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London Irish v Gloucester Premiership Preview

Friday 28 November 2014

Gloucester have named their team to play London Irish at the Madejski Stadium in the Aviva Premiership on Sunday with Greig Laidlaw as captain
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Exeter Chiefs v Saracens Premiership Preview

Friday 28 November 2014

Saracens have named their team to play Exeter Chiefs this weekend on Saturday in the Aviva Premiership at Sandy Park in Devon
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Bath Rugby v Harlequins Premiership Preview

Thursday 27 November 2014

Bath have named their team to play Harlequins on Friday in the Aviva Premiership and made the surprise move of including League convert Sam Burgess on the replacements bench earlier than expected.
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Exeter Chiefs re-sign their coaching panel to 2017

Thursday 27 November 2014

English Premiership Rugby clun Exeter Chiefs have agreed new contracts with Head coach Rob Baxter, together with assistants Ali Hepher and Rob Hunter; skills coach Ricky Pellow and Head of Strength and Conditioning, Mark Twiggs.
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Leicester move up to fifth place with Exiles victory

Sunday 23 November 2014

Leicester Tigers moved up to fifth place in the Aviva Premiership standings when they beat London Welsh 5-26 with a bonus point at the Kassam Stadium in Oxford.
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Northampton back on top after Saracens victory

Sunday 23 November 2014

Aviva Premiership champions moved back to the top of the standings when they beat Saracens 24-31 at Allianz Park on Sunday.
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Bath down London Irish to go second

Saturday 22 November 2014

Bath provisionally moved up to second place in the Aviva Premiership standings by beating London Irish 23-33 at the Madejski Stadium on Saturday.
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Nowell brace helps Exeter Chiefs down Wasps

Saturday 22 November 2014

England winger Jack Nowell scored a brace of tries as Exter Chiefs comfortably beat Wasps 31-15 in the Aviva Premiership on Saturday afternoon.
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Newcastle Falcons put the boot into Gloucester

Friday 21 November 2014

Newcastle Falcons earned their third Aviva Premiership victory of the season when they beat Gloucester 20-10 at Kingston Park on Friday.
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Braid try earns Sale Sharks victory over Quins.

Friday 21 November 2014

Dan Braid scored a late try for Sale Sharks to earn them a 12-16 Aviva Premiership victory over Harlequins at the Twickenham Stoop on Friday.
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London Welsh v Leicester Tigers Premiership Preview

Friday 21 November 2014

London Welsh have made four changes to their side to face Leicester Tigers at the Kasasm Stadium in the Aviva Premiership on Sunday afternoon
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Saracens v Northampton Saints Premiership Preview

Friday 21 November 2014

Northampton Saints have named a team to play Saracens in the Aviva Premiership at Allianz Park in Barnet North London with two changes
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Exeter Chiefs v Wasps Premiership Preview

Friday 21 November 2014

Exeter Chiefs coach Rob Baxter has named his team to play Wasps at Sandy Park in the Aviva Premiership and retained much of the team that beat Northampton Saints last week
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London Irish v Bath Premiership Preview

Friday 21 November 2014

Bath have named their team to play London Irish in the Aviva Premiership at the Madejski Stadium and have included England backs Kyle Eastmond and Semesa Rokoduguni
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Harlequins v Sale Sharks Premiership Preview

Friday 21 November 2014

Harlequins have named their team to play Sale Sharks at the Stoop on Friday in the Aviva Premiership with one change to the starting side
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Newcastle v Gloucester Premiership Preview

Friday 21 November 2014

Gloucester have named their side to play Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership with Steve McColl making his first Premiership start for the club
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More Recent Headlines

Wasps end Adams Park with London Welsh blowout
Leicester Tigers salvage late draw with Saracens
Bath too strong for Newcastle Falcons
Sale Sharks thump London Irish in Premiership
Harlequins edge Gloucester at the death

Overview of the Aviva Premiership

The English Premiership is known as the Aviva Premiership because of the league's sponsorship (by Aviva) is a professional league competition for rugby union football clubs in the top division of the English rugby system.

There are, at present, twelve clubs in the Premiership.

The competition has been played since 1987, and has evolved into the current Premiership system employing relegation to and promotion from the National Division One competition.

Clubs competing in the Guinness Premiership qualify for Europe's two club competitions, the Heineken Cup and the European Challenge Cup.

The 2008/09 champions are the Leicester Tigers .

 

Team Stadium Capacity City/Area


Bath Recreation Ground 10,600 Bath, Somerset
Bristol Memorial Stadium 11,750. Bristol
Gloucester Kingsholm Stadium 16,500 Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harlequins Twickenham Stoop 12,700 Twickenham, Middlesex/London
Leicester Tigers Welford Road 16,815 Leicester, Leicestershire
London Irish Madejski Stadium 24,161 Reading, Berkshire
London Wasps Adams Park 10,000 High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Newcastle Falcons Kingston Park 10,200 Newcastle, Tyne and Wear
Northampton Saints Franklin's Gardens 13,600 Northampton
Sale Sharks
Edgeley Park 10,852 Stockport, Greater Manchester
Saracens Vicarage Road 19,920 Watford, Hertfordshire
Worcester Warriors Sixways Stadium 10,197 Worcester, Worcestershire

Source -Wikipedia

 
 
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Aviva Premiership Rugby
Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
Pts
1
8
6
0
2
30
2
Exeter Chiefs
8
6
0
2
28
3
Bath Rugby
8
6
0
2
28
4
Saracens
8
5
1
2
25
             
5
Leicester Tigers
8
4
1
3
21
6
Wasps
8
4
0
4
20
7
Sale Sharks
8
4
0
4
20
8
Harlequins
8
4
0
4
19
9
Gloucester Rugby
8
3
0
5
16
10
Newcastle Falcons
8
2
0
6
13
11
London Irish
8
2
0
6
12
12
London Welsh
8
0
0
8
1
Last update :23/11/14 - Verified each monday

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