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Rugby News

Apr 14

Gloucester win thriller against Sale

Tom Marshall scores two tries to help Gloucester maintain their slim hopes of a top-six finish with victory over Sale Sharks.

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Apr 14

PREVIEW: Blues wary of wounded Ospreys at Judgement Day

Cardiff Blues scrum-half Lloyd Williams reckons a wounded Ospreys side will be a tough beast to tame when the two teams lock horns at Judgement Day V on Saturday.

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Apr 14

Leinster Ring The Changes For Connacht Match

Head coach Leo Cullen has named the Leinster team to play Connacht in Saturday night’s GUINNESS PRO12 derby game at the Sportsground (kick-off 7.35pm).

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Apr 14

Munster Team For Interpro Clash Includes Nine Changes

Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has made nine changes to his starting line-up for Saturday’s GUINNESS PRO12 derby match against Ulster at Thomond Park (kick-off 3pm).

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Apr 14

Pro12 Judgement Day V: Newport Gwent Dragons 16-21 Scarlets

Scarlets climb up to third place in the Pro12 with a gritty victory over Newport Gwent Dragons at Judgement Day.

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Apr 14

NRL: Reynolds gets Bulldogs home as Roosters account for Knights

  • Canterbury Bulldogs 24-9 South Sydney at ANZ Stadium
  • Sydney Roosters 24-6 Newcastle Knights ar McDonald Jones Stadium

Under-pressure Canterbury half Josh Reynolds has put in a compelling case for a new contract, firing his side to a 24-9 win over South Sydney at ANZ Stadium on Friday. 

Reynolds is off contract at season’s end, however, he proved his reputation as the heartbeat of the club was well deserved as he guided the Bulldogs to their third straight victory.

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/apr/14/nrl-reynolds-gets-bulldogs-home-as-roosters-account-for-knights

Apr 14

Edinburgh well beaten by Treviso

Edinburgh slump to a record eighth successive Pro12 defeat, as they are easily seen off by Treviso in Italy.

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Apr 14

Trimble To Lead Ulster In Limerick Derby

Director of rugby Les Kiss has named the Ulster team that will travel to Thomond Park to take on Munster in round 20 of the GUINNESS PRO12 on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 3pm).

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Apr 14

Pro12 Judgement Day V: Cardiff Blues 35-17 Ospreys

Cardiff Blues claim a first Pro12 win over Ospreys since 2010 with a dominant display at Judgement Day.

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Apr 14

Muldoon Sets New Milestone With 300th Connacht Appearance

Connacht captain John Muldoon will play his 300th game for the westerners when he lines out against provincial rivals and GUINNESS PRO12 leaders Leinster at a sold-out Sportsground on Saturday (kick-off 7.35pm).

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Apr 14

Ulster Bank League: Division 2A Previews

Banbridge’s greater propensity for picking up bonus points has them in the box seat – but only just – as Daniel Soper’s table toppers and second-placed Highfield both look to win the Division 2A title with away wins in the final round.

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Apr 14

Crusaders v Sunwolves Rd.8 Super Rugby Video Highlights 2017

Crusaders v Sunwolves Rd.8 Super Rugby Video Highlights 2017
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Apr 14

ARU cannot legally ‘cut’ Rebels from Super Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have issued a lengthy and strongly worded statement insisting the the Australian Rugby Union cannot “cut or chop” them from Super Rugby. The Melbourne Rebels Rugby Union (MRRU) Pty Limited board and management say that they had been told that their position in Super Rugby was not under threat and that the […]

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Apr 14

Ulster Bank League: Division 2B Previews

It is another straight shoot-out for league glory in Division 2B as Greystones head into the final round with a one-point lead over Armagh. The leading pair are both at home tomorrow, while there is a three-way battle between Skerries, City of Derry a…

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Apr 14

Preview: Pontypridd v RGC 1404

Pontypridd’s Chris Dicomidis and RGC’s Phil John were at Principality Stadium during the week to discuss this Sunday’s WRU National Cup Final in the capital city.

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Apr 14

Crusaders crush Sunwolves with half century victory in Christchurch

The Crusaders thrashed the Sunwolves 50-3 at AMI Stadium in Christchurch to continue their unbeaten run with a seventh consecutive victory of this campaign. Manasa Mataele starred for the Kiwis, scoring a nine-minute first-half hat-trick as the hosts stormed into a 29-3, five-try halftime lead. Man of the match Wyatt Crocket became the most capped […]

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