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Saracens

(sâr`əsənz), term commonly used by medieval Europeans to designate the Arabs and, by extension, the Muslims in general, whether they were Arabs, Moors, or Seljuk Turks.
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They were of Saracen origin, and consequently of Arabian descent; and their fine slender limbs, small fetlocks, thin manes, and easy springy motion, formed a marked contrast with the large-jointed heavy horsastic vows.
``the Saracen head of your right reverend companion has frightened out of mine the way home I am not sure I shall get there to-night myself.''
Ford kicked the conversion before Hodgson pulled three points back for Saracens with a 36th-minute penalty.
SARACENS v HARLEQUINS Sky Sports 1, 3pm BATH v NORTHAMPTON ESPN, 5.30pm SARACENS are the team who ended Harlequins' run of ten successive league victories at the start of the season and they can make it a double whammy by knocking Quins off the top of the table with victory at Wembley today, writes Graham Woods.
RICHARD HIBBARD claimed the Ospreys can still reach the quarter-finals of the Heineken Cup despite losing their proud unbeaten home record to Saracens.
LEAGUE pacesetters London Irish slipped to a first defeat in 11 league and cup matches as Saracens reignited their season.
England: E Daly (Saracens), J Cokanasiga (Bath), M Tuilagi (Leicester), O Farrell (Saracens), J May, G Ford, B Youngs (all Leicester), J Marler (Harlequins), J George (Saracens), K Sinckler (Harlequins), M Itoje, G Kruis (both Saracens), T Curry (Sale), S Underhill (Bath), B Vunipola (Saracens).
? England training squad: Forwards: D Cole (Leicester Tigers), L Cowan-Dickie (Exeter Chiefs), T Curry (Sale Sharks), C Ewels (Bath Rugby), E Genge (Leicester Tigers), J George (Saracens), M Itoje (Saracens), G Kruis (Saracens), J Launchbury (Wasps), C Lawes (Northampton Saints), L Ludlam (Northampton Saints), J Marler (Harlequins), B Shields (Wasps), K Sinckler (Harlequins), J Singleton (Saracens), S Underhill (Bath Rugby), B Vunipola (Saracens), M Vunipola (Saracens), H Williams (Exeter Chiefs), M Wilson (Newcastle Falcons/ Sale Sharks).
EXETER.........................34 SARACENS....................37 SARACENS completed a memorable European and domestic double after retaining the Premiership title by beating Exeter 37-34 at Twickenham.
EXETER CHIEFS 34 SARACENS 37 SARACENS completed a memorable European and domestic double after retaining the Premiership title by beating Exeter 37-34 at Twickenham.
EXETER 34 SARACENS 37 Saracens completed a memorable European and domestic double after retaining the Premiership title by beating Exeter at Twickenham yesterday.