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LEWIS MOODY COMES TO TOWN | 04.11.16

  • A huge thank you to Lewis Moody for coming along last night to run a session!
    Last night brought the much anticipated coaching workshop delivered by none other than the legend Lewis Moody as part of the NatWest RugbyForce initiative.

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LEWIS MOODY PAYS TRIBUTE TO SERU RABENI, WHO 'ALWAYS PLAYED WITH A SMILE'

  • Lewis Moody pays tribute to his former Leicester team-mate.
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ENGLAND VS IRELAND: START MARO ITOJE AHEAD OF CHRIS ROBSHAW, LEWIS MOODY URGES EDDIE JONES

  • Lewis Moody today urged head coach Eddie Jones to hand Maro Itoje his first start for England in the match against Ireland on Saturday. 
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LEWIS MOODY: ENGLAND SHOULD BE PROUD OF BEING CONFIDENT

  • Scotland spun their underdog status into 'arrogant England' to perfection in the 13-7 Grand Slam-decider victory of 1990.

    But no more, not under Eddie Jones' new era of splendid isolation. Not in England's RBS 6 Nations opener in Scotland this Saturday. Not at least, according to former England captain Lewis Moody.

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MAKING JOE LAUNCHBURY ENGLAND CAPTAIN SHOULD BE EDDIE JONES' FIRST JOB, ACCORDING TO LEWIS MOODY | 08.12.2015

  • Eddie Jones has officially started his job as England head coach and his first order of business should be to give Joe Launchbury the captaincy – according to Lewis Moody.
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MEET LEWIS MOODY AT BOURNEMOUTH 7S | 08.01.2013

  • Meet Lewis Moody at the Bournemouth 7s in the V.VIP Celebrity Lounge. To order your tickets for the Bournemouth 7s Festival call 01202 545 630
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FIRST BLOG: PREPARING FOR THE YUKON ARCTIC ULTRA | 19.11.2012

  • This time last year I had just returned from captaining England in the World Cup and was about to announce my retirement from test match rugby.
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LEWIS MOODY TO ATTEND SPORTSMANS DINNER | 13.12.2012

  • Former England rugby captain Lewis Moody MBE is the latest sporting legend to visit the Goldsands Stadium.
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LEWIS MOODY PRAISES CHRIS ROBSHAW | 11.12.2012

  • Having earned the scars from a lifetime of putting his head where others fear, when Lewis Moody talks about life in the back row, you listen. And when Moody claims his successor as England captain Chris Robshaw is a "talisman" it is worth taking note.
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PREPARATION CONTINUES AHEAD OF YUKON ARCTIC ULTRA | 10.12.2012

  • Typical. Just when training was really stepping up a freak condition wipes out the best part of three weeks training, or at least three weeks running.
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LEWIS PREVIEWS THIS WEEKEND'S LV= CUP ACTION | 16.11.2012

  • Former Leicester Tigers flanker Lewis Moody has bad news for London Irish ahead of this weekend's LV= Cup clash, insisting he fully expects his old club to come out swinging with the taste of defeat still in their mouths after round one.
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BEATING THE ALL BLACKS IS A GIANT STEP TO 2015 | 04.12.2012

  • Who saw that coming? I have been one of the more supportive voices in England's favour over the last few weeks but I never saw them beating New Zealand. The criticism levelled at Stuart Lancaster and his players over the previous two weeks was not a true reflection of their worth.
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LEWIS PREVIEWS ENGLAND'S MATCH WITH NEW ZEALAND | 29.11.2012

  • Reality is biting English rugby this autumn, the reality of how harsh and unforgiving an arena international rugby is. 
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BEWARE COMPLACENCY - HURT WALLABIES WILL FIGHT TO REGAIN SOME LOST PRIDE | 14.11.12

  • The visit of Australia offers a great opportunity for England at this stage of the team's development under Stuart Lancaster. If England can win this game it sets them up very nicely for South Africa and the All Blacks. Three wins is really what is needed this autumn, to progress towards '15.
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LEWIS ON ENGLAND'S CHANCES AGAINST SPRINGBOKS | 21.11.2012

  • It took Sir Clive Woodward seven years to win the World Cup with England. Stuart Lancaster does not have that time, but this is still a long-term project and there is a need for some perspective. Over the next couple of weeks it may be necessary for England supporters to remind themselves of that.
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'ENGLAND MUST GIVE BRENDON O'CONNOR A CHANCE' - LEWIS MOODY | 03.13.2015

  • Ex-England captain Lewis Moody has called for Eddie Jones to include Leicester Tigers' Brendon O'Connor in the selection mix for the Six Nations.

