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London Irish get rare win over Leicester Tigers

Saturday 27 September 2014

Shane Geraghty kicked 17 points to help London Irish secure their first Aviva Premiership victory over Leicester Tigers at Welford Road in eleven years.
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Gloucester surge past London Welsh in Premiership

Saturday 27 September 2014

Gloucester secured their second Aviva Premiership victory of the season when they beat London Welsh 10-46 at the Kassam Stadium in Oxford on Friday.
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Northampton Saints v Bath Premiership Preview

Friday 26 September 2014

Aviva Premiership champions Northampton Saints have named their team to play Bath at Franklin's Gardens on Saturday.
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Exeter Chiefs v Harlequins Premiership Preview

Friday 26 September 2014

Harlequins have retained that starting side that beat London Wasps last week for Sunday's Aviva Premiership match at Sandy Park.
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Wasps v Newcastle Falcons Premiership Preview

Friday 26 September 2014

Wasps Director of Rugby Dai Young has made seven changes to his side to play Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership at Adams Park on Sunday.
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Leicester Tigers v London Irish Premiership Preview

Friday 26 September 2014

Leicester Tigers have named winger Miles Benjamin in their starting line up for Saturday's Aviva Premiership match against London Irish at Welford Road.
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Saracens v Sale Sharks Premiership Preview

Friday 26 September 2014

Saracens have named their team to play Sale Sharks in the Aviva Premiership at Allianz Park on Saturday with Charlie Hodgson starting at 10.
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London Welsh v Gloucester Premiership Preview

Friday 26 September 2014

London Welsh have named a side with four changes including one positional, for Friday's Aviva Premiership match against Gloucester at the Kassam Stadium.
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Cockerill calls on Tigers to bounce back after loss

Thursday 25 September 2014

Leicester Tigers Director of Rugby Richard Cockerill has called on his side to put their loss to Bath behind them and "crack on".
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Exeter Chiefs sign Aussie Phibbs on short term deal

Wednesday 24 September 2014

Australian Pat Phibbs has agreed a short term deal to stay on with Aviva Premiership Rugby Club Exeter Chiefs whilst their scrumhalf stocks are thin.
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Exeter still have much work to do in Premiership

Wednesday 24 September 2014

Exeter Chiefs fly-half Gareth Steenson insists he and his team-mates still have plenty to work on despite their solid start to the new Aviva Premiership season.
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Northampton get back on track with Falcons victory

Sunday 21 September 2014

Premiership champions Northampton Saints got back to winning ways with a 10-35 victory over Newcastle Falcons at KIngston Park in the Aviva Premiership on Sunday.
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Ruthless Bath crush Leicester Tigers at The Rec

Saturday 20 September 2014

A ruthless Bath team kept Leicester scoreless for the first time in the Premiership when they beat the Tigers 45-0 at the Recreation Ground.
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Saracens leave it late against London Irish

Saturday 20 September 2014

Billy Vunipola scored a late try to help Saracens snatch a 32-36 Aviva Premiership victory over London Irish at the Madejski Stadium on Saturday.
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Harlequins come from behind to beat Wasps

Saturday 20 September 2014

Harlequins had to come from behind but held on to beat Wasps 26-23 at the Twickenham Stoop in the Aviva Premiership on Saturday.
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Bonus point Sale Sharks blow London Welsh away

Saturday 20 September 2014

Sale Sharks secured their first bonus point victory of the Aviva Premiership season when they beat London Welsh 46-8 at the AJ Bell Stadium.
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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
Saracens
4
4
0
0
18
2
4
3
0
1
16
3
Bath Rugby
4
3
0
1
15
4
Exeter Chiefs
4
3
0
1
14
             
5
Wasps
4
2
0
2
11
6
London Irish
4
2
0
2
11
7
Gloucester Rugby
4
2
0
2
10
8
Leicester Tigers
4
2
0
2
10
9
Harlequins
4
2
0
2
8
10
Sale Sharks
4
2
0
2
7
11
Newcastle Falcons
4
0
0
4
1
12
London Welsh
4
0
0
4
1
Last update :28/09/14 - Verified each monday

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