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Katy Mclean addresses her England side

03 September 2014

RFU plans to introduce rugby to 100,000 women and girls

The women’s game is set for an unprecedented boost after the RFU announced plans to introduce rugby to 100,000 women and girls across the country

Courtney Lawes

03 September 2014

Lawes refocuses Saints for title defence

Courtney Lawes has hailed the “unbelievable” feel-good factor produced by Northampton Saints’ maiden Aviva Premiership title, but insists last term’s success will mean nothing when the holders begin their new campaign against a reinvigorated Gloucester Rugby on Friday night

Wasps captain James Haskell

02 September 2014

VIDEO – Wade has "got his swagger back” says Haskell

James Haskell is intent on returning the glory days to Wasps and believes “world class” young England duo Christian Wade and Joe Launchbury can provide the spark and steel they require to start that journey this season

Justin Burnell

01 September 2014

Burnell: Welsh in the Premiership "to stay"

London Welsh Head Coach Justin Burnell says his charges have learned a huge amount from their successful year in the Greene King IPA Championship and will be approaching the Aviva Premiership campaign as though they are “here to stay”

Greene King IPA Championship Round 1 preview

01 September 2014

Greene King IPA Championship round one preview

While all eyes will be on the much-fancied Worcester Warriors and Bristol Rugby, particularly after they were paired together in the first round of fixtures, the short history of the Greene King IPA Championship tells us that the 'big two' will not have it all their own way over the next nine months and 22 rounds of regular season action