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news from Thursday, July 11, 2019

- The off-season is the perfect opportunity for Guinness PRO14 teams to rebuild, recover and rethink their strategy before the 2019-20 campaign roars into view. Whether you are six-time champions Leinster or any other side looking to make a splash next term, there are always improvements and alterations that can be made over the summer and …...

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news from Monday, July 8, 2019

- Former Ulster fly-half Christian Lealiifano has completed a dream return to rugby’s greatest stage, just three years after being diagnosed with leukaemia. The 31-year-old has been named in Michael Cheika’s 34-man squad for Australia’s Rugby Championship opener against South Africa in Johannesburg on July 20, having last played for the Wallabies in June 2016. The inclusion of Lealiifano r...

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- Benetton’s cancer survivor Nasi Manu has been called up to the Tonga squad for the upcoming Pacific Nations Cup. The No.8 was diagnosed with testicular cancer at the end of last year forcing him to miss the entire Guinness PRO14 season but after successful chemotherapy treatment, he is in line to make a miraculous return to …...

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news from Thursday, July 4, 2019

- The off-season is the perfect opportunity for Guinness PRO14 teams to rebuild, recover and rethink their strategy before the 2019-20 campaign roars into view. Whether you are six-time champions Leinster or any other side looking to make a splash next term, there are always improvements and alterations that can be made over the summer and …...

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news from Tuesday, July 2, 2019

- Two defeats of great consequence within the space to a month could reasonably be considered a hammer blow to the confidence and morale of a team. And undoubtedly was for the Scarlets.   The first infliction came in the European Cup, a heavy semi-final defeat to the Dublin based side (38 – 16) on April …...

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news from Monday, July 1, 2019

- Your weekly roundup of news from the world of rugby   Ulster squad confirmed for 2019/20 season The Ulster Rugby management team has confirmed the senior playing squad for next season, with 37 fully-contracted players and 7 development players included. Of the 44 players named in the panel, 41 are Irish-qualified and 27 have progressed …...

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- A look back on the week’s headlines and interesting snippets from the world of rugby   New Guinness PRO14 Conference Announcement The Conferences for the 2019/20 & 2020/21 Guinness PRO14 seasons have been drawn based upon finishing positions resulting in six teams swapping Conferences. Using the Conference tables completed after Round 21 of the 2018/19 …...

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