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Adam Rhys Jones (born 8 March 1981) is a Welsh rugby union player who plays for Harlequins in the Aviva Premiership.
Alain Colm Pierre Rolland (born 22 August 1966, in France) is an Irish rugby union referee and former player.
David Alan Lewis (born 1 June 1964 in Cork, Ireland) is an Irish former cricketer and current Rugby Union referee.
Alexandre Lapandry (born 13 April 1989 in Paray-le-Monial, Saône-et-Loire) is a French rugby union player.
Alexis Palisson (born 9 September 1987 in Montauban, Tarn-et-Garonne) is a French rugby union footballer.
Richard Andrew 'Andy' Robinson OBE (born 3 April 1964) is an English rugby union coach and retired player.
The anterior cruciate ligament ("ACL") is an important, internal, stabilizer of the knee joint, restraining hyperextension.
Aviva Stadium is a sports stadium located in Dublin, Ireland, with a capacity for 51,700 spectators (all seated).
Benjamin James "Ben" Foden (born 22 July 1985 in Chester) is a model and rugby union footballer who plays for Northampton Saints and England.
Brian Gerald O'Driscoll (born 21 January 1979) is an Irish former professional rugby union player.
Bryce Lawrence (born 23 December 1970) is a former professional international rugby union referee from the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.
The Calcutta Cup is a rugby union trophy awarded to the winner of the annual Six Nations Championship match between England and Scotland.
In European sport, a cap is a metaphorical term for a player's appearance in a game at international level.
Cardiff (Caerdydd) is the capital and largest city in Wales and the tenth largest city in the United Kingdom.
Carlo Antonio Del Fava (born 1 July 1981) is a South African-born, Italian former rugby union player.
Christopher Peter Cusiter (born 13 June 1982) is a Scottish rugby union player who plays at scrum-half.
Christopher Douglas Paterson, MBE (born 30 March 1978 in Edinburgh) is an ambassador and specialist coach for the Scotland and Edinburgh rugby union teams.
Christophe Berdos (born 17 April 1970) is a full-time international rugby union referee with the French Rugby Federation and is one of the two French representatives on the IRB's International Referees Panel.
Clément Poitrenaud (born 20 May 1982 in Castres, Tarn) is a French rugby union footballer.
Craig Gower (born 29 April 1978) is an Italian Australian former professional rugby footballer of the 1990s, 2000s and 2010s.
Craig Paul Joubert (born 8 November 1977) is a South African professional rugby union referee.
Croke Park (Páirc an Chrócaigh) is a GAA stadium located in Dublin, Ireland.
Dan Cole (born 9 May 1987) is an English rugby union player who plays at prop for Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership and for England national rugby union team internationally.
Daniel Arthur Parks (born 26 May 1978 in Hornsby) is an Australian-born former rugby union player who last played professionally for Irish Pro12 side Connacht Rugby.
Daniel Care (born 2 January 1987) is an English rugby union player who plays for Harlequins in the Aviva Premiership, primarily playing at Scrum-half but he can also operate in the Fly-half role.
Dave Pearson (born 9 August 1966) is an English rugby union referee.
David Marty (born 30 October 1982 in Perpignan) is a French rugby union footballer who plays at centre in the Top 14 competition for Catalan club USA Perpignan and also for France.
David Peter Wallace (born 8 July 1976 in Limerick, Republic of Ireland) is a retired Irish rugby union player, who played for Munster, Ireland and the British and Irish Lions.
Declan Kidney (born 20 October 1959 in Ballincollig, County Cork) is the former head coach of the Ireland national rugby union team.
Dublin is the capital and largest city of Ireland.
Edinburgh (Dùn Èideann) is the capital city of Scotland, located in Lothian on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth.
The England national rugby union team represents England in rugby union.
François Trinh-Duc (born 11 November 1986) is a French rugby union player for Montpellier Hérault RC in France's top division of rugby union, the Top 14.
The France national rugby union team represents France in rugby union.
Frédéric Michalak (born 16 October 1982 in Toulouse, Haute-Garonne) is a French rugby union footballer, who currently plays for the RC Toulon in the Top 14.
The French Rugby Federation (Fédération Française de Rugby (FFR)) is the governing body for rugby union in France.
George Clancy (born 12 January 1977) is an international rugby union referee.
The Giuseppe Garibaldi Trophy (Trofeo Garibaldi; Trophée Garibaldi) is a rugby union trophy awarded to the winner of the annual Six Nations Championship match between France and Italy.
In rugby union, a Grand Slam (Irish: Caithréim Mhór. Welsh: Y Gamp Lawn. French: Le Grand Chelem) occurs when one team in the Six Nations Championship (or its Five Nations predecessor) manages to beat all the others during one year's competition.
