a knee before Catalan Dragons Super League match with St Helens at Headingley.

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'I was considered not to be Irish… I could have buckled at any stage and drank'John O'Flynn reflects on his career with Cork City, Peterborough United, Limerick and others.

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Wright's early goal helps Bohs close the gap at the top as Cork City left rooted to the bottomMeanwhile, Shamrock Rovers II and Drogheda United drew in the First Division - and Hoops starlet Kevin Zefi made his League of Ireland debut at 15.

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'Everyone was in awe of him, he's still got that aura about him'The world's best rugby league player can't wait to run off Sonny Bill Williams. James Tedesco believes Williams' Roosters return will inspire everyone.

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Gloucester re-sign Japan bound hooker MaraisGloucester Rugby have confirmed that Japan-bound hooker Franco Marais will return to Kingsholm until the end of the season.

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Five-star Celtic begin quest for 10-in-a-row on a high against hapless HamiltonAccies midfielder Scott Martin reduced the deficit with a deflected strike but Edouard notched twice early in the second half – with substitute Patryk Klimala adding a late fifth – to fire out a warning to the rest of the top flight, but most especially their only credible title rivals Rangers, who narrowly beat Aberdeen on Saturday.

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All the weekend highlightsWATCH as we bring you all the highlights from the past weekend's matches!

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Aussie abroad: Daniel HalangahuDaniel Halangahu could scarcely be in a better place right now. The former Waratahs flyhalf is currently based in Auckland working for the Blues rugby franchise as skills and backs coach.

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Newtownshandrum reel off 11 unanswered points to take dramatic late win in CorkThere were also wins for Newcestown and Fermoy in the Cork SHC.

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Jim Hamilton's 2021 British and Irish Lions selectionFormer Scotland second row Jim Hamilton has picked his starting fifteen for the 2021 British and Irish Lions Tour of South Africa.

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Brumbies faith in youngster pays offBrumbies captain Allan Alaalatoa was full of praise for his match-winning youngster Mack Hansen.

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How Pumas could line up for South American ChampionshipConfirmation of the 2020 version of the South American Championship is forthcoming. Argentina are set to join Brazil, Chile and, hosts, Uruguay in the Four-Nations tournament.

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Corofin put 7-17 past All-Ireland intermediate champions in Galway openerThe reigning All-Ireland champions senior didn't take long to find their groove.

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Lewis Hamilton survives late drama to secure seventh British Grand Prix victoryThe world champion had looked on course for a straightforward triumph until the final lap.

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Cesar Azpilicueta says Chelsea were punished for easing off in FA Cup finalThe Blues squandered an early lead to lose 2-1 to Arsenal at Wembley with Azpilicueta and Christian Pulisic suffering injuries.

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Stats prove how good Robert Du Preez really isRobert du Preez received plenty of criticism when he was playing in South Africa.

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Former England centre: Folau 'the best talent I've played with in either code'Dual-code former England centre Joel Tomkins has described Wallaby outcast and now teammate Israel Folau as "absolutely unbelievable" and believes Super League club Catalan Dragons are "lucky" to have him.

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Memorable Americas Tries: Al Charron vs Romania in 1995In a memorable RWC performance Canada were 34-3 winners over Romania in Port Elizabeth in 1995.

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Top 14 club-by-club 2020/21 season preview: ToulouseToulouse head coach Ugo Mola has a return to European glory in his sights as he rebuilds France's most successful club in his own image.

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REVEALED: How Argentina will prepare for Rugby ChampsSouth American Six Nations to take place in Uruguay during September featuring the Pumas, Uruguay, Brazil and Chile.

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All Blacks claim No.1 and No.2 spot on ex-England skipper Dallagio's opensides GOAT listFormer England captain Lawrence Dallaglio has named a pair of All Blacks as his picks for the greatest opensides of all-time.

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Keane's AFL debut ends in disappointment as Collingwood suffer shock defeatIn one of the upsets of the season, Fremantle claimed a dramatic victory.

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Where are they now? England's 2003 Grand Slam winnersMartin Johnson was the name on England fans' lips in 2003 as he led the Red Rose to their first Grand Slam triumph for eight years on a day to remember in.

