Matt Banahan rugby player
Matt Banahan rugby player

Matt Banahan

30th Dec 1986 2.01m/110kg Left Wing

Match Preview: Bath vs Gloucester - Round 21

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the day slowly unfolds, a storm brews in the west country as Round 21 of the Premiership is set to explode onto screens with a first-up scrap of huge significance in the context of English rugby.   While...

Team News: Cokanasiga & Watson return for Bath, Los Puma lock starts for Gloucester

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby will make the short trip to Bath tomorrow to take on their West-Country rivals at the Recreation Ground. (5.30pm KO)   George Skivington has handed a full debut to Argentine international,...

Exeter sweat over star fullback Stuart Hogg after starring performance against Gloucester

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs' claimed a bonus-point victory over Gloucester on Wednesday as Rob Baxter's side continued their unbeaten run since the resumption of the Premiership.   However, their victory may...

Line Ups | Exeter Chiefs v Gloucester

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs   Not surprisingly, Baxter reverts back to virtually the same starting line-up that defeated Worcester Warriors 59-7 in their last home game. Of those who started at Northampton, only...

The Baabaas team that beat an England side featuring Andy Goode in 2009

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2009, Martin Corry and Josh Lewsey bade a victorious farewell to English rugby at Twickenham with the Barbarians as they held on for victory despite a late England comeback.   Martin Johnson's...

Watch: Matt Banahan channels his inner Danny Cipriani with a delightful chip

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks came away with the spoils in a thrilling 87 point encounter at the AJ Bell Stadium on the final day of the regular Premiership season.   There were a number of outstanding tries in the...

Defeat to Gloucester confirms Newcastle Falcons relegation

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have been relegated from the Premiership following a 28-19 defeat against Gloucester at Kingsholm.       The Falcons knew they could still stay up following...

Newcastle relegated as Sarries thrash Exeter

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having spent six successive years in the top flight, Newcastle Falcons were relegated from the Premiership on Saturday.     Newcastle Falcons suffered relegation from the Premiership on...

Watch: Taqele Naiyaravoro rampages through the Gloucester defence

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The Gloucester defence had no answer to the rampaging bulldozer that is Taqele Naiyaravoro in their clash with Northampton Saints on Sunday.   The former Wallaby left defenders in his wake...

Banahan sets up try of the weekend in Champions Cup

1 year ago by Rugby Dump

Former England and now Gloucester winger Matt Banahan played a key role in one of the tries of the weekend against Castres in the Champions Cup.