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Three more commit to the Bedford Blues

3 months ago by Bedford Blues

Bedford Blues have announced that three more members of the current squad have signed new deals to keep them at Goldington Road next season.   Following on from the re-signings of Michael Le Bourgeois,...

Maro Itoje is not at his snarling best, he needs to take a rest

3 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

That was a fantastically gutsy effort from Saracens, but ultimately they were well-beaten by a high-class Leinster. Failure to produce a European Cup semi-finalist sums up a poor season for England. ...

Scott Williams try puts Scarlets into semi-finals with win over La Rochelle

3 months ago by The Guardian

• Scarlets 29-17 La Rochelle• Record crowd sees Scarlets go into last four of European CupThe Scarlets became the first Welsh region to reach the last four of the European Cup for nine years as they...

Rugby union: talking points from the weekend’s Premiership action

3 months ago by The Guardian

Bath are facing catastrophe, Ellis Genge offers grounds for English optimism and Josh McNally makes a poignant returnAnother home defeat in the Premiership for Bath, whose season is now in grave danger...

Premiership Highlights: Bath Rugby v Exeter Chiefs

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter grinded out a trademark 20-18 win at the Rec Arena - Deservedly so. Joe Simmonds got the visitors into the lead with a penalty kick and a Jonny Hill try inside 20 minutes gave Exeter a 10-0 and...

Aviva Premiership - Team of the Week

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ben Obano – Bath Bath fronted up well against the league-leaders, Exeter, and were unlucky to only come away with the losing bonus point. Their tight 5 in particular really increased the intensity...

Exeter Chiefs move 11 points clear at top of Premiership by beating Bath

3 months ago by The Guardian

• Joe and Sam Simmonds star for league leaders• Bath had looked likely to boost play-off chancesThe champions Exeter moved 11 points clear at the top of the Premiership after Joe Simmonds’ late penalty...

Tuesday Evening Round Up

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht sign Kyle Godwin from the Brumbies Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced the signing of centre Kyle Godwin from Super Rugby side the Brumbies.   The Zimbabwean born 25 year old...

Bath to sign Will Chudley from Exeter Chiefs

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath Rugby have confirmed the signing of Exeter Chiefs’ Will Chudley, who will join the Club ahead of the 2018/19 season.   On the signing, Director of Rugby, Todd Blackadder, said: “Will...

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: How Eddie Jones can get England back on track

3 months ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: I'm totally behind Eddie Jones, as all England fans should be, but it's time to acknowledge that his team are encountering more than a few bumps in the road. ,