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Piers Francis Cleared To Play Following Disciplinary Hearing

Piers Francis

England centre Piers Francis is free to play in the remainder of the Rugby World Cup having been cleared by a panel at a disciplinary hearing earlier today. Francis was cited earlier this week following a high tackle on Will Hooley just seconds into England’s 45-7 win over the USA on Thursday, the fourth player to be cited at the …

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USA Receive First Red Card Of World Cup For High Tackle On Farrell

USA England

After many controversial moments, we have finally had our first red card of the Rugby World Cup during England’s clash with the USA.  England recorded a comprehensive 45-7 win over the USA in Gary Gold’s sides’ first game of the tournament but the encounter was not without its divisive calls. Immediately from the kick-off, England centre Piers Francis’ shoulder appeared …

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England Make Wholesale Changes Ahead Of USA Clash

England head coach Eddie Jones has made ten changes to his starting XV ahead of his side’s Pool C match against USA at Kobe Misaki Stadium on Thursday. Joe Marler, Tom Curry, Billy Vunipola, George Ford, and Elliot Daly are the only remaining names from the XV who started in their 35-3 victory over Tonga on Sunday. Owen Farrell drops …

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Four Irish-Born Players Named In USA Squad To Face England

AJ MacGinty USA

 USA head coach Gary Gold has named his team for their World Cup Pool C encounter against England on Thursday with four Irish names included. Following on from their performances for the USA at the World Cup four years ago, the experienced AJ MacGinty and John Quill are named to start. MacGinty, who plays his club rugby with Sale, is …

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Top 10 Quotes From A Fantastic Weekend Of Ryder Cup Action

Europe regained the RyderCup from the United States on Sunday with a crushing 17.5 to 10.5 victory at Le Golf National in France. Here, Pundit Arena takes a look at some of the best quotes from the 42nd edition of the matchplay showdown: “It’s disappointing because I went 0-4, and that’s four points to the European team. And I’m one …

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Five Big Questions From Ireland’s Last-Gasp Victory Over USA

International Friendly, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 2/6/2018 Republic of Ireland vs USA Ireland's Alan Judge celebrates his late goal with his teammate

Ireland sealed a victory over the United States on Saturday night courtesy of a last-gasp winner by substitute Alan Judge. The Boys in Green had to come from behind to grind out the win against a largely inexperienced American side, with Judge’s last-gasp strike coming after Graham Burke’s equaliser just before the hour mark. Overall, it was a performance and …

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