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news from Monday, January 14, 2019

- While France and Italy have already named their training squad for the 2019 Guinness Six Nations, the rest will be announced this week. And with that in mind, this European weekend was the last chance to audition for places and some players took full advantage. Not least Jack Nowell who returned from injury in scorching form for Exeter Chiefs on the same weekend that Maro Itoje al...

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news from Thursday, January 10, 2019

news from Wednesday, January 9, 2019

- Head coach Conor O'Shea has named just one uncapped player, second-row David Sisi, in his 31-man squad for Italy's training camp in Rome ahead of the 2019 Six Nations. Sisi has won his first-ever call up for the Azzurri, which will gather at the Giulio Onesti Olympic Comm...

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news from Monday, January 7, 2019

- Another weekend of domestic action is in the books and a number of names – both new and old – served timely reminders to their international coaches. For England and Eddie Jones, the returns from injury of Billy Vunipola and Joe Launchbury were great news while in Scotland, Edinburgh's charge continued up the Guinness PRO14. Over in France, another enthralling week of Top 14...

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news from Saturday, January 5, 2019

news from Thursday, January 3, 2019

- The turn of the year means only one thing for rugby fans in the northern hemisphere – the imminent arrival of the 2019 Guinness Six Nations. And with that in mind, the focus on club rugby this weekend is very much with the Championship on the horizon. Auditions continue apace for international spots before the head coaches name their training squads and there is yet more chance ...

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