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Last-Gasp Robin Copeland Try Seals Dramatic Win For Connacht

Connacht 27 Gloucester 24 A last-second try from Robin Copeland sealed a dramatic Heineken Champions Cup win for Connacht over Gloucester. With six minutes remaining in the game, Connacht were trailing by 11 points but tries from substitutes Shane Delahunt and Copeland ensured the last-gasp win as they move to eight points in the Pool table. The home side enjoyed …

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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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Ulster Sign Irish-Qualified Outhalf, Billy Burns From Gloucester

Ulster Rugby have announced the signing of Irish-qualified out half, Billy Burns from Gloucester on a two year deal.  The 24 year-old has made over 100 senior appearances for the English club having made his debut six years ago in an LV Cup fixture at London Irish in 2012, before making his Aviva Premiership bow against Worcester Warriors in 2014. He …

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Twitter Reacts To Gloucester Rugby’s New Look

The Gloucestershire club have undergone a complete revamp of their emblem and home kit. Gloucester have been giddily active on social media all day, showing off new logos, kits, and even players with the acquisition of a certain Danny Cipriani. See Also: Gloucester Rugby Have Released A Brand New Logo And Kit Also present are improvements to the playing conditions at …

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Gloucester Rugby Have Released A Brand New Logo And Kit

They’re ringing in the changes these days in Gloucestershire. The Cherry and Whites have undergone a revamp in regards to their squad in recent days, having confirmed the signings of Matt Banahan, Franco Marais, Jaco Kriel and of course, Danny Cipriani. Cipriani’s joined from rivals Wasps just yesterday, staying on English soil in order to keep his World Cup hopes alive. The changes haven’t been …

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Danny Cipriani Signs For Gloucester To Help England Career

Wasps fly-half Danny Cipriani has left his side for their rivals Gloucester after three years spent during his latest stint at the Coventry outfit. Danny Cipriani’s second run as a member of Wasps RFC has now come to an end after it emerged that the fly-half will sign with Premiership side Gloucester in the hopes of keeping his World Cup …

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