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Saracens survive Northampton Saints comeback

Monday 14 April 2014

Leaders Saracens held off a late comeback from second placed Northampton Saints to win their Aviva Premiership match 28-24 at Allianz Park on Sunday.
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Six try London Irish thump Newcastle Falcons

Monday 14 April 2014

A hat-trick of tries from Andrew Fenby helped London Irish to a comprehensive 40-12 Aviva Premiership victory over fellow strugglers Newcastle Falcons at the Madejski Stadium.
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Tuilagi brace helps Leicester to Wasps win

Saturday 12 April 2014

A brace of tries from England cente Manu Tuilagi helped Leicester Tigers to a 27-15 Aviva Premiership victory over London Wasps at Welford Road.
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Seven cards issued as Bath edge out Gloucester

Saturday 12 April 2014

A late penalty try helped Bath to an 17-18 Aviva Premiership victory over Gloucester at Kingsholm in a match that saw five yellow cards and two red handed out.
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Exeter loss means Worcester hang by a thread

Saturday 12 April 2014

Worcester Warriors hopes of staying in the Aviva Premiership hang by a thread after they lost 33-38 at Exeter Chiefs at Sixways on Saturday.
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Goneva commits future to Leicester Tigers

Saturday 12 April 2014

Aviva Premiership champions Leicester Tigers have announced that Vereniki Goneva has agreed a new contract to extend his stay at the club.
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Harlequins secure comfortable win over Sale Sharks

Saturday 12 April 2014

Harlequins moved up to fifth place in the Aviva Premiership when they comfortably beat Sale Sharks 12-27 at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford on Friday night.
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Gloucester Rugby v Bath Premiership Preview

Friday 11 April 2014

Gloucester have named a team with four changes for this week's Aviva Premiership clash against Bath at Kingsholm on Saturday afternoon
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Leicester Tigers v London Wasps Premiership Preview

Friday 11 April 2014

Leicester Tigers have named Geoff Parling and Niall Morris in their team to play London Wasps in their Aviva Premiership Round 19 match at Welford Road.
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London Irish v Newcastle Premiership Preview

Friday 11 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have named captain Will Welch as one of four changes to the team that will face London Irish in Sunday's Aviva Premiership clash at the Madejski Stadium.
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Saracens v Northampton Saints Premiership Preview

Friday 11 April 2014

Saracens have made three changes to the team that beat Ulster last weekend for this weekend's Aviva Premiership match against Northampton Saints at Allianz Park on Sunday.
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Worcester Warriors v Exeter Premiership Preview

Friday 11 April 2014

Worcester Warriors have named David Lemi and Euan Murray in their starting line-up for this Saturday's Aviva Premiership clash with Exeter Chiefs at Sixways.
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Sale Sharks v Harlequins Premiership Preview

Friday 11 April 2014

Sale Sharks Director of Rugby Steve Diamond have named Danny Cipriani in their team to face Nick Evans' Harlequins team on Friday evening at the AJ Bell Stadium
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Sale Sharks move Premiership matches to Saturday

Friday 11 April 2014

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Sale Sharks have confirmed that they will play their home games next season at the AJ Bell Stadium on Saturday afternoons at 2pm.
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Healey: Cipriani is in the form of his life

Friday 11 April 2014

Former England international Austin Healey says that Sale Sharks flyhalf Danny Cipriani's transformation has helped him to be named as Aviva Premiership Rugby Player of the Month for March
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Gavin Henson extends contract with Bath Rugby

Thursday 10 April 2014

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Bath have announced that former Wales international Gavin Henson has signed a one year extension with the club.
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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
18
16
0
2
72
2
Northampton Saints
18
14
1
3
65
3
Leicester Tigers
18
12
2
4
58
4
Bath Rugby
18
12
1
5
55
             
5
Sale Sharks
18
11
0
7
51
6
Harlequins
18
11
0
7
49
7
London Wasps
18
7
0
11
39
8
Gloucester Rugby
18
7
0
11
36
9
Exeter Chiefs
18
7
0
11
35
10
London Irish
18
5
0
13
26
11
Newcastle Falcons
18
3
0
15
19
12
Worcester Warriors
18
1
0
17
10
Last update : 30/03/14 - Verified each monday

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