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LEWIS MOODY: FIVE PLAYERS EDDIE JONES SHOULD PICK FOR ENGLAND | 03.12.15

  • Lewis Moody has identified five players Eddie Jones should keep an eye on for England selection.
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THESE ARE EXCITING DAYS FOR YOUNG ENGLAND SIDE | 07.11.12

  • It cannot have been an easy couple of weeks for Stuart Lancaster, watching player after player forced out of the autumn series. It is the toughest run of games England have faced at this time of year
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LEWIS MOODY BELIEVES HENRY SLADE SHOULD BE SELECTED OVER DANNY CIPRIANI | 24.07.15

  • England legend Lewis Moody believes Henry Slade should be selected over Danny Cipriani for a spot in Stuart Lancaster’s World Cup squad.

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LEWIS MOODY: BATH RUGBY'S JONATHAN JOSEPH WAS ENGLAND'S STAND-OUT SIX NATIONS PERFORMER | 25.03.15

  • Lewis Moody has singled out Jonathan Joseph as England's stand-out performer in the Six Nations.
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VETERAN'S VIEW: LEWIS MOODY | 25.02.15

  • Lewis Moody takes the helm for the next instalment of Veteran's View, our series of columns with former England internationals that will run throughout the RBS 6 Nations. Looking ahead to the clash with Ireland in Dublin on Sunday, he says Stuart Lancaster's men have a chance to take a significant step towards Grand Slam glory.  
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EXCLUSIVE: MOODY ON ENGLAND | 21.01.15

  • Former England back-row Lewis Moody has hailed the return to Saxons duty of Tom Croft, adding that he hopes senior England action isn't too far away.
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LEWIS MOODY'S POSTCARD FROM DUBAI | 07.12.14

  • Former England Test captain revels in the colour (and camels) in the Middle East and reveals he would be tempted to play sevens were he starting his career now.
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LEWIS MOODY: JURY STILL OUT ON GEORGE FORD-OWEN FARRELL PAIRING WITH KYLE EASTMOND WAITING IN WINGS | 24.11.14

  • The jury is still out on George Ford and Owen Farrell's 10-12 partnership, according to former England captain Lewis Moody.
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LEWIS MOODY: ENGLAND ARE RIGHT UP THERE WITH THE ALL BLACKS | 07.11.14

  • England start their QBE autumn international series tomorrow with a daunting visit of world champions New Zealand. A side that has been compared to one of the greatest sporting teams ever, a squad full of internationally acclaimed stars that wearing the famous black jersey have led world rugby for many years.
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LEWIS MOODY: ENGLAND, ROBSHAW AND LV= CUP | 28.10.14

  • If England boss Stuart Lancaster opts to fill his problem centre-pairing with Bath’s Kyle Eastmond for the forthcoming autumn internationals; he will be taking a huge selection gamble admits World Cup winner Lewis Moody.
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LEWIS MOODY RELISHES FIRST COACHING ROLE | 04.10.14

  • It was when Lewis Moody met up with his former England team-mates earlier this week that it struck him just how much he had missed rugby and how glad he is to be back in the game again.
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LEWIS MOODY NAMED BRADFORD ON AVON DIRECTOR OF RUGBY | 10.09.14

  • Former England captain Lewis Moody has been named director of rugby at hometown club Bradford on Avon. The 36-year-old ex-Leicester and Bath flanker, capped 71 times for his country, was forced to retire in March 2012 because of a shoulder injury.
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LEWIS MOODY'S MADDOG COACHING CAMPS | 09.09.14

  • Join Lewis Moody and the Mad Dog team on a 10 week rugby course at Trowbridge RFC. The course will take place every Wednesday from 8th October to 10th December.
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ASHLEY'S SIX MARATHONS IN SIX DAYS FOR THE LEWIS MOODY FOUNDATION | 06.09.14

  • A runner is currently undertaking six marathons in six days in aid of charity. Ashley Varley, 41, who lives in Westfield, set off on Monday (September 1) to raise money for the Lewis Moody Foundation and The Brain Tumour Charity.
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LEWIS MOODY'S MADDOG COACHING CAMPS | 01.07.2014

  • Join Lewis Moody and the Mad Dog team this summer at Bradford on Avon RFC. The course will take place on the 6th - 8th August. 
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LEWIS MOODY TO LAUNCH CHARITABLE FOUNDATION | 02.06.2014

  • Former England rugby captain Lewis Moody has launched The Lewis Moody Foundation, inspired by gifted young rugby player, Joss Rowley Stark.
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THE PRIOR PARK FOUNDATION | 22.06.2014

  • As a world class sportsman and as a passionate advocate for the significant part that sport can play in the lives of our children and youth, Lewis had no hesitation in accepting an invitation to become the ambassador for the Prior Park College Sports Centre. The construction of the £5 million state-of-the-art Sports Centre was ‘kicked off’ on 10 February 2014 at Prior Park College in Bath, when Lewis led the turf-cutting ceremony.

