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Sharks team to face Leicester

SALE SHARKS have named their team for tomorrow evening’s Aviva Premiership Rugby game against Leicester Tigers, at Edgeley Park (KO 7-45pm). Head Coach Pete Anglesea said, “ We know that we…

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Martin Castrogiovanni commits his future to Leicester

Martin Castrogiovanni has committed his future to Leicester Tigers after agreeing a new contract with the defending English champions. The Italy international tighthead prop is approaching 100 appearances for the…

Race to the Heineken Cup Quarter Final

Race to the Heineken Cup Quarter Final

The race for the prestigious eight Heineken Cup quarter-final places is entering the final straight – but 11 of the 24 teams in the 2010 / 2011 tournament will still…

Leicester try-scorer Marcos Ayerza on the attack against Northampton

Leicester 27 Northampton 16 – The Verdict

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor Leicester remain top of the Aviva Premiership after this hard-fought win over Midlands rivals Northampton at Welford Road. A few flashes of brilliance…

Leicester v Wasps – The Verdict

Leicester v Wasps – The Verdict

By Paul Morgan, Editor of Rugby World Magazine Leicester 34 Wasps 8 Wasps have problems, big problems up front as for the second time in a week they have been…

Guinness Premiership Previews

Guinness Premiership Previews

By Rugby World reader, Kate Bamber London Wasps vs Newcastle Falcons Newcastle have never won in eight previous visits to Adams Park, whilst the Falcons only previous win on Wasps…

Who will win the Guinness Premiership?

Who will win the Guinness Premiership?

By Rugby World reader, writing from Australia It was only a few months ago that the English rugby public united to support the British and Irish Lions. But come September,…

Rugby union: Leicester v London Irish verdict

Rugby union: Leicester v London Irish verdict

From Paul Morgan, Editor of Rugby World Magazine Leicester turned in a streetwise performance at Twickenham to beat London 10-9 and become the champions of England. It was finally sealed…

Rugby union: Leicester v Cardiff verdict

Rugby union: Leicester v Cardiff verdict

Sport is cruel that’s for sure and perhaps we saw it as its most cruel at the Millennium Stadium in the Heineken semi-final. Leicester and Cardiff were locked at 26-26…