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George North Is Leaving Northampton At The End Of The Season

NORTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14: George North of Northampton in action during the European Rugby Champions Cup match between Northampton Saints and Castres Olympique at Franklins Gardens on January 14, 2017 in Northampton, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Wales star George North is widely respected as one of the best wingers in Europe. The 25-year-old has been with Premiership outfit Northampton Saints since leaving the Scarlets in 2013. However, the club have today announced that North will be leaving Franklin’s Gardens at the end of the season. The Welsh international explained his move, feeling it is the right time …

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Gloucester’s Twitter Account Saw The Funny Side Throughout Drubbing Against Sale

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Gloucester Rugby find themselves in 10th position in the Aviva Premiership, after finishing up on the receiving end of a proper mauling against Sale Sharks last night. The visitors fell behind early thanks to a remarkable Denny Solomona solo effort, and the game continued along the same vein for the remainder, as Sale won out 57-10 winners. This leaves David Humphreys …

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Exeter Chiefs Send Huge Praise To Wasps’ Nathan Hughes Following Classy Move For Fallen Opponent

Rugby has offered up yet another reason why it is one of the classiest sports around, when the colour of a jersey is transcended by one player’s concern for another. Too often are the headlines focused on moments of lost tempers and ill-discipline. This is also not a phenomenon unique to rugby as pretty much every team sport sees incidents of …

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Bets To Consider Ahead Of The Aviva Premiership Weekend

NORTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 09: Dominic Ryan of Leicester is injured as he tries to tackle George North during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Leicester Tigers at Franklin's Gardens on September 9, 2017 in Northampton, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

The Premiership season is in full swing, as the best rugby sides in England face off. Each week, we take a look at bets to consider for the next round of games, with LeoVegas.com. Newcastle Falcons (+18.5 points vs Saracens) Wasps and Newcastle head up the table after the opening two rounds. The Falcons are certainly the surprise package here, …

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Billy Vunipola Opens Up On His Decision To Withdraw From The Lions Tour

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Billy Vunipola talks during a Saracens media session at Saracens Training Centre on May 9, 2017 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

Billy Vunipola has defended his decision to withdraw from the recent Lions tour of New Zealand, insisting his conscience wouldn’t allow him to go. The England number eight was initially called up as part of the squad to go down under, but he withdrew from the panel after the Premiership season ended to undergo shoulder surgery despite Warren Gatland’s request …

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