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12hMartyn Thomas

Jones: England practice like the All Blacks

Eddie Jones will lead England into battle at Murrayfield on Saturday confident that his side can secure the victory that would maintain their quest for a third successive Six Nations title under his guidance. But he hasn't always felt so assured.

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22hSam Mulligan

Tahs fancied to score dominant win

Sam Mulligan from TAB.com.au believes the Reds and Waratahs should feature prominently in your Super Rugby staking plan this weekend.

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1dPA Sport

Dallaglio: Gatland could lead All Blacks

Former Rugby World Cup winner Lawrence Dallaglio insists Warren Gatland could achieve "spectacular things" as a future All Blacks head coach.

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2dSam Bruce and John Goliath

Super Rugby W2W4: Genia to suit up against Reds

The Australian and New Zealand Super Rugby teams take the field for the first time after the competition kicked off last week. We tell you what to watch for in Round 2.

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3dSam Bruce

Super Rugby: NZ conference preview

Super Rugby us is up an running for 2018 with play commencing in the South African conference over the weekend. The New Zealand franchises begin their seasons from Friday, so what can we expect?

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14dESPN Staff

Hansen: New Zealand coffers not bottomless

All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen has insisted that New Zealand Rugby's finances are not limitless when it comes to keeping their best homegrown players playing Super Rugby.

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23dESPN staff

Yokohama confirmed as venue for Bledisloe III

The Bledisloe Cup is headed back to Japan with New Zealand Rugby confirming this year's third game will be played at Nissan Stadium in Yokohama, the venue for the 2019 Rugby World Cup final.

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23dSam Bruce

USA Rugby keen to stage Bledisloe Cup

USA Rugby is determined to make a showpiece of the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco in a bid to lure more big events to the Bay Area, perhaps even a Bledisloe Cup Test.

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27dAAP

Australia set up New Zealand clash

Australia have won a thriller against Scotland 24-21 to set up a mouth-watering Sydney 7s quarter-final against New Zealand on Sunday.

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31dAAP

Super Rugby returns to Fiji

The Highlanders will take on the Chiefs in a New Zealand Super Rugby derby in June in Fiji.

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34dESPN staff

Super Rugby 2018 preseason form guide

The start of the revamped Super Rugby competition is now just a month away. But what are the 15 teams doing for preseason fixtures? Check out the list of games, and match reports, here!

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39dESPN Staff

Wasps complete Sopoaga signing

Wasps director of rugby Dai Young hailed Lima Sopoaga as "world-class" after completing a deal to bring the All Blacks fly-half to the Aviva Premiership.

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55dHuw Richards

2017 international rugby in numbers

The British & Irish Lions dominated the Test arena this year, but the tourists weren't the only show in town. ESPN delves into the statistics behind another thrilling 12 months of international rugby.

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65dTom Hamilton and Greg Growden

2017 rugby awards: Player, moment & more

As 2018 comes into view, Greg Growden and Tom Hamilton delve into their collective short-term memory banks to dish out their awards for the year.

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65dESPN Staff

Savea considers switch to rugby league

With his All Blacks jersey securely in the hands of Rieko Ioane, Julian Savea has admitted a switch of codes has always been a consideration.

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70dESPN Staff

SBW hits back at critics of car photo

All Blacks centre Sonny Bill Williams has hit back at critics of a social media post that showed him and his wife driving with their eldest daughter Imaan not in a baby seat.

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78dESPN Staff

World Rugby announce simplified law book

World Rugby have announced they will release a new, more simplified law book from January 1, 2018 designed to make the laws easier to understand.

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82dESPN Staff

End-of-year Tests: Team-by-team review

The end-of-year Tests offered international coaches the chance to experiment but what did we learn? Our experts have their say.

2017 RankingsRugby Championship

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    1st 35 Tries
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    = 1st 127 points