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Steffon Armitage: IRB clarifies eligibility rules

Steffon Armitage's hopes of playing for France at next year's World Cup appear remote afte

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Rugby World Cup 2015: Prince Harry named honorary president

Prince Harry has been named honorary president of England Rugby 2015  as the World Cup or

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Springboks a good RWC bet?

Do the Springboks offer the best value a year out from the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England

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Toulon Vs The World

Apparently, life at Toulon isn’t all rainbows, sunshine and million € contracts. Not o

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Kaplan: French referee was superb

Jonathan Kaplan has praised Jérôme Garcès for his performance in Wellington last Saturd

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Man of Steel – Anuruddha Wilwara

Built like iron and running like the wind Anuruddha Wilwara, Sri Lanka 7s rugby sensation

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Rugby Features
Man of Steel – Anuruddha Wilwara
Built like iron and running like the wind Anuruddha Wilwara, Sri Lanka 7s rugby sensation has hit phenomenal form of recent.  ThePapare.com cornered him for a chit-chat on this latest escalation.
Video - Exclusive Interview with Springboks 7s Players taking part in Carlton 7s 2014
South Africa 7s Players playing for North Central Typhoons team at the Carlton Super 7s Tournament 2014
Subtract points, not players
Whether referees are getting it right or wrong is no longer the issue. Red and yellow cards are killing some potentially great rugby contests. Nobody wants to watch a match in which 14 plays 15 in a g
“I represented the first XV in the 9th grade" – Lasindu Ishan.
As an emerging rugby player from Science College Lasindu Ishan has been outstanding  representing not only his school but the country as a part of the U 18 national side. ThePapare.com met up with La
“The 1st XV Jersey is always there near my pillow. It`s a part of my soul” – Kevin Dixon.
St .Peter`s College bid farewell to the Singer League 2014 claiming their position at the fifth place on the list. It was another job well done to these consistent performers of the oval shaped ball g
Lahiru Lakshan – Kannagara’s brightest star
CWW Kannangara has been on song winning all their matches in the first round.  So far they have only lost to Wesley in the second round in a close match. We caught up with their star player full back

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School Rugby
Science edge Peters in U 18 final to claim the Cup
Science College edged past St Peters by 2 points in the final to claim the cup in the inaugural “M
Trinity powered over Isipathana to claim plate in U 18 rugby
Two top teams relegated to the Plate level of the U 18 ‘fifteen a side’ rugby to tournament  sa
Prince of Wales' and Dharmaraja take Bowl and Shield respectively
In the U 18 final stages worked off yesterday at the Royal College Sports Complex, Prince of Wales C

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Club Rugby
Gladiators win the second leg becoming overall joint champs with Typhoons
Marvelous Marija led his team with a 80m solo try in the finals of the second leg win over the North
Carlton Super 7’s Second Leg (Beliatte) Day 1
The second leg of local segment started today at the D.A. Rajapaksa Stadium in Beliatte. North Centr
Fiji Impact Boost Typhoons Triumph in Carlton 7s
The North Central Typhoons led by Anurudda Wilwara won the first of the local tournaments of the Car

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National Rugby
Video - Junior Tuskers Interview & Quick fire Questions
Junior Tuskers Interview & Quick fire Questions
Junior Asian Rugby Championships 2014 officially launched
Sri Lanka will host the Singer ARFU Junior Asian Rugby Championships 2014 from 21st September to 27th September at Race Course International Rugby Sta
Podi Tuskers aim to create history
IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy (JWRT) qualifier between Hong Kong, Chinese Taipei, Korea and the host Sri Lanka will kick off on 21st Sunday afternoon

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International Rugby
Steffon Armitage: IRB clarifies eligibility rules
Steffon Armitage's hopes of playing for France at next year's World Cup appear remote after the International Rugby Board clarified its eligibility ru
Rugby World Cup 2015: Prince Harry named honorary president
Prince Harry has been named honorary president of England Rugby 2015  as the World Cup organisers mark one year to go until the tournament begins.
Springboks a good RWC bet?
Do the Springboks offer the best value a year out from the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England and Wales?

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Personality - Rugby
Man of Steel – Anuruddha Wilwara
Built like iron and running like the wind Anuruddha Wilwara, Sri Lanka 7s rugby sensation has hit phenomenal form of recent.  ThePapare.com cornered him for a chit-chat on this latest escalation.
“I represented the first XV in the 9th grade" – Lasindu Ishan.
As an emerging rugby player from Science College Lasindu Ishan has been outstanding  representing not only his school but the country as a part of the U 18 national side. ThePapare.com met up with Lasindu to speak about his experiences and thoughts on being an integral part

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Shanaka Amarasinghe
Shanaka Amarasinghe
A National Champion and Sri Lanka Poolist in Water Polo and a Public Schools Champion at swimming at S. Thomas', Mt. Lavinia. He also played basketball for school, and went on to play all three sports at club level
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