England name squad for World Rugby U20 Championship

3 months ago by England Rugby

England have named their 28-man squad for the World Rugby U20 Championship taking place in Georgia (31 May – 18 June).   All but two players featured in England’s recent Six Nations...

Aviva Premiership 2016/17: Round 20 Predictions

4 months ago by The Rugby Blog

Sorry I missed these last week, but here are my predictions for Round 20 of the Aviva Premiership this weekend. Harlequins v Exeter Chiefs: Harlequins by 2 Worcester Warriors v Bath: Worcester Warriors...

Exeter thrive on defying the odds says Steenson

4 months ago by The Rugby Paper

Exeter fly-half Gareth Steenson reckons Rob Baxter’s ability to outwit big-spending Premiership rivals in the transfer market is underpinning their title charge. While West Country rivals Gloucester,...

Tuesday Afternoon Round Up

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jono Ross signs three-year deal with Sale Sharks Jono helped Stade to the Pro14 title in 2015 and has been their Captain on many occasions this season. He made his Blue Bulls debut in South Africa in...

Aviva Premiership: Top Weekend Performers

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Top Performers from the weekend action Aviva Premiership Sam James (Sale Sharks) – James scored two tries in a comeback-win against Worcester Warriors to end a three-game winless run in the...

Weekly Round Up

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New coach to be appointed at London Scottish   London Scottish have confirmed that they will appoint a new Head Coach to take over from Peter Richards at the end of the season.   "After a...

Gloucester are 'on fire' heading into game at Newcastle

4 months ago by Gloucestershire Echo

Newcastle director of rugby Dean Richards is wary of a Gloucester side "who are on fire at the moment."The Cherry and Whites head to Kingston Park on Friday night after back-to-back wins over...

Lock pair to leave Gloucester for West Country rivals

4 months ago by Gloucestershire Echo

Joe Latta and Joe Batley will be leaving Gloucester to join Bristol for the 2017-18 season.Promising youngster Batley is a member of the Gloucester academy and his expected move to Bristol has now been...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johan Ackermann named as Gloucester Rugby Head Coach   Gloucester Rugby have today confirmed the appointment of Johan Ackermann as the club's new Head Coach ahead of the 2017-18 season.   The...

Joe Latta and Joe Batley: Bristol sign Gloucester pair for 2017-18

4 months ago by BBC Rugby News

Bristol add Gloucester second row pair Joe Latta and Joe Batley ahead of the 2017-18 season on undisclosed-length deals.