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Scotland: Seventeen uncapped players in squad for summer Tests

Tue, 06/01/2021 - 13:30
Scotland include 17 uncapped players in a 37-man squad for Test matches against England A, Romania and Georgia this summer.
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Ross Batty: Bath hooker to retire this summer after neck injury

Tue, 06/01/2021 - 12:10
Bath hooker Ross Batty is retiring from playing at the end of the season after taking medical advice on a neck injury.
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Connor Collett: Newcastle Falcons flanker signs contract extension

Tue, 06/01/2021 - 10:30
Newcastle Falcons flanker Connor Collett signs a one-year contract extension.
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Mark Tamplin: Newcastle Falcons prop signs new two-year contract

Mon, 05/31/2021 - 14:24
Newcastle prop-forward Mark Tamplin signs a new contract to remain with the Premiership club for a further two seasons.
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Premier 15s final: Harlequins' Shaunagh Brown calls out women's rugby doubters

Sun, 05/30/2021 - 19:46
Harlequins prop Shaunagh Brown calls out those who say "women's rugby is not good enough" after her side beat Saracens to win a first Premier 15s title in a thrilling Kingsholm final.
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Saracens 17-25 Harlequins: Quins claim first Premier 15s title and end Sarries' league dominance

Sun, 05/30/2021 - 18:10
Harlequins see off a late Saracens charge with two players in the sin-bin to claim a first Premier 15s title.
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Premiership: Exeter Chiefs 74-3 Newcastle Falcons - Chiefs score 12 tries in record victory

Sun, 05/30/2021 - 16:46
Champions Exeter Chiefs run in 12 tries in a record-breaking win against Newcastle Falcons.
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Jack Maunder: Exeter scrum-half relishing role in between Sam & Joe Simmonds

Sat, 05/29/2021 - 23:00
Exeter scrum-half Jack Maunder on life in the middle of a 'Simmonds sandwich' - and his hopes of an England call-up.
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Pro14 Rainbow Cup: Dragons 16-27 Glasgow

Sat, 05/29/2021 - 21:41
Glasgow keep alive hopes of Pro14 Rainbow Cup success with a bonus point win over Dragons in Cardiff.
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Pro14 Rainbow Cup: Benetton beat Connacht 20-12 to maintain winning run and stay top

Sat, 05/29/2021 - 20:19
Benetton make it four wins out of four in the Pro14 Rainbow Cup by beating Connacht to go three points clear at the top of the table.
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Premiership: Northampton Saints 30-25 Wasps - hosts secure Champions Cup spot

Sat, 05/29/2021 - 19:13
Northampton beat Wasps to ensure European Champions Cup rugby next season after missing out on the play-offs.
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors 17-18 Leicester Tigers - Ellis Genge double seals comeback win

Sat, 05/29/2021 - 17:10
Ellis Genge leads Leicester's second-half comeback with two tries as they edge out the Premiership's bottom club Worcester.
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Premiership: Harlequins 44-33 Bath - hosts win 10-try thriller to book play-off spot

Sat, 05/29/2021 - 16:38
Harlequins secure a Premiership play-off place with a bonus-point victory against Bath at The Stoop.
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Bath sign Glasgow prop D'Arcy Rae & Ealing's Johannes Jonker

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 16:02
Bath sign Glasgow Warriors' Scotland tight-head prop D'Arcy Rae and Ealing's Johannes Jonker.
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Brandon Nansen: Northampton Saints sign Samoa forward from Brive

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 15:25
Northampton sign Samoa forward Brandon Nansen from French Top 14 side Brive for the 2021-22 campaign.
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British & Irish Lions: We would have travelled the world to play - Rassie Erasmus

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 14:32
South Africa director of rugby Rassie Erasmus says his side would have travelled to meet the British and Irish Lions given the magnitude of the series.
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Premier 15s final: Saracens ship-builder Emma Taylor on Harlequins final

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 12:52
Whether or not Saracens claim a third Premier 15s title on Sunday, Emma Taylor's post-final plans are already settled: she will return to Canada to build ships.
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Championship: Saracens v Hartpury University off after Covid-19 outbreak

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 12:34
The Championship game between Saracens and Hartpury University is called off because of Covid-19 cases in the Hartpury camp.
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Ireland: Hannah Tyrrell and Katie Fitzhenry announce international retirements

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 12:07
Ireland backs Hannah Tyrrell and Katie Fitzhenry announce their retirements from international rugby.
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Rainbow Cup: Ulster-Scarlets off because of Covid-19 cases

Thu, 05/27/2021 - 19:15
Saturday afternoon's Rainbow Cup game between Ulster and Scarlets in Belfast is called off due to positive Covid-19 cases in the Irish side's squad.
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