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Oct 17

Ben Te’o: England and Worcester centre could miss autumn internationals

Worcester Warriors centre Ben Te’o could miss England’s autumn international Tests in November with an ankle injury.

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Oct 17

George North and Ben Te’o set to miss autumn internationals with injuries

• Wales winger and England midfielder the latest injury casualties• Ben Te’o awaiting verdict on whether he needs operation on ankle problemThe British & Irish Lions team-mates George North and Ben Te’o are both set to miss this autumn’s Test match…

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Oct 17

Steve Diamond: Sale boss encourages entertaining rugby to bring in fans

Sale Sharks boss Steve Diamond says they must play an entertaining brand of rugby to boost their local fan base.

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Oct 17

Manu Tuilagi: Leicester and England centre set to return in early December

Leicester’s England centre Manu Tuilagi could return in early December having made good progress after knee surgery.

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Oct 17

Could Saracens win the Six Nations if they were allowed to enter it? | Robert Kitson

If you took the Saracens players out of their national sides and put the team in the Six Nations, their hammering of Northampton suggests they could win itAwaiting its UK cinema release next month is the Battle of the Sexes, the film based around the f…

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Oct 16

Andrew Durutalo: Worcester Warriors sign USA flanker from Championship side Ealing

Premiership strugglers Worcester Warriors sign USA flanker Andrew Durutalo from Championship side Ealing Trailfinders.

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Oct 16

James Wilson: Bath sign former Northampton Saints back on short-term deal

Bath sign experienced former Northampton Saints utility back James Wilson on a three-month contract.

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Oct 16

Dave Dennis: Exeter’s Australian forward ruled out for ’10-12 weeks’ with bicep injury

Exeter forward Dave Dennis has been ruled out for up to three months after injuring his bicep in training.

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Oct 15

George North: Injured Northampton wing set to miss Wales autumn Tests

George North’s knee injury is set to rule him out of Wales’ autumn Tests against Australia, Georgia, New Zealand and South Africa.

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Oct 14

‘Everything has to be earned,’ Dylan Hartley tells Saracens’ Jamie George

The England captain will take nothing for granted when he goes head to head with the Sarries hooker in Northampton’s Champions Cup openerGood is the word Dylan Hartley eventually settles on when asked how his right hand was after bruising kept him out …

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Oct 14

Alan Solomons: Worcester Warriors appoint short-term assistant to Gary Gold

Worcester Warriors appoint vastly experienced Alan Solomons as short-term assistant to director of rugby Gary Gold.

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Oct 14

Middleton excited to build momentum with England Women

England head coach Simon Middleton is excited to get a glimpse at the next generation of talent in his three-day training camp in Bisham this weekend to prepare for the upcoming season.

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Oct 13

Brian ‘Stack’ Stevens obituary

England rugby international with a reputation for hard forward playEnglish victories against the All Blacks in New Zealand are rare events and the win in Auckland on 15 September 1973 turned the world of rugby union upside down. To say the England team…

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Oct 13

Dollman replaces Nowell for Exeter against Glasgow

Premiership champions Exeter grind out victory over Glasgow to get off to a winning start in the Champions Cup.

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Oct 13

Fly-half Lewis to make first start for Bath v Benetton

Bath make a winning start to their Champions Cup campaign, but miss out on a bonus point at home to a Benetton Treviso.

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Oct 13

Tom Collins: Northampton Saints winger wants to ‘put things right’ against Saracens

Northampton Saints’ Tom Collins tells BBC Look East about his family’s sporting history ahead of the Champions Cup game with Saracens.

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