England Women's World Cup winning coach steps down

England Women’s 2014 Rugby World Cup-winning head coach Gary Street has left his position at the Rugby Football Union with immediate effect.
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England Women 2014

Frank Halai signs with London Wasps

Wasps today confirmed that All Black winger Frank Halai will join Wasps from the Auckland Blues next season.
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Frank Halai

Samoa turn focus to 2015 Rugby World Cup

When Samoa travelled to Twickenham to take on Rugby World Cup 2015 hosts England on 22 November last year, many of the names on the visitors' team sheet found themselves in familiar surroundings.
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Samoa fans

Best "close tackling 12" in England re-signs

Sale Sharks have been handed a double dose of good news with confirmation that prop Eifion Lewis-Roberts and inside centre Sam Tuitupou have both agreed new two year deals with the Sharks.
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Sam Tuitupou

Sign up available for Rio 2016 Olympics Sevens tickets

Rugby fans around the world can now sign up to ensure they do not miss out on tickets for rugby sevens’ Olympic Games debut after the Rio 2016 organising committee announced details of its ticketing plans.
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Rio 2016

Cipriani among England recalls

Harlequins No 8 Nick Easter and Sale Sharks fly half Danny Cipriani have been named in Stuart Lancaster's England training squad for the forthcoming 6 Nations Championship.
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Danny Cipriani

Ben Franks signs with London Irish

London Irish are proud to announce the signing of World Cup winner Ben Franks on a three year deal, which will result in the prop leaving the Hurricanes at the conclusion of the 2015 Investec Super Rugby season.

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Ben Franks

Gareth Anscombe named in Wales Six Nations squad

Scarlets prop Rob Evans, Cardiff Blues duo Kristian Dacey and Gareth Anscombe and Newport Gwent Dragon, Tyler Morgan are named as the uncapped quartet and will meet up with the squad when they begin preparations for the tournament next Monday (January 26th).
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Gareth Anscombe named in Wales Six Nations squad

1995 RWC analysis: Power of All Blacks jersey no match for one man

When a man, a very unique man, walked through the tunnel wearing the same jersey as the captain of the rugby team that represented his country, the timeline of history in the game spiked.
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1995 Rugby World Cup

Jeremy Thrush signs with Gloucester

Gloucester Rugby have confirmed the signing of New Zealand international second row Jeremy Thrush from the Hurricanes for next season.
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Jeremy Thrush

Jimmy Gopperth signs with London Wasps

Wasps today confirmed the signing of Jimmy Gopperth from Leinster Rugby.
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Jimmy Gopperth

No All Blacks, but McCaw and Retallick receive Halberg nominations

The outstanding success of New Zealand athletes and teams on the world stage in 2014 has resulted in 27 finalists being named for six categories at the Halberg Awards - the country’s pre-eminent event to honour and celebrate sporting excellence.
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Richie McCaw 2014

Japan becomes first country to name 2015 World Cup squad

Japan coach Eddie Jones named a 41-man squad Monday that he says will form the basis of the 31 players he will take to England in September for Rugby World Cup 2015.
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Eddie Jones

All Blacks nominated for NZ's favourite sporting moment

Ten sporting highlights from 2014 have been announced today for the New Zealand’s Favourite Sporting Moment Award, the only category voted for by the public at the Halberg Awards.
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Malakai Fekitoa 2014

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