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England’s Courtney Lawes wants racists in rugby union named and shamed |  England rugby union team

England’s Courtney Lawes wants racists in rugby union named and shamed | England rugby union team

The England captain Courtney Lawes believes “unacceptable” racist behavior must be stamped out of rugby and those responsible named and shamed following last week’s shocking revelations by his former teammate Luther Burrell. Lawes, who is only the second black player to captain the England men’s side, admitted he was shocked to read Burrell’s alarming testimony …

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Canadian men’s rugby team aims to maintain unbeaten record against Belgium in Halifax

Canadian men’s rugby team aims to maintain unbeaten record against Belgium in Halifax

Canada, currently ranked 21st in the world, blanked No. 26 Belgium 24-0 on Nov. 13 in Brussels.The Canadian Press The Canadian men’s rugby team returns to action this weekend for the first time in almost eight months, facing the same opponent that it closed out 2021 against. Canada, currently ranked 21st in the world, blanked …

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Wimbledon, Tour, cricket and rugby find Covid still in the air

Wimbledon, Tour, cricket and rugby find Covid still in the air

Paris (AFP) – As fans again fill stadiums this summer, a string of Covid-19 cases in major events suggest it is too early to cheer pandemic-free sport. After being canceled in 2020 and requiring spectators to test last year, this year’s Wimbledon seemed to signal a return to sunnier days as the United Kingdom relaxed …

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Irish Rugby |  Sheehan And Sexton Set The Tone For Auckland Showdown

Irish Rugby | Sheehan And Sexton Set The Tone For Auckland Showdown

The youngest and oldest members of Ireland’s matchday squad spoke on the eve of the first Test about the challenge of ending New Zealand’s outstanding unbeaten run at Eden Park. For hooker Dan Sheehanthis will be his first time to play the All Blacks and the opportunity comes at the end of a debut international …

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Ireland look to storm All Blacks’ Eden Park fortress with top spot in sights | Ireland rugby union team

In the perennial struggle between domestic sport and international, more exquisitely poised in rugby than anywhere else, this weekend marks the opening of the latest window for the international game to set out its stall. The merchants mean business, too, if the strength of the teams announced, so often depleted at this time of year, …

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Solomon Alaimalo to make rugby return with Southland Stags

Joe Allison/Getty Images Solomon Alaimalo has re-signed with the Southland Stags for the 2022 NPC season. Solomon Alaimalo will return to rugby with the Southland Stags following a close to year-long break from playing as he manages his mental health. Rugby Southland confirmed on Friday the experienced outside back has signed for a second season …

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Rugby League News: Ex-Wigan star’s abuse charge, Chase’s big move, Castleford man’s horror news & Connor to Super League rivals?

Rugby League News – keeping you up to date with the latest news from the world of rugby league. It has been a busy 24 hours with major stories breaking from Super League and the NRL. Here is a round-up of everything that has happened… Incredible Premiere deal An incredible Premier Sports coverage deal has …

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