For years and years discrepancies between the national team and the Premier League has blighted English football. Accusations of not having the national team in mind when it comes to scheduling have been thrown around, now however, it appears our sport and the lack of ‘rest periods’ is resulting in a fall out in our game.

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With the disaster of the recent Rugby World Cup still relatively fresh, and now the particularly poor performance of the English football team (and fans) in France at Euros 2016, it might look like a bad 12 months for English sport.  But through the darkness, the introduction of an Australian has dramatically changed the path of English Rugby’s fortunes, and after a remarkable turnaround that saw England win the Grand Slam in the Six Nations, Eddie Jones has put the sword through the heart of his home nation with a whitewash rout on their turf.

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How Will Brexit Affect UK Rugby?

by admin on June 24, 2016

BrexitEconomic uncertainty is high – but how will leaving the EU affect Rugby Players in the UK?

There’s no questioning that most aspects of British life will be affected in some way by the UK leaving the European Union. But how will leaving the EU affect UK rugby? We look at the facts.

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Owens Sets Refereeing Record

by admin on June 11, 2016

When Fiji take on Tonga this month, regardless of which team comes on on top, one man on the pitch is guaranteed to come out of it with an incredible achievement. Welsh referee Nigel Owens will set a new world record as he take charge of his 71st World Cup game, breaking the record of 70 previously held by South African, Jonathan Kaplan. [click to continue…]

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Plastic Pitches Called into Question Again

28 May 2016

Ed Slater leads his Leicester team into a crucial semi-final clash with Saracens this weekend, but is concerned by more than just the stiff opposition faced, after questioning whether the artificial surfaces increasingly used are good for the players. The game will be held at the Allianz Park, one of the venues where an artificial […]

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Wider Male GB Olympic Rugby 7s Squad Announced

19 May 2016

25 English, Scottish and Welsh Rugby Players to Convene Ahead of the Rio Olympics The wider men’s GB Olympic Rugby 7s squad has been announced. In preparation for the 2016 Rio Olympics, the 25 named players will join together for a seven-week intensive training scheme, due to commence on the 30th May and include four […]

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England Women’s Rugby Sevens Team Win Canada World Series Tournament

28 April 2016

Lead by force of nature Emily Scarrat, the England Women’s Rugby Sevens team were victorious at the penultimate 2016 World Rugby Sevens series tournament in Canada.

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Six Nations 2016 – Round Up

12 April 2016

As the curtain comes down on another eventful Six Nations, it’s England who reign supreme.

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FREE AKUMA RUGBY BALL WITH ALL SEVENS ORDERS

11 March 2016

Minimum order of 10 shirts or seven full kits

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Six Nations in Review

9 February 2016

Another year has flown by and once again the continent’s elite international Rugby tournament is upon us.  Six European heavyweights battle through a combined total of 15 gruelling matches before one nation lifts the coveted Six Nations trophy on 19th March.

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