Imanol Harinordoquy (born 20 February 1980) is a French rugby union player who typically plays as a number 8 for Stade Toulousain at club level in the Top 14 and for France internationally.
The Ireland national rugby union team represents the island of Ireland (both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland) in rugby union.
The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) (Cumann Rugbaí na hÉireann) is the body managing rugby union in the island of Ireland (both Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland).
The Italy national rugby union team represent the nation of Italy in the sport of rugby union.
James Haskell (born 2 April 1985) is an English rugby union player who currently plays for and captains London Wasps in the Aviva Premiership and internationally for England.
James William Hook (born 27 June 1985) is a Wales international rugby union player for Aviva Premiership club Gloucester Rugby.
James Peter Richard "Jamie" Heaslip (born 15 December 1983) is an Irish rugby union player playing for Leinster and Ireland.
John Barclay born 24 September 1986 in Hong Kong is a Scottish rugby union player for Scarlets in the Pro 12.His position is Openside Flanker.
John Hayes (born 2 November 1973) is a retired Irish rugby union player who played in the Pro 12 and Heineken Cup for Munster.
John William "Johnnie" Beattie (born 21 November 1985 in Glasgow) is a Scottish rugby union player who plays for Castres at the number 8 position.
Jonathan Isaac Kaplan (born 7 November 1966 in Durban, South Africa), is a former international rugby union referee who holds the record for the most international matches as referee.
Jonathan 'Jonny' Sexton is an Irish rugby union player.
Jonathan Peter Wilkinson, CBE (born 25 May 1979), known as Jonny Wilkinson, is a former rugby union player who represented England and the British and Irish Lions.
Paul Kaine Robertson (born 29 October 1980 in Auckland) is a rugby union player from New Zealand who plays rugby union for Viadana, and international rugby for Italy.
Keith Gerard Earls (born 2 October 1987 in Moyross, County Limerick, Ireland) is an Irish rugby union player for Munster in the Pro 12 and European Rugby Champions Cup.
The Lansdowne Road Stadium (Bóthar Lansdúin) was a stadium in Dublin owned by the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) that was primarily for used rugby union and association football matches.
Lee Martin Byrne (born 1 June 1980 in Bridgend, Wales) is a retired Welsh international rugby union rugby player.
Stephen Leigh Halfpenny (born 22 December 1988) is a Wales and British Lions international rugby union player.
Leonardo Ghiraldini (born 26 December 1984 in Padua) is an Italian rugby union player for Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership.
Lewis Walton Moody MBE (born 12 June 1978 in Ascot) is a retired English rugby union player who played most recently for Bath Rugby and was part of the 2003 World Cup winning side.
This is a list of the all-time leaders for caps in men's rugby union Test matches, with a minimum of 90 confirmed Test caps.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Luke McLean (born 29 June 1987) is an Italian Australian rugby union footballer who plays at fullback and fly-half for the Sale Sharks in England.
Marc Andreu (born 27 December 1985 in Fréjus, Var) is a French rugby union player.
Marc Lièvremont (born 28 October 1968) is a former rugby union footballer and was the head coach of the French national rugby union team.
Marius Jonker (born 19 June 1968 in Kimberley, Northern Cape) is a former South Africa rugby union referee.
Mark Lawrence (born 16 June 1965) is an international rugby union referee, from the Republic of South Africa.
Martin Osborne Johnson CBE (born 9 March 1970) is an English former rugby union player who represented and captained England and Leicester.
Mathew Tait (born 6 February 1986) is an English rugby union footballer.
Mathieu Bastareaud (born 17 September 1988) is a French rugby union centre who plays for Toulon.
Maxwell Brian "Max" Evans (born 12 September 1983, Torquay, England) is a Scottish international rugby union rugby player.
Michael Robert Leighton Blair (born 20 April 1981 in Edinburgh) is a Scottish rugby union player.
The Millennium Stadium (Stadiwm y Mileniwm) is the national stadium of Wales, located in Cardiff.
Mirco Bergamasco (born 23 February 1983) is an Italian rugby union footballer.
Morgan Parra (FFborn 15 November 1988) is a French rugby union player who plays as a Scrum-half and occasionally Fly-half.
Murrayfield Stadium (known as BT Murrayfield Stadium for sponsorship reasons, or usually just known as Murrayfield) is a sports stadium located in the west end of Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
The New Zealand Rugby Union Incorporated (NZRU) is the governing body of rugby union in New Zealand.
Nicholas Vivian Howard Mallett (born 30 October 1956) is a former South African rugby union player who was until recently (his contract with the Italian Rugby Union was not renewed after the 2011 Rugby World Cup) the head coach of the Italian national team, previously replacing Pierre Berbizier on 3 October 2007.
Nigel Owens (born 18 June 1971) is a Welsh international rugby union referee.
The Northern Hemisphere of Earth is the half that is north of the equator.
