Aviva Premiership

MBNA announced as Sale Sharks Principal Partner

MBNA announced as Sale Sharks Principal Partner

Premiership Rugby’s Sale Sharks today announced that credit card lender MBNA will become the club’s Principal Partner for the next three seasons. MBNA will continue its sponsorship of the Main…

All Aviva Premiership Fixtures 2011-12 are here

All Aviva Premiership Fixtures 2011-12 are here

The Aviva Premiership Rugby fixtures for the 2011/12 season have been announced. Reigning Aviva Premiership Rugby champions Saracens kick off their season by playing London Wasps in the London Double Header…

Falcons secure raw talent

Falcons secure raw talent

Less than 24 hours after snapping up England under-18 forward Joe Robinson, hooker, George McGuigan is the latest young starlet to sign professional forms with Newcastle Falcons. McGuigan, 18, who…

Tait bolsters backroom staff

Tait bolsters backroom staff

Newcastle Falcons chief Alan Tait has bolstered his backroom staff with the addition of talented skills coach, Calum MacRae. MacRae, 31, from Edinburgh joins the Falcons on the back of…

Seven Saracens sign for Bedford Blues

Seven Saracens sign for Bedford Blues

Saracens have agreed to dual register seven players with Bedford Blues, ahead of their new season in the Championship. Duncan Taylor, Will Fraser, Jackson Wray, Harry Allen, Sam Stanley, Ben…

tom hayes exeter

Hayes primed and ready

Exeter captain Tom Hayes says there is a real buzz of excitement around Sandy Park as the Chiefs ready themselves for the start of pre-season. Head coach Rob Baxter will…

Not just a talent on the pitch

Hoani cooks up a storm

Life on the rugby pitch may be the key ingredient for all of Rob Baxter’s squad as they prepare for the new 2011/12 season, but off it Exeter Chiefs prop…

Phil Larder to coach at Worcester

Phil Larder to coach at Worcester

Worcester Warriors are delighted to confirm that former England and British & Irish Lions coach Phil Larder OBE will rejoin the backroom staff at Sixways next season. Larder, who was…