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#Twickenham

# twickenham - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

More NFL in England! Twickenham to host at least three games starting next year

NFL and RFU agree three-year deal to run until 2018.

# twickenham - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Ashley-Cooper’s hat-trick helps Cheika’s Wallabies sink daring Argentina

Michael Cheika’s men outscored the Pumas four tries to nil.

# twickenham - Friday 23 October, 2015

Pocock and Folau fit enough to start for Wallabies’ World Cup semi-final

Scott Sio, Kurtley Beale, and Ben McCalman drop out of the starting XV that scraped past Scotland.

# twickenham - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Letter from London: World Cup moves swiftly on without Schmidt’s Ireland

Murray Kinsella checks in from the English capital as the tournament heads into the semi-finals.

# twickenham - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

This beefy South Africa XV is the next challenge for battered and bruised Wales

JP Pietersen returns to the starting line-up as the ‘Boks continue their 10-day turnaround before the quarter-final.

# twickenham - Saturday 10 October, 2015

As it happened: Australia v Wales, Rugby World Cup

Who will claim top spot in Pool A?

# twickenham - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Battered, bruised, bloodied and humbled: England still stick around to applaud the Wallabies

It’s tradition, it’s protocol. But it’s also the absolute last thing we would want to do in the circumstances.

As it happened: England v Australia, Rugby World Cup

It was do or die for England in the pool of death, and one of their greatest rivals were in town to stick the knife in.

# twickenham - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Relive the superb action from Wales’ magnificent comeback win over England right here Highlights This post contains videos

Relive the superb action from Wales’ magnificent comeback win over England right here

We’re still trying to catch our breaths after a magnificent clash.

# twickenham - Saturday 26 September, 2015

This sublime through ball erased England’s 7-point advantage Wonderful Wales This post contains videos

This sublime through ball erased England’s 7-point advantage

It’s not soccer, but it can still require similar skills.

England captain Robshaw says final penalty call ‘comes down to myself’

England had a late penalty they could have kicked at the posts.

As it happened: England v Wales, Rugby World Cup

We went minute-by-minute for the biggest game of the Rugby World Cup so far… and it didn’t disappoint.

# twickenham - Friday 18 September, 2015

Rapper and royalty open Rugby World Cup as ‘The Bull’ Hayes makes guest appearance

As far as opening ceremonies go, it wasn’t bad.

7 of the most memorable Rugby World Cup moments

Images of Jonny Wilkinson’s extra-time winning drop-goal will live long in the memory of England fans in particular.

# twickenham - Thursday 17 September, 2015

This is the north: how will the European sides fare at the Rugby World Cup?

Ireland are the only Home Nations side to have never progressed beyond the World Cup quarter-finals.

# twickenham - Monday 7 September, 2015

Analysis: Ireland’s defence has big improvements to make for World Cup

Joe Schmidt and Les Kiss won’t have been happy with the failings made against the England attack.

# twickenham - Saturday 5 September, 2015

How we rated Ireland on a disappointing day in Twickenham

How we rated Ireland on a disappointing day in Twickenham

It was a game of two halves, but the difference wasn’t stark enough to get Ireland back in the winner’s enclosure.

Ireland suffer Twickenham defeat after dire first half against England

Ireland suffer Twickenham defeat after dire first half against England

Paul O’Connell’s side lost out to a strong effort from the English.

As it happened: England v Ireland, summer international

Ireland are in the home dressing room in Twickenham. This is no ordinary international fixture.

# twickenham - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Open Thread: Who would you pick in Ireland’s starting XV to face England?

Do we hold some big guns in reserve against England or go out and meet fire with fire?

# twickenham - Monday 6 July, 2015

England’s jersey for a World Cup on home soil comes with no frills Kit

England’s jersey for a World Cup on home soil comes with no frills

The second strip is an eye-catching red.

# twickenham - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Brad Thorn’s career ended in the sin bin but at least he scored a try

The Barbarians were shockingly poor against England at Twickenham this afternoon.

# twickenham - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Clermont ready to topple mighty Toulon and the weight of history

Toulon can make themselves European rugby royalty by sealing a third successive European crown.

# twickenham - Friday 1 May, 2015

Toulon drop Michalak as Clermont restore Morgan Parra for Champions Cup showdown

Both coaches have made two unforced changes to the line-ups hat started the semis.

# twickenham - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Those free tickets for the Champions Cup final? That was a mistake, apparently

There could be as many as 30,000 empty seats in Twickenham on Saturday.

# twickenham - Monday 20 April, 2015

Which French giant do you think will win the first Champions Cup? London Calling This post contains a poll

Which French giant do you think will win the first Champions Cup?

It will be Clermont’s second European final, can they finally claim the title?

# twickenham - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Devin Toner: ‘We’ve grown as a squad since Twickenham loss last year’

The second-row was involved in last season’s 13-10 defeat to England.

# twickenham - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Five days to forget in Ireland’s Six Nations rivalry with England

A not-so-happy look back at some of the days when England outgunned Ireland in the Six Nations.

# twickenham - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Ireland’s 5 best days against England in the Six Nations

A look back at some of the great Irish rugby moments from recent and not-so-recent times.

# twickenham - Monday 23 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Family dog killed after Nutella jar sparks house fire Twickenham This post contains images

Family dog killed after Nutella jar sparks house fire

London Fire Brigade warn: “It’s worth checking your window ledges are clear of any glass or crystal that might lead to potentially life changing blaze.”

# twickenham - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Chelsea enquire about Twickenham move

The RFU have confirmed the Blues have been in contact.

# twickenham - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Donncha O’Callaghan and Joe Rokocoko teaming up to bring down England

The Munster lock will make his BaaBaas debut on Sunday at Twickenham.

# twickenham - Monday 26 May, 2014

Donncha O’Callaghan will play for the Barbarians against England on Sunday

Ulster’s Roger Wilson is also included in a squad that has the potential to create magic in Twickenham.

# twickenham - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Saracens’ name on the Heineken Cup? Ashton breaks record as Clermont crumble Chokes And Tackles This post contains videos

Saracens’ name on the Heineken Cup? Ashton breaks record as Clermont crumble

The England winger surpassed the record for tournament tries and referee Nigel Owens made his mark.

Chris Ashton hoping to eclipse Heineken Cup try-scoring record against Clermont Ash Splash This post contains videos

Chris Ashton hoping to eclipse Heineken Cup try-scoring record against Clermont

The Saracens winger is one try off equalling a long-standing European Cup record.

# twickenham - Friday 25 April, 2014

Five things to watch out for when Saracens host Clermont

With no Irish team involved in this weekend’s first Heineken Cup semi-final, you can just sit back and enjoy it.

# twickenham - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Barbarians announce star-studded cast for June encounter with England XV

The free-running invitational side have nailed down several big names for their clash at Twickenham.

# twickenham - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

An oral history: Ireland’s famous win over world champions England, a decade ago

We caught up with some of the people closest to the action on a day that Irish rugby was finally convinced they could take on the best in the world.

# twickenham - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Nora Stapleton column: England’s experience was the ultimate difference

The Ireland out-half reflects on last weekend’s defeat in Twickenham, but also looks forward to facing Italy.

# twickenham - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Ireland’s creaking midfield duo left legless ahead of last waltz

Brian O’Driscoll is being targeted by a host of young pretenders while Gordon D’Arcy is all endeavour but no zest.

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