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Sunday 30 September 2012
Leicester Tigers 30 Exeter Chiefs 8: Wing marks his first start with a hat-trick to inspire injury-hit Leicester to roll over Chiefs
Friday 28 September 2012
Tom Wood and James Haskell, two of the most frustrated loose forwards in the country as well as two of the more ambitious, will give each other a thorough work-out in tonight's Premiership match between Northampton and Wasps at Franklin's Gardens.
Tuesday 28 August 2012
If the point of pre-season warm-up matches is to help players hit their optimum fitness levels ahead of a new campaign, things are not going to plan amongst the Premiership fraternity.
Monday 13 August 2012
Now that John Lydon, nee Rotten, is no longer being targeted, feared and beaten in the street as a folk devil, it’s possible to see his constantly oppositional art more clearly.
Saturday 30 June 2012
London Welsh will take their place in the Premiership next season at the expense of Newcastle Falcons after winning their appeal yesterday against a decision by the Rugby Football Union to deny them promotion because of minimum ground standards criteria.
Friday 22 June 2012
England have been forced into a change for this weekend's third Test against South Africa after prop Alex Corbisiero suffered a recurrence of a knee injury.
Tuesday 19 June 2012
Chris Robshaw has done plenty for the England team since being appointed captain ahead of the Six Nations. Sadly, he will not be doing anything more for the time being. The Harlequins flanker aggravated a thumb injury during last weekend's defeat by the Springboks at Ellis Park and has been forced to pull out of the final Test of the series in Port Elizabeth at the weekend. The Northampton hooker, Dylan Hartley, will lead the side in his stead.
Friday 08 June 2012
England's new prop is confident he can cope with power of home side's scrum
Thursday 07 June 2012
Harlequins prop Joe Marler and Exeter flanker Tom Johnson will make their England debuts in Saturday's first Test against South Africa in Durban.
Saturday 02 June 2012
Highly rated coach walks out on Saracens to pave the way for a reunion with the England set-up
Friday 25 May 2012
Christian Wade will get a chance to press his claims for the Test series against South Africa after being named in a strong England team to face the Barbarians.
Friday 18 May 2012
New Zealander Brad Thorn could create rugby history in tomorrow's Heineken Cup final between Leinster and Ulster at Twickenham.
Friday 18 May 2012
The last time Jonny Wilkinson and Iain Balshaw appeared together on a rectangle of mud down Twickenham way, they were overshadowed by a swaggering newcomer by the name of Danny Cipriani as England put 33 points on Ireland and finished second in the 2008 Six Nations. The two red-rose oldsters will be back in town this evening for the Amlin Challenge Cup final between Biarritz and Toulon at the Stoop and while Wilkinson is being given the top-of-the-bill treatment, they could easily find themselves marginalised again.
Friday 11 May 2012
Wade, Youngs and Lowe thrown in at deep end in 42-man England squad for tour of South Africa
Thursday 10 May 2012
England coach Stuart Lancaster has included 13 uncapped players in his 42-man squad for the five-match, three-Test summer tour of South Africa.
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