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LEWIS MOODY: SARACENS V NORTHAMPTON - SAINTS HAVE FINALLY GOT RID OF THEIR DEMONS | 29.05.2014

  • A week ago, Saracens would have been my overwhelming choice to win the Premiership final. They were the form team, the team that has dominated the domestic season preparing to face a Northampton side that just doesn’t know how to win finals. What a difference one week and a couple of matches can make. It has all changed and I make Northampton favourites to win at Twickenham on Saturday.
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LEWIS MOODY: NORTHAMPTON SAINTS MUST HANDLE THE BIG OCCASION | 13.03.2014

  • Lewis Moody believes Northampton Saints must prove they can handle the big occasion if they are to get the better of Exeter Chiefs in the LV=Cup this Sunday.
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LEWIS MOODY: CHIEFS CAN HIT NEXT LEVEL | 13.03.2014

  • Exeter Chiefs go in search of their first major trophy in their 143-year history when they take on Northampton Saints in the LV=Cup this Sunday with Lewis Moody admitting victory would take them to the next level.
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LEWIS MOODY: MY FIVE MOST MEMORABLE ENGLAND V WALES MATCHES | 07.03.2014

  • When I came into the England team, Wales were coming off the back of a period of misery. They had won the Six Nations in 1995 but the Grand Slam in 2005 was their first for 27 years. Since then they have added two more Grand Slams and have arguably been the best team in the competition for the past decade.
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LEWIS MOODY HOPING BATH RUGBY CAN GET BACK ON THE TROPHY TRAIL IN LV= CUP | 06.03.2014

  • Lewis Moody believes Bath Rugby’s taste for silverware could be reignited in the LV= Cup this season ahead of their semi-final against West Country rivals Exeter Chiefs on Sunday (1pm).
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LEWIS MOODY PREVIEWS THIS WEEKEND'S LV= CUP SEMI-FINALS | 03.03.2014

  • Lewis Moody believes Bath Rugby's taste for silverware could be reignited in the LV= Cup this season, but the World Cup winner admits his former side face a tough semi-final test against near rivals Exeter Chiefs on Sunday.
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LEWIS MOODY BACKING OLLIE DEVOTO FOR LV= BREAKTHROUGH PLAYER AWARD | 03.03.2014

  • Bath Rugby are nurturing a host of exciting talents and former England captain Lewis Moody believes LV= Breakthrough Player Award nominee Ollie Devoto is one of the brightest sparks.

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LEWIS MOODY: THACKER CAN CHALLENGE AT LEICESTER TIGERS | 27.02.2014

  • England hooker Tom Youngs may rule the roost at Welford Road, but Leicester Tigers legend Lewis Moody believes 2014 LV= Breakthrough Player Award nominee Harry Thacker will be a threat soon enough.
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LEWIS MOODY SIX NATIONS 2014: MURRAYFIELD WILL BE JUST AS INTIMIDATING AS PARIS | 07.02.2014

  • If the new boys thought Paris was tough, they might have to revise that opinion after a first visit to the Scottish capital. I never won once at Murrayfield in four attempts. That is how difficult a place it is to go for English teams.
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MOODY RECALLS CALCUTTA CUP PASSION | 06.02.2014

  • It came in 2006, in Edinburgh, on the eve of the annual Calcutta Cup clash between international rugby's oldest foes.
    Moody had gone out to see a film, as a traditional part of his pre-match routine, and had roped wing Ben Cohen along too.
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LEWIS MOODY SIX NATIONS COMMENT: SO NOW ENGLAND KNOW WHAT FRANCE DO | 04.02.2014

  • Well, it was probably the worst start to a game we will ever see England play. Everything that could go wrong did. Then we saw a turnaround with the control a hugely impressive Owen Farrell brings to this team. He stepped up to deliver a beautifully delayed pass through the tackle to Billy Vunipola, who used his power to burst through to help Luther Burrell cross the whitewash and England were back.
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LEWIS MOODY: LANCASTER HAS SHOWN THE COURAGE OF HIS CONVICTIONS BY PICKING ON FORM NOT REPUTATION | 30.01.2014

  • Fair play to Stuart Lancaster. Winning a first cap playing against France in Paris is a huge challenge – I cannot overemphasise what a tough, incredibly hostile setting it is to go and start your international career. It’s physically and mentally one of the most imposing places to take your first steps, but you have to admire the choice Lancaster has made for the opening game of what is a big tournament for the England coach and his side.
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LEWIS MOODY BACKING BATH RUGBY AHEAD OF LEICESTER TIGERS BATTLE | 29.01.2014

