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Six Nations 2017: Scotland v Wales starts pivotal weekend

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Injury-hit Scotland will attempt to end a decade-long winless streak against Wales as the Six Nations resumes this weekend.

Rugby-Scotland bench will be key in Welsh struggle, says coach

EDINBURGH, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Players coming off the bench and delivering powerful performances will be vital for Scotland if they are to beat Wales for the first time in a decade in the Six Nations on Saturday, said coach Vern Cott...

Six Nations international: England v Italy (Sunday)

Team news, match preview and statistics for Sunday's match between England and Italy at Twickenham

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones gives some BBC Wales Sport questions short shrift

Six Nations 2017: Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones gives some BBC Wales Sport questions short shrift

Premiership: Saracens v Sale Sharks

Team news as Saracens host Sale Sharks in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Allianz Park (14:45 GMT).

Weekend Pro Teams

Here are the teams for the weekend's Pro12 matches as they prepare to face more Welsh opposition. The post Weekend Pro Teams appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.

Rugby-Te'o handed England start as Jones makes four changes

LONDON, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Ben Te'o will make his first international start after being named at outside centre for England in Sunday's Six Nations clash against Italy at Twickenham, one of four changes to the team who beat Wales two weeks ago.

Ireland v France - preview and key stats

Team news, match preview and statistics for Saturday's match between Ireland and France at the Aviva Stadum

Six Nations 2017: Ben Te'o to start for England against Italy

Rugby league convert Ben Te'o makes his first Test start and scrum-half Danny Care is recalled in the England team to face Italy.

Northampton Saints: Luther Burrell and Christian Day among 11 new contracts

Christian Day and Luther Burrell are among 11 Northampton Saints players to have extended their contracts.

Rugby-Super Rugby fixtures

Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Super Rugby matches FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 FIXTURES (GMT) Reds v Sharks (0900) SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 FIXTURES (GMT) Sunwolves v Hurricanes (0415) Crusaders v Brumbies (0635) Waratahs v Western Force (0845) Cheetahs v Lions (1305) Southern Kings v Jaguares (1515) Stormers v Bulls (1730)

Rugby-Guinness PRO12 Fixtures

Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Guinness PRO12 matches FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 FIXTURES (GMT) Edinburgh Rugby v Cardiff Blues (1905) Newport Gwent Dragons v Leinster (1930) Munster v Scarlets (1935) SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26 FIXTURES (GMT) Benetton Rugby Treviso v Connacht (1230) Zebre v Ulster (1230) Ospreys v Glasgow Warriors (1305)

Rugby-Six Nations Championship Fixtures

Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Six Nations Championship matches SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 FIXTURES (GMT) Scotland v Wales (1425) Ireland v France (1650) SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26 FIXTURES (GMT) England v Italy (1500)

Rugby-Aviva Premiership Fixtures

Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Aviva Premiership matches FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 FIXTURES (GMT) Harlequins v Leicester Tigers (1945) SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 FIXTURES (GMT) Saracens v Sale Sharks (1445) Exeter Chiefs v Newcastle Falcons...Show More Summary

Rugby-Super Rugby results and standings

Feb 24 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Super Rugby matches on Friday RESULTS Highlanders (New Zealand) 15 Chiefs (New Zealand) 24 STANDINGS P W D F A B Pts Australasian Group, New Zealand Conference 1. Blues (New Zealand) 1 1 0 56 18 1 5 2. Show More Summary

Guscott's Six Nations 'hyenas' - read his list and rank them yourself

Forget jackals, these guys are hyenas - the aggressive beasts who are turnover kings at the ruck. Jeremy Guscott has picked his top six.

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