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Watch: Gloucester Score One Of The Tries Of The Season In Thrilling Victory Over Worcester

Well, that was tense, wasn’t it?  Gloucester came away from their Kingsholm encounter against the Worcester Warriors with a 24-19 victory but they were made sweat for it as a battling Worcester side kept going until the end, desperately searching for their first win of the season. It was Worcester’s first point of the season, however, yet it roots them to …

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An Alternative Uncapped England Backline For Eddie Jones To Consider

Following the Argentina tour and the relative success of England u-20s in Georgia it seems youth could play an increasingly important part to Eddie Jones regime. This could mean we see the blooding of a number of new names when the autumn internationals roll around. ______ 9. Ben Spencer (Saracens) The Saracens scrum-half has for a long time now been …

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Based On The Round One Performances, Here’s How The Final Aviva Premiership Table Will Look

Even though only one round of matches have been played in the Aviva Premiership, already some results have got many pundits scratching their heads as to how they could get their pre-season predictions so wrong. London Irish’s bonus point win over Harlequins at Twickenham and Bath’s first league win at Welford Road in 14 years almost overshadowed the events at …

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Jonny May Joins Leicester As Ed Slater Signs For Gloucester

Gloucester Rugby have confirmed the signing of Leicester’s Ed Slater, with Jonny May going the other way.  Speculation around the transfer has been widespread of late and it is thought that the swap involves a monetary figure heading to the Cherry and Whites as part of the deal. This figure, according to Gloucestershire Live, is said to be around £150,000. Slater, who …

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Stade Francais Defeat Gloucester In A Feisty Challenge Cup Final

European Rugby Challenge Cup Final, BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh, Scotland 12/5/2017 Gloucester vs Stade Francais Stade Francais’ Geoffrey Doumayrou scores a try

Stade Francais have ended a turbulent season in triumphant fashion, defeating Gloucester 25-17 in a tremendously lively Challenge Cup final on Friday night. The French side, who were at one point to be the subject of a highly controversial merger with Top 14 rivals Racing 92, were able to put their domestic issues to one side and enjoy a victory …

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Northampton Saints Will Certainly Be Hoping For A Stade Francais Victory This Weekend

Although the Northampton Saints secured a 23-20 victory over Harlequins at Franklin’s Gardens at the weekend, they still lost their automatic Champions Cup qualification place to Quins as they gave up a losing bonus point to John Kingston’s side.  Both teams finished level on 52 points but Quins recorded one extra victory this season which put them ahead of the Saints. …

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Sergio Parisse Could Be On His Way To The Premiership [Report]

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Italy and Stade Francais captain Sergio Parisse, even at 33, remains one of the most powerful and effective back row forwards in the northern hemisphere. With Stade in disarray, both on the pitch and off, the number eight may look to leave the club he’s been with since 2005 and The Rugby Paper is reporting that Gloucester are now seriously interested …

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England Watch: Which Players Are Pushing For International Honours?

After last weekend’s round of the Aviva Premiership, a number of up-and-coming and fringe England-qualified players made their mark in the latest series of exciting matches in the country’s top domestic competition. We take a look at the individuals giving Eddie Jones and the rest of his coaching team something to think about. Top EQP Tacklers Exeter Chiefs’ 34-15 triumph …

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