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La Rochelle Star Banned For Punching Richard Hibbard In The Crown Jewels

GLOUCESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Richard Hibbard of Gloucester lies on the ground following a hit during the European Rugby Challenge Cup quarter final match between Gloucester Rugby and Cardiff Blues at Kingsholm Stadium on April 1, 2017 in Gloucester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

On the rugby field, there are certain ‘do’s and ‘don’t’s. The latter include foul play, and they certainly include punching, especially when it comes to private areas. Welsh hooker Richard Hibbard certainly has our sympathy after last weekend’s Challenge Cup semi-final. During the tie between La Rochelle and Gloucester, the Top 14 side’s Fijian lock Jone Qovu took exception with …

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Watch: Hibbard Decked By Monstrous Punch During Challenge Cup Semi, Accused Of Simulation By Ref

In a recent article, Wales Online writer Mark Orders described Gloucester hooker Richard Hibbard as “fearless, combative and with zero regard for his own personal safety”. It was a fitting description of one of rugby’s true warriors. Given his well-earned reputation for toughness, it came as a big surprise today when the former Wales international was accused of simulation during …

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Gloucester Confirm The Signing Of Owen Williams

Gloucester have confirmed the signing of Wales hopeful Owen Williams next season after the player agreed to personal terms with the club. After signing for the Tigers from the Scarlets in 2013, Williams has amassed over 500 points during his time at Welford Road with the versatile inside back following forwards Carl Fearns, Fraser Balmain and Val Rapava Ruskin to …

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Welsh Hooker Richard Hibbard Signs New Deal At Gloucester

GLOUCESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 02: Richard Hibbard of Gloucester breaks with the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Leicester Tigers at Kingsholm Stadium on September 2, 2016 in Gloucester, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Wales and Lions hooker Richard Hibbard has signed a new deal at Gloucester. Thanks for all the kind messages. V pleased to have signed on again with @gloucesterrugby. Great club & fans – looking forward to the future — Richard Hibbard (@richardhibbard2) November 22, 2016 The experienced 32 year-old has impressed at Kingsholm since joining the club from his home region …

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Gloucester Trio Set To Depart At The End Of The Season [Report]

GLOUCESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Ben Morgan of Gloucester runs with the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Bath at Kingsholm Stadium on October 1, 2016 in Gloucester, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Premiership side Gloucester could be set for a massive shake-up. GloucestershireLive have reported that three of Gloucester’s most instrumental playmakers could be in line for a potential transfer. Matt Kvesic, James Hook and Ben Morgan are all said to be leaving Castle Grim. With the possible departure of three significant squad members, where will Gloucester invest to fill the hole? Matt Kvesic …

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A XV Selected From The Vast Abundance Of Foreign Talent Within The Premiership

BARNET, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 14: Charles Piutau of Wasps scores a try during the Aviva Premiership match between Saracens and Wasps at Allianz Park on February 14, in Barnet, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

The Aviva Premiership gains more and more world-class foreign players each season. For example, next season Saracens will benefit from having World Cup winner Schalk Burger in their pack. There is an attraction that the English top division has that other leagues apart from the Top 14 just cannot compete with. The atmosphere, players and the competitions are all reasons …

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Video: The Wind At Gloucester Last Night Was Something Else

Storm Barney ravaged much of Ireland and the United Kingdom over the weekend, with winds hitting over 130km/hr in some areas. It was certainly close to that in Kingsholm Stadium, where Gloucester were playing the Barbarians. Wales hooker Richard Hibbard, who plays for the Premiership side, was in the stands for the match, and posted this video on his Twitter …

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