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European club (region) rugby rankings update

Super Quins smash fragile Falcons, Ospreys are atrocious… would be my terrible tabloid headline.

I hadn’t intended to update this regularly but was curious to see what effect league contenders the… 258 more words

Aviva Premiership

RUGBY REPORTS: Ivybridge show strength in depth to claim bonus-point win over Lydney

IVYBRIDGE showed their strength in depth as they kept alive their hopes of a promotion play-off place with a bonus point home win over Lydney in National Three South West. 2,125 more words


The Gentleman's Game

Whilst pit-stopping for some coffee whilst on my travels this week the topic of a recent “alleged biting” incident in a game of rugby cropped up. 599 more words

Health And Fitness

Preview: Leinster v Cardiff

The Guinness Pro12 returns to action this weekend as Cardiff make the difficult trip over to Dublin to face the league leaders, three weeks after a home defeat to Munster effectively ended realistic hopes of qualifying for the top six. 1,201 more words

Cardiff Blues

Cambridge v Coventry - another wobble, another win

Well, I kind of got it right…

A win and  five points on top of an entertaining afternoon’s rugby.

But that’s just about all I correctly predicted. 1,813 more words

Club Talk

Baden-Powell was right - Be Prepared

This letter in the Daily Telegraph is part of correspondence about disruption at rugby matches due to beer/loo runs

SIR – On a freezing cold evening at a recent Harlequins rugby match, a couple of old boys near the end of my row sat down, wrapped their blankets and scarves around themselves and took out their scotch eggs and hip flasks.

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