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The Wrap: Super Rugby AU comes of age in Canberra thrillerI woke indecently early on Sunday morning, at 4:45am, restless and still trying to comprehend the Reds' 24-22 loss to the Brumbies on Saturday night.

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England star abused for his Welsh heritageDewi Morris, part of the 95 England World Cup semi-final team talks about how he and his family were abused by the Welsh because he played for England.

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Exclusive: Jono Ross on title hopes and Manu TuilagiWith the English Premiership season due to restart on Friday, August 14, Planet Rugby caught up with Sale Sharks captain Jono Ross.

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WATCH: 130kg prop attempts bizarre WWE move to mixed resultsMelbourne Rebels prop Pone Fa'amausili performed a bizarre WWE-style flip during Friday's Super Rugby AU clash with the Western Force.

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Report: Paper reveal judge's findings in Etzebeth racism rowA former Judge has found after conducting a thorough internal investigation that Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth is not guilty of either racism or assault.

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Rocket Ronnie O'Sullivan happy to cool his jets as he looks for title number sixO’Sullivan famously delivered a 147 in five minutes and 20 seconds in his match against Mick Price in the 1997 Championships but says he has no intention of trying to keep pace with Thai qualifier Thepchaiya Un-Nooh, who has been timed at less than 17 seconds per shot.

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Epic video shows off the immense defensive abilities of England star Sam UnderhillA new video montage has arisen which demonstrates the awesome tackling technique and raw power of England back rower Sam Underhill.

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Emiliano Boffelli closes in on move to PremiershipIts been reported that Emiliano Boffelli could make a move to the Gallagher Premiership after talks with Racing 92 broke down.

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Caique Silva to play in PortugalThe 27-year-old will join CDUL for the 2020-2021 season, doing so from Corinthians. The move means that the loose head prop departs São Paulo and the Súper Liga Americana de Rugby.

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Sunday Social: 100 up, a magical moment and big hitsIt is time for Planet Rugby's Sunday Social, your quirky recap of the serious and not so serious talking points from the past week's action.

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Racism saga of Springbok lock finally laid to rest?Eben Etzebeth has been cleared of all racism and assault charges following an internal investigation by former judge Johann vd Westhuizen...

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The Scottish cast-off coming up hard in New Zealand rugbyHamilton Burr was sweeping up leaves on a stud farm in Waikato, carefully tip-toeing past mares he reckoned to be "worth more than me" when his phone rang.

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The Second Captain who went in search of George Gibney and more of the week's best sportswritingPlus, Anthony Daly revists the Offaly trilogy of '98, the 'sit-in' and what haunts him most from a painful year.

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Can you name the World Cup's leading try scorers?12 players have scored an impressive 10 tries or more at the Rugby World Cup over the years.

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All Blacks star's horrible fold draws comparisons to THAT Jerry CollinsAll Blacks scrum half Aaron Smith was brutally folded in half by Akira Ioane as he attempted to tackle the Blues number eight in Sunday's Super Rugby Aotearoa clash.

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'That will be one of the big aims for this yearBack at the family home in Ballina, Connacht hooker Dave Heffernan managed to build a tall hoop to aim his throws at and got through the daily reps that are part and parcel of the gig.

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'When I was at Sarries I always felt on edge with the coaches, I never felt like I fully had their trust'It's 16 months since ACL victim Nathan Earle last played a Harlequins match, a purgatory that ends with the Premiership's long-awaited restart on August 14.

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'It's never been mentioned and it's never crossed my mind'Steve Borthwick has not discussed the potential of touring South Africa with the British and Irish Lions with his new Leicester Tigers bosses.

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A Japanese Top League 2021 'new entrants' XVComing off the back of a break-through Rugby World Cup in Japan last year, it was always likely that there was going to a Northern Hemisphere hue to the new influx of players ahead of the 2021 Japanese Top League season.

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Super Rugby Aotearoa: Blues player ratings vs HighlandersAfter having beaten the Highlanders in Dunedin for the first time in nine years, the Blues have rated highly following their Super Rugby Aotearoa victory.