  • Former England captain Lewis Moody is backing Bath Rugby to win the battle of his former clubs on Friday when they travel to take on Leicester Tigers.
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LEWIS MOODY'S GUIDE TO THE LV= CUP FOURTH ROUND | 28.01.2014

  • Lewis Moody may be a Leicester Tigers legend but he has backed Bath Rugby's in-form team to get the better of them in the LV= Cup and book up an all-important home semi-final.
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MOODY HONOURED BY HALL OF FAME INDUCTION | 23.01.2014

  • Leicester Tigers legend Lewis Moody was lost for words after being inducted into the Premiership Rugby Hall of Fame on Wednesday Night.
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LEWIS MOODY GIVES TOP TIPS TO PARAGON PUPILS | 21.01.2014

  • Former England captain Lewis Moody passed on some valuable tips when he coached The Paragon under-11 A rugby team this week.
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LEWIS MOODY'S LV= CUP ROUND THREE PREVIEW | 20.01.2014

  • The LV= Cup semi-finals look like being a battle between the cream of English and Welsh rugby, and 2003 Rugby World Cup-winner Lewis Moody for one is not surprised.
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THE HIGHEST CLASSROOM ON EARTH WITH LEWIS MOODY | 17.01.2014

  • The second part of Scunthorpe-born polar explorer Alan Chambers’ latest adventure will continue on the BBC.
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PLANS UNVEILED FOR SWEEPING NEW MEASURES TO PROTECT PLAYERS, FEATURING LEWIS MOODY | 14.01.2014

  • The Mail on Sunday's concussion campaign has secured its greatest victory with rugby's authorities set to announce sweeping new measures to improve player welfare following months of campaigning by this newspaper.
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MOODY REFLECTS | 09.01.2014

  • Lewis Moody looks back on how England created their 2003 World-Cup winning side and the leadership of Sir Clive Woodward.
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USING RUGBY TO TACKLE PROBLEM TEENAGERS | 07.01.2014

  • A little more than a year ago, Nick Marwood and Josh Burton, by their own admission, were pretty much lost causes. The Wiltshire 17-year-olds from broken homes were drifting in life and destined to have a bleak future.
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LEWIS MOODY REVEALS HIS DREAM FORWARD PACK FROM THOSE HE PLAYED WITH AND AGAINST | 12.12.2013

  • Lewis Moody was speaking at Premiership Rugby's award winning social inclusion programme, HITZ, an expanding national scheme with funding from partners Barclays, Comic Relief, Land Rover and Wooden Spoon.
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LEWIS MOODY WANTS ENGLAND PLAYERS TO BE AWARDED CENTRAL CONTRACTS | 10.12.2013

  • World Cup hero Lewis Moody has told the RFU to follow cricket’s lead and introduce central contracts for top players, reports the Sunday People.
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LEWIS MOODY HAILS INSPIRING HITZ PROGRAMME | 06.12.2013

  • INSPIRATIONAL figures don't get much better than Rugby World Cup winner and former England skipper Lewis Moody. The former Leicester Tigers and Bath Rugby flanker has inspired a generation on the field with his fearless performances and now Moody is hoping to inspire a new group of rugby stars off the pitch.
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LEWIS MOODY LOOKS BACK ON ENGLAND'S AUTUMN PERFORMANCES AND AHEAD TO THE 2015 WORLD CUP | 06.12.2013

  • Former England international Lewis Moody talks about England's performances in the autumn internationals, the difference between them an New Zealand and looks ahead to the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
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LEWIS MOODY IS SURE ENGLAND WILL COPE DESPITE LATEST CASUALTY | 03.12.13

  • Lewis Moody is convinced England can still win the Six Nations despite an horrendous injury list which now includes Christian Wade.
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LEWIS MOODY: WHERE I LEARNT TO PLAY IT MY WAY | 20.11.13

  • One of the defining moments of my career came while I was still at school. Up until I was around 17 I had played centre but, during a county under-18 trial match, a coach called Brian Welford switched me to openside.
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LEWIS MOODY BACKING FORMER LEICESTER TEAM-MATE BEN YOUNGS | 20.11.13

  • Lewis Moody believes his former Leicester Tigers team-mate Ben Youngs will be England's first-choice scrum-half for the 2015 World Cup, despite losing the shirt to Northampton's Lee Dickson this autumn.
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LEWIS MOODY: FORTRESS TWICKENHAM FACES ITS ULTIMATE TEST ON SATURDAY | 14.11.13

