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Barbarians clinch narrow win over Ireland

Jack McGrath faces a ban which could jeopardise his World Cup hopes after kneeing Konstantin Mikautadze in 22-21 defeat in Limerick.

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Saints confirm list of departures

Toulon-bound Samu Manoa and Salesi Ma'afu among 10 players leaving Franklin's Gardens this summer.

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Leo retires from Samoa national side

The former London Irish second-row previously claimed clubs were pressurising Pacific Islanders to quit international rugby.

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The Barbarians: Wrestling with legacy

Coach Robbie Deans talks the Barbarians' legacy and finding the balancing act between expansive rugby and taking the points.

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Bath refuse to be intimidated by Saracens

Mike Ford insists his side "are going to go another way to try to beat Saracens. We are going to carry on playing the way we are playing."

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Wasps complete Smith signing

Smith, capped 111 times by his country, will join the Coventry club in time for the new season from his current club Lyon.

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Brad Thorn added to Barbarians squad

Retiring lock Brad Thorn will add to a healthy New Zealand contingent in the Barbarians team finalised to play international games Ireland and an England XV this week.

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England name squad to face Baa Baas

Danny Cipriani, Elliot Daly, Henry Slade and Christian Wade all named in 24-man squad for Twickenham clash.

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