The Exeter wing gets his chance in Paris against France
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Friday 12 February 2010
Monday 08 February 2010
Saturday 06 February 2010
Thursday 04 February 2010
Wales have suffered a second major injury blow ahead of Saturday's RBS 6 Nations opener against England.
Wednesday 03 February 2010
Monday 01 February 2010
Wales remain hopeful that Lee Byrne will be available for next Saturday's RBS 6 Nations opener against England at Twickenham.
Wednesday 20 January 2010
There was a kind of hush all over the rugby world last night. Bill McLaren, the great voice of rugby union, died yesterday morning, aged 86. It is eight years now since the former schoolmaster hung up his microphone in the BBC television commentary box, but for half a century his gentle Borders burr – painting a vivid picture of the game he played, taught and loved – made him not so much a national as an international institution. From Hawick, his beloved home town in the Scottish Borders, to Invercargill, the southernmost tip of All Black country, McLaren and his words were fondly cherished. He was an MBE, an OBE, a CBE and, in what proved to be the final year of his life, the subject of a huge Facebook campaign for a knighthood.
Tuesday 19 January 2010
Stade Francais prop David Attoub has been handed a 70-week ban for eye gouging by an independent judicial officer.
Monday 18 January 2010
Friday 08 January 2010
Danny Cipriani is rewarded for his "continued improvement" on the comeback trail by starting at fly-half when Wasps tackle their fellow Guinness Premiership heavyweights Leicester tomorrow.
Wednesday 06 January 2010
Friday 01 January 2010
Saturday 19 December 2009
Rugby star Gareth Thomas today said he hoped he could make a difference to others struggling with their sexuality after disclosing he is gay.
Friday 18 December 2009
Stade Francais scrum-half Julien Dupuy was today handed a six-month ban for eye gouging Ulster flanker Stephen Ferris.
Thursday 17 December 2009
New Harlequins rugby director Conor O'Shea admits the chance of working in top-flight rugby union again was too good to turn down.
Singer was ordered not to 'blow her rape whistle' in song 'Vegas'
Mr and Mrs Smith star admits she's 'never been comfortable on-screen'
Co-creator Mark Gatiss dropped some very intriguing hints ahead of the BBC drama's return next year
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Muslims pre-date Columbus in discovering America,' says Turkish president Erdogan
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Former Tory PM Sir John Major says 'we would not have an NHS without migrants'
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
G20 summit: David Cameron warns Vladimir Putin that Russia's relationship with the West is at a 'fork in the road' over Ukraine
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