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Poms turn to Twelvetrees

Billy Twelvetrees will make his Test debut for England against Scotland at Twickenham on Saturday.

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Kilted Kiwi to face Poms

Former Crusaders winger Sean Maitland will make his Test debut for Scotland against England at Twickenham on Saturday.

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Irish welcome back big guns

Ireland have made four changes to the team that beat Argentina in November for their opening Six Nations match against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday.

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Bok flank returns at last

Juan Smith will play his first match since February 2011 when the Cheetahs take on the Stormers in a pre-season friendly in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

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Sharks get fresh ideas

Springbok defence coach John McFarland and former All Blacks flyhalf Carlos Spencer have helped the Sharks to prepare for Super Rugby this season.

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Guildford leaves Saders squad

Crusaders wing Zac Guildford has withdrawn indefinitely from the squad and will undertake an alcohol treatment programme.

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Blitzboks call up young guns

Springbok Sevens coach Paul Treu has made three changes to his squad for the Sevens World Series tournaments in New Zealand and the USA.

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