Aviva Premiership

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A decisive weekend for England hopefuls

By Jack Yates YESTERDAY it was announced that 15 members of England’s Elite Player Squad would be made available for club action this weekend. Amongst the list are players in…

Nick Kennedy up for the challenge

Kennedy will captain the Exiles against Newcastle

London Irish has named Nick Kennedy as captain of the side to play Newcastle Falcons in Round 15 of the Aviva Premiership this Saturday at Kingston Park, kick-off 3.00pm. Max…

Saracens v Quins

Saracens v Harlequins – a tasty preview

SARACENS HOST Harlequins on Saturday 31 March at Wembley – and musical entertainment at the iconic stadium will be provided by McFly. It’s the second time the two sides have…

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The future’s bright at Wasps

By Jack Yates BETWEEN 2002 and 2009 London Wasps accumulated eight major trophies, including two Heineken Cups and four Premiership titles, and boasted legendary names such as Lawrence Dallaglio, Simon…

Behind the scenes at London Irish

Behind the scenes at London Irish

IN THIS new series, former England lock Martin Bayfield travels around Aviva Premiership clubs to get an insight into goings-on behind the scenes. This week London Irish are in the…

Osprey wing headed for London

Ospreys fullback Prydie confirms Wasps loan

Ospreys have loaned Tom Prydie to London Wasps until the end of the season. Prydie became Wales’ youngest international, aged 18 years and 25 days against Italy in 2010. 19…

The talented duo Sisi (L) and Yarde came through the ade-grade system

Yarde and Sisi extend Exile contracts

Marland Yarde and David Sisi have committed their foreseeable futures to London Irish, signing new contracts. Marland has signed a two year deal whilst David has signed a one year…

Skivington headed to London Irish

Skivington headed to London Irish

London Irish is delighted to announce that George Skivington has signed a three year deal to join the club from next season. Standing 6’6” and weighing over 18 stones, the…

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Journey through rugby – Matt Banahan

Moved from the back row to the wing by Brian Ashton, Matt Banahan has taken an unusual journey to Test rugby. Here he tells his story… My first sport was…

Clark Dermody will captain the side against Sale

Exiles name side to take on Sharks

Clarke Dermody will start at loose head prop against Sale Sharks in the Aviva Premiership at the Madejski Stadium on Sunday as he celebrates 100 appearances for London Irish (kick-off…