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Ulster's Stockdale wins 2018 BBC Sport NI Personality of the Year award

BBC Rugby - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 10:00
Ulster and Ireland rugby star Jacob Stockdale is named 2018 BBC Sport Northern Ireland Personality of Year.
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Isaac Miller: Worcester hooker overcomes broken collar bone to sign new contract

BBC Rugby - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 07:26
Worcester Warriors hooker Isaac Miller signs an undisclosed-length deal following his return from a broken collar bone.
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Sam Skinner: Scotland rugby union side in good place, says Exeter forward

BBC Rugby - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 05:25
Newly-capped Scotland forward Sam Skinner says his country are in an "exciting place" ahead of the Six Nations.
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Schmidt rejected role with All Blacks last year

BBC Rugby - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 05:00
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt turned down an offer to return to his native New Zealand as assistant to Steve Hansen last year.
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Valery Morozov: Sale Sharks sign Russia international prop from Enisei-STM

BBC Rugby - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 04:32
Sale Sharks complete signing of Russia international prop Valery Morozov from Enisei-STM.
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Premiership Rugby deal for £200m investment 'on track'

BBC Rugby - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:56
Key figures at Premiership Rugby say they remain "on track" to complete a £200m investment deal in the league.
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Dragons: Bernard Jackman successor will need time, says Mike Ruddock

BBC Rugby - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:36
Ex-Wales and Dragons coach Mike Ruddock says Bernard Jackman's successor as head coach at Rodney Parade will need time if he is to succeed.
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Sexton signs with Ireland and Leinster until 2021

BBC Rugby - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 05:33
Lions fly-half Johnny Sexton signs a new deal with the Irish Rugby Football Union and will play for Ireland and Leinster until 2021.
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Leading try scorer Lewington's 'weird journey' to Saracens

BBC Rugby - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 02:02
U-turns, roadblocks, diversions and injury breakdowns - how Alex Lewington went from aspiring footballer to Saracens' leading try scorer.
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Young Ulster talent 'motivating' senior players

BBC Rugby - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 01:35
John Cooney and Marcell Coetzee say that the young talent emerging within the Ulster squad is pushing the senior players to improve their own game.
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Return to England coaching role 'hypothetical' says Lancaster

BBC Rugby - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 12:32
Former England coach Stuart Lancaster says speculation linking him with a possible return to the post in the future is "hypothetical".
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Tommy Seymour: Scotland wing extends deal at Glasgow Warriors

BBC Rugby - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 10:29
Scotland wing Tommy Seymour signs a one-year contract extension at Glasgow Warriors, keeping him at Scotstoun until 2020.
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Melville warns against wages rise if £200m deal goes through

BBC Rugby - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 07:49
Premiership clubs must spend a prospective cash boost on facilities, Rugby Football Union boss Nigel Melville warns.
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Northampton Saints youngsters hope to provide festive cheer after slow Premiership start

BBC Rugby - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 07:19
Northampton Saints hope the Christmas period will produce an upturn in results after a slow start to the Premiership season.
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Ireland's Henshaw set to miss Six Nations opener

BBC Rugby - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 06:40
Leinster and Ireland centre Robbie Henshaw faces up to another eight weeks on the sidelines with a hamstring injury.
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