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Bledisloe Cup: New Zealand beat Australia 29-9 in Rugby Championship
Bledisloe Cup: New Zealand beat Australia 29-9 in Rugby Championship
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 12:56:34 GMT

World champions New Zealand retain the Bledisloe Cup with a 29-9 victory against Australia in Wellington.

Ollie Lindsay-Hague: Olympic medallist leaves Harlequins
Ollie Lindsay-Hague: Olympic medallist leaves Harlequins
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:56:23 GMT

Ollie Lindsay-Hague, who won a silver medal in the rugby sevens with Great Britain at the Olympics, leaves Harlequins.

Ex-England player foils robbers in Malta
Ex-England player foils robbers in Malta
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:19:53 GMT

A 78-year-old former England rugby player foils a robbery attempt by three men, chasing them out of his house in Malta armed only with a mug of tea.

Piutau shines as Ulster beat Northampton in friendly
Piutau shines as Ulster beat Northampton in friendly
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:20:50 GMT

Charles Piutau inspires Ulster to a 29-19 friendly victory over Northampton Saints on his home debut.

World Rugby chief Gosper open to GB sevens team in world series
World Rugby chief Gosper open to GB sevens team in world series
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 06:55:54 GMT

Brett Gosper is open to the idea of GB teams playing in the world sevens series, rather than separate home nations as presently.


Rugby League News Headlines...

Hull come from behind to win Challenge Cup
Hull come from behind to win Challenge Cup
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:16:51 GMT

Hull FC win a Wembley Challenge Cup final for the first time, coming from behind to beat Warrington Wolves 12-10.

Challenge Cup final: Lee Radford tips Hull FC for more success
Challenge Cup final: Lee Radford tips Hull FC for more success
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:15:44 GMT

Hull FC coach Lee Radford predicts more success for his side after their dramatic first Wembley Challenge Cup final win.

Wakefield players injured in road accident
Wakefield players injured in road accident
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 12:10:42 GMT

Wakefield Wildcats players Chris Annakin, Richard Owen and captain Danny Kirmond suffer injuries when their car hit a tree.

Watch the moment Hull FC set up Wembley win
Watch the moment Hull FC set up Wembley win
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:41:56 GMT

Hull FC's Jamie Shaul touches down under the posts to level the score at 10-10 in the Challenge Cup final against Warrington.

Watch heroic Houghton's match-saving moment
Watch heroic Houghton's match-saving moment
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:08:19 GMT

Watch a sensational piece of defensive work from Hull FC's Danny Houghton prevent Ben Currie from scoring a late Challenge Cup-winning try for Warrington.


...from BBC Sport

The Aviva Premiership
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2 Exeter Chiefs 22 74
3 Wasps 22 72
4 Leicester Tigers 22 65
5 Northampton 22 60
6 Sale Sharks 22 58
Guinness PRO12 League
Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Leinster 22 73
2 Connacht 22 73
3 Glasgow Warriors 22 72
4 Ulster 22 69
5 Scarlets 22 63
6 Munster 22 63
First Utility Super League
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1 Wigan Warriors 21 32
2 Hull FC 21 30
3 Warrington Wolves 21 29
4 Catalans Dragons 21 26
5 St Helens 21 24
6 Castleford Tigers 21 19

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