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Mark McCall revels in 'best performance of the season' as Saracens hammer Northampton

Mark McCall revels in 'best performance of the season' as Saracens hammer Northampton

Mark McCall revels in 'best performance of the season' as Saracens hammer Northampton

Mark McCall revels in 'best performance of the season' as Saracens hammer Northampton

Mark McCall revels in 'best performance of the season' as Saracens hammer Northampton

Mark McCall revels in 'best performance of the season' as Saracens hammer Northampton

Mark McCall revels in 'best performance of the season' as Saracens hammer Northampton

Mark McCall revels in 'best performance of the season' as Saracens hammer Northampton

RugbyUnion - Saracens crush Northampton in Champions Cup opener

Saracen's English hooker Jamie George (AFP Photo/Odd ANDERSEN)

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Nine-try Saracens inflict Northampton Saints' heaviest home defeat as European champions send out statement

Llanelli Scarlets fullback Leigh Halfpenny (C) avoids a tackle from RC Toulon scrum-half Sebastien Tillous-Borde (L) during a European Champions Cup rugby union match on October 15, 2017 at the Mayol stadium in Toulon, southeastern France

Llanelli Scarlets fullback Leigh Halfpenny (C) avoids a tackle from RC Toulon scrum-half Sebastien Tillous-Borde (L) during a European Champions Cup rugby union match on October 15, 2017 at the Mayol stadium in Toulon, southeastern France (AFP Photo/BERTRAND LANGLOIS)

Leicester's Dominic Barrow (front center) vies with Racing 92's Teddy Thomas (rear center) during their Champions cup rugby union match at the Yves Du Manoir stadium on October 14, 2017

Leicester's Dominic Barrow (front center) vies with Racing 92's Teddy Thomas (rear center) during their Champions cup rugby union match at the Yves Du Manoir stadium on October 14, 2017 (AFP Photo/CHRISTOPHE SIMON)

Champions Cup newcomers La Rochelle stun slack Harlequins with bonus-point victory at the Stoop

Champions Cup newcomers La Rochelle stun slack Harlequins with bonus-point victory at the Stoop

Champions Cup newcomers La Rochelle stun slack Harlequins with bonus-point victory at the Stoop

Champions Cup newcomers La Rochelle stun slack Harlequins with bonus-point victory at the Stoop

Champions Cup newcomers La Rochelle stun slack Harlequins with bonus-point victory at the Stoop

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (C) of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (R) of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (C) of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (C) of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (C) of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (C) of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (C) of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (L) of Spain talks to Norway's James Buncle during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas of Spain during the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Helsinki (Finland), 14/10/2017.- Referee Alhambra Nievas (C) of Spain before the Rugby Europe International Championships match between Finland and Norway, in Helsinki, Finland, 14 October 2017. Nievas is the first woman to take charge of a men's international match in Europe. (España, Noruega, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/KIMMO BRANDT

Australia's Karmichael Hunt looks for a way past New Zealand's Frank Pritchard watched by Nigel Vagana during the opening match of the Tri Nations Rugby League tournament in Auckland

Australia's Karmichael Hunt (C) looks for a way past New Zealand's Frank Pritchard (R) watched by Nigel Vagana during the opening match of the Tri Nations Rugby League tournament in Auckland, New Zealand October 14, 2006. REUTERS/Nigel Marple/File photo

RugbyU - Hunt back in Wallabies frame for All Blacks

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French rugby team Racing Metro 92's prop Ben Tameifuna, pictured in 2016, has been suspended for two matches following an overnight detention in a police sobering cell

French rugby team Racing Metro 92's prop Ben Tameifuna, pictured in 2016, has been suspended for two matches following an overnight detention in a police sobering cell (AFP Photo/ANTHONY WALLACE)

Desire to deliver short-term financial gains has left rugby and its players dangerously compromised

Desire to deliver short-term financial gains has left rugby and its players dangerously compromised

Desire to deliver short-term financial gains has left rugby and its players dangerously compromised

Desire to deliver short-term financial gains has left rugby and its players dangerously compromised

Desire to deliver short-term financial gains has left rugby and its players dangerously compromised

Desire to deliver short-term financial gains has left rugby and its players dangerously compromised

Jamie George: There’s a lot of hype when I play against Dylan Hartley

Jamie George: There’s a lot of hype when I play against Dylan Hartley

Jamie George: There’s a lot of hype when I play against Dylan Hartley

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