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    Premiership: Bristol Bears 29-31 Exeter Chiefs

    Premiership: Bristol Bears 29-31 Exeter Chiefs


    Exeter Chiefs snatch a dramatic 31-29 win against Bristol with a penalty try in added time at Ashton...

    Exeter Chiefs snatch a dramatic 31-29 win against Bristol with a penalty try in added time at Ashton Gate.
    Former Wales captain Thomas 'victim of hate crime'

    Former Wales captain Thomas 'victim of hate crime'


    The ex-Wales captain appears bruised in a Twitter video, saying he was targeted due to his...

    The ex-Wales captain appears bruised in a Twitter video, saying he was targeted due to his sexuality.
    Jones vs Jones - Welsh coaches rivals for World Cup spot

    Jones vs Jones - Welsh coaches rivals for World Cup spot


    Two Welsh coaches will be up will be up against each other on Friday in Marseille for a place at the 2019 World...

    Two Welsh coaches will be up will be up against each other on Friday in Marseille for a place at the 2019 World Cup
    Ireland Women beaten by USA at home

    Ireland Women beaten by USA at home


    Ireland lose 19-10 to USA in their autumn international at Energia...

    Ireland lose 19-10 to USA in their autumn international at Energia Park.
    Jones pleased to banish 'upsetting' criticism

    Jones pleased to banish 'upsetting' criticism


    Huw Jones is pleased to put some "upsetting" criticism after Scotland's loss to Wales behind him with his display against South...

    Huw Jones is pleased to put some "upsetting" criticism after Scotland's loss to Wales behind him with his display against South Africa.
    World Cup favourites? Who? Us? Joe Schmidt laughs off Steve Hansen's 'banter'

    World Cup favourites? Who? Us? Joe Schmidt laughs off Steve Hansen's 'banter'


    Ireland coach Joe Schmidt laughs off New Zealand counterpart Steve Hansen's claim that the Irish are now World Cup favourites after victory in...

    Ireland coach Joe Schmidt laughs off New Zealand counterpart Steve Hansen's claim that the Irish are now World Cup favourites after victory in Dublin.
    Scotland lament 'what might-have-beens' after South Africa loss

    Scotland lament 'what might-have-beens' after South Africa loss


    Scotland are 'a dangerous rugby team' but 'one that still has a lot of growing up to do' says Tom English after their loss to South...

    Scotland are 'a dangerous rugby team' but 'one that still has a lot of growing up to do' says Tom English after their loss to South Africa.
    Jacob Stockdale: Ireland win over All Blacks 'a mixture of relation and relief'

    Jacob Stockdale: Ireland win over All Blacks 'a mixture of relation and relief'


    Try-scorer Jacob Stockdale says the mood in Ireland's dressing-room after Saturday's thrilling 16-9 win over New Zealand was "a mixture of elation and...

    Try-scorer Jacob Stockdale says the mood in Ireland's dressing-room after Saturday's thrilling 16-9 win over New Zealand was "a mixture of elation and relief".
    Williams 'fights back tears' on 50th Wales cap

    Williams 'fights back tears' on 50th Wales cap


    Liam Williams says he had to fight back the tears on his 50th Wales cap before scoring two tries in the record 74-24 win over...

    Liam Williams says he had to fight back the tears on his 50th Wales cap before scoring two tries in the record 74-24 win over Tonga.
    Are Ireland now World Cup favourites? Schmidt laughs off Hansen claim

    Are Ireland now World Cup favourites? Schmidt laughs off Hansen claim


    Ireland coach Joe Schmidt dismisses New Zealand counterpart Steve Hansen's claim that the Irish are now the world's number one...

    Ireland coach Joe Schmidt dismisses New Zealand counterpart Steve Hansen's claim that the Irish are now the world's number one side.
    'Scotland will be better for Springboks defeat'

    'Scotland will be better for Springboks defeat'


    Scotland failed to "kick on" when they had the chance against South Africa, but will be better for the experience, says coach Gregor...

    Scotland failed to "kick on" when they had the chance against South Africa, but will be better for the experience, says coach Gregor Townsend.
    Ireland hold nerve to secure historic win over All Blacks

    Ireland hold nerve to secure historic win over All Blacks


    Jacob Stockdale's second-half try helps Ireland earn a first ever home win over New Zealand as they clinch a 16-9...

    Jacob Stockdale's second-half try helps Ireland earn a first ever home win over New Zealand as they clinch a 16-9 triumph.
    England 35-15 Japan: Cokanasiga and Hartley tries help England rally to victory over Japan

    England 35-15 Japan: Cokanasiga and Hartley tries help England rally to victory over Japan


    Watch highlights as a debut try for Joe Cokanasiga and score from Dylan Hartley helped England mount a second-half comeback to overcome an impressive Japan at Twickenham...

