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Bernard Jackman Parts Ways With Dragons, Club Release Statement

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Dragons released a statement today confirming that they will be parting ways with their head-coach Bernard Jackman and will be seeking a replacement. Earlier today we brought you reports claiming that Dragons head coach Bernard Jackman and the club were parting ways. Jackman’s time spent at the helm of Dragons began with an underwhelming first year in charge, one that seemingly set …

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Breaking: Dragons Have Parted Ways With Bernard Jackman [Report]

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The Dragons have parted ways with head coach Bernard Jackman according to multiple reports this morning.  Jackman took over from Kingsley Jones ahead of the 2017/2018 season and he suffered a disappointing first season in charge which yielded just two victories in the Guinness PRO14. Although the first season was one to forget, progress was expected in Jackman’s second season in …

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Bernard Jackman Receives Stadium Ban For Referee Criticism

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Bernard Jackman has been given a four-week stadium ban, with the final two weeks suspended until the end of the season, due to the comments the former Ireland hooker made in the aftermath of the Dragons’ loss to the Cardiff Blues in October.  The Dragons lost to the Cardiff Blues 15-23 at Rodney Parade and a week later, Jackman made …

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“He Didn’t Have A Letter From His Mum, He Was Only 17”

As first seasons go, they don’t get much tougher than Bernard Jackman’s opening campaign as head coach of the Dragons.  When Jackman took over at the Welsh region ahead of the 2017/18 campaign, his mission was a clear one; to make the Dragons the top club in Wales and remove their long-lasting tag as the country’s whipping boys. Everything needed …

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The Dragons Look Set To Swoop In For Quade Cooper’s Signature

A day doesn’t seem to go by without there being some positive news relating to Welsh PRO14 outfit The Dragons.  Bernard Jackman’s side are coming off the back of a spirited draw at home to Ulster, a game which they really should have won. While off the pitch, they have confirmed the signing of Ross Moriarty for next season. It …

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One Welsh Club Is Pulling Out All The Stops To Land George North

When the Welsh Rugby Union outlined their plans to the change the current rules surrounding Welsh foreign-based players representing the national side, many predicted that it would lead to the retainment of Welsh talent in the country and also to the return of some of their top players who ply their trade abroad.  That certainly seems to be the case …

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Former Ireland International Bernard Jackman Takes Over Pro12 Club

Former Ireland rugby international Bernard Jackman has been announced as head coach of Pro12 side Newport-Gwent Dragons. The former Grenoble coach has moved to the Welsh club, who finished in 11th place in last season’s competition, behind Italian side Benetton Rugbyon points differnce – and only ahead of Zebre – the other Italian representitive, who only won three games all year. …

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Astonishing Details Emerge Regarding Bernard Jackman’s Grenoble Departure

Top 14 strugglers Grenoble and Bernard Jackman have parted ways with immediate effect following an announcement on Tuesday that their adventures together had come to an end. Jackman joined up with the French side in 2011 and first worked as a consultant before assuming a coaching role at the club last year. Grenoble have unfortunately struggled under the Irishman’s leadership …

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Bernard Jackman And Grenoble Have Parted Ways Following Difficult Season

New is breaking on Tuesday that struggling Top 14 side Grenoble and head coach Bernard Jackman have agreed to go their separate ways following a difficult campaign this season. Former Ireland international Jackman, has been with the the south of France outfit since 2011, serving as a consultant and forwards coach before taking over as head coach in 2016. According …

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Bernard Jackman The Early Favourite To Replace Pat Lam At Connacht

READING, ENGLAND - JANUARY 16: Grenoble head coach Bernard Jackman looks on ahead of the European Rugby Challenge Cup match between London Irish and Grenoble at Madejski Stadium on January 16, 2016 in Reading, England. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Bernard Jackman sits high among the early forecasted favourites to replace Lam at Connacht. Following the news today that Connacht’s much lauded head coach will be swapping the helm of Guinness Pro12 champions for potential second tier English rugby next season, names are already being touted as to who will take the hot seat in Galway. Paddy Power confirm that the …

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Grenoble Player Puts Himself Up For Sale On Twitter

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Grenoble have not enjoyed the best start to the season. Languishing in 13th place on the Top 14 table and in danger of being relegated to the Pro D2, Grenoble are suffering through a difficult season. To date Bernard Jackman’s side have only registered two wins, one of which was against bottom side Bayonne. Despite the need for some solidarity within …

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