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Springboks split over move northWATCH as Stormers coach John Dobson gives some insight into the vexed issued of South Africa's proposed move to the Northern Hemisphere.

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‘It's weird, you can hear Wardy's voice echo through the whole of Dalymount'Bohemians defender Rob Cornwall on life during the pandemic and adjusting to the new normal.

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Charlie Ewels buoyed by Bath's restart preparationsBath captain Charlie Ewels is backing his side to hit the ground running when their season resumes against London Irish on Saturday, August 15.

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Christie double gives Auckland Blues win, keeps title hopes aliveFinlay Christie scored an early try in each half as the Auckland Blues beat the Otago Highlanders 32-21 in their Super Rugby Aotearoa clash in Dunedin on Sunday to keep the race for the domestic title still alive.

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My Springboks starting XV for the 2021 Lions seriesA British and Irish Lions tour is one of the great highlights of the rugby world, so a nation tends to send its best when the tourists come to play.

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VIDEO: Blues run Highlanders ragged to keep title hopes aliveThe Blues recorded their fifth win in Super Rugby Aotearoa when they beat the Highlanders 32-21 in Dunedin on Sunday.

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Super Rugby Aotearoa: Highlanders player ratings vs BluesA couple of admirable displays for the Highlanders in their 32-21 loss to the Blues in Dunedin.

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Five-try Blues get the better of HighlandersThe Blues continued with their impressive recent form when they claimed a deserved 32-21 win over the Highlanders in Dunedin on Sunday.

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Super Rugby Aotearoa: Blues stay in title contention with dominant win over HighlandersThe Blues have sent a message to the rest of Super Rugby Aotearoa as they ended the Highlanders' faint title hopes with a hard-fought 32-21 win in Dunedin.

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Aaron Smith criticised for milking play against the spirit of the gameAll Black halfback has been in sublime form in Super Rugby Aotearoa but his actions have come under the microscope after 'pulling a hollywood'.

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Watch: Caleb Clarke shows his prowess as New Zealand's form wing as Blues slice Highlanders defence to scoreThere's a growing chorus of support for Blues sensation Caleb Clarke to earn a maiden call-up to the All Blacks, and he showed why against the Highlanders in Dunedin.

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RECAP: Highlanders v BluesWelcome to our coverage of the Super Rugby Aotearoa Round Eight encounter between the Highlanders and Blues in Dunedin.

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Report: Argentina to play in South American Championship ahead of Rugby ChampionshipArgentina are set to play in the South American Championship as preparation for their Rugby Championship campaign in New Zealand later this year.

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LIVE: Highlanders vs BluesFollow all the action on blog from the Super Rugby Aotearoa clash between the Highlanders and Blues at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin.

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Former England Sevens star playing in MLR: 'It's more of a 'when' than an 'if' this league takes off'A former England Sevens star while also a current player and director of operations for the Seattle Seawolves, Mat Turner believes Major League Rugby has a big future.

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Sam Cane silences the critics with statement performance over Crusaders upstart back rowChiefs and All Blacks captain Sam Cane has come under fire in 2020 for his failure to stamp his mark in Super Rugby Aotearoa when other loose forwards have been standout performers.

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Another shocker for McIlroy as Todd clings to WGC lead, Lowry going wellBRENDON TODD CLUNG to a one-stroke lead after Saturday’s third round of the WGC St. Jude Invitational with South Korea’s An Byeoung-hun, Justin Thomas and Phil Mickelson making a charge.

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Juve crash in season finale, Inter finish second and Lazio star matches Serie A goals recordJUVENTUS CRASHED TO their second consecutive defeat as the Serie A champions finished their season with a 3-1 home loss against Roma on Saturday, days before their Champions League campaign resumes.

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Belfast's Tennyson lands British lightweight title in Eddie Hearn's gardenBELFAST’S JAMES TENNYSON produced an explosive performance to claim the British lightweight title at Matchroom Fight Camp tonight.

