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Harlequins have signed former Connacht number-8 George Naoupu ahead of the upcoming season.
Harlequins have secured the signing of Connacht No.8 George Naoupu for the forthcoming season. During his two spells at the Sportsground spanning six seasons, the former New Zealand Sevens and U21s international has made 102 appearances for the Pro12 champions. He said: “I am very excited to be joining Harlequins in its 150th anniversary year.
Harlequins confirmed the signing of New Zealand born number eight George Naoupu from Connacht for the upcoming season. The post Harlequins confirm Naoupu’s signature appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
The Premiership Rugby Singha Sevens comes to Franklin’s Gardens on Friday night and with Harlequins, Saracens and Gloucester having announced their squads, we take a look at ones to watch when sevens comes to the Saints. Harlequins have named a youthful squad, captained by Calum Waters, but have valuable Sevens experience in winger Cameron Cowell, who first played for England in the 2014 FIRA Seve
The Highlanders scored one of the tries of the weekend against the Chiefs, and apparently it was so good that opposition flyhalf Aaron Cruden couldn’t help getting in on the celebrations. It made for a comical moment in the final roundof pool play in this year’s Super Rugby tournament. It was very similar to a classic moment from the Premiership back in 2008, when Tom Arscott found himself hilariously stuck in the middle of a Harlequins celebration.
The new season will bring new in crop of youngsters who could take the Premiership and Pro12 by storm, RW puts together XV starletsJet-heeled: Joe Marchant has excelled for Harlequins and recently England U20sWith the majority of players now already back in preseason across the Aviva Premiership and Guinness PRO12, it’s a stark …Continue reading »
The Saints will kick off and close the Northampton leg of the 2016 Premiership Rugby Singha Sevens Series on Friday, July 29th. The men in black, green and gold will begin their campaign against Harlequins at 7pm, with the final game of the evening coming against Gloucester at 9:15pm. These two matches will sandwich a clash with Saracens, with all of the other three teams also playing each other d
Tomorrow’s match between Harlequin and Melbourne will see the two best teams of the Dewar Shield locking horns. Harlequins have so far run a perfect season, winning all the 13 matches played scoring a bonus point.
Kingston wants trophies in Quins' 150th season
INTERVIEW: New Harlequins Director of Rugby John Kingston admits that with all eyes on the club in its 150th season, they need to meet their fans' high Premiership expectations again.
Harlequins director of rugby John Kingston admits that with all eyes on them in the club’s 150th season, they need to have a strong campaign. The post Kingston demands big season appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
In order to celebrate the club’s 150th anniversary and the launch of their anniversary kits, the current Harlequins players and staff have recreated a team photo from …
Premiership club Harlequins have revealed a throwback home strip for the upcoming 2016/2017 season to celebrate their 150th year. The post Harlequins unveil 150th anniversary kit appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Round 15 in the Victorian Dewar Shield is unlikely to see any upset results. With the top of the ladder teams facing the lower half of the competition, and Moorabbin enjoying the bye, the round should maintain the status quo. The all-conquering Harlequins return from the bye to face strugglers Footscray Bulldogs
The 2016/17 Challenge Cup draw took place on Wednesday and last year’s finalists, Harlequins have been drawn in Pool 5. The post Challenge Cup 2016/2017 pools confirmed appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
In just over a month’s time, the future stars of rugby will be on show when the Singha Premiership Rugby Sevens comes to Franklin’s Gardens. Saints will line up against Saracens, Harlequins and Gloucester Rugby for what is set to be an exciting evening of fast-flowing rugby with plenty of tries!
Coming from South Africa I didn’t fully appreciated just how big a rivalry Wales versus England was, or the magnitude of the Six Nations and the history surrounding it, until I played in the opening game of the 2005 Championship – Wales’ Grand Slam winning year. As a professional sportsman you are trained to shut […]
1. Luke Cowan Dickie – I know he plays hooker now but we came through the England system together and he was a top loosehead then. A most physical player.
Former Harlequins lock George Robson has made a switch from Oyonnax to London Irish on a one-year contract.
The referee watches as steam rises from a scrum during the Super Rugby exhibition match between the Rebels and the Hurricanes at Harlequins Rugby Club, Melbourne …
Melbourne Rebels head coach Tony McGahan has named a 26-man squad for their Super Rugby warm up match against the Hurricanes on Thursday. A strong 26-player Rebels squad, including the return of Wallaby squad member Reece Hodge, has been named for the warm-up fixture at Harlequins Oval in Ashwood.