Szarzewski ruled out for France

France will be without their two first-choice hookers when they face Scotland on Saturday after Dimitri Szarzewski picked up an ankle injury. Les Bleus were already without Clermont Auvergne's...

Centre Davies proves Wales fitness

Wales centre Jonathan Davies has proved his fitness for the trip to face England at Twickenham, says Scarlets backs coach Mark Jones The 2013 British and Irish Lions centre came through 64 minutes...

George Hook: Let legend walk away and take his place among great

George Hook: Let legend walk away and take his place among greats

George Hook – Updated 03 March 2014 07:40 AMHowever, for the first time in the history of Irish rugby it appears that irrespective of form, a player cannot be dropped. Once...

Kevin Maggs on Brian O'Driscoll: 'We could see he was special fr

Kevin Maggs on Brian O'Driscoll: 'We could see he was special from the start'

Vincent Hogan – Updated 03 March 2014 07:41 AM"He just looked like a wiry kid with glasses," recalls Maggs, capped 70 times for Ireland and one of the most explosive...

Brian O'Driscoll: 'We could see he was special from the start'

Brian O'Driscoll: 'We could see he was special from the start'

Vincent Hogan – Published 03 March 2014 02:30 AM"He just looked like a wiry kid with glasses," recalls Maggs, capped 70 times for Ireland and one of the most explosive...

Bowe not included in Ireland squad

Ireland winger Tommy Bowe will not be considered for the Six Nations game against Italy as he continues his rehabilitation after a groin injury. The Ulster player was not included in a 33-man...

Six Nations: week three review

In the third week of Six Nations action, Ireland held on to top spot despite a narrow loss to England, Wales thumped France, while Scotland stumbled past a gallant Italy with a one-point victory. England...

Wood wants focus for Wales 'revenge'

England must use their desire for revenge "in the right way" when they face Wales in the Six Nations next Sunday, according to flanker Tom Wood. Wales' 30-3 victory over England ...

Saint-Andre has no regrets

France head coach Philippe Saint-Andre insisted he had no regrets about suspending Louis Picamoles from next weekend's Six Nations clash with Scotland despite the latter's stunning form. Picamoles...

Hold the Back Page: BODballs rubbish must be discarded

Hold the Back Page: BODballs rubbish must be discarded

Eamonn Sweeney – Published 02 March 2014 02:30 AMThere's poor Peter O'Mahony, maybe Ireland's best player of the season so far, being interviewed last week and...

Geraint Thomas: From Glasgow gold to sunny Monaco - BBC Sport

Geraint Thomas: From Glasgow gold to sunny Monaco - BBC Sport

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There could hardly be a greater contrast; from the rain-soaked roads of Glasgow to the sunny boulevards of Monaco. Sitting on the balcony of a 15th-floor apartment overlooking the Mediterranean Sea a fortnight on from that Glaswegian drama, Geraint ...

The Manchester European Rugby Sevensto be held at AJ Bell stadium - Messenger Newspapers

The Manchester European Rugby Sevensto be held at AJ Bell stadium - Messenger Newspapers

Messenger Newspapers: during the Marriot London Sevens match between England and France at The Marriott during the Marriot London Sevens match between England and France at The Marriott London Sevens - Day 2 at Twickenham Stadium on May ...

RWC 2015: Wales and Ireland set for World Cup warm-up matches - BBC Sport

RWC 2015: Wales and Ireland set for World Cup warm-up matches - BBC Sport

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Wales will face hosts England, Australia and Fiji after an opening game against either Russia or Uruguay on 20 September at the Millennium Stadium in Pool A. Ireland's Pool D opponents will be France, Italy, Canada and Romania. The countries previously ...

Josh Mantellato: Clint Newton sold me move to Hull KR - Hull Daily Mail

Josh Mantellato: Clint Newton sold me move to Hull KR - Hull Daily Mail

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"I first went to Britain in 2010 when Italy played Wales in a friendly at Wrexham. "The fans love their sport there and Clint sold the move to me. "He said it was a once in a lifetime opportunity." Newton also prepared Mantellato for the derbies, which ...

International rugby 7s action at the home of Sale Sharks - Messenger Newspapers

International rugby 7s action at the home of Sale Sharks - Messenger Newspapers

The Manchester European Sevens, hosted by the Rugby Football Union (RFU), sees England and their Commonwealth rivals, Wales and Scotland line up against some of Europe's top teams in the Rugby Europe Grand Prix 7s Series at the AJ Bell Stadium.

Dragons on the hunt for another fly-half - South Wales Argus

Dragons on the hunt for another fly-half - South Wales Argus

HEAD coach Kingsley Jones says Newport Gwent Dragons are on the lookout for a new fly-half – but they won't make a panic buy. Jason Tovey is the Rodney Parade region's only experienced number 10 following the summer departures of former Italy ...

Western Mail Letters: Wednesday, 20 August, 2014 - WalesOnline

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And worst of all are the rugby players who play for Wales. How can they go onto the international field ... Oddly though, in the Six Nations competition only three of the six nations are really countries: France, Ireland, and Italy! In another scenario ...

Now it's the boys' turn: 35 young men making their mark in business in Wales - WalesOnline

Now it's the boys' turn: 35 young men making their mark in business in Wales - WalesOnline

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Schoolboy friends Nathan Brew, 32, a former Welsh rugby international and Kristian James, 31, a former professional footballer, set up the Skill Group in 2009. The Swansea-based company provides a diverse range of accredited training, development and ...

SA schools' maintain record - SPORT24

SA schools' maintain record - SPORT24

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Remaining SARU 2014 Under-18 International Series fixtures (23 August 2014 - Paul Roos Markötter Stadium, Stellenbosch): 12:00 - Italy vs SARU Regional Academy XV 14:00 - France vs Wales 16:00 - SA vs England. Read more on: sa schools | rugby.

SA U18s make changes for Wales match - SuperSport

SA U18s make changes for Wales match - SuperSport

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The SA Schools outplayed France 28-13 while England managed to secure a last gap 24-21 victory over Wales in the earlier match. The other teams taking part in the annual junior international series are England, France and Italy. The opening fixtures ...

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