Aviva Premiership

Nick Easter escapes ban and can play in Amlin Final

Nick Easter escapes ban and can play in Amlin Final

An ERC statement confirmed: “Nick Easter, the Harlequins player (No 8), received a red card during the Amlin Challenge Cup semi-final against Munster at Thomond Park, Limerick, on Saturday, 30…

Hot-head Delon Armitage

Delon Armitage banned for three weeks

DELON ARMITAGE of London Irish was this evening banned for three weeks for striking Northampton Saints’ Stephen Myler with his hand during the Aviva Premiership match at the Madejski Stadium…

Jack Forster suffers setback

Jack Forster suffers setback

Sale Sharks Front Row Forward Jack Forster has suffered a relapse in his attempt to recover from his chronic neck injury. Executive Director of Sport Steve Diamond said, “This setback…

Bath team v Newcastle – Lewis Moody starts

Bath team v Newcastle – Lewis Moody starts

Bath Rugby name an unchanged starting line-up to the one that soundly beat London Wasps last weekend, as they fly to Kingston Park to face Newcastle Falcons, kick-off 3.00pm. The…

Delon Armitage in trouble again

Delon Armitage in trouble again

London Irish and England full-back Delon Armitage is in trouble again after being cited for punching Stephen Myler in last weekend’s clash between Irish and Northampton at the Madejski Stadium.…

Luther Burrell (c) is tackled by Courtney Lawes of Northampton Saints

Luther Burrell signs for Sale Sharks

Crossing the Pennines to join the Sale Sharks Revolution next season will be centre Luther Burrell. Aged 23, Luther was born in Huddersfield, for whom he played as his first…

Exeter Chiefs deducted two Aviva Premiership points

Exeter Chiefs deducted two Aviva Premiership points

Exeter Chiefs appeared before a Rugby Football Union-Premiership Rugby Disciplinary panel of Judge Jeff Blackett, Peter Budge and Mark McCafferty, Chief Executive of Premiership Rugby charged with a breach of…

danny grewcock bath

Grewcock to hang up his boots

Bath Rugby can confirm that Danny Grewcock will be retiring at the end of this season. The Bath, England and British and Irish Lions legend will call time on a…

Aviva Premiership Rugby Awards nominations

Aviva Premiership Rugby Awards nominations

The current top four in the Aviva Premiership Rugby table are well represented as the nominees for the Aviva Premiership Rugby Awards are announced. Thomas Waldrom of leaders Leicester Tigers…