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Former world champion blames sanitised balls for struggles in Crucible openerThe former world champion, who had fashioned a 5-4 lead in the opening session in front of a handful of fans on Friday, went on to win 10-7 and become the first player to wrap up victory since fans were belatedly barred from the event.

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Mayo star O'Connor sees red as reigning champions Ballintubber held to draw in openerMayo star forward Cillian O’Connor was shown a straight red card in his first taste of competitive action in 2020 as his side — who were three points up at half time — drew 0-7 to 1-4 at Ray Prendergast Memorial Park, Clogher.

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Penalty delivers Brumbies last-gasp winSubstitute Mack Hansen has nailed a penalty kick after the siren to give the Brumbies a thrilling 22-20 Super Rugby AU victory over the Queensland Reds.

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RIDICULOUS skill by All Black in waitingWATCH as Crusaders utility back Will Jordan demonstrated his mercurial skills against the Chiefs on Saturday with a ridiculous touch-saver in Hamilton.

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Top14 hits Covid-19 setbackThere's been a setback for the resumption of rugby in France, with news that three players at Top 14 side LOU Rugby have tested positive for COVID-19.

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New boy Curtis Campher the star again as Ireland set England 213 for victoryADIL RASHID BECAME the first England spinner to reach 150 one-day international wickets while Ireland were grateful for a second successive fifty from Curtis Campher to reach a respectable total at the Ageas Bowl.

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'He's not going to get rattled by mistakes': Unheralded 22-year-old match winner praised by BrumbiesBrumbies captain Allan Alaalatoa never doubted unheralded youngster Mack Hansen would nail a match-winning penalty to sink Queensland.

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Gatland 'needs to resign'More pressure has been heaped on British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland after his Chiefs side slumped to a record-breaking eighth defeat in a row in Super Rugby Aotearoa.

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Double boost for Shamrock Rovers as Burke extends stay and Bolger returnsSHAMROCK ROVERS HAVE announced that Graham Burke and Aaron Bolger have both signed loan deals with the club.

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Green Party Senator calls on IRFU to allow rugby-playing schools reach 'the promised land'Green Party Senator Vincent Martin wants the final of Leinster Schools Senior Cup to take place.

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Three players test positive for COVID-19 at single Top 14 clubThere's been a setback for the resumption of rugby in France, with news that three players at Top 14 side LOU Rugby have tested positive for COVID-19.

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Former Liverpool and Leeds winger Harry Kewell is named Oldham bossThe Australian has previous managerial experience in League Two at Crawley and Notts County.

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VIDEO: Ref's howler divides Crusaders and Chiefs coachesCrusaders coach Scott Robertson has come out in staunch defence of referee Ben O'Keeffe following his side's 32-19 win over the Chiefs on Saturday.

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Ryan Kent nets winner as Rangers get off to flier against 10-man AberdeenThe Glasgow club made a positive start to the new Scottish Premiership season thank to Kent’s first-half goal.

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Pumas to play South American Championship before Rugby ChampionshipRosario3 report that the South American competition will be played in Uruguay over fifteen days in September.

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No positive results from first round of Irish Sevens' Covid-19 testingA total of 47 players and staff from both the men's and women's squads were tested.

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Split in Stormers camp over move to EuropeThe management of heretofore Super Rugby franchise - the Stormers - say there is a split over whether rugby in Europe is the best route for the game.

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Aparejadores sign Enzo Ignacio BeltraminoAparejadores have signed Enzo Ignacio Beltramino for the upcoming season. The Argentine fly half or fullback joins from rival Spanish club Independiente de Santander.

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WATCH: The 32 greatest front row tries in history will have you in stitchesYouTuber Andrew Forde has put together an awesome montage of the best tries from front rowers in history.

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Lewis Hamilton trails Valtteri Bottas in final British Grand Prix practiceHamilton is aiming to win his home race for a record seventh time, but the world champion will head into qualifying later on Saturday having failed to finish quickest in any of the three sessions so far this weekend.

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Brumbies edge Reds at the deathBrumbies replacement Mack Hansen converted a penalty at the death to help his team edge the Reds 22-20 in Canberra on Saturday.

