Aviva Premiership round-up – a blog

By Alex Shaw Sale Sharks vs. Gloucester Sale went into this game hoping that home advantage might be able to help them overcome the odds and beat playoff hopefuls Gloucester.…

All Black lock Ross Filipo signs for Wasps

London Wasps are delighted to announce the signing of former All Black lock Ross Filipo from Bayonne on a two-year contract. Filipo joins Wasps with a wealth of top level…

Sale sign Sam Tuitupou

SALE supremo Steve Diamond has made another key addition to his armoury for next season by securing the capture of All Blacks star Sam Tuitupou. The Sharks executive director of…

Corner stop: Lee Dickson touches down for Northampton

NORTHAMPTON ARE excited about playing their Heineken Cup semi-final at stadium:mk. The Saints beat Ulster 23-13 in front of more than 21,000 fans at the home of MK Dons to…

Leinster are in pieces despite win

Leinster head coach Joe Schmidt admitted his side were “in pieces” after their defeat of Leicester in the Saturday’s Heineken Cup quarter-final. The game proved to be a fiercely physical…

Leinster v Leicester

Leicester were defeated 17-10 by Leinster in Saturday’s Heineken Cup quarter-final at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, in a match which saw many of England’s internationals return to the scene…