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Richards happy with unbeaten pre-season

Setting themselves up perfectly for Friday’s Aviva Premiership opener with Sale Sharks at Kingston Park Stadium, tries from Chris Harris, Evan Olmstead, Zach Kibirige and Callum Chick secured a dramatic late victory at BT Murrayfield. A philosophical Richards said: “We will take bits and pieces from it – the good, the bad and the ugly if you like. “The good thing is that when we stick to the script and play how we want to play, we create a lot of opportunities.

#WRWC2017 Finals Tickets On Sale Now

Ireland Women’s Rugby stars gathered in Kingspan Stadium, Belfast to launch tickets for the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 final which will take place in the Kingspan Stadium in 365 days’ time (August 26, 2017) and the semi-finals day, which takes place on August 22.

Frankel yearlings already making mark

Let’s hope Bloodlines followers enjoy the feats of the world’s highest-rated racehorse of all time, Frankel, with today’s column following on from last week’s exploits at the Arqana Yearling Sales in France where nine of his progeny sold for €3,800,000 ($5.6 million) at an average of €422,222.

European Cup tickets on sale from Wednesday

Match tickets for home games in the European Champions Cup – including a limited number of Early Bird tickets from £15 adults, £6 juniors – are on sale to season ticket holders and members only from Wednesday (August 24). Any remaining tickets in all categories go on general sale next week.

Matchday group deals from £10 a head

Parties of 10 or more can gain discounted entry to the league opener against Sale Sharks on Friday September 2 (kick-off 8pm) and all other confirmed home games as the region’s only top-flight rugby club gears up for an action-packed season. Further firepower has been added during the summer with signings including Fijian try machine Vereniki Goneva and Tongan wrecking ball Opeti Fonua, while Olympic silver medal winner Marcus Watson and fit-again Samoa wing Sinoti Sinoti are ready to fire.

Dan backing Falcons to marshal their skills

Newcastle Falcons academy winger Dan Marshall says nine tries against Gala RFC offered a glimpse of what the team will be trying to achieve this season, as the opening Aviva Premiership Rugby fixture against Sale Sharks draws ever closer. Marshall helped himself to two five pointers during the excursion to the Scottish Borders and made a general nuisance of himself in both attack and defence, as he continued to seize the opportunities that have been presented to him this summer. And the 18 year old believes the side’s ability to execute expansive plays in what were slippery conditions augurs well for the upcoming campaign

Aviva ‘A’ League fixtures announced

Premiership Rugby has today announced the Wanderers’ Aviva ‘A’ League fixtures for the coming season. As in previous years the Aviva ‘A’ League sees the 12 teams split into two Conferences, North and South, with each team playing the other once. This season sees the Saints travel to Newcastle and Worcester, with Leicester, Wasps and Sale all heading to Franklin’s Gardens.

Aviva A League fixtures confirmed

Newcastle Falcons quest to improve on last year’s appearance in the Aviva A League semi finals gets underway against Northampton Wanderers on Monday 12th September, as Premiership Rugby today confirm fixtures for the 2016/17 season. One of only two home games for the A Team this season, the opening match will kick off at 19:15 on the same evening as the club’s meet and greet event for season ticket holder members. Three consecutive away trips will see the Falcons travel to face Leicester on September 19th, Worcester on October 3rd and a pre Christmas trip to play Sale on December 19th

Willis sues Sale

Former Sale Sharks scrum half Cillian Willis is suing his former club as he believes they did not handle his concussion correctly which led to his forced retirement. The post Willis sues Sale appeared first on

Willis sues Sale over concussion

Former Sale scrum half Cillian Willis is suing the club as he believes they mishandled his concussion which led to his forced retirement. The post Willis sues Sale over concussion appeared first on