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Another Brumbies late show leaves Reds desolateThe Brumbies, for the second time in Super Rugby AU, snatched a late victory as Mack Hansen kicked a last-minute penalty to rescue a 22-20 triumph over the Reds.

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Irish Rugby's virus-free status remains intact after Sevens testsThe union has been testing all its professionals in the two months, and unlike other professional rugby playing organizations, is yet to register a positive.

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Super Rugby AU: Brumbies leave it to 84th minute to edge RedsThe Brumbies remain unbeaten in Super Rugby AU after breaking Queensland hearts with a thrilling 22-20 victory after the siren in Canberra.

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VIDEO: Super Rugby Aotearoa highlights, Round EightCheck out the highlights from Round Eight of Super Rugby Aotearoa, starting with the Crusaders' win over the Chiefs in Hamilton.

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'It came backwards out of his hand… are you questioning it? 'Crusaders head coach Scott Robertson says he doesn't believe Sevu Reece's controversial try against the Chiefs included a knock-on in the lead-up.

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Calls for Warren Gatland to resign after latest record-breaking Chiefs lossMore pressure has been heaped on British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland, after his Chiefs side slumped to a record-breaking eighth defeat in a row in Super Rugby Aotearoa.

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Former Sligo Rovers boss Paul Cook explains why he has left WiganCook was in charge for three years and led the Latics to the League One title in 2017-18 before this season ended in farce.

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VIDEO: Controversial try helps Crusaders keep Chiefs winlessThe Chiefs still without a win in Super Rugby Aotearoa after they slumped to a 19-32 defeat to the Crusaders in Hamilton on Saturday.

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Crusaders beat Chiefs to put one hand on Super Rugby Aotearoa titleThe Canterbury Crusaders bounced back from their first loss of the competition and put one hand on the Super Rugby Aotearoa trophy on Saturday with a 32-19 victory over the Waikato Chiefs in Hamilton.

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Super Rugby AotearoaChiefs player ratings: The table-topping Crusaders travelled to Hamilton to take on cellar dwellers the Chiefs in Round 8 of Super Rugby Aotearoa.

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Controversial try helps Crusaders edge closer to titleThe Crusaders took a huge step towards claiming the inaugural Super Rugby Aotearoa title following a 32-19 triumph over the winless Chiefs in Hamilton.

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Tennyson ready to seize his moment, and Irish attention, in Hearn's gardenBelfast lightweight Tennyson has his own methods for keeping himself occupied as the clock ticks at an agonising pace towards first bell, but watching sport has never been one of them: he doesn’t watch much of it even generally and hasn’t seen any of the behind-closed-doors variety which he will experience first-hand tonight.

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LIVE NOW: Brumbies v RedsWelcome to our coverage of the Super Rugby AU Round Five encounter between the Brumbies and Reds in Canberra.

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'The WORST decision I have ever seen': Social media fires up as referee awards controversial Crusaders tryThe Chiefs just can't catch a break. While the Chiefs have at times been their own worst enemies, they've also been on the receiving end of some absolutely flummoxing refereeing decisions in Super Rugby Aotearoa.

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Alexandre Lacazette: My Arsenal future does not depend on Auba stayingThe France international is tied to the Gunners until 2022, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s deal expires next year.

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Crusaders consign Chiefs to worst-ever losing streakThe Crusaders have reaffirmed their position as favourites to take out Super Rugby Aotearoa after beating the Chiefs in Hamilton 32-19.

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Noves backing Toulouse for fifth European Cup successFormer Toulouse head backing his former club to land a fifth European crown and lift the Heineken Champions Cup for the first time.

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Jordan once again wows fans with RIDICULOUS skills in Super Rugby AotearoaCrusaders winger Will Jordan once again showed off some mercurial skills with a ridiculous touch-saver against the Chiefs on Saturday.

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Still serving the club at 39 and losing the home pitch to a sinkhole that looked like 'an earthquake'Tommy Freeman speaks to The42 after Magheracloone played their first championship game last weekend.

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Crusaders beast shows awesome pace to score 40-metre try against ChiefsCrusaders number eight Tom Sanders ran in from 40 metres to score a brilliant try on the wing against the Chiefs in Saturday's Super Rugby Aotearoa clash.

