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Saracens' Will Fraser sidelined for the season

Monday 26 January 2015

English club Saracens have revealed that Will Fraser will be sidelined for the rest of the season due to a back problem
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Cipriani set to sign new deal with Sale Sharks

Saturday 24 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Sale Sharks have revealed that England flyhalf Danny Cipriani is in line to sign a new deal with the club.
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Henson to leave Bath and join Bristol at season end

Friday 23 January 2015

nglish Premiership Rugby club Bath have announced that former Wales international Gavin Henson will leave the West Country club and join Bristol next season
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London Irish sign Scotland's Kiwi winger Maitland

Friday 23 January 2015

English Premiership Rugby club London Irish have announced that they have signed Scotland international and British and Irish Lion Sean Maitland from Glasgow Warriors.
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Ben Foden ruled out for the season due to injury

Wednesday 21 January 2015

Northampton Saints full back Ben Foden will miss the rest of the rugby season due to an injury he sustained playing for his club on the weekend.
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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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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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