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Sale Sharks Sign American Fly Half To Replace Danny Cipriani

USA v Japan - Group B: Rugby World Cup 2015

Sale Sharks have moved to replace Danny Cipriani. Sale Harks have moved to replace Danny Cipriani, after confirming the capture of American international fly half, AJ MacGinty, from Connacht this morning. Although MacGinty is Irish born, he qualified to play for the US Eagles through the IRB’s residency rules after moving to the US in 2011. It was while MacGinty was playing with …

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Peter Stringer Signs New Contract With Sale

Heineken Cup Final: Munster v Biarritz Olympique

Peter Stringer will be playing professional rugby at 39 years of age. The Sale Sharks have this morning announced that Peter Stringer has signed a new one year contract extension. Speaking on the club’s website, Sharks coach, Steve Diamond, described the 98 times capped Irish international scrum half as ‘model professional who is incredibly fit and shows no signs of getting …

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What Would English Regional Teams Look Like?

Gloucester Rugby v Sale Sharks

Imagine that somehow, despite everything this writer had previously written, the RFU and the clubs had agreed to completely alter the face of rugby in England with the replacement of the existing club structure with 5 regional sides. It’ll never happen, but it is fun to hypothesise on the potential line ups of each team. Here are some of the …

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Aviva Premiership: Ones To Watch This Weekend

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 07: during day 2 of the HSBC Sydney Sevens at Allianz Stadium on February 07, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Renee McKay/Gallo Images)

Paul Wassell takes a closer look at the standout fixtures happening in the Aviva Premiership this weekend. _____ Harlequins vs Leicester, Friday 19th February (Kick-off: 7:45pm) After last weekend’s 28-6 loss to Gloucester, Harlequins will be looking to make amends against a revived Leicester outfit. Marland Yarde will be looking to show Eddie Jones what he is missing out on …

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Steve Diamond Describes Danny Cipriani As Being Misguided

Sale Sharks v Leicester Tigers - Aviva Premiership

Steve Diamond has questioned Danny Cipriani’s motivation for leaving Sale. Despite interest from Toulon, Toulouse, and Harlequins, it came as no surprise when Wasps announced the capture of Danny Cipriani earlier this week. Although Eddie Jones’ decision to exclude the fly half from the England squad has proved to be divisive, fans welcomed Cipriani’s decision to turn down a potential move …

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Dai Young On Cipriani Return: ‘I Think He’s Got A Real Cutting Edge’

SALFORD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 02: Danny Cipriani of Sale Sharks lines up a conversion during the Aviva Premiership match between Sale Sharks and Wasps at the AJ Bell Stadium on January 02, 2016 in Salford, England. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

Wasps Director of Rugby Dai Young has hailed the news of Sale Sharks fly-half Danny Cipriani opting to return to the club next season as ‘outstanding’, noting that Cipriani will only bolster an already talented squad of players. Cipriani, 28, will return to Wasps next season after reportedly agreeing a two-year deal worth around £300,000 a season after rejecting offers from Toulon and …

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The Danny Cipriani Transfer Saga Has Finally Come To An End

Sale Sharks v Exeter Chiefs - Aviva Premiership

Danny Cipriani had been linked with a number of Top 14 and Premiership clubs. After it became apparent that Danny Cipriani had a clause in his contract allowing him leave Sale one year before it was due to expire, there had been much speculation over the future of the mercurial flyhalf. Although Harlequins had registered an early interest in Cipriani, it was …

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Danny Cipriani Linked With Shock Move To Rival Premiership Club

Sale Sharks v Exeter Chiefs - Aviva Premiership

It had been rumoured that Danny Cipriani was on his way to France. Throughout the last number of weeks, rumours linking Danny Cipriani with a move to France have been ever present across the channel. First it was ambitious Pro D2 club Lyon who were said to be interested in the talented play maker, then it was the turn of Toulon. Indeed, despite …

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Danny Cipriani To Decide On International Future In The Coming Week

Rumours have circulated as to the future intentions of Danny Cipriani. Late last month we reported on the news that both Lyon and Toulon are interested in signing Danny Cipriani this summer. Although it was also said that Harlequins remain in the hunt to sign the mercurial fly half, it would appear that both French clubs are increasingly confident that they can …

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