  • You can't complain about an autumn that has so far produced two wins from two – and that is now six in a row at Twickenham. So Stuart Lancaster's England are without doubt building a home fortress like the coach wants, but what is not clear yet is just how formidable that fortress is, and that is something this weekend will go some way to establishing.
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LEWIS MOODY COLUMN: STUART LANCASTER MUST STICK WITH COURTNEY LAWES AND JOE LAUNCHBURY | 07.11.13

  • The home dressing room at Twickenham has a different look to my day. The big box changing room, with its wooden cubicles, into which everyone used to walk and say “Over there in the corner, that’s where Jonny sat”, is gone. For too long England have languished in the hangover from 2003, burdened by trying to emulate that team. Now at last there is a growing sense that Stuart Lancaster and this England side are creating their “own” team, a fresh, new team.
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LEWIS MOODY PREVIEWS THE OPENING WEEKEND OF THE LV= CUP | 06.11.13

  • Former Bath Rugby flanker Lewis Moody has added his voice to the growing claims that the glory days are on their way back to the Rec - urging his old club to end their wait for silverware by lifting the LV= Cup this season.
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MOODY THINKS SHARKS WILL BE OUT FOR REVENGE AGAINST BATH | 06.11.13

  • Former England skipper Lewis Moody reckon Sale will use their LV= Cup final defeat last year against Bath as a springboard for victory on Friday.
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LEWIS MOODY'S LV= CUP ONES TO WATCH | 06.11.13

  • Back in 2001 myself and my old Leicester Tigers team mate Benny Kay made our debuts for England… and two years later we both had Rugby World Cup winners' medals around our necks after an unforgettable victory in Sydney.
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LEWIS MOODY: STUART LANCASTER IS DOING IT HIS WAY PUTTING POST-2003 ERRORS IN THE PAST | 01.11.13

  • I have a photograph hanging on the wall of my office, taken 10 years ago from high in the stands in the Telstra Stadium in Sydney. It is not a great picture but it is a special one. It was given to me by a good mate as a Christmas present after England won the World Cup – he and his wife got a couple of late tickets and took the photo as we celebrated on the pitch far below.
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LEWIS MOODY SAYS ENGLAND'S AUTUMN TESTS ARE 'HUGELY IMPORTANT STEPPING STONE' FOR WORLD CUP 2015 | 31.10.13

  • Lewis Moody has labelled England’s autumn Test series a “hugely important stepping stone” to the 2015 World Cup. Australia get the ball rolling at Twickenham a week today, followed by Argentina and world champions New Zealand on the following two Saturdays.
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LEWIS MOODY: 6 NATIONS DISAPPOINTMENT SHOULD CREATE HUNGER IN ENGLAND | 31.10.13

  • The last time a full England side took to a rugby pitch, a massacre took place. England were blown away by 30 points to three by great rivals Wales, losing in an instant not only a Grand Slam and a Six Nations title, but also their pride. ‘Bouncebackability’ has become a bit of a cliché, but how sportsmen recover from such soul-destroying losses can define their careers.
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LEWIS MOODY SAYS ENGLAND MUST LAY DOWN WORLD CUP MARK IN AUTUMN TESTS | 30.10.2013

  • Lewis Moody believes England can begin to show their 2015 World Cup credentials by beating of two of the southern-hemisphere big guns this autumn. Stuart Lancaster’s side host Australia on Saturday before taking on Argentina and then world champions New Zealand.
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LEWIS MOODY BACKS CHRIS ROBSHAW AS ENGLAND CAPTAIN | 29.10.2013

  • The Chris Robshaw debate has not been ended by his selection as the man to lead out England against Australia this weekend. He is no openside, say some, just a jack of all trades and master of none. He is no leader, say others, just a brave foot soldier keen to be first to go over the top. The arguments rage on.
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AIN’T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH FOR LEWIS MOODY & THE SPRINGFIELDS ACADEMY | 17.10.2013

  • The SEN award-winning specialist school for children with complex social and learning difficulties, The Springfields Academy, based in Wiltshire, are preparing for their hardest challenge to date: The Highest Classroom on Earth. Celebrity mentors such as retired England Rugby Captain, Lewis Moody and Rachael Mackenzie, former world Thai boxing champion will take eleven children from around the United Kingdom who have complex learning difficulties and challenging behaviour, on the climb to Everest Base Camp at the foot of the Khumbu Icefall on Monday 7 October 2013.

