Danny Cipriani can claim World Cup spot

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England's attack coach Scott Wisemantel insists that Danny Cipriani has not been 'written off' and that there is a chance for the player to force his way back in to contention, England selected a 36-man training squad which started last Sunday in Bristol which Danny Cipriani was not a part

Mike Brown Bombarded with Criticism

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Mike Brown feels that he has been unfairly treated in the media and has come under fire from his critics. Mike Brown feels that he deserves more respect for what he has done in a England jersey, Brown has 71 caps to his name. The Harlequins and England full-back has been

Crunch Time for Springboks

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In 2016 the world has been witness to the decline of one of the traditional heavyweights in world rugby. The Springboks have toiled throughout the year registering a 44% win rate in the 9 games played under coach Alistair Coetzee. Coetzee has been a man under pressure from the outset with

Is the actual game the least important part of rugby?

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With the European Rugby Champions and European Rugby Challenge cups in full swing, the British and the British & Irish cup on the way, and the All Blacks with perhaps their best ever lineup, Rugby Union is gracing our fields and screens in a big way. But with sponsorship deals, chat

Scrap the Cap would be a better move for Super League

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Look through the sports pages of any major newspaper, and chances are that if you see a Rugby story, it’s Rugby Union. The fifteen man code is strong the world over. In France and Wales it can spell greatness for those of humble beginnings; in Australia and New Zealand it's part

Eddie Jones signs as England’s first overseas head coach

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After much speculation and many coaching names thrown into the mix, England has announced their new Rugby Union coach as Eddie Jones who signs up on a four-year contract. The Australian will start work as Stuart Lancaster's successor in December ahead of the Six Nations and becomes the first non-Englishman to

RBS Six Nations Team of the Tournament

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After a relatively quiet beginning the 2015 six nations burst into life in the final round of games. A triple header of excitement, tension and attacking rugby that reminded us of how good this tournament can be. After 5 games in which many new players announced themselves as stars and others reaffirmed

USA Hopes To Step Up Against All Blacks

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On Monday, the New Zealand national rugby team touched down in Chicago ahead of the first match against the USA Eagles, in America, since 1980. While they went largely unnoticed in the metropolis, the All Blacks will, undoubtedly, make a tremendous impact on the field this upcoming Saturday against the USA. Over 61,000 people