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Claassen ready to face pressure for France

Reuters: Sports News Claassen ready to face pressure for France PARIS (Reuters) – South African-born Antonie Claassen‘s surprise callup to the French squad for the Six Nations clash against England has not pleased everyone but the uncapped flanker believes he is ready to cope with the pressure. more info… ...

Warburton out as Wales remain unchanged for Italy game

Reuters: Sports News Warburton out as Wales remain unchanged for Italy game LONDON (Reuters) – Wales have kept faith with the team that beat France last weekend for their next Six Nations match against Italy, the Welsh Rugby Union said on Tuesday. more info… ...

Dublin win could be England’s “watershed” moment – Robshaw

Reuters: Sports News Dublin win could be England’s “watershed” moment – Robshaw LONDON (Reuters) – England captain Chris Robshaw believes his team’s 12-6 Six Nations victory over Ireland on Sunday could be a “watershed moment” for the former World Cup winners as they seek to get back among the...

Ireland’s Healy cited for stamp on England’s Cole

Reuters: Sports News Ireland’s Healy cited for stamp on England’s Cole LONDON (Reuters) – Ireland prop Cian Healy has been cited for stamping on England’s Dan Cole during a maul in the first half of their 12-6 Six Nations championship loss in Dublin on Sunday, tournament organisers said on Monday. more...

Ravaged Ireland face injury crisis, Zebo out of Six Nations

Reuters: Sports News Ravaged Ireland face injury crisis, Zebo out of Six Nations DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland are facing a potential injury crisis ahead of their next Six Nations game against Scotland after a deflating 12-6 home defeat by England on Sunday ended winger Simon Zebo‘s championship and left a number of players battered and...