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EXCLUSIVE CHAT WITH ENGLAND RUGBY STAR LEWIS MOODY | 01.10.2013

  • The day's news with a twist, and an exclusive chat with England rugby star Lewis Moody
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ENGLAND STAR LEWIS MOODY AT PRINCETHORPE COLLEGE | 23.09.2013

  • Former England rugby star Lewis Moody visited Princethorpe College to pass on tricks of the trade to fledging players in the top squads. Moody, whose illustrious career includes 71 England Caps, took 35 players from Year 11- UVI onto the pitch to put them through their paces. Moody gave the boys a strenuous physical work out. Upper Sixth First Team player Paul Siddaway commented: “It was a hard session but well worth it. He gave some great advice about defence and blocking techniques that we can put into our game plan straightaway.”
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LEWIS MOODY: WE USED TO TREAT CONCUSSION AS A JOKE..NOW I WORRY ABOUT DEMENTIA | 23.09.2013

  • When Lewis Moody called time on his 16-year career at the sharp end of English rugby, the tributes poured in. People spoke of the 33-year-old, World Cup-winning flanker’s bravery, loyalty and willingness to put his body on the line for his team.


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BATH RUGBY: 'STILL THE GAME THEY LOOK FOR' | 17.09.2013

  • WITH a medal collection that places him high on the list of rugby’s greatest achievers, Lewis Moody has few causes for regret about a career he drew to a close in March of last year.
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LEWIS MOODY: BATH ARE CLOSING THE GAP ON RIVALS LEICESTER | 12.09.2013

  • Ex-England captain Lewis Moody believes the gulf between former clubs Bath Rugby and Leicester Tigers is diminishing as the two sides prepare to battle it out for the first time this season on Saturday.


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MOODY TIPS KVESIC TO CHALLENGE FOR ROBSHAW'S ENGLAND PLACE THIS SEASON | 06.09.2013

  • Lewis Moody is tipping Gloucester new boy Matt Kvesic to challenge Chris Robshaw for his place in the England team this season.
    The 21-year-old, who made his international debut on the summer tour to Argentina, has left Worcester for a move to Kingsholm.
    And former flanker Moody is expecting big things from the youngster.
    He told Colin Murray: “Gloucester have made a good signing in Kvesic. 

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FIERCE FUN AT MADDOG COACHING CAMP, ST VINCENT | 05.08.2013

  • One could hardly argue with the determination of this Mini MadDog to take down the Master, and with a few more years growth and development he may well succeed. For Lewis Moody who is currently conducting coaching sessions at Buccament Bay Resort, St Vincent, the eagerness of the junior participants is always a joy and watching their confidence grow is fantastic.

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LEWIS PASSES ON HIS SKILLS AT MADDOG COACHING CAMP, ST VINCENT | 05.08.2013

  • Games for developing ball handling skills were among the activities during an Over 16s coaching session at this year's MadDog Coaching Camp, Buccament Bay Resort, St Vincent  

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MOODY VIEWS: WHATEVER ALUN WYN JONES SAID IN THE DRESSING ROOM COULD NOT HAVE WORKED OUT BETTER | 08.07.2013

  • When the final whistle went in Sydney one of the first things I did was to text my old mate Graham Rowntree. That was a magical night for him, the night when it all came right and his pack set the tone for one of the great Lions performances. It was even more of a triumph for the man above him. What a night for Warren Gatland, what absolute vindication for his every decision.

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MAKING ALUN WYN JONES CAPTAIN IS GENUIS | 05.07.2013

  • As a Lions fan it would have been much better on the nerves if that last Leigh Halfpenny kick had crept over a week ago, but as a neutral you would not have wanted any other finale to this nail-biting series than the one that awaits on Saturday.
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LEWIS MOODY: TINKERING WITH WINNING LIONS TEAM IS BRAVE | 28.06.2013

  • The easy choice for a coach is to stick with a winning side – why alter a set-up that achieved the right result last time out?
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LEWIS MOODY: THE LIONS COULD RUE THE LACK OF A NO 7 ON THE BENCH | 21.6.2013

  • Lewis Moody says the Lions have got the back row balance right but has concerns about the bench.

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LEWIS MOODY CELEBRATES 35TH BIRTHDAY WITH GAME OF HIDE AND SEEK | 12.6.2013

  • When it’s your 35th birthday, a game of hide and seek isn’t the obvious way to celebrate.

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MOODY VIEWS: 1ST LIONS TEST PREVIEW | 21.6.13

  • Brisbane is buzzing. Everywhere you look there are Lions fans and you cannot fail to sense the excitement building towards Saturday night (or the morning for you guys in the UK). It is obviously there among the thousands of supporters who have flown out but you can feel it around the team too.

