Ed Slater rugby player
Ed Slater rugby player

Ed Slater

1st Aug 1988 1.98m/116kg No 4 Lock

Leicester & Gloucester gear up to honour the Slater Cup

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

There will be a buzz around Welford Road with weekend as the first instalment of the Slater Cup is set to play out.   Leicester will be coming off a loss against Clermont in the Champions Cup (23-16)...

Leicester tigers Team News

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Richard Wigglesworth has named the Leicester Tigers matchday squad to play Gloucester Rugby at Welford Road in Round 13 of the 2022/23 Gallagher Premiership.   The Interim Leicester Tigers...

The Slater Cup: the Leicester/Gloucester rivalry takes on a whole new element

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby and Leicester Tigers will compete for the Slater Cup from the 2022/23 league season onwards.   The Slater Cup, named after Gloucester and Leicester lock Ed Slater, will be contested...

Ed Slater diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby has announced that Ed Slater has been diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND).   Following six months of testing, Ed’s diagnosis was confirmed last week and as a result,...

The Star-Studded Saracens Team That Won Their First Premiership Title 10 Years Ago Today

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens were crowned English champions for the first time ten years ago today.   Steve Borthwick led Saracens to their first-ever Premiership title beating Leicester Tigers, the team Borthwick...

Team News Northampton v Gloucester: Lions Biggar and Rees-Zammit start

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints’ Director of Rugby Chris Boyd has made just three changes to his starting XV to face Gloucester Rugby at Franklin’s Gardens on Saturday.   Saints enter this weekend’s...

Gloucester change one to face La Rochelle

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

George Skivington has named Gloucester Rugby’s team to host La Rochelle at Kingsholm on Friday in the European Champions Cup.   There is just one change in the starting 15 from the side that...

Internationals to turn out for Bath and Gloucester

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester head coach George Skivington has named a number of internationals in his matchday 23 for Friday night’s West Country derby against Bath in Round 10 of the Gallagher Premiership.   Louis...

Slater and Du Preez suspended after two nasty looking acts of dangerous play

2 years ago by Rugby Dump

Both Gloucester and Sale Sharks forwards Ed Slater and Dan du Preez have been suspended after online disciplinary hearings that arose from citings for dangerous play this past weekend.

Gloucester's Slater receives four-week ban

2 years ago by Sky Sports Rugby

Gloucester lock Ed Slater has been banned for four weeks after a disciplinary hearing upheld a citing for dangerous play in a ruck or maul in Saturday's home defeat by Sale.