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  1. Aviva Premiership fixture announcement

    Rugby-Sale Sharks appoint former captain Sanderson as new director of rugby

    Sale Sharks have appointed former club captain Alex Sanderson as their Director of Rugby after reaching an agreement with Saracens to release him ...
  2. Wing Liam Williams will be absent for Wales's Six Nations opener against Ireland

    Rugby: Wales hit by Williams ban for Six Nations opener

    Liam Williams will miss Wales's Six Nations opener against Ireland next month after receiving a three-game ban for his red card in Scarlets' Pro14 ...
  3. This weekend's opening fixtures had been expected to feature a showpiece clash between All

    Japan's Top League rugby on hold over COVID-19 outbreak

    Japan's Top League rugby was put on hold Tuesday after scores of players tested positive for the coronavirus, the latest setback for sport in the ...
  4. All Blacks star Beauden Barrett is a new recruit of Japan's Suntory Sungoliath

    Rugby: COVID-19 hits Japan's Top League, All Blacks' showpiece scrapped

    A season-opening clash featuring All Blacks stars Beauden Barrett and Kieran Read was scrapped on Tuesday after dozens of people tested positive ...
  5. Taking a break - Exeter Chiefs of the English Premiership won the European Champions Cup behind

    Rugby's European cups temporarily suspended due to COVID-19

    England's Premiership ruby union clubs will take a two-week, mid-season break organisers said after it was announced earlier Monday that both the ...
  6. Former captain Paul O'Connell has been appointed Ireland forwards coach ahead of the Six

    Rugby: Ireland hire ex-captain O'Connell as forwards coach

    Former captain Paul O'Connell has been hired as Ireland forwards coach as Andy Farrell's side gear up for the 2021 Six Nations.
  7. FILE PHOTO: Super League - Warrington Wolves v Leeds Rhinos

    Rugby: Leeds Rhinos skipper Ward retires at 27 due to concussion impact

    Leeds Rhinos captain Stevie Ward retired from rugby league at the age of 27 on Tuesday due to the long-term effects of concussions he suffered ...
  8. Late winner - Scrum-half Ben Youngs (C) scored twice as England beat Italy on October 31 at an empty

    Rugby: RFU expect 2021 Six Nations to go ahead as planned despite COVID-19

    England's governing Rugby Football Union said Monday it expected the 2021 Six Nations Championship to go ahead as scheduled despite the rising ...
  9. Six Nations Championship - Wales v France

    Rugby: France's Ntamack to have surgery for double jaw fracture

    France flyhalf Romain Ntamack faces several weeks on the sidelines, and could miss the start of next year's Six Nations, after suffering a double ...