The Championship

The only scorer: Ruari Cushion

Championship blog: Round 12 wrap

JUST FOUR points separate the top four clubs, while a relegation dogfight finally gets under way at the other end of the table, following the final matches in week 12…

Consolation: Mugford kicked one penalty

Championship blog: round 11 wrap

It was a far from happy Hogmanay for the London Scottish faithful who travelled to Goldington Road to watch the Exiles squander the chance to consolidate a top four place…

Lucky Leinster: Darren Hudson wriggles past Kristina Baller

Championship blog: B & I Cup round-up

By Richard Grainger With just two matches to go in the pool stages of the British & Irish Cup only two groups look to be decided, while for nine clubs…

Cross-kick recipient: Josh Griffen scored

Championship blog: Round 9 wrap

On the day that will be long remembered in the Emerald Isle as the day Ireland so nearly beat the All Blacks, Bristol were left to reflect upon how so…

Unimpressed: Sean Holley

Championship blog: Week 8 Round-up

London Welsh move six points clear of second-placed Bristol in the GK IPA Championship following their bonus point win against the division’s whipping boys, Ealing.

Plymouth Albion v Jersey RFC - Greene King IPA Championship

Championship blog: Round 7 round-up

It was seventh heaven for London Welsh at the Kassam Stadium on Sunday as Bristol’s bubble burst to leave the Exiles seven from seven and six points clear at the…

Bad day at the office: Gordon Ross

Championship blog: Round 6 round-up

All three of the division's frontrunners were made to work desperately hard to maintain their status with only Rotherham able deny their opponents a losing bonus point, albeit with the…

A season of lows so far: Moseley

The Championship Blog: Week 5

If Bristol Director of Rugby Andy Robinson was disappointed about his side’s second-half performance against Nottingham on Sunday, he will be even more frustrated by a careless breach of regulations…

Last minute man: Darragh Leader

British & Irish Cup round-up

Bristol bonus point may disappear into black hole: A bizarre incident in the 69th minute of the British & Irish Cup Pool 5 match between Aberavon and Bristol on Saturday…