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Rugby World Cup 2019: Where do home nations stand after Six Nations?

2 hours 24 min ago
Can Wales maintain their form? Can England recover from the Scottish fightback? BBC pundits answer key questions ahead of the World Cup.
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'We've got a very special group of players' - Gatland backs Wales to win World Cup

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 21:52
Warren Gatland says Grand Slam-winners Wales can win the 2019 World Cup after winning a record 14 successive Tests.
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Wales fans and players celebrate Grand Slam at Senedd

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 19:35
Mark Drakeford told the team "we are enormously grateful" during the Cardiff Bay celebrations.
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Martin Landajo: Harlequins to sign Argentina scrum-half

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:34
Harlequins agree a deal to sign Argentina scrum-half Martin Landajo from Super Rugby side Jaguares.
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Magnus Bradbury: England draw can help rid Scotland of away-day struggles

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 07:59
Magnus Bradbury thinks the epic Calcutta Cup draw with England at Twickenham can be a watershed moment for Scotland.
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From 'timid pussycat to magnificent lion' - Scotland's Six Nations report card

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 07:39
Tom English looks back at a Six Nations campaign during which Scotland went from "timid pussycat" to a "magnificent lion".
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Watch: Six great tries from the 2019 Six Nations

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 06:02
Watch six great tries, one from from each side, from the 2019 Six Nations including efforts from Josh Adams, Jacob Stockdale, Sam Johnson and Manu Tuilagi.
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Who's in Jerry Guscott's team of the Six Nations?

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 00:27
Liam Williams or Elliot Daly? Finn Russell or Gareth Anscombe? There are selection dilemmas aplenty for Jeremy Guscott after an enthralling Six Nations.
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Parkes dedicates Slam to victims of fatal attack in New Zealand

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 22:23
Wales centre Hadleigh Parkes dedicates their Grand Slam to the victims of the attacks on two mosques in New Zealand that left 50 dead.
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Six Nations 2019: Eddie Jones seeks help to fix England's mental weakness

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 22:01
Head coach Eddie Jones says England are still suffering from a mental weakness exposed during the 2015 World Cup.
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Six Nations: I hope some people eat their words - Warburton

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 20:23
Pundits including former captains Sam Warburton and Jonathan Davies offer their thoughts on Wales' 2019 Grand Slam.
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Women's Six Nations: Beatric Rigoni scores for Italy after 'worldie' of a dummy

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:09
Italy centre Beatrice Rigoni pulls off a "worldie" of a dummy as she scores the third of four tries for her country in a 31-12 women's Six Nations win over France.
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Women's Six Nations: Jasmine Joyce scores sensational try for Wales against Ireland

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 17:16
Wales winger Jasmine Joyce scores a sensational try to round off a deserved 24-5 win over Ireland in the final match of the 2019 women's Six Nations.
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Shaun Edwards: Wales defence coach says he is free agent after World Cup

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 16:11
Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards has not finalised his next move after the World Cup, with a return to rugby league's Wigan appearing off the table.
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Comprehensive Wales defeat will motivate Ireland - Kearney

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 15:35
Ireland full-back Rob Kearney says their comprehensive defeat by Grand Slam champions Wales in Cardiff will motivate them to greater efforts.
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Wales beat Ireland in final Women's Six Nations match

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 15:22
Wales ensure they end their Six Nations campaigns with back-to-back victories by overcoming Ireland at Cardiff Arms Park.
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Gatland hopes to stay under World Cup radar, despite Grand Slam triumph

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 13:51
Wales coach Warren Gatland says his side are still trying to stay under the Word Cup radar despite winning the Grand Slam.
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England women had to 'win in a certain way' to entertain record crowd

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 13:41
England women's head coach Simon Middleton says his side had to put on a show for a record Twickenham crowd in their 12-try demolition of Scotland.
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Will Witty: Premiership leaders Exeter Chiefs sign Newcastle Falcons lock

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 12:02
Exeter Chiefs sign lock Will Witty from Premiership rivals Newcastle Falcons on a two-year deal, starting in 2019-20.
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Shade Munro: Scotland Women's head coach to leave role

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 10:28
Shade Munro will leave his role as Scotland Women's head coach to take up a new post within Scottish Rugby.
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