Pablo Canavosio (born 26 December 1981 in Córdoba, Argentina) is an Italian Argentine rugby union footballer.
Paddy Wallace (born 27 August 1979) is an Irish rugby union footballer from Belfast where he attended Rockport School and Campbell College.
Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in Canary Wharf, London, England, United Kingdom and a division of Thomson Reuters.
Romain Poite (born September 14, 1975) is a French rugby union international referee.
Rome (Roma, Rōma) is a city and special comune (named "Roma Capitale") in Italy.
Ronan John Ross O'Gara (born 7 March 1977 in San Diego, California, United States) is an Irish former rugby union player, who played fly-half for both Ireland and Munster.
RTÉ Sport is a department of Irish public broadcaster RTÉ.
The Rugby Football Union (RFU) is the governing body for rugby union in England.
Rugby union, or simply rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
In the game of rugby union, there are 15 players on each team, comprising eight forwards (numbered 1–8) and seven backs (numbered 9–15).
Ryan Paul Jones (born 13 March 1981 in Newport) is a Wales international rugby union player who plays at number eight, blindside flanker or second row for Bristol Rugby.
Saint-Denis is a commune in the northern suburbs of Paris, France.
The Scotland national rugby union team represents Scotland in international rugby union.
Sergio Parisse (born 12 September 1983 in La Plata, Argentina) is an Italian Argentine rugby union player.
Shane Mark Williams MBE (born 26 February 1977) is a Welsh rugby union player most famous for his long and successful tenure as a wing for the Ospreys and the Wales national team.
The Six Nations Championship is an annual international rugby union competition involving six European sides: England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales.
The South African Rugby Union (SARU) is the governing body for rugby union in South Africa and is affiliated to World Rugby.
The Stade de France is the national stadium of France, situated just north of Paris in the commune of Saint-Denis.
The Stadio Flaminio is a stadium in Rome.
Stephen Michael Jones (born 8 December 1977) is a Welsh former rugby union player who played primarily at fly-half for Wales and the British and Irish Lions.
Stephen William "Steve" Borthwick (born 12 October 1979) is a former English rugby union footballer who played lock for Saracens and Bath At International level, he represented the senior England rugby union team between 2001 and 2010 and captained them between 2008 and 2010.
The Daily Telegraph is a British daily morning English-language broadsheet newspaper, published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed throughout the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper.
The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (Banca Rìoghail na h-Alba, Ryal Baunk o Scotland, Banc Brenhinol yr Alban) is one of the retail banking subsidiaries of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, and together with NatWest and Ulster Bank, provides banking facilities throughout the UK and Ireland.
The Sunday Times is the largest-selling British national "quality" Sunday newspaper.
Thierry Dusautoir (born 18 November 1981) is a French rugby union player who currently plays for France at international level and Toulouse in the French Top 14 club competition.
Tobias Gerald Albert Lieven "Toby" Flood (born 8 August 1985) is an English rugby union player.
Tom Prydie (born 23 February 1992) is a Welsh rugby union player.
Tomás O'Leary (born 22 October 1983 in Cork, Ireland) is an Irish rugby union player, who plays scrum-half for London Irish in the Aviva Premiership.
Thomas John "Tommy" Bowe (born 22 February 1984) is an Irish rugby union player from County Monaghan, Ireland.
In rugby union, the Triple Crown is an honour contested annually by the so-called "Home Nations" - i.e. England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales who compete within the larger Six Nations Championship.
Twickenham Stadium (usually known as just Twickenham or Twickers) is a stadium located in Twickenham, in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, south west London.
The Wales national rugby union team (Tîm rygbi'r undeb cenedlaethol Cymru) represent Wales in international rugby union.
Warren David Gatland OBE (born 17 September 1963) is a New Zealand rugby union coach and former player.
Wayne Barnes (born 20 April 1979) is an English international rugby union referee.
The Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) (Undeb Rygbi Cymru) is the governing body of rugby union in Wales, recognised by the sport's international governing body, World Rugby.
William Servat (born 9 December 1978 in Saint-Gaudens, France) is a French rugby union footballer who plays as a hooker for Toulouse in the Top 14 club competition.
Yannick Jauzion (born 28 July 1978 in Castres) is a French former rugby union footballer.
The 2004 Six Nations Championship was the fifth series of the rugby union Six Nations Championship to be held since the competition expanded in 2000 to include Italy.
The 2009 end of year rugby internationals, also known as the Autumn internationals in the Northern Hemisphere, saw Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina, tour the northern hemisphere.
The 2009 Six Nations Championship, known as the 2009 RBS 6 Nations because of the tournament's sponsorship by The Royal Bank of Scotland, was the 10th Six Nations Championship, an annual rugby union competition contested by the six major Northern Hemisphere rugby union national teams.