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Ford relishing Scotland's 'skill-based' focus

Over the past decade, Scotland have often focused on being the strongest rugby team and hooker Ross Ford is enjoying a change in priorities.
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Smith upbeat despite Hurricanes' defeat

Conrad Smith remained upbeat despite Hurricanes' 21-14 defeat to Highlanders in the Super Rugby final in Wellington.
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Manu proud to leave Highlanders on a high

Highlanders' outgoing captain Nasi Manu hailed his side's team spirit as they lifted their maiden Super Rugby crown in Wellington.
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Highlanders claim maiden Super Rugby crown

Tries from Elliot Dixon and Waisake Naholo helped Highlanders to a 21-14 win over Hurricanes to lift their first Super Rugby title.
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McCall expects test of depth against Sale

Mark McCall expects Sale Sharks to test the squad depth of his Saracens side in a season opener that takes place during the Rugby World Cup.
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All Blacks must forget Super Rugby emotions - Hansen

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says those who overcome their Super Rugby final emotions will impress him ore than who wins the showpiece.
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Smith determined to sign off with Super Rugby triumph

New Zealand centre Conrad Smith is one of six Hurricanes players who will move on after the Super Rugby final with Highlanders.
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Cheika names extended Wallabies squad

Michael Cheika named his extended squad for Australia's Rugby Championship opener - but Wycliff Palu faced an unexpected and anxious wait.
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Carter and McCaw will hit top form for New Zealand - Mauger

Dan Carter and Richie McCaw have faced scrutiny over their New Zealand places, but ex-All Black Aaron Mauger is backing the duo.
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The 10 'real' reasons Israel Folau stayed in rugby union

Dual international Israel Folau has decided to stay in the 15-man game for another three years, turning his back on rugby league.
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Izzy signs new ARU deal

Wallabies star Israel Folau will today announce a three-year deal with the ARU with a special overseas clause inserted.
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Folau re-signs with ARU

In a huge boost for the Wallabies and Australian rugby, Israel Folau has re-signed.
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Temporary seating to increase capacity for Super Rugby final

Hurricanes and Highlanders fans have another opportunity to purchase tickets for the Super Rugby final.
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Scotland add Fife and Toolis to World Cup training squad

Vern Cotter has added two new faces to his Rugby World Cup training squad, with Dougie Fife and Ben Toolis joining.
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Work halted at Olympic Stadium after fatality

A sub-contractor has died at the Olympic Stadium in London, prompting work to be stopped with immediate effect.
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France to bid for 2023 Rugby World Cup

France have joined Ireland, Italy, South Africa and United States in expressing a desire to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
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Fourie, De Villiers and eight new faces in Springboks squad

Eight uncapped players feature in a mammoth South Africa squad for a string of upcoming internationals.
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Cheika fumes over Highlanders' penalty try

Following a controversial penalty try in the Super Rugby semi-final, Waratahs coach Michael Cheika questioned the decision.
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Brumbies coach Larkham backs Hurricanes for Super Rugby title

Stephen Larkham feels Hurricanes have the all-round game to win the Super Rugby final after they comfortably saw off his Brumbies side.
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Memories of Collins fuelling Hurricanes - Smith

The emotion of Jerry Collins' passing is impacting Hurricanes' Super Rugby challenge, according to Conrad Smith.
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