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Canadian men look to gel in final tuneups ahead of Rugby World Cup - TheChronicleHerald.ca

9 hours ago by TheChronicleHerald.ca

2 and 6, respectively in England. Canada opened the Pacific Nations Cup with a 20-6 loss to Japan in San Jose before squandering a 15-3 lead to Tonga, falling 28-18 in Burnaby. “We've created some...

Joe Schmidt signs contract extension with Ireland just months before the start ... - WalesOnline

6 days ago by WalesOnline

The New Zealander was appointed to the role in 2013 and Ireland have since claimed back-to-back RBS 6 Nations titles and climbed to third place in rugby union's official world rankings. Schmidt, 49, also...

England vs Scotland World Cup 2018 qualifier date announced - The Independent

2 days ago by The Independent

He added: "The Scotland fixture stands out as it's the oldest rivalry among football nations and if the friendlies are anything to judge by they will be very exciting games, and very tense and intense....

Six Nations champions? England, Ireland and Wales must do the maths - The Guardian (blog)

4 months ago by The Guardian (blog)

After all the prodigious work of the back-rows – Justin Tipuric could be added to the starting six from Wales-Ireland for impact and sheer cussed indefatigability and Courtney Lawes did his normal...

What do Wales need to do to win Six Nations 2015? Your guide to a complicated ... - WalesOnline

4 months ago by WalesOnline

Wales claimed the Six Nations in 2013 after losing their opening match to Ireland. In 2015, Warren Gatland's men have bounced back from defeat against England in their first game against Cardiff at the...

Six Nations 2015: England, Wales and Ireland eye title - BBC Sport

4 months ago by BBC Sport

Wales' win against Ireland and England's victory over Scotland means it looks as though there will be a three-way race for the Six Nations title on the final weekend, although France have emerged as dark...

Wales v Ireland: the tetchy Celtic rivalry that could set the Six Nations 2015 ... - Telegraph.co.uk

4 months ago by Telegraph.co.uk

“A very proud day for me . . . an unbelievable memory winning my first Welsh cap. One I will remember forever!” This was Jonathan Sexton, the Ireland fly-half, in jocular mood after the British...

Six Nations 2015 finale who needs what? - BBC Sport

4 months ago by BBC Sport

It should be a three-way fight between England, Ireland and Wales for the Six Nations title on Saturday, although France still have an outside chance. The top three are locked on six points with three...

Six Nations 2015: Wales back in title hunt - George North - BBC Sport

4 months ago by BBC Sport

Fly-half Dan Biggar went over for Wales' try and full-back Leigh Halfpenny kicked five penalties as they beat France for a record-equalling fourth consecutive time. Warren Gatland's side find out on Sunday...

Wales have to master living off their wits against Ireland's calculated fury - The Guardian

4 months ago by The Guardian

It will be a seminal day for Wales who, until Schmidt took charge of Ireland, had become the most consistent side in the Six Nations, winning the tournament in 2008, 2012 and 2013. Aside of last November's...

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