Alex Sanderson rugby player
Alex Sanderson rugby player

Alex Sanderson

7th Oct 1979 1.88m/102kg Coach

Rob du Preez commits to the Sale Sharks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks fly-half Rob du Preez has signed a new deal keeping him at the club until the end of the 2025/26 season. The versatile 30-year-old, who has made 134 appearances for the club and scored almost...

Sale Sharks confirm departing players

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks can confirm the departure of ten players following the conclusion of the 2023/24 Gallagher Premiership season.  The club has already confirmed the departures of Sam James, Manu Tuilagi,...

Curry and James return for Sale

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tom Curry and Luke James are named in a matchday squad for the first time this season while Manu Tuilagi misses out through injury (hamstring) as Alex Sanderson makes two changes to his starting XV for...

Premiership Rugby Awards round-up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2023/24 Gallagher Premiership Rugby season has been one to remember and its standout individuals were honoured last night at the Premiership Rugby Awards, presented by Gallagher. Here's a round-up...

Warr returns for Sale

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scrum-half Gus Warr returns to the side while Sam James replaces the injured Joe Carpenter at full-back as Alex Sanderson’s men chase a fourth successive bonus point win in their final home game...

Reed to hit century for Sale Sharks

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Arron Reed marks 100 Sharks appearances with a return to the starting XV, while Sam Dugdale replaces the injured Ernst van Rhyn (ankle) as Alex Sanderson makes two changes to his side from the Premiership...

Hyron Andrews makes his first Sale Sharks start

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hyron Andrews makes his first Sharks start, Arron Reed returns to the XV while Raffi Quirke, Asher Opoku-Fordjour, Ben Bamber and Sam Dugdale are rewarded for exciting cameos against Exeter with starting...

Team News | Bath Rugby v Sale Sharks

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sharks’ Six Nations stars return to club rugby this weekend as Alex Sanderson names Manu Tuilagi, George Ford, Luke Cowan-Dickie, Tom Roebuck and Arron Reed in his starting XV to face Bath at the...

Borthwicks uncapped recruits

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

CHANDLER CUNNINGHAM-SOUTH Position: Back Row Club: Harlequins Chandler Cunningham-South was born in Sidcup and at the age of four his family emigrated to New Zealand where he went on to train with the...

Alex Sanderson beefs up his forwards for the visit to Kingsholm to face Gloucester

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ernst van Rhyn, Dan du Preez, Si McIntyre and Cobus Wiese all return from injury as Alex Sanderson beefs up his pack for the visit to Kingsholm to face Gloucester on Sunday (KO 3pm, live on TNT Sports).  In...