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Bath Rugby chief Mike Ford in the mix for Guinness Director of...

5 years ago by Bath Chronicle

Mike Ford is in the running for the Guinness Director of Rugby of the Year award. The Bath head coach is on the shortlist with Northampton's Jim Mallinder, Rob Baxter at Exeter Chiefs and Wasps' Dai Young. "We...

Gloucester academy duo selection for England Under-20s Junior...

5 years ago by Gloucestershire Echo

Gloucester academy duo Lloyd Evans and Joe Batley have been selected for England Under-20s quest to win a third consecutive Junior World Championship title. Cheltenham-born Evans is one of three players...

Strettle dominant despite Saracens defeat

5 years ago by Premiership Rugby

Saracens may have slipped up against Exeter Chiefs at the weekend but it was not for a lack of effort from a handful of their seniors players - including David Strettle.

Tuesday Round-Up

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Salvi leaving Leicester: Australian flanker Julian Salvi is to leave Leicester after 4 years at the club. The 29 year old will not be renewing his deal with the club after contract talks came to nothing...

Martin Crowson's five things: Leicester Tigers hit all the right...

5 years ago by Leicester Mercury

Martin Crowson looks back at five key talking points from a thrilling weekend of rugby. 1 Yes. That was Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill looking like he was close to tears on the...

Best of the weekend: upsets aplenty set up tantalising final round across Europe

5 years ago by The Rugby Blog

Playoff race goes down to wire as Tigers and Chiefs win against the oddsWell, it’s a good job I’m not a betting man. Or, perhaps more honestly, this weekend showed why in the past I have been a...

Aviva Premiership Rugby round-up: 1 Round to Go

5 years ago by Premiership Rugby

Many an Exeter Chiefs nail may have been bitten at Allianz Park on Sunday, but Rob Baxter insists his nerves weren't overly frayed as an intriguing Aviva Premiership Rugby weekend ended in fittingly dramatic...

Thomas Waldrom: Time for Exeter Chiefs to focus not celebrate

5 years ago by Exeter Express & Echo

TWO-TRY hero Thomas Waldrom says Exeter Chiefs must put Sunday’s momentous victory over Saracens behind them and start focusing on their final-day make-or-break game with Sale. Rob Baxter’s men saw...

Rob Baxter praises 'huge result' for Exeter Chiefs against...

5 years ago by Exeter Express & Echo

Exeter Chiefs’ roller-coaster of a season took yet another dramatic twist and turn on Sunday as a first-ever victory at Allianz Park saw them leap-frog Saracens and land in the play-off spots. A Thomas...

Exeter's win over Saracens gives Bath Rugby home Premiership...

5 years ago by Bath Chronicle

Bath Rugby can look froward to a home Premiership play-off semi-final for the first time.Mike Ford's side have been done a massive favour by their West-Country rivals Exeter.The Chiefs beat Saracens at...