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James Hook, the forgotten man of Welsh rugby, did all that one man could do to set Perpignan on the road to European success last night. But Gloucester, desperately needing a winning injection to their season, returned to Heineken Cup rugby after a year's absence by snatching the verdict in the final five minutes.

Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall are expecting their first baby in the new year

Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall expecting first child

Child of top equestrian and former England rugby player would be Princess Royal's third grandchild

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Lions coach Warren Gatland

Gloucester given a French lesson by tough-tackling Biarritz blitz

Gloucester 31 Biarritz 41

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Rake progresses to CBI president

Sir Mike Rake, the chairman of BT, is to become president of the employers' organisation the CBI, taking over from Sir Roger Carr.

Zara Phillips looks as if her horse has not run well as she watches the Stan James Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival. She also looked bemused when she and her husband Mike Tindall were stopped by a security guard from accessing the parade ring

One definitely IS bemused: guard blocks Zara Phillips from parade ring at Cheltenham Festival

She may be the Princess Royal's daughter and an Olympic medallist but the guard at the Cheltenham parade ring would not let her pass.

Christian Wade scores a try for Wasps from Billy Vunipola’s pass

Wasps' Christian Wade and Billy Vunipola too fast for Gloucester

Wasps 33 Gloucester 29

Three Houses, Many Lives By Gillian Tindall

A weaver of hidden histories finds a revealing pattern in her own past

Police investigate assault on dwarf

A dwarf who was picked up and dropped on the floor while celebrating his birthday during the Rugby World Cup was told he will have to use a wheelchair as a result of his injuries.

Stuart Lancaster (left) and Graham Rowntree face the media

Stuart Lancaster & Graham Rowntree: England's new brooms pledge to restore old values

Two-thirds of caretaker coaching team will seek to rebuild tarnished team by reconnecting with union's grass roots

Gloucester’s Freddie Burns launches a kick at goal against Saracens

Burns fires final shot as young rivals duel in rain

Saracens 15 Gloucester 15

Gloucester’s Jonny May beats Nick Robinson to score

Trinder form is reason to leave Tindall outside

Gloucester 39 Wasps 10

Duke of Edinburgh spends fourth night in hospital

The Duke of Edinburgh missed the Royal Family's annual Boxing Day shoot today as he remained in hospital following a heart scare.

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