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SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England to beat Ireland by ONE POINT!

2 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: It has all been kicking off one way or another and Saturday's match at Twickenham should be a classic because there is so much at stake... not just for Ireland. ,

Friday Evening Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bulls part ways with Rudy Paige Following the news that Rudy Paige will join Cheetahs on a three-month deal, Bulls have confirmed that they have parted ways with the Springbok scrumhalf. Full...

DTH van der Merwe re-joins Glasgow

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have completed the signing of winger DTH van der Merwe, who has re-joined the Guinness PRO14 side with immediate effect. The Canada international has signed a deal at Scotstoun until...

Every England player lost their fight with the French 

2 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Given the positive impact Eddie Jones has made on England rugby union it would be easy to suggest that back-to-back losses against Scotland and France are no big deal. ,

Captaincy will make England star Owen Farrell an even better player

2 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: I’ve backed Farrell as England’s captain-elect for a long time so it is no surprise to see him leading his country out at the Stade de France with Dylan Hartley injured. ,

Sir Clive Woodward meets old France sparring partner Bernard Laporte

2 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

Sportsmail columnist Sir Clive Woodward was in charge of England and his counterpart was Bernard Laporte, the head coach then and now president of the French union. This week, they were reunited. ...

Aviva Premiership - Team of the Week

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Greg Bateman - Leicester Tigers   Bateman was one of the key performers in his side's demolition of Worcester this afternoon. He made 13 carries for a staggering total of 46 metres gained. He...

England boss Eddie Jones must ditch the antics

2 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

Never judge a team by one performance — good or bad — is a pretty good maxim but as the dust settles this week, England and Eddie Jones do need to acknowledge they have some major issues. ,

PRO14/Aviva Premiership - Team of the Weekend

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alec Hepburn – Exeter Chiefs The Chiefs came away with a fantastic 1-point win over Northampton Saints on Saturday to stay up the top of the table. Their loosehead put in a fantastic...

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Wales v Ireland is a tough one to call

2 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

Ireland are a class team, have made a good start to the tournament and are at home. Against that, they are missing three players - Robbie Henshaw, Iain Henderson and Tadhg Furlong. ,