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Referee Alexandre Ruiz Hilariously Tries To Get Dan Biggar’s Attention

Leinster overcame Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Garden this afternoon on a scoreline of 43-16 in the Heineken Champions Cup. Three first-half tries from James Lowe, Rhys Ruddock and Andrew Porter helped the four-time European Champions to a 19-16 lead at the break. Shortly after half-time, the bonus-point was secured following Cian Healy’s try. Ross Byrne then got on the scoresheet …

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Ruthless Leinster Storm To Bonus-Point Win Over Northampton


Northampton 16 Leinster 43 Leinster extended their lead at the top of Pool 1 in the Heineken Champions Cup following a highly impressive bonus-point win over Northampton Saints. In a frantic encounter, Leo Cullen’s men recorded seven tries, three of which came during a blistering first half in which the lead bounced from one side to the other. Despite a …

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Breaking: James Haskell To Retire At The End Of The Season

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James Haskell has announced that he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the current season.  The English flanker has endured an injury-plagued campaign with the Northampton Saints with recurring ankle and toe issues limiting his appearances at Franklin’s Gardens. “I have loved every minute of my career in rugby and feel very privileged to have played with …

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Watch: Referee JP Doyle Gets Stuck In To Check Grounding

Referee JP Doyle was straight into the action in today’s eagerly anticipated East Midlands Derby between the Leicester Tigers and the Northampton Saints at Twickenham.  Saints’ Jamie Gibson got the first try of the game and he has Doyle to thank for going through the effort of viewing the grounding. The Saints were about a metre out from the Tigers’ line …

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This Danny Cipriani Pass Has Everyone Losing Their Minds

Danny Cipriani put his off-field problems behind him as he played a crucial role in helping his new Gloucester side to an opening round victory in the Gallagher Premiership.  Gloucester beat the Northampton Saints 27-16 at Kingsholm on Saturday to get their season off to a good start. However, all the headlines from this game have gone to Cipriani who produced …

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Gallagher Premiership Table Predictions: The Battle for Survival

In 11 days, the Gallagher Premiership season will begin as the newly promoted and newly named Bristol Bears host Bath Rugby at Ashton Gate. In a series of three articles, Pundit Arena will be analysing the twelve teams in the League and order them based on where we believe they’ll finish. We start with the four bottom teams and given …

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Northampton Saints Move Derby To Twickenham To Raise Money For Rob Horne

The Northampton Saints have moved their home fixture with Leicester Tigers away from Franklin’s Gardens to Twickenham in order to raise money for former player Rob Horne.  The 34-times capped Wallaby suffered a life-changing injury when playing for the Saints last season. In a clash with the Leicester Tigers at Welford Road in April, Horne made a tackle but in doing …

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Dylan Hartley A Doubt For South Africa Tour Due To Concussion Symptoms

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Dylan Hartley has emerged as a doubt for England’s three-Test tour of South Africa in June because of concussion symptoms he is experiencing since the loss to Ireland at Twickenham in March. Hartley has not played any minutes since England finished fifth in the Six Nations and Northampton coach Alan Dickens, admitted it is a concern. “Dylan reported concussion symptoms …

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