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Harlequins hold on to beat Sale Sharks

Saturday 25 April 2015

Sale Sharks vs Harlequins survived a second half comeback from Sale Sharks in their Aviva Premiership to earn a 23-25 bonus point victory at the AJ Bell Stadium
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Late Burns try helps Gloucester to edge Newcastle

Saturday 25 April 2015

Gloucester survived a scare from Newcastle Falcons as they surged to win their Aviva Premiership match 42-40 at Kingsholm.
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Bath go second with London Irish victory

Saturday 25 April 2015

Bath moved up to second place in the Aviva Premiership by beating London Irish 43-18 at the Rec on Friday.
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Sale Sharks v Harlequins Premiership Preview

Saturday 25 April 2015

Sale Sharks have named their team to play Harlequins ina must win Aviva Premiership match if they are to remain in contention for Europe.
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Gloucester v Newcastle Premiership Preview

Friday 24 April 2015

Gloucester have rotated their team to play Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership match at Kingsholm on Saturday.
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Northampton Saints v Saracens

Friday 24 April 2015

Northampton Saints have named their team to play Saracens in a crucial Aviva Premiership match at a sold out stadiummk in Milton Keynes.
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Wasps v Exeter Chiefs Premiership Preview

Friday 24 April 2015

Wasps Director of Rugby Dai Young has named his side to take on Exeter Chiefs at the Ricoh Arena on Sunday in the Aviva Premiership with Christian Wade and Nathan Hughes included
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Leicester Tigers v London Welsh Premiership Preview

Friday 24 April 2015

Leicester Tigers have named Brad Thorn and Graham Kitchener in their team to play London Welsh in Saturday's Aviva Premiership match at Welford Road
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Bath v London Irish Premiership Preview

Friday 24 April 2015

Bath haven named their team to play London Irish in the Aviva Premiership at the Rec and have kept Rugby League convert Sam Burgess in the No.6 jersey.
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Gloucester face RFU hearing for unregistered player

Friday 24 April 2015

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Gloucester will face an Rugby Football Union hearing after they allegedly fielded an unregistered player.
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England's Barritt signs long term deal with Saracens

Wednesday 22 April 2015

English Premiership rugby Club Saracens have re-signed England centre Brad Barritt on a long term deal that will keep him with the Allianz Park outfit for the foreseeable future.
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Farrell commits long term future to Saracens

Wednesday 22 April 2015

England and Saracens flyhalf Owen Farrell has signed a long-term contract extension at Saracens committing his future to the English Aviva Premiership rugby club.
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Leicester Tigers sign Chiefs lock Mike Fitzgerald

Tuesday 21 April 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Leicester Tigers have signed Chiefs Super Rugby winning second-row forward Mike Fitzgerald.
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Northampton sign South African centre Howard

Wednesday 15 April 2015

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Northampton Saints have announced the signing of South African centre Pat Howard from Cape Town, South Africa for next season.
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Burgess joins elite group of Premiership players

Tuesday 14 April 2015

Rugby League convert Sam Burgess has entered the history books by becoming just the 9th player to make the switch from a back to playing as a forward in the Premiership.
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Exeter Chiefs complete Northampton double

Tuesday 14 April 2015

Exeter Chiefs moved back into the play off places after they beat Northampton Saints 21-10 to secure a second victory over the champions this season.
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More Recent Headlines

Varndell shines as Wasps thump London Welsh
London Irish hold on to beat Sale Sharks
Saracens move to second with Leicester victory
Harlequins late surge pips Gloucester at the Stoop
Wasp Hughes free to play after red overturned

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
19
14
1
4
67
2
Bath Rugby
20
14
0
6
66
3
Saracens
19
13
1
5
61
4
Exeter Chiefs
19
13
0
7
58
             
5
Leicester Tigers
19
12
1
6
55
6
Wasps
19
10
1
8
53
7
Sale Sharks
19
10
0
9
48
8
Harlequins
19
9
0
10
43
9
Gloucester Rugby
19
7
1
11
38
10
London Irish
20
7
0
13
37
11
Newcastle Falcons
19
4
1
14
26
12
London Welsh
19
0
0
19
1
Last update :24/4/15 - Verified each monday

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