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Rugby-Aviva Premiership results and standings

Dec 19 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Aviva Premiership matches on Friday RESULTS Sale Sharks 18 Exeter Chiefs 11 STANDINGS P W D L F A B Pts 1. Northampton 9 7 0 2 289 144 7 35 2. Bath Rugby 9 7 0 2 275 160 5 33 3. Exeter Chiefs 10 7 0 3 294 182 5 33 4. Sale Sharks 10 6 0 4 235 212 4 28 5. Saracens 9 5 1 3 252 200 3 25 6. Leicester Tigers 9 5 1 3 182 195 3 25 7. London Wasps 9 4

Rugby-Guinness PRO12 results and standings

Dec 19 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Guinness PRO12 matches on Friday RESULTS Cardiff Blues 21 Scarlets 9 Edinburgh Rugby 48 Benetton Treviso 0 Leinster 21 Connacht 11 STANDINGS P W D L F A B Pts 1. Munster 9 7 0 2 217 133 4 32 2. Leinster 10 6 1 3 247 159 6 32 3. Ospreys 9 7 0 2 237 138 3 31 4. Glasgow Warriors 9 7 0 2 221 161 3 31 5. Ulster

19 Dec 2014

YEARENDER-Rugby-All Blacks far from perfect but still Cup favourites

WELLINGTON, Dec 19 - Steve Hansen's All Blacks again set the standard for the rest of the rugby world but performances by the chasing pack in 2014 demonstrated next year's rugby World Cup in England could be the most open yet.

19 Dec 2014

LOOKAHEAD-No mega events but plenty on the sporting menu in 2015

SYDNEY, Dec 19 - The lack of an Olympics or a soccer World Cup deprives 2015 of a single global focus for sports fans but a rich calendar of international events has more than enough world class action to satiate even the most refined palate.

Rugby-Guinness PRO12 Fixtures

Dec 19 (Infostrada Sports) - Fixtures from the Guinness PRO12 matches FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19 FIXTURES (GMT) Cardiff Blues v Scarlets (1935) Edinburgh Rugby v Benetton Treviso (1935) Leinster v Connacht (1935) SATURDAY, DECEMBER 20 FIXTURES (GMT) Glasgow Warriors v Munster (1440) Ospreys v Ulster (1715) SUNDAY, DECEMBER 21 FIXTURES (GMT) Newport Gwent Dragons v Zebre (1600)

19 Dec 2014

Rugby-Aviva Premiership Fixtures

Dec 19 (Infostrada Sports) - Fixtures from the Aviva Premiership matches FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19 FIXTURES (GMT) Sale Sharks v Exeter Chiefs (1945) SATURDAY, DECEMBER 20 FIXTURES (GMT) Harlequins v Newcastle Falcons (1500) Saracens v London Welsh (1500) Northampton v Leicester Tigers (1515) Gloucester Rugby v Bath Rugby (1730) SUNDAY, DECEMBER 21 FIXTURES (GMT) London Wasps v London Irish (1400)

19 Dec 2014

Rugby-Wallaby Cooper says boxing will keep him out of trouble

Dec 19 - Quade Cooper believes a few rounds of boxing in the ring might help to keep him out of trouble outside it, the Wallabies flyhalf has said.

19 Dec 2014

Rugby-Ireland's Sexton not ready to return after head blow - club

PARIS, Dec 18 - Ireland flyhalf Jonathan Sexton will not resume playing until he is fully fit following a blow to the head last month, his Racing Metro coach said on Thursday.

18 Dec 2014

Rugby-England lock Launchbury to undergo neck surgery

LONDON, Dec 18 - England lock Joe Launchbury will be sidelined for between three and four months after he undergoes surgery to decompress a nerve in his neck, his club side Wasps said on Thursday.

18 Dec 2014

ADVISORY-Reuters sports awards and year-enders

LONDON, Dec 18 - We will publish the results of the Reuters sports awards, voted for by the agency's journalists around the world, at 1900 GMT.

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