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Trinder’s rapid rise sees him in pole position for 13 shirt

Trinder’s rapid rise sees him in pole position for 13 shirt | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Henry Trinder has leapfrogged the Saxons straight into the senior England squad - and it is no less than he deserves
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Guy Mercer backing Bath Rugby centres for England selection - This is Bath

Guy Mercer backing Bath Rugby centres for England selection - This is Bath | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
This is Bath Guy Mercer backing Bath Rugby centres for England selection This is Bath Guy Mercer has backed Bath Rugby team-mates Jonathan Joseph and Kyle Eastmond to shine for England, should they be called on by Stuart Lancaster for the autumn...
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Cameron forgives Tuilagi for gesture

Cameron forgives Tuilagi for gesture | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Prime Minister David Cameron accepts an apology from England centre Manu Tuilagi for playing a 'fun' prank on him.
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Benji Marshall intriguing prospect - Bill Pulver

Benji Marshall intriguing prospect - Bill Pulver | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Australian Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver says of Benji Marshall: "I know there is a dialogue happening ... but I have no new news in terms of where those discussions are at"
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Todd Blackadder laments latest play-off failure

Todd Blackadder laments latest play-off failure | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
The Chiefs defeat the Crusaders in the Super Rugby semi-finals for the second year in succession, leaving Todd Blackadder to say the visitors "didn't quite nail" their chances
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ARU angered by IRB's Horwill appeal - Express.co.uk

ARU angered by IRB's Horwill appeal - Express.co.uk | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
ARU angered by IRB's Horwill appeal Express.co.uk Australian Rugby Union chief executive Bill Pulver said in a statement: "This is an unprecedented step taken by the IRB in what is the most important rugby event staged in Australia since the 2003...
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Chiefs all but secure New Zealand conference

Chiefs all but secure New Zealand conference | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
The Chiefs have returned to the top of the Super Rugby table with a resounding 34-22 win over the Hurricanes in an entertaining encounter at Waikato Stadium on Friday
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When Lions met the Maidens: in pictures

When Lions met the Maidens: in pictures | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
In pics: Lions enoy chance encounter with Victoria Maidens American Football team.    
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North sorry for Lions try gesture

North sorry for Lions try gesture | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
British and Irish Lions wing George North apologies for "horrendous" gesture while scoring a try against Australia.
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Stuart Lancaster's young England side provides exciting glimpse of future after 32-3 defeat of Argentina - Telegraph

Stuart Lancaster's young England side provides exciting glimpse of future after 32-3 defeat of Argentina - Telegraph | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Some of the biggest names in English rugby will be sitting a little less comfortably by their swimming pools today after Stuart Lancaster’s young guns defeated Argentina and provided an exciting glimpse of the future.
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Planet Rugby | Rugby Union News | Johnson bemoans missed tackles

Planet Rugby | Rugby Union News | Johnson bemoans missed tackles | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Scotland boss Scott Johnson highlighted missed one-on-one tackles as the cause for his side's loss to Samoa in Durban on Saturday.
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First loss ever to Samoa for Scotland.

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Gatland fears Lions underdone

Gatland fears Lions underdone | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Warren Gatland believes he will be challenged to settle on his best British & Irish Lions side, and allow new combinations to jell, ahead of the first Test on June 22
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England rugby chiefs urged to pick Anthony Allen of Leicester with Tuilagi and ... - Mirror.co.uk

England rugby chiefs urged to pick Anthony Allen of Leicester with Tuilagi and ... - Mirror.co.uk | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
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England rugby chiefs urged to pick Anthony Allen of Leicester with Tuilagi and ...
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Leicester have urged England to scratch a seven-year itch and let Anthony Allen help solve their midfield crisis.
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Cipriani to return to Sale squad

Cipriani to return to Sale squad | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Danny Cipriani's attitude is praised by Sale Sharks boss Steve Diamond as the fly-half prepares to make a Premiership return.
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Cockerill admits ban was warranted

Cockerill admits ban was warranted | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Leicester Tigers boss Richard Cockerill says he deserves the nine-game suspension he received for the coming season.
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Lamont: Players are cheating concussion tests

Lamont: Players are cheating concussion tests | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Ex-Scotland international Rory Lamont has hit out at the International Rugby Board's concussion protocols labelling them "flawed" and added players know how to cheat the tests to determine whether they are fit to play or not...
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Planet Rugby | Rugby Union News | Genia hails Smith factor

Planet Rugby | Rugby Union News | Genia hails Smith factor | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Will Genia says the Wallabies will be inspired by the return of George Smith for Saturday's series-deciding showdown with the Lions.
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Dan Lydiate: ‘We’ve got to be squeaky clean on Saturday’

Dan Lydiate: ‘We’ve got to be squeaky clean on Saturday’ | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Lewis Moddy chats to Ben Youngs and Dan Lydiate ahead of the second test in Melbourne
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Lions on brink of historic triumph

Lions on brink of historic triumph | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
The British & Irish Lions will tackle Australia at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne on Saturday night knowing that victory would secure a first series victory for 16 years
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Lions 2013: Australia captain James Horwill denies intent to harm Alun-Wyn Jones with head stamp

Lions 2013: Australia captain James Horwill denies intent to harm Alun-Wyn Jones with head stamp | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Australia captain offers robust defence during extensive questioning over stamp that could see him banned for third Test    
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Wales legend who did not want to play for Wales

Wales legend who did not want to play for Wales | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Wales legend Jonathan Davies admitted he did not want to play for Wales after returning to rugby union from rugby league in 1995
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Gatland in good spirits despite fresh injury

Gatland in good spirits despite fresh injury | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Warren Gatland says the Lions will be in top condition for the first Test against Australia despite the injury to Tommy Bowe
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Planet Rugby | Rugby Union News | Boks canter past Italy

Planet Rugby | Rugby Union News | Boks canter past Italy | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
The Springboks got their 2013 international season up and running with a five-try 44-10 win over Italy at Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.
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Lancaster satisfied with England win

Lancaster satisfied with England win | The World of Rugby Football Union | Scoop.it
Stuart Lancaster was pleased with the margin of England's victory over Argentina in the first Test in Salta, but says his team must improve their discipline after giving away a 15-5 penalty count against the Pumas.
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