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12dPA Sport

Scots finalise World Cup warm-up plans

Scotland will take on France and Georgia both home and away after finalising their warm-up schedule for next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

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Hastings among new faces in Scotland squad

Gregor Townsend has named six new faces in his Scotland squad for their summer tour of the United States, Canada and Argentina.

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Weekend review: Player of the weekend, flop & more

The PRO14 playoffs are now confirmed and with the Aviva Premiership and French Top 14 facing a dramatic finish next weekend, there is still much to play for with playoff places up for grabs and team eager to book a place in next season's Champions Cup.

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Weekend review: Player of the weekend, flop & more

It is all about the playoffs as the Aviva Premiership, PRO14 and Top 14 edged even closer to the finish flag. The Champions Cup and Challenge Cup may take centre stage this week but there is still plenty at stake after the latest round of games.

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Weekend review: Player of the weekend, flop & more

It is now or never for many teams across European rugby's domestic competitions as teams battle it out for relegation and playoff positions in the Aviva Premiership, PRO14 and the French Top 14.

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59dESPN Staff

Stockdale named player of Six Nations

Ireland wing Jacob Stockdale has been named Six Nations Player of the Championship, beating teammates Keith Earls, Conor Murray and Jonathan Sexton in the process.

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62dHuw Richards

2018 Six Nations in numbers

Perhaps more than any of the previous championship campaigns this was the year of the Irish. But if that, rightly, was the headline story, there are others to be found as we look at the 2018 Six Nations By The Number.

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63dESPN Staff

Six Nations: Team-by-team review

What do the events of the past six weeks tell us about the state of each nation, and what do they need to do on the road to Japan and the 2019 Rugby World Cup?

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64dMartyn Thomas

Six Nations review: Player of the week, flop & more

Ireland's celebrations might still be in full swing following their Grand Slam triumph, but with their official party cancelled we wrap up the winners and losers from the final round of the 2018 Six Nations.

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66dHuw Richards

Remembering 'spectacular' first televised rugby match

Rugby Union made its debut on television 80 years ago this week as "probably the most spectacular and exciting Calcutta Cup match ever played" took place at Twickenham.

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66dCillian O Conchuir

Scotland aim to hand Parisse 100th loss

ESPN previews the Six Nations clash between Italy and Scotland, which will see Sergio Parisse looking to avoid an unwanted milestone.

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67dNick Bewley

Fantasy Rugby 2018: Week five preview

Ireland may have secured the Six Nations title with a game to spare but it remains all to play for many fans heading into the final round of ESPN Fantasy Rugby 2018.

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67dESPN Staff

Nel: Injuries have made me stronger

WP Nel believes he returns to the Scotland starting lineup a stronger person as he looks to put a 'tough two years of injury setbacks behind him.

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68dESPN Staff

Scotland ring changes for Italy finale

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has made five changes to the starting XV to face Italy in Saturday's Six Nations finale.

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70dESPN Staff

Six Nations: How England could finish fifth

Ireland might have been confirmed as champions but there is still plenty up for grabs on the final day of the Six Nations -- England could limp to a worst finish in 31 years.

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Scotland add five to Six Nations squad

Scotland have added five players to their squad ahead of their final Six Nations clash against Italy this weekend.

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71dMartyn Thomas

Six Nations review: Player of the week, flop & more

Ireland fans should still be smiling on Monday morning following a weekend that saw their side crowned 2018 Six Nations champions following their victory over Scotland and England's defeat in Paris.

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71dESPN Staff

Fantasy Rugby Team of the Week: Round Four

Round four of the Six Nations saw Ireland confirmed as winners after comfortably beating Scotland to set up a Grand Slam showdown with England at Twickenham next weekend. But who made our Fantasy team of the week?

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72dESPN Staff

Victory gives Ireland Six Nations title

Ireland clinched a third Six Nations title in five years thanks to a bonus-point 28-8 victory over Scotland in Dublin.

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73dCillian O Conchuir

Vengeance, Grand Slam on the line for Ireland

Vengeance and Six Nations Grand Slams are firmly in the mind of Ireland and Joe Schmidt as they welcome the England-conquering Scotland to Dublin on Saturday.

2018 RankingsSix Nations

  • SCOT5th
    TRIES SCORED 1st Ireland : 20 Tries Scored
    IRE1st
    11
    20
  • SCOT5th
    POINTS DIFFERENCE 1st Ireland : 78 Points Difference
    IRE1st
    -27
    78