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Faf de Klerk released to play for Sale

South Africa have released first choice scrumhalf Faf de Klerk to play for his club Sale Sharks this weekend, allowing him to miss Saturday's test against Scotland at Murrayfield, officials confirmed on Tuesday.

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Yarde, May injuries deepen England concerns

England wing Marland Yarde is set for an extended spell on the sidelines after dislocating his kneecap in Sale's win against Newcastle over the weekend.

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Ashton suspension fears after red card

England and Sale Sharks wing Chris Ashton could face further disciplinary action after he was sent off in a pre-season friendly in France.

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Cipriani RFU charge 'surprises' Gloucester

Gloucester are 'surprised and disappointed' at the RFU's decision to charge Danny Cipriani with conduct prejudicial to the interests of the game.

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Rugby's Brady laments family abuse at friendly

Former Sale Sharks winger Tom Brady has hit back after a fan verbally abused his wife and mother while they watched him from the stands during a preseason friendly.

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Ashton learnt of England recall via WhatsApp

Chris Ashton has revealed that he only found out about his call-up to Eddie Jones' latest England training squad after being added to the team's WhatsApp group.

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Leicester shatter Sale's European dream

Sale missed out on a European Champions Cup spot after ending their Aviva Premiership campaign with a 35-13 home defeat by Leicester.

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Aviva Premiership: What's still to play for

Four teams head into the final round of the Aviva Premiership battling for the two remaining Champions Cup places.

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Exeter make sure of top billing in playoffs

Exeter ensured they would finish top of the Aviva Premiership at the end of the regular season with a hard-fought 34-19 win over Sale before a sell-out crowd at Sandy Park.

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Ex-Wallaby O'Connor's long pain battle

Former Wallabies star James O'Connor has used social media to reveal a two-season battle to play with injuries that needed pain-killers to take the field.

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Falcons edge Sale in eight-try thriller

Newcastle kept their Aviva Premiership playoff dreams alive with a dramatic 35-30 victory over Sale, whose own hopes of a top-four finish took a hit.

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Sale upset over Solomona suspension

Sale Sharks have expressed disappointment at the Rugby Football Union disciplinary judgement regarding Denny Solomona's four-week ban for verbally abusing another player, but they will not appeal the decision.

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Cipriani injury mars Sale victory over Wasps

Injury to Danny Cipriani marred Sale Sharks' glorious 28-27 victory over Wasps as Steve Diamond's side climbed into the top six in the Aviva Premiership.

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Diamond: No evidence, witnesses vs. Solomona

Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond has insisted the decision against Denny Solomona is worrying as the panel who made judgement had no evidence of wrongdoing by the two-time capped England winger.

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Solomona banned for homophobic slur

Sale winger Denny Solomona has been banned for four weeks after being found guilty of verbally abusing Worcester fly-half Jamie Shillcock.

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Solomona charged over alleged verbal abuse

England wing Denny Solomona will appear before a disciplinary hearing next week after being charged with verbally abusing a Worcester player during Sale's Aviva Premiership victory over the Warriors last Saturday.

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Sale Sharks ravage woeful Warriors

Sale Sharks boosted their Aviva Premiership top-four hopes following a dominant 58-25 triumph over Worcester Warriors at the AJ Bell Stadium.

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Yarde opens up on Quins exit, Robshaw, Jones

Sale winger Marland Yarde has spoken out about his exit from Harlequins, former teammates Chris Robshaw and his hopes of making a comeback to the England squad ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

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Solomona signs new Sale Sharks deal

England winger Denny Solomona has signed a new four-year deal with Aviva Premiership side Sale Sharks, keeping him at the club until 2022.

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WIlson holds nerve as Bath defeat Sale

Zach Mercer's late try and a nerveless conversion from James Wilson clinched a 33-32 home victory for Bath against Sale in the Aviva Premiership.

2019 RankingsEuropean Rugby Challenge Cup

  • SALE3rd
    TRIES SCORED 1st Clermont Auvergne : 30 Tries Scored
  • SALE3rd
    POINTS DIFFERENCE 1st Clermont Auvergne : 137 Points Difference