Aviva Premiership

Northampton pick strong team for Leeds clash – rugby

Northampton pick strong team for Leeds clash – rugby

The Northampton Saints team goes into tomorrow’s Aviva Premiership Rugby Round 22 clash against Leeds Carnegie determined to avoid a Heineken hangover, according to director of rugby Jim Mallinder. The…

simon shaw wasps

Wasps aim to end season on a high

London Wasps travel to Sandy Park for their final match of the season tomorrow as they look to bounce back from a disappointing effort against Bath in their last outing.…

Tom Johnson (centre)

Let’s finish on a high – Johnson

Exeter flanker Tom Johnson wants to cap off a fine season for not only himself, but also the Chiefs as they wrap up their inaugural Aviva Premiership campaign at home…

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.…