Aviva Premiership

Three top talents: Anthony Watson, Jonathan Joseph and George Ford for England

Matt Banahan on Bath’s exciting young stars

Bath take on Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership this Friday, hoping to continue stunning fans with running rugby. They no longer have a continental trophy to target after they…

Slade stars: Henry Slade slides over for a try for the Chiefs against Harlequins. (Photo Action Images)

Saints and Sinners: The weekend’s talking points

The Saints King Henry Everyone’s talking about George Ford and Danny Cipriani, but Henry Slade reminded the rugby world of his excellent credentials at fly-half when he scored 27 points…

Bath Rugby v Exeter Chiefs - Aviva Premiership

Analysis: All-action Jack Nowell lays down England marker

Releasing 12 members of his wider squad into Aviva Premiership action, Stuart Lancaster earmarked this weekend as one for fringe England players to impress their credentials for more prominent involvement…