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Watch: Rampaging former Chief unleashed to barrel through Damian McKenzie for opening Crusaders tryThe Chiefs and Crusaders are both desperate for a win in tonight's Super Rugby Aotearoa derby - for very different reasons - but it's the visitors that have shown their dominance early in the game.

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LIVE NOW: Chiefs v CrusadersWelcome to our coverage of the Super Rugby Aotearoa Round Eight encounter between the Chiefs and the Crusaders in Hamilton.

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Allan Massie: Scotland must improve away record in order to increase Lions representationVodafone, announcing its sponsorship of next summer's Lions tour of South Africa, described the Lions as "the best example of unification we could find; it unifies the home nations, the whole of Ireland, and brings together family and friends."

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BLM: Is Divvy on his way back?For the first time since adding his name on the list of 50 former players and coaches who supported their cricketing counterparts, former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has broken his silence.

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Matt Williams: Time wasting and stoppages are making rugby unwatchableScoring system needs to be re-thought to encourage fast play and less breaks.

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LIVE: Chiefs vs CrusadersFollow all the action on the RugbyPass live blog from the Super Rugby Aotearoa clash between the Chiefs and Crusaders at Waikato Stadium in Hamilton.

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Errol Tobias: I wanted to show what was possible when you looked beyond colourIt's nearly 50 years since first black man played for Springboks and Ireland were the opposition.

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Crusaders and Chiefs milestone games not always occasions for celebrationIn tonight's match between the Chiefs and the Crusaders in Hamilton, Sam Whitelock will bring up 150 matches for the visitors.

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Isi Naisarani storms back into the Wallabies selection picture following 50th Super Rugby matchMelbourne coach Dave Wessels has hailed Isi Naisarani as the best backrower in Australia after the No.8 clinched their extra-time win over the Western Force in his first Super Rugby AU match.

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Anton Lienert-Brown explains Chiefs' ref frustrationsChiefs star Anton Lienert-Brown has opened up on the frustration over the side's Super Rugby Aotearoa losing streak, admitting it had played a part in the post-match incident involving referee Brendon Pickerill after a loss to the Blues on Sunday.

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Rebels see off Force in super timeMelbourne made no mistake with their second crack at super time, edging the Western Force 25-20 in their grudge match at Leichhardt Oval on Friday night.

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Lyon force penalties, but PSG triumph in French Cup final to seal doublePSG won the delayed French Cup last weekend. They were awarded the Ligue 1 title by virtue of being top when the season was ended in April with 10 rounds of matches unplayed because of the coronavirus crisis.

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Judd Trump battles back after first round scare at World ChampionshipsREIGNING WORLD CHAMPION Judd Trump had to win six of the last nine frames to secure a first round win over qualifier Tom Ford at the Crucible this evening.

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Time nearing for All Blacks star to make decision on Super Rugby futureWhen Jordie Barrett signed his latest contract with New Zealand Rugby almost a year ago to the day, a clause was included that allowed the 17-cap All Black to switch Super Rugby clubs after one year with the Hurricanes.

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Wexford secure first win, Cabinteely underline their spot atop division 1The crushing loss on restart night leaves Town still looking for their first point of the 2020 season after three outings, while Wexford move to five points thanks to Kaleem Simon’s brace after Ronan Manning had cancelled out Jack Doherty’s opener for the visitors.

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'I don't just want to be a Wallaby, I want to be a winning Wallaby'After four rounds of Super Rugby AU, a number of last year's history-making Junior Wallabies squad have stood up and made their presence known on the national stage.

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All Blacks, Wales or England: Highlanders star Michael Collins opens up on where his international allegiance liesWhen the Highlanders run out to face the Blues at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Sunday, it will almost be as if things will have come full circle for utility back Michael Collins.

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Reid goal rescues late draw for Ballyhale against Tullaroan in clash of All-Ireland champsEOIN REID PROVED Ballyhale’s saviour as his late goal rescued a 2-18 to 1-21 draw for the All-Ireland kingpins tonight against Tullaroan in the Kilkenny senior hurling opener at UPMC Nowlan Park tonight.

