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Feb 20

Worcester Warriors sign Michael Heaney and Isaac Miller for next season

Worcester Warriors sign Doncaster’s Michael Heaney and hooker Isaac Miller from London Scottish for 2018-19.

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Feb 20

Will Davis: Northampton Saints sign loosehead prop from Ealing Trailfinders

Northampton Saints sign loosehead prop Will Davis from Championship club Ealing Trailfinders for next season.

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Feb 20

Scotland v England: A Calcutta Cup history

Scotland and England lock horns on Saturday at BT Murrayfield in the 125th instalment of the Calcutta Cup, a trophy the Scots are looking to win for the first time in a decade.

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Feb 19

Eddie Jones welcomes David Moyes behind enemy lines before Scotland

• West Ham’s David Moyes and Stuart Pearce invited to Q and A• England coach has often spoken of admiration for footballEddie Jones and his England assistants will pick the brains of one of Scotland’s highest-profile football coaches by welcoming David…

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Feb 19

London Irish: David Paice admits performance ’embarrassing’ at Northampton

London Irish hooker David Paice labels their latest Premiership defeat “embarrassing” as relegation looms.

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Feb 19

Exeter may have to add extra hooker as injuries hit Premiership champions

Exeter director of rugby Rob Baxter says the Premiership champions may have to bring in another hooker because of injuries.

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Feb 18

Nowell happy to play at outside centre

Jack Nowell is prepared to be versatile in the backline if it means he plays more minutes for England.

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Feb 17

It would mean the world to me to face England, says Scotland’s Simon Berghan

The Edinburgh tighthead wants to help turn the tables at Murrayfield after last year’s humiliation at TwickenhamChristchurch may be the most English of New Zealand’s cities but Simon Berghan, when he was growing up there, was always aware of being on t…

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Feb 17

Eddie Jones enforces ‘never stand still’ credo in brutal week for England

Squad were put through an intense week of scrum, lineout and fitness work in preparation for the Calcutta Cup match in ScotlandThe England squad’s reward for two victories in the opening rounds of the Six Nations was a brutal training week, starting wi…

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Feb 16

Wasps’ James Haskell ready to take pay cut to extend England career

• Flanker targets ‘pot of gold’ at 2019 World Cup in Japan• 32-year-old says priority is to remain in PremiershipJames Haskell said he will happily take a pay cut to extend his England career as far as the 2019 World Cup, insisting that he considers th…

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Feb 16

James Haskell: England flanker wants to stay in Premiership after leaving Wasps

James Haskell says he is prepared to turn down lucrative overseas offers in order to continue his England career through to the 2019 World Cup.

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Feb 16

No rest for some internationals this weekend

It might be a rest week in the NatWest 6 Nations, but a number of international stars have returned to their clubs for a packed weekend fixture list.

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Feb 16

Toomua inspires Leicester to win over Harlequins

Matt Toomua produces a virtuoso display on his first start at fly-half for Leicester to steer Tigers to a 33-18 win over Harlequins.

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Feb 16

Wasps hold off champions Exeter to win

Wasps hang on for a narrow win against champions Exeter Chiefs, who fall to a third straight Premiership defeat.

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Feb 16

Premiership: Worcester Warriors 25-15 Gloucester

Wales wing Josh Adams scores his 10th Premiership try of the season to help Worcester to victory over local rivals Gloucester.

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Feb 16

Premiership: Northampton Saints 25-17 London Irish

Northampton score three quick tries to turn around a half-time deficit and beat London Irish, who look destined to be relegated.

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