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Wales Coach Sent Home From World Cup Amid Betting Scandal

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Wales attack coach Rob Howley has been forced to leave their camp days before the start of the Rugby World Cup in Japan after being implicated in a betting scandal. Howley was removed after being named at the centre of an investigation in relation to a potential breach of World Rugby regulation 6, specifically betting on rugby union. News of …

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Ireland In Position To Go Top Of Rugby’s World Rankings

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Ireland will go top of the World Rugby rankings if they defeat Wales at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday. As it turns out both Ireland and Warren Gatland’s Welsh side are capable of leap-frogging New Zealand into first place as we countdown towards the Rugby World Cup in Japan. The All Blacks currently sit atop the rankings having regained it …

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Leigh Halfpenny To Miss Six Nations Opener Due To Concussion

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Wales’s key player full-back Leigh Halfpenny is likely to miss the beginning of his country’s Six Nations campaign due to an ongoing battle with a concussion, his Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac said Tuesday. The 30-year-old has been out of action since the Test with Australia on November 10 and Pivac said the latest prognosis had been made following a …

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