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Hanco Germishuys to carry on for Rugby United New YorkThe team confirmed a contract extension with the star flanker on Friday, joining the recent re-signings of fellow USA internationals Dylan Fawsitt, Nate Brakeley, and Kyle Sumsion.

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Sarsfields make strong start to claim victory in Cork opener over MidletonConor Lehane and Daniel Kearney featured in tonight's game.

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Austin re-signs Canadian flanker Moe AbdelmonemMoe Abdelmonem has re-signed with the Austin Gilgronis for the 2021 Major League Rugby season.

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146 days later, League of Ireland season resumes, as Sligo pick up first points of their campaign146 DAYS AFTER the last Premier Division game, the season resumed today with Sligo Rovers earning a surprise 2-0 win over below-par Derry City at the Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium.

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Irishman cycles the height of Mount Everest to set a new world recordDonegal's Ronan McLaughlin took only seven hours and four minutes to complete a distance of 8,848 metres.

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England women's and sevens squads to bear brunt of RFU cutsEngland’s Harriet Millar-Mills scores a try against Wales in the Women’s Six Nations. England Women have been told many players will not have their contracts renewed.

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Wales line up France fixture in six-match 2020 programmeWales are in line to face France in a warm-up match on 24 October as the beginning of a six-match international campaign in 2020.

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Massive front row blow for BullsThe Bulls suffered an injury setback on the eve of South Africa's return to play.

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Old Glory confirms Api Naikatini for 2021 seasonOld Glory DC have confirmed that Fijian lock Apisai Naikatini will stay with the team for the 2021 Major League Rugby season.

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VIDEO: Paul Treu reveals his new jobFormer national Sevens team mentor Paul Treu has a new coaching job.

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How five plus five doesn't add up: Part 1, 2021 transitionSuper Rugby Aotearoa has been a fantastic success at home and abroad, with huge crowds at the ground and huge TV audiences, which must be thrilling the power brokers at Sky.

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Joe Powell's career-defining decisionFresh out of quarantine and having returned to the loving arms of avid Australian rugby fans, Nic White is set to leave his mark on Australian rugby, both domestically and internationally.

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Saudi businessmen ‘offered sizeable sum to Premier League for screening rights'The Saudi public investment fund, which was set to take an 80 per cent stake in the Magpies until the consortium it was part of withdrew its offer on Thursday, is understood to have assembled a group of private businessmen from the country to put together an offer to take on the national rights for the league.

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Bristol Bears Women: Welsh players 'drive standards' at club, says head coach Kim OliverEleven Wales internationals in an English rugby squad might seem excessive, but Bristol Bears women head coach Kim Oliver says the players drive standards at the club.

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A national club competition: Australian rugby going it aloneLast week, I wrote an article suggesting that Australian rugby go it alone. The need for a national club rugby competition similar to the NRL but with more than a hint of the NPC or Curry Cup about it can no longer be put in the too hard basket.

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Rugby Union Today: Exeter feature and Rebels winAnother busy day in the rugby union game as we look at Exeter Chiefs, who are the latest club in Planet Rugby's rundown ahead of the Premiership restart.

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'He's a pretty intense character, he likes the physical side of the game'Former Ireland international Flannery, capped 41 times, was a member of the coaching staff at Munster between 2014 and 2019.

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Ireland new boy Curtis Campher reflects proudly on his impressive debutThe Johannesburg-born player stood out in Ireland's six-wicket loss to England in the ODI series opener at Southampton.

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Ex-Dundalk defender joins Finn Harps following stint in AustraliaStephen Folan has signed with the Premier Division side for the remainder of the 2020 season.

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When will rugby return in the UK and Ireland?We take a look at the various processes in place across England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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Jackals sign prospect Campbell Johnstone from RaptorsThe Dallas Jackals have confirmed the addition of versatile back Campbell Johnstone for the 2021 Major League Rugby season.

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Premiership: RFU considers ring-fencing top flightA plan to ring-fence the English Premiership and create a draft system of young players is being considered by the RFU.

