Magners League Previews for this weekend

Round Four of the Magners League kicks-off on in Italy on Friday night, when Benetton Treviso welcome Cardiff Blues to Stadio Monigo. With a two from two success rate Treviso are…

Aviva Premiership Previews for this weekend

Saturday 25th September Bath Rugby v Sale Sharks (Recreation Ground, 2.15pm). Gloucester Rugby v London Wasps (Kingsholm, 2.30pm). Live on ESPN Harlequins v Exeter Chiefs (Twickenham Stoop, 3pm) Leicester Tigers v…

Chris Robshaw and Elvis Seveali’I cited

CHRIS ROBSHAW of Harlequins and Elvis Seveali’I of London Irish have been cited for dangerous tackling, contrary to Law 10(4)(e). Robshaw is charged with a dangerous tackle on Northampton Saints’…

Ignacio Fernandez-Lobbe signs for Bath

Bath Rugby is pleased to confirm that they have signed Ignacio Fernandez-Lobbe and John van der Giessen as injury cover in the second row. Lobbe will be with the Club…

Sale Sharks

Sale captain James Gaskell was thought to have broken his leg on Sunday, in the clash with Saracens. There had been worries that the 20-year-old Sandbach youngster, who became the…

Bath Rugby can confirm that Butch James has undergone surgery to stabilise his right shoulder, and is expected to be back in November. Head coach, Steve Meehan, said “It is…

The Leinster lock showed he has a head for heights during Ireland’s Autumn Tests. It was a glum day on the Emerald Isle when it was confirmed that Paul O’Connell…