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LEWIS COMPLETES 982 MILE BIKE RIDE FROM JOHN O'GROATS TO LAND’S END | 16.6.2013

  • After 9 gruelling days covering 982 miles of some of Britain's most stunning scenery, Lewis Moody completes the 2013 Deloitte Bike Ride Across Britain for his chosen charity, the Bath Rugby Foundation

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MOODY VIEWS: MY LIONS XV TO TACKLE THE WALLABIES | 15.6.2013

  • Moody Views: The Waratahs duel is all but the last chance to earn that coveted spot in the first Test team. Fitness permitting, this is the Lions team I would send out in Brisbane next week
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LEWIS MOODY: I KNOW HOW HARD IT IS TO KEEP YOUR HEAD BUT THERE'S NO PLACE FOR BITING | 07.06.2013

  • Moody Views: An opponent dug a finger into my eye... In minutes I was off to the sin bin in a rage
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LEWIS EMBARKS ON 982 MILE BIKE RIDE IN SUPPORT OF BATH RUGBY FOUNDATION | 07.6.2013

  • Lewis Moody is embarking on a 982 mile bike ride from John O'Groats to Lands End in support of the Bath Rugby Foundation.
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LEWIS MOODY BACKS IDEA OF ENGLISH FIXTURE IN BERMUDA | 04.06.2013

  • Lewis Moody has backed the idea of playing a domestic English rugby fixture in Bermuda after the huge success of Saracens’ tour.

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LEWIS MOODY: OWEN FARRELL HAS TO SHAKE OFF FATIGUE AND SHOW HIS SPARK'S STILL THERE FOR THE LIONS | 31.05.2013

  • Moody Views: Have the last few weeks with the Lions reinvigorated him?

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AUSTRALIA WILL BE BEATEN 2-1, PREDICTS LEWIS MOODY | 29.05.2013

  • In the first of a special three-part series former British and Irish Lions flanker Lewis Moody puts his neck on the line and says that Warren Gatland's side will shade the Australians, and he tips an unknown star to shine Down Under.

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LEWIS MOODY PAYS TRIBUTE TO GEORDAN MURPHY | 24.5.2013

  • Leicester director of rugby Richard Cockerill told Rugby Club that he believes Geordan Murphy can further his legendary status at the club in a coaching capacity.

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LEWIS MOODY IS A VIP GUEST AT BURNHAM CLUB DINNER | 20.05.2013

  • Former England Rugby captain Lewis Moody was the special guest at Burnham-On-Sea Rugby Club's annual dinner and awards presentation night on Friday (May 17th).

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GEORDAN MURPHY TO PLAY HIS LAST GAME CAPTAINING THE BERMUDA XV | 17.05.2013

  • Irish rugby legend Geordan Murphy said his appearance for a Bermuda Select XV could be his final game.

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LEWIS MOODY KEEN TO HELP BERMUDA RUGBY | 10.05.2013

  • Former England captain Lewis Moody insists he will resist the temptation to pull the boots on again when he manages a Bermuda Select XV against Saracens on May 31 at the National Sports Centre.
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MASSIVE CONGRATS TO MY FORMER TEAM MATES AT LEICESTER TIGERS | 30.04.2013

  • Congratulations to my former Leicester Tigers team mates; Dan Cole, Tom Croft, Geoff Parling, Manu Tuilagi, Ben Youngs and Tom Youngs.
    Proud of you all and excited for the journey you are about to go on.
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LEWIS AND OTHERS RETURN FOR LEGENDS CLASH | 26.04.2013

  • A crowd of 16,500 spectators joined Leicester Tigers legends and stars of international rugby for a charity game at Welford Road on Sunday afternoon.
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MOODY WARNS BATH RUGBY TO BEWARE WOUNDED HARLEQUINS IN LV= CUP | 07.03.2013

  • World Cup winner Lewis Moody has warned former club Bath Rugby to beware the wounded beast that is Harlequins as they prepare to travel to the Twickenham Stoop for an LV= Cup semi-final against the defending Aviva Premiership champions.
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LEWIS MOODY: ME AND IBD, CROHN'S AND COLITIS UK INTERVIEW

  • On March 12th Lewis Moody spoke to Crohn's and Colitis UK about his condition, how he has dealt with it and the advice he would give to others in a similar situation.
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LEWIS MOODY JOINS THE SPRINGFIELD ACADEMY IN THE HIGHEST CLASSROOM ON EARTH SNOWDONIA CHALLENGE | 13.03.2013

  • Lewis Moody, along with other celebrities, joined the children with complex learning difficulties of The Springfield Academy to hike across some of the highest mountains in Snowdonia, Wales.
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MOODY: LV= CUP RUN HAS SAVED SALE SHARKS' SEASON | 12.03.2013

  • World Cup winner Lewis Moody believes reaching the LV= Cup final has provided Sale Sharks with just the boost they need to ensure they retain their Aviva Premiership status this term.

