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Guinness Pro14 Inaugural Season Preview

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DUBLIN (VIA SAN DIEGO) — South Africa, the final frontier. These are the voyages… Tomorrow the Guinness Pro14 makes its competitive debut in the world of dual-hemispheric rugby competitions. The inaugural match between Ulster and the Toyota Cheetahs in Belfast marks the start of a high stakes game for the Pro14 as it flies south […]

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Champions Cup Round 6 Review, Expert Panel Results

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DUBLIN, IRL – The European Rugby Champions Cup group stages ended with a bang last weekend as all 20 teams in the tournament fought for eight coveted spots in the quarterfinals. After all was said and done Clermont Auvergne, Munster, Saracens, Leinster, Wasps, Glasgow, Toulouse, and Toulon still stood in Europe’s elite competition, looking ahead […]

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Champions Cup Round 6 Preview, Panel Picks

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DUBLIN, IRL – After five thrilling rounds of group stage European rugby the stage is now set for the final round of pool fixtures before the knockout stages: Round 6 of the European Rugby Champions Cup. Leinster, Clermont, Saracens, and Munster i’ve already qualified through to the quarterfinals, Saracens the only of which yet to […]

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Champions Cup Round 1 Preview & Expert Picks

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WESTWOOD, CA – European club rugby is a spectacle to behold. The leaner, meaner evolution of the Heineken Cup has delivered on its promise to cut the fat from European competition, creating scintillating matchups week after week and a competition that has the pace and skill of test-match rugby. The 2016-17 edition of the European Rugby […]

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Champions Cup Picks Review and Notes

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LOS ANGLES, CA – The rugby world should be standing proud this week after the events of last Friday’s horrific attacks in France. Seeing the scale of the atrocities at hand, every fixture in theEuropean Rugby Champions Cup was preceded by a poignant minute of silence, a remembrance of the victims and all those affected […]

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Pro12 Round-up: A Guide to Who’s Hot, Not, & Round 1 Review

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Dublin, Ireland- This past weekend marked the first round of the Guinness Pro12’s fifteenth season, formerly called the Celtic League, Magner’s League, and RaboDirect Pro12, a major milestone celebrating the growth of Irish, Welsh, Scottish, and Italian club rugby over the past 15 years. After a class performance in last year’s final against Munster at […]

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