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Awesome HD Radradra montage will have Premiership fans gasping for rugby's returnA new montage of Fiji star Semi Radradra has emerged demonstrating his incredible athleticism and raw power for club and country.

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Gallagher Premiership live stream: How to watch matches online from anywhereAGallagher Premiership live stream: How to watch matches online from anywhere. All the details you need to watch the English top flight anywhere in the world.

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Another salary shocker for SA RugbySouth African Rugby was dealt another body blow on Friday, with news that a group of players will not receive salaries for July.

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Blow for sport in UK as Government cancel plans to allow crowds attend eventsIt follows a spike in coronavirus cases which has led to general restrictions being reintroduced to some part of northern England.

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Video of the Week: Lions make history in 1971It's that time again for Planet Rugby's Video of the Week, bringing you standout footage you may like.

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Ex-All Black stars agree Japan moveJapanese Top League side Kobelco Steelers have announced the signings of former All Black stars Aaron Cruden and Ben Smith ahead of next season.

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10 of the best: The greatest games from the Aviva Stadium's first decadeTo mark 10 years since the Aviva Stadium held its first rugby game, RugbyPass runs through 10 of the best games to be played at the stadium.

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Rebels score first Super Time try to overturn the Western Force in Super Rugby AU thrillerThe game finished 20-20 after 80 minutes meaning the game went into extra time with a next score wins scenario, meaning the Rebels won the game with Naisarani's try.

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Fan designed jersey will be Canterbury's final England shirtAt the beginning of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Canterbury asked all their followers to design their very own jersey in a competition they called the #CoopedUpCup.

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VIDEO: Super Rugby AU highlights, Round FiveCheck out the highlights from Round Five of Super Rugby AU, starting with the encounter between the Western Force and Melbourne Rebels.

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'As time goes by, a lot of Dunfermline fans are thinking: "We should have given him more time"In Episode 4 of Rise of Kenny, Kevin Brannigan chats to Tam McManus about Stephen Kenny's spell in Scotland.

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Owen Farrell and Rio Ferdinand open up about mental healthFormer England captain Rio Ferdinand and England rugby captain Owen Farrell are among sport stars and their famous fans to discuss their experiences of mental health.

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Rebels down Force in extra time to win Australian grudge matchIsi Naisarani barged over for a try in extra time to hand the Melbourne Rebels a 25-20 win over the Western Force in a Super Rugby AU grudge match in Sydney on Friday.

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Here's the GAA senior club action available on TV and live-streaming this weekendTG4 are in Kilkenny, Galway and Meath this weekend while RTÉ are live from Cork.

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Rebels break Force's hearts in Super timeMelbourne made no mistake with their second crack at Super Time, edging the Western Force 25-20 in their grudge match at Leichhardt Oval on Friday.

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Arteta hoping FA Cup triumph can persuade star striker Aubameyang to stay at ArsenalThe Gunners captain has scored 27 goals in all competitions this season, but his future remains unclear.

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Rebels edge out Force in Super TimeIsi Naisarani's try sealed a 25-20 Super Time win for the Rebels over the Western Force in Friday's Super Rugby AU game in Sydney.

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Quarter-final kick-off times alteredEPCR would like to announce that two kick-off times for the Heineken Champions Cup and European Rugby Challenge Cup been slightly.

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Declan Kidney adds another experienced Wallaby to his London Irish squadEXPERIENCED WALLABIES LOCK Rob Simmons will depart the NSW Waratahs at the end of the Super Rugby AU season and join English Premiership club London Irish.

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Rebels see off Western Force in Super Time after heated encounterWallabies No.8 Isi Naisarani, playing his first game in Super Rugby AU, scored the match-winning try in the second minute of extra time.

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Ugo Monye selects World XVWho's up for Ugo Monye's Nations Challenge? Here he has put together a dream XVusing only ONE player per nation...

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Honda Heat bag 4 players, including Bok and a BlueThe announcement comes just hours after the Kobelco Steelers confirmed the signatures of All Blacks Ben Smith and Aaron Cruden.

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