    Watch highlights as a debut try for Joe Cokanasiga and score from Dylan Hartley helped England mount a second-half comeback to overcome an impressive Japan at Twickenham Stadium.
    'We sent a statement' - Gatland aims for autumn clean sweep

    'We sent a statement' - Gatland aims for autumn clean sweep


    Following a record Tonga win, Warren Gatland has a selection dilemma as Wales aim to complete an autumn clean sweep against South...

    Following a record Tonga win, Warren Gatland has a selection dilemma as Wales aim to complete an autumn clean sweep against South Africa.
    England's Eddie Jones: 'Fired-up' Japan were what we wanted

    England's Eddie Jones: 'Fired-up' Japan were what we wanted


    England head coach Eddie Jones says he was pleased Japan were "fired up" by his pre-match claim that they should "pray, pray,...

    England head coach Eddie Jones says he was pleased Japan were "fired up" by his pre-match claim that they should "pray, pray, pray".
    'Pretty good result' for Wales against Tonga - Dan Biggar

    'Pretty good result' for Wales against Tonga - Dan Biggar


    Man of the match Dan Biggar says Wales "did the basics pretty well" as they beat Tonga 74-24 at the Principality...

    Man of the match Dan Biggar says Wales "did the basics pretty well" as they beat Tonga 74-24 at the Principality Stadium
    Wales v Tonga: Liam Williams scores Wales' 10th try against Tonga

    Wales v Tonga: Liam Williams scores Wales' 10th try against Tonga


    Liam Williams scores Wales' 10th try as they complete a comprehensive victory over Tonga in their autumn international at the Principality...

    Liam Williams scores Wales' 10th try as they complete a comprehensive victory over Tonga in their autumn international at the Principality Stadium.
    Davies scores 'try of the autumn'

    Davies scores 'try of the autumn'


    Aled Davies scores a superb second-half try as Wales thump Tonga 74-24 in their autumn international at the Principality...

    Aled Davies scores a superb second-half try as Wales thump Tonga 74-24 in their autumn international at the Principality Stadium.
    Wales v Tonga: Steff Evans try pushes Wales ahead against Tonga

    Wales v Tonga: Steff Evans try pushes Wales ahead against Tonga


    Wales Steff Evans collects a Dan Biggar chip to score and push Wales ahead against Tonga in a thrilling Autumn International...

    Wales Steff Evans collects a Dan Biggar chip to score and push Wales ahead against Tonga in a thrilling Autumn International game.
    Wales v Tonga: Sione Vailanu races clear for try

    Wales v Tonga: Sione Vailanu races clear for try


    Tonga's Sione Vailanu intercepts a Tom Williams pass to break away and reduce Wales' lead to just two points in the Autumn...

    Tonga's Sione Vailanu intercepts a Tom Williams pass to break away and reduce Wales' lead to just two points in the Autumn International.
    Wales v Tonga: Liam Williams touches down to lead

    Wales v Tonga: Liam Williams touches down to lead


    Liam Williams touches the ball down just inside the touchline to extend Wales' lead against Tonga in their Autumn...

    Liam Williams touches the ball down just inside the touchline to extend Wales' lead against Tonga in their Autumn International.
    Wales v Tonga: Wales opening scoring with penalty try

    Wales v Tonga: Wales opening scoring with penalty try


    Wales take the lead against Tonga with a penalty try early in the first half of the Autumn International at the Principality...

    Wales take the lead against Tonga with a penalty try early in the first half of the Autumn International at the Principality Stadium.
    Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

    Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage


    This week's sport on the BBC includes the ATP World Tour Finals, the ICC Women's World Twenty20 and the home nations' football...

    This week's sport on the BBC includes the ATP World Tour Finals, the ICC Women's World Twenty20 and the home nations' football internationals.
    Can you name England's top try scorers?

    Can you name England's top try scorers?


    How well do you know England's top try scorers? You have three minutes to name the top 10 in our...

    How well do you know England's top try scorers? You have three minutes to name the top 10 in our quiz.
    'Underhill must adapt to be a genuine world-class flanker'

    'Underhill must adapt to be a genuine world-class flanker'


    Sam Underhill's performance against the All Blacks was industrious, but he could be so much more, writes England legend Jeremy...

    Sam Underhill's performance against the All Blacks was industrious, but he could be so much more, writes England legend Jeremy Guscott.