1. Michele Campagnaro: Italy Centre to Join Exeter Chiefs

    Italy centre Michele Campagnaro has agreed to join Exeter from Pro12 side Benetton Treviso this summer. The 21-year-old, who has won 13 caps for his country, has signed a contract through to the summer of 2017...

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  2. Why James Haskell Has Most to Prove for England After 2 Games of Six Nations

    James Haskell is quickly making waves as one of the rising stars in Stuart Lancaster's England side following some terrific displays in the first two rounds of this year's Six Nations...

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  3. Du Plessis Returns as Sharks Make Big Changes

    The Cell C Sharks welcome back Bismarck du Plessis to the team to host the Lions at Growthpoint KINGS PARK in one of a handful of changes to last week's side.....

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  4. Van Wyk Earns Starting Debut Against Reds

    Loosehead prop Francois van Wyk will make his first appearance in the starting XV when the Western Force takes on the Queensland Reds at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium on Saturday night (21 February)...

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  5. Burgess to Start Against Waratahs

    Scrumhalf Nic Stirzaker has been suspended for one week, so Wallaby Luke Burgess moves to the starting lineup and exciting second-year Rebel Ben Meehan is named in the matchday 23 for the first time this year...

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  6. First Start Since 2012 for Vaea

    Jarrad Butler moves to open-side flanker this Friday when the Aquis Brumbies travel to New Zealand's north island to face the Chiefs. .....

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  7. McCaw 'Likely' to Quit After World Cup

    All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw has dropped the strongest hint yet he will retire after this year's World Cup in England and bring his glittering career to an end.....

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  8. Carter Not Named in Crusaders to Face Highlanders

    Dan Carter has been scratched from the Crusaders team to face the Highlanders in Dunedin on Saturday night...

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  9. Knee Knocks Palu out of Rebels Clash

    TEAM CHANGE: Wycliff Palu has been ruled out of Friday's match against the @MelbourneRebels, to be replaced by Stephen Hoiles #REBvWAR.....

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  10. Malakai Fekitoa Signs for 2 More Years

    Following his 2014 breakout season for the Highlanders and All Blacks, Malakai Fekitoa has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby for two years, extending his contract until at least the end of 2017...

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  11. O'Connor and Thomson to Make Reds Debuts

    St.George Queensland Reds head coach Richard Graham has named his side to take on the Western Force at Suncorp Stadium this Saturday, with four personnel changes to the side which lost to the Brumbies in the opening round of Asteron Life Super Rugby...

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  12. Scotland to Appeal 'Disappointing' Russell Decision

    Scotland will appeal against fly-half Finn Russell's suspension for the Six Nations match against Italy. The 22-year-old was handed a three-week ban, reduced by a week for his clean record, following a collision with Wales counterpart Dan Biggar...

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  13. Northampton's Ma'afu Suspended for Two Weeks

    Northampton forward Salesi Ma'afu has been banned for a second time this season after pleading guilty to a charge of striking...

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  14. Ireland Scared by England's Bath Trio, Says Coach

    Ireland's quest to retain the Six Nations title could be derailed by George Ford's "scary relationship" with Jonathan Joseph and Anthony Watson, admits defence coach Les Kiss...

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  15. Finn Russell Disciplinary Decision

    Finn Russell, the Scotland outside half, appeared today before an independent Six Nations Disciplinary Committee at Heathrow, having been cited under Law 10...

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  16. Heaslip Absence No Advantage, Says Lancaster

    Stuart Lancaster has denied that the loss of "very intelligent player" Jamie Heaslip will hand England an edge in the pivotal Six Nations clash with Ireland...

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  17. ARU Should Call Inglis, Says Queensland Chief

    GREG Inglis would be a hit in rugby union but it is up to the game's governing body to find out whether he is serious about a code switch or is simply fishing to swell his next rugby league deal...

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  18. Ex-Wales Youth Banned 48 Weeks for Verbal Abuse

    A former Wales youth international rugby player has been banned for 48 weeks for verbally abusing match officials.....

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  19. Heaslip Accepts Pape Apology

    Jamie Heaslip has accepted Pascal Pape's Twitter apology for the crude knee to the back that could end the Ireland No.8's Six Nations campaign.....

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  20. Iain Henderson Signs New 3-Year Ulster Deal

    Ulster Rugby and the IRFU are pleased to announce that Ireland international, Iain Henderson, has signed a new three-year contract.....

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  21. Warriors Sign Italian International Favaro

    Glasgow Warriors are delighted to announce the signing of Italian international flanker Simone Favaro on a two-year contract from Benetton Treviso .....

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  22. Saints Sign Sale Lock Michael Paterson

    Northampton Saints has today announced the signing of Michael Paterson, who will be joining the club ahead of the 2015/16 season.....

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  23. Naqelevuki Set to Leave Exeter

    Exeter's Fiji international centre Sireli Naqelevuki looks set to leave the club at the end of the season.....

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  24. Quins Winger Charlie Walker Re-Signs Until 2017

    Charlie joined the Harlequins Academy from Leicester Tigers and made his senior debut in 2011 against Gloucester Rugby ...

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  25. O'Mahony Signs 3-Year IRFU, Munster Deal

    The IRFU and Munster are pleased to announce that Peter O'Mahony has signed a three-year contract with the IRFU which will see him remain at Munster until at least June 2018.....

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