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Dominic Day commits to English club Bath

Tuesday 20 January 2015

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Bath have announced that second rower Dominic Day has renewed his contract with the rugby club
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Casey appointed London Irish Operations Director

Monday 19 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby club London Irish have announced that they have appointed former captain Bob Casey as their new Operations Director
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Harlequins extend contract with Karl Dickson

Friday 16 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Harlequins have confirmed that scrum-half Karl Dickson has extended his contract with the Club until the end of the 2016/17 season.
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Exeter Chiefs announce four new signings

Thursday 15 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby Exeter Chiefs have announced three contract extensions and new signing in young England Under-20s prop Alec Hepburn from Australian club Perth Spirit.
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Matt Hopper commits to Harlequins until 2017

Thursday 15 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Harlequins have announced that centre Matt Hopper has committed his future to the Club, having re-signed until at least June 2017.
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London Irish confirm Coventry as new head coach

Wednesday 14 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby club London Irish have confirmed that Super Rugby winning assistant coach Tom Coventry will take over as their new head coasch later this year.
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Smith leaves London Irish with immediate effect

Tuesday 13 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby club London Irish have announced that they have granted Director of Rugby Brian Smith early release from his contract that was due to expire at the end of the season.
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Northampton Saints sign England prop Brookes

Tuesday 13 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Northampton Saints have announced that England prop Kieran Brookes will be joining the club for the 2015/16 Rugby season.
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Harlequins secure Luke Wallace until 2017

Tuesday 13 January 2015

Harlequins have confirmed that that one of England's most exciting back-row players, Luke Wallace, has committed his future to the London club until June 2017.
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Jonathan Joseph re-signs with Bath Rugby

Monday 12 January 2015

English West Country Premiership Rugby club Bath have re-signed reserve England back-liner Jonathan Joseph.
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London Irish extend Exeter Chiefs losing streak

Sunday 11 January 2015

London Irish extended Exeter Chiefs losing streak to four matches when they beat the Devon side 28-25 in the Aviva Premiership at the Madesjki Stadium on Sunday afternoon
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Six try Newcastle Falcons thump London Welsh

Sunday 11 January 2015

Newcastle Falcons secured their biggest Aviva Premiership victory in eight years when they beat London Welsh 38-7 at Kingston Park on Sunday.
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Bonus point Bath power to victory over Wasps

Saturday 10 January 2015

Sam Burgess scored his first try in Bath's 39-26 bonus point Aviva Premiership victory over Wasps on Saturday
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Sale Sharks end Northampton Saints winning streak

Saturday 10 January 2015

Sale Sharks produced one of their best performances to end Northampton five match winning streak by beating the Saints 20-7 at the AJ Bell Stadium
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Robshaw return helps Harlequins beat Tigers

Saturday 10 January 2015

England captain Chris Robshaw returned for Harlequins and helped them to a 32-12 Aviva Premiership victory over Leicester Tigers at the Stoop on Saturday
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Hook snatches Gloucester victory over Saracens

Saturday 10 January 2015

James Hook kicked an extra time penalty to earn Gloucester a 24-23 Aviva Premiership victory over Saracens at Kingsholm on Friday.
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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
13
10
0
3
48
2
Bath Rugby
13
10
0
3
47
3
Saracens
13
8
1
4
39
4
Wasps
13
7
0
6
36
             
5
Exeter Chiefs
13
7
0
6
35
6
Leicester Tigers
13
7
1
5
35
7
Harlequins
13
7
0
6
34
8
Sale Sharks
13
7
0
6
34
9
Gloucester Rugby
13
7
0
7
29
10
Newcastle Falcons
13
4
0
9
21
11
London Irish
13
4
0
9
21
12
London Welsh
13
0
0
13
1
Last update :12/1/15 - Verified each monday

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