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Ali Price asked to stop the Scotland rot and prey on Wales distractions

• Gregor Townsend drops captain Greig Laidlaw for Price • Jonathan Davies says Wales have refocused after merger talkHigh wind buffeted the Wales squad as they flew to Edinburgh afternoon but it was nothing compared to the storm that has engulfed the W…

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Scarlets confirm merger with Ospreys ‘off the table’ after talks break down

• Scarlets confirm latest news on their club website• Clubs were expected to join forces in regional shake-upThe proposed controversial merger between Ospreys and Scarlets, two of Wales’ most successful sides since regional rugby’s inception in 2003, i…

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Ospreys prepare for bloody fight against merger with Scarlets | Paul Rees

The club has railed against the WRU’s ‘Project Reset’ and the courts could become involved in a fight for the region’s identityWhen Mike James, for a few minutes longer the chairman of the Ospreys, sat down at lunchtime on Tuesday to talk to his Welsh …

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Ospreys prepare for bloody fight against merger with Scarlets | Paul Rees

The club has railed against the WRU’s ‘Project Reset’ and the courts could become involved in a fight for the region’s identityWhen Mike James, for a few minutes longer the chairman of the Ospreys, sat down at lunchtime on Tuesday to talk to his Welsh …

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Ospreys prepare for bloody fight against merger with Scarlets | Paul Rees

The club has railed against the WRU’s ‘Project Reset’ and the courts could become involved in a fight for the region’s identityWhen Mike James, for a few minutes longer the chairman of the Ospreys, sat down at lunchtime on Tuesday to talk to his Welsh …

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Ospreys chairman Mike James resigns amid turmoil over Scarlets merger plan

• James quits at crucial meeting on future of game in Wales• Calls handling of ‘Project Reset’ ‘nothing short of chaotic’Welsh regional rugby has been plunged into turmoil off the field by the fallout from leaked plans to merge the Ospreys and Scarlets…

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Ospreys and Scarlets set to merge as WRU plans radical changes

• Details on name and home ground yet to be decided• WRU wants to introduce new side in north WalesOspreys and Scarlets, two of Wales’ most successful sides since regional rugby’s inception in 2003, are poised to merge as part of a radical overhaul of …

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Rugby union: talking points from the European Champions Cup

Dan Robson’s display is silver lining for Wasps, Tadhg Beirne outmuscles Exeter while Saracens look Leinster’s biggest threatDan Robson’s performance for Wasps was one of the few shining lights on what was a difficult day for the home side, even if the…

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Leigh Halfpenny to miss Six Nations start with concussion symptoms

• Wales full-back still suffering effects of Samu Kerevi hit• Ospreys centre Ben John retires after repeated head injuriesLeigh Halfpenny is expected to miss at least the first two Six Nations matches after being told by a specialist he is at least thr…

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Rugby union: talking points from the European Champions Cup

Gloucester dogged by inconsistency, Edinburgh and Glasgow head for the last eight and Leinster have look of championsThe pool of champions has polarised. Leinster, for all Toulouse’s attempts to recapture past glories, are the team in control, even if …

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Rugby union: talking points from the European Champions Cup

Old glories on the rise with Dan Cole reviving Leicester forward power and Toulouse finding European title hunger once more Related: Six Nations set to unveil HSBC as championship’s new title sponsor Continue reading…

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Rugby union: talking points from the European Champions Cup

Old glories on the rise with Dan Cole reviving Leicester forward power and Toulouse finding European title hunger once more Related: Six Nations set to unveil HSBC as championship’s new title sponsor Continue reading…

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Leicester Tigers finally bare their teeth as Manu Tuilagi savages sorry Scarlets

• Leicester 45-27 Scarlets• Tigers score five tries with big centre powering over for fourthLeicester and England have both been waiting a long time for a rejuvenated Manu Tuilagi and finally the big man is back.With his national coach, Eddie Jones, in…

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Rugby union: talking points from the European Champions Cup

Toulon’s nightmare speaks to French woes, Saracens are miles ahead of the pack and Freddie Burns had a weekend to forgetIt seemed as if all talking points would have to revolve around the 52-3 destruction on Friday night of the former multiple champion…

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Scarlets sunk by late penalty try as Racing 92 triumph in the rain

• Scarlets 13-14 Racing 92• Gareth Davies and Johnny McNicholl score second-half triesThis 80 minutes will not make any Champions Cup highlights reel, and the fact the Scarlets went down to a last-gasp defeat made a drab evening worse still for their h…

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Wayne Pivac to succeed Gatland as new Wales coach after the World Cup

New Zealander takes over after next year’s World CupScarlets chief coached Fiji at international levelWayne Pivac will take over as Wales coach when Warren Gatland steps down after next year’s Rugby World Cup, the Welsh Rugby Union has announced.Pivac,…

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Leinster complete double to join the elite with victory over Scarlets

• Leinster 40-32 Scarlets• Leo Cullen’s side too good for stubborn ScarletsIrish rugby’s remarkable season continued as Leinster became only the sixth side to achieve a European and domestic double. Given Ireland’s recent Six Nations Grand Slam, this s…

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Leinster target Pro14 final win over Scarlets for Irish triple crown of titles

Leinster want victory on home territory to add to their European Champions Cup and Ireland’s Six Nations grand slamTwo weeks after winning the European Champions Cup, Leinster have the opportunity to complete a green sweep. Victory over the Scarlets in…

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Finals between leading four teams bring curtain down on bruising season | The Breakdown

The irresistible force meets the immovable object when Exeter play Saracens while Leinster are favourites against ScarletsThe season, domestically at least, ends this weekend. As it came in, so it goes out with players queuing for surgery. Artificial p…

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Scarlets cancel training and count the cost of Glasgow’s artificial pitch

• There are a lot of bad burns, says coach Wayne Pivac• John Barclay has surgery on achilles and misses Leinster finalThe Scarlets have revealed they were forced to cancel training following their Pro14 semi-final victory on Glasgow’s artificial surfac…