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Warren Gatland Names Wales XV For Mammoth England Tie

Wales rocketed themselves into the Six Nations title conversation with a bonus point win over Scotland at the weekend. Depleted by injuries, Warren Gatland’s side weren’t fancied by many last week. However, they blitzed the visiting Scots, and killed off the game early to secure a bonus point victory. However, the next two games will either make or break the …

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This ‘Injured Six Nations XV’ Which Would Challenge Any Team

With the Six Nations fast approaching, the various coaches are eager to enter the first game week with their full complement of stars. However, such is the bruising nature of modern professional rugby, this is rarely the case. Joe Schmidt and Ireland can be happy with their relatively low injury count, with only Sean O’Brien, Garry Ringrose and Jared Payne …

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Fixtures And Dates For Ireland’s UEFA Nations League Matches Announced

Ireland’s next competitive football ties come against Wales and Denmark, after the Boys in Green were thrown in against the familiar foes in today’s UEFA Nations League draw. Martin O’Neill now has a run of friendlies to get his team in shape ahead of the competition, with the opening fixture taking place in Cardiff. New Wales manager Ryan Giggs will be eager …

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It’s Hard To Disagree With BBC’s World Rugby Team Of The Year

2017 was a remarkable year of rugby union, including a cracking Six Nations, an absorbing Lions tour, and another dominant Rugby Championship win for the All Blacks. As the year draws to a close, the usual reviews and debates are taking place, and BBC Radio Five Live put together a team of the year. Naturally, this will always lead to …

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Welsh FA Chief Finds Himself In Hot Water For ‘No English’ Remark

Football Association of Wales Chief Executive Jonathan Ford is to face disciplinary action regarding comments he made about Wales’ manager search. Wales are currently on the lookout for a successor to Chris Coleman following his departure for Sunderland last month. Ford appeared on BBC Wales last week to discuss said search, and remarked that while the priority would be to …

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