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England eye fourth straight Six Nations win

The Female Six Nations comes to a head this weekend with England travelling to France for the grand-slam decider. Last time out, France won 5-33 in Wales, and England saw of Ireland, a staggering 69-0 at home.

Birkenhead Park Panthers back in Wirral Touch League action

Birkenhead Park Panthers player Kate Thompson says the return of the Wirral Touch League will help the team to stay sharp ahead of their next season in the Championship North Two. Restarting again this month, the Wirral Touch League allows players the opportunity to compete in a more relaxed environment, without the pressure of the normal league campaign.  
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Caldy RFC promoted to RFU Championship for first time

Caldy RFC beat Sale FC 13-9 to clinch the National League 1 title to be promoted to the RFU Championship for the first time in their history. It was a tough game for Caldy but they prevailed late on. The 2nd team also featured before hand winning infatically 68-0.
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“Worst performance of the season” – St Helens fans react after Castleford defeat

St Helens fans bemoaned their side's 30-10 away defeat to Castleford Tigers at the weekend. Merseysportlive reporter Andy Lott spoke to some fans after the match.
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“I knew I wouldn’t play rugby again” – Sefton player Robert McGurk’s traumatic injury...

Saturday 21st December 2019 – Robert McGurk would step on a rugby field for the last time. Then aged 20, McGurk would suffer an horrific anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury that would end his career at such a young age after a robust tackle.
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Widnes Vikings hope to regain winning form against Newcastle Thunder

Widnes Vikings face Newcastle Thunder away from home on Monday night having lost consecutive league games. The Vikings sit fourth in the table after going unbeaten in their first four matches but were defeated by Barrow Raiders and York City Knights in the last two rounds.
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Warrington Wolves wheelchair rugby league team face tough Super League challenge

The Warrington Wolves wheelchair rugby league team have entered the Super League for the first time this year. The side are currently competing with six of the best teams in the country with hopes of reaching the Grand Final aired on Sky Sports at the end of the season.

Liverpool St Helen’s score 81 points as they thrash Ormskirk

Liverpool St Helen’s powered past lowly Ormskirk to win 81-10 in the ADM Championship. On a sunny day in St Helen’s, Liverpool stamped their authority on their opponents from the get-go as they scored tries through Jake Dickinson (5) , Dave Cuncliffe (2), Connor Thompson (2), George Gates (2), Matty Johnson, and John Romano.
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The 2022 Six Nations Best Awards: France Grand Slam Special

France ended their 12 year wait and have claimed their first Six Nations since 2010. It’s been a dramatic six weeks' of rugby with many standout performances across the teams.

St Helens vs Whitehaven: Challenge Cup sixth round preview

The reigning champions St Helens face a potential giant-killing when they travel to the Recreation Ground in the sixth round of the Challenge Cup. They face a Whitehaven side who have only lost two of their last five games including an impressive win over York in the previous round of the cup.