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LEWIS MOODY: ENGLAND MUST PUT ASIDE THOUGHTS OF WELSH RAID AND FOCUS ON SIX NATIONS ITALIAN JOB | 07.03.2013

  • Moody Views: Lawes was not suited to No 6. The long-term solution lies in Tom Croft.
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LEWIS MOODY IS IN AWE OF 'SPECIAL' TOM CROFT'S POWERS OF RECOVERY | 06.03.2013

  • Lewis Moody says the way Tom Croft has fought back from serious injury is a ­testament to his character as the flanker prepares to make his England return.
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LEWIS MOODY FEATURES ON O2 MATCHDAY: O2 GURU TV APP LAB | 22.02.2013

  • Gavin takes a look at the new O2 Matchday app and catches up with World Cup winner and former England captain Lewis Moody to get his thoughts on referees and technology in rugby.
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LEWIS MOODY AND TEAM TELECITY FORCED TO WITHDRAW FROM THE YUKON ARCTIC ULTRA | 07.02.2013

  • On Wednesday 6th February 2013 ‘Team Telecity’ were forced to retire from the Yukon Arctic Ultra Marathon due to medical recommendation after team member Lewis Moody obtained a frost bitten finger.
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LEWIS MOODY LAUNCHES SIX NATIONS GUIDE 2013 | 29.01.2013

  • Lewis Moody’s Six Nations Guide 2013 is packed full of great contents, including exclusive interviews with the like of Jamie Roberts and Brian O’Driscoll. The guide is also available online at http://www.sixnationsguide.com 
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LEWIS MOODY'S GUIDE TO THE LV= CUP FOURTH ROUND | 29.01.2013

  • Rugby World Cup winner Lewis Moody is convinced that there will be a couple of surprising names in the hat for the LV= Cup semi-finals after this weekend's final round of Pool matches.
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LEGEND MOODY TAKES ON HIS TOUGHEST CHALLENGE | 22.01.2013

  • Leicester Tigers legend Lewis Moody faces his greatest challenge next month when he takes on the Yukon Arctic Ultra.
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LEWIS MOODY PREVIEWS THE THIRD ROUND OF THE LV= CUP | 22.01.2013

  • Lewis Moody previews the third round of the LV= Cup, which includes games between Bath and Exeter, Harlequins and London Welsh and Northampton and Gloucester
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MY LIFE IN RUGBY: LEWIS MOODY - FORMER LEICESTER, BATH, ENGLAND AND LIONS FLANKER | 10.01.2013

  • Lewis Moody talks about his life in rugby, from International duties to his clubs, as well as his current plans

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LEWIS DONATES FOR AUSTIN REED SUIT SWAP | 28.09.2012

  • Lewis has kindly donated a charcoal suit to be auctioned in the Austin Reed Suit Swap with all proceeds going to Mind Charity. Bidding starts from 2:00pm to 9:00pm today.

    Click the link to start bidding: http://suitswap.austinreed.co.uk/
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LEWIS VISITS THE CHURCHILL WAR ROOMS MUSEUM | 13.11.2012

  • Most international rugby players prepare for battle by listening to thumping music or making guttural war cries in the changing room, but former England rugby captain Lewis Moody maintained a more erudite approach.
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LEWIS MOODY VISITS CIRCENCESTER RFC UNDER 12'S | 11.11.12

  • Cirencester RFC Under 12's were treated to the training session from Lewis Moody as a part of a special prize that was won by player Guy Floyd's dad at last season's Gloucester Rugby Land Rover Premiership Rugby Cup.

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GREATEST CHALLENGE IN THE YUKON ARCTIC ULTRA | 07.11.2012

  • Former England Captain and HOPEHIV Patron Lewis Moody MBE will be battling the elements as he prepares to take on the Yukon Arctic Ultra in February 2013.
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ROBSHAW’S DONE WELL, BUT CROFT MUST PLAY | 29.08.2012

  • Sir Ian McGeechan insists a specialist openside is the key to a great team, but former England skipper Lewis Moody says Chris Robshaw's performances are proof there's more than one way to build...
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LEWIS MOODY REFLECTS ON HIS ENGLAND CAREER | 24.10.12

  • Former England Rugby captain, Leicester and Bath player Lewis Moody reflects on his rugby career when he talks to Total Rugby.

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LEWIS SHARES SPECIAL COLITIS DIET | 10.08.2012

  • Since a recent interview I have done with BBC HARDtalk, I have had a hugely positive response specifically regarding my battle with Colitis. With a number of people offering or seeking advice about both Crohn’s and Colitis, I wanted to post a message to everyone who took the time to get in touch; your stories have been inspirational.
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