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Haley: “We Need To Take This Group By The Scruff Of Its Neck”

Mike Haley Munster

Munster full-back, Mike Haley, has urged his teammates to embrace the challenge that Gloucester will provide tonight in Kingsholm in their Pool 2 Heineken Champions Cup encounter.  Johann van Graan has named a strong team for the encounter with Chris Farrell deemed fit to play following a positive scan on his knee earlier this week. Gloucester have had their own …

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Munster Centre Chris Farrell Fit To Feature Against Gloucester

Chris Farrell Munster

Munster head coach, Johann van Graan, has made six changes to his side to face Gloucester in the Heineken Champions Cup tomorrow night, with Chris Farrell named in the starting XV. Farrell returned from injury against Connacht last week but appeared to pick up a knock during the 24-31 win in Galway, however, following a scan on his knee this …

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Peter O’Mahony Relishing Visit To Boyhood Haunt Kingsholm

Peter O'Mahony Munster

Munster captain, Peter O’Mahony has fond memories of Kingsholm from his time in the stands supporting his team as a child, and he’s hoping to create some more when Munster travel there on Friday to face Gloucester in their Heineken Champions Cup encounter.  Johann van Graan’s side were comprehensive winners when Gloucester visited Thomond Park in October with tries from …

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Danny Cipriani Feels “Ready To Go” Against Munster

Gloucester outhalf, Danny Cipriani, could return from injury to feature in his side’s Heineken Champions Cup clash with Munster this weekend.  The 31-year-old last featured for the Premiership club in last month’s Champions Cup game against Exeter where he suffered an injury to his pectoral muscle. Head coach, Johan Ackermann, is giving the English flyhalf every opportunity to prove his …

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Red Carded Cipriani To Face Paris Hearing On Wednesday

Danny Cipriani is to face a disciplinary hearing in Paris on Wednesday after being sent off in Gloucester’s European Champions Cup loss away to Munster last weekend. The England fly-half was dismissed for a dangerous tackle on Munster centre Rory Scannell in an eventual 36-22 defeat in Limerick on Saturday, with Cipriani seeing red as part of a crackdown on …

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Excellent Cipriani Form Rewarded With Premiership Accolade

Gloucester's Danny Cipriani

Danny Cipriani has been rewarded for his excellent form this season as the 30-year-old has won the Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player Of The Month Award for September.  He has helped his Gloucester side to fifth in the Premiership table after the Kingsholm outfit recorded two wins and a draw in their first three fixtures before losing to Saracens and Harlequins. …

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Gloucester Boss Urges England To Stick With Cipriani

England coach Eddie Jones should stick with Danny Cipriani despite a conviction for assault and resisting arrest in a nightclub incident, according to Gloucester boss Johan Ackermann. After more than five hours, a disciplinary hearing convened by England’s Rugby Football Union decided on Wednesday to uphold a charge against Cipriani of conduct prejudicial to the game but, significantly, took no …

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Gloucester Release Statement After Danny Cipriani Pleads Guilty

Danny Cipriani, the Gloucester and England out-half, pleaded guilty this morning to two charges at Jersey Magistrates’ Court.  The 30-year-old pleaded guilty to common assault and resisting arrest following an incident in a nightclub on the island. Gloucester have now released a statement in the aftermath of this morning’s plea. Following an appearance at Jersey Magistrates Court today (Thurdsay Morning) Glocuester Rugby player …

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Breaking: Danny Cipriani Charged After Jersey Nightclub Incident

Gloucester’s Danny Cipriani was confirmed to have been arrested by police in Jersey following an incident in a nightclub last night. England rugby international Cipriani was involved in an incident that took place at the Jersey nightclub St Helier and was arrested by police. Now, he has been charged and is scheduled to appear in court tomorrow morning. Danny Cipriani being …

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