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Liam Williams scored two tries in Saracens' victory over Northampton
Liam Williams scored two tries in Saracens' victory over Northampton
Seb Davies, Franco Mostert, Alex Lewington, Simon Zebo
Seb Davies, Franco Mostert, Alex Lewington, Simon Zebo
Northampton Saints' Courtney Lawes
Northampton Saints' Courtney Lawes
Christian Day in action for Stade Français
Christian Day in action for Stade Français
Saracens' Jamie George was in impressive form
Saracens' Jamie George was in impressive form
Gloucester's Jason Woodward beats the tackle of Northampton's Cobus Reinach to touch down
Gloucester's Jason Woodward beats the tackle of Northampton's Cobus Reinach to touch down
 
Tadhg Beirne will join Munster next summer
Tadhg Beirne will join Munster next summer
Twickenham Stadium could be rebranded
Twickenham Stadium could be rebranded
Dylan Hartley claims an extended season would not be welcomed by players
Dylan Hartley claims an extended season would not be welcomed by players
Timoney delivers impressive all-round performance on first appearance of the season
Timoney delivers impressive all-round performance on first appearance of the season
Simon Amor, Head Coach England 7s and John Spence, Chairman Karma Group
Simon Amor, Head Coach England 7s and John Spence, Chairman Karma Group
Gloucester's Ollie Thorley went over twice as Worcester lost a fourth game in succession
Gloucester's Ollie Thorley went over twice as Worcester lost a fourth game in succession
 
England Women Under 18 Sevens celebrating the win in the Rugby Europe Under 18 Championship
England Women Under 18 Sevens celebrating the win in the Rugby Europe Under 18 Championship
Saracens and Newcastle Falcons are set to lock horns in Philadelphia on Saturday
Saracens and Newcastle Falcons are set to lock horns in Philadelphia on Saturday
Munster's Alex Wootton scores 4 tries against Cheetahs
Munster's Alex Wootton scores 4 tries against Cheetahs
Heinrich Brussow, Rhys Webb, Brad Shields, Kahn Fotuali'i
Heinrich Brussow, Rhys Webb, Brad Shields, Kahn Fotuali'i
Australia winger Dane Haylett-Petty could be out for season after bicep surgery
Australia winger Dane Haylett-Petty could be out for season after bicep surgery
Manu Tuilagi has been warned by England boss Eddie Jones
Manu Tuilagi has been warned by England boss Eddie Jones
 
Manu Tuilagi opened the scoring for Leicester but was on the losing side against Bath
Manu Tuilagi opened the scoring for Leicester but was on the losing side against Bath
London Irish's Tommy Bell kicks a conversion during the Aviva Premiership match at Twickenham Stadium, London.
London Irish's Tommy Bell kicks a conversion during the Aviva Premiership match at Twickenham Stadium, London.
Dan Robson scored four tries in Wasps' opening win
Dan Robson scored four tries in Wasps' opening win
Schalk Brits capped an impressive display with Saracens' eighth try
Schalk Brits capped an impressive display with Saracens' eighth try
Jason Woodward (centre) is mobbed by his Gloucester team-mates after scoring the winning try
Jason Woodward (centre) is mobbed by his Gloucester team-mates after scoring the winning try
Sale Sharks prop Eifion Lewis-Roberts has retired from rugby due to injury
Sale Sharks prop Eifion Lewis-Roberts has retired from rugby due to injury
 
Julian Savea is not leaving his club Hurricanes
Julian Savea is not leaving his club Hurricanes
England captain Sarah Hunter, pictured right, and her team were denied World Cup glory by New Zealand
England captain Sarah Hunter, pictured right, and her team were denied World Cup glory by New Zealand
Toka Natua scored a hat-trick of tries for New Zealand against England in the Women's World Cup final
Toka Natua scored a hat-trick of tries for New Zealand against England in the Women's World Cup final
Topsy Ojo and Nick Kennedy during the launch
Topsy Ojo and Nick Kennedy during the launch
Ben Youngs and Matt O'Connor during the launch
Ben Youngs and Matt O'Connor during the launch
Danny Care and John Kingston during the launch
Danny Care and John Kingston during the launch