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Manoa hat-trick Northampton Saints thump Sale

Saturday 11 October 2014

Northampton Saints scored six tries on their way to a 43-10 bonus point thumping of Sale Sharks at Franklins Gardens in the Aviva Premiership on Saturday.
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Exeter Chiefs bounce back by beating London Irish

Saturday 11 October 2014

Exeter Chiefs bounced back from a loss to Newcastle last week by beating London Irish 44-24 at Sandy Park in the Aviva Premiership on Saturday.
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Saracens come from behind to beat Gloucester

Saturday 11 October 2014

Saracens recovered from last week's loss to Bath by beating Gloucester 28-21 in Aviva Premiership at Allianz Park on Saturday.
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Newcastle Falcons smash strugglers London Welsh

Saturday 11 October 2014

Newcastle Falcons earned back to back Aviva Premiership victories when they beat strugglers London Welsh 3-23 at the Kassam Stadium in Oxford.
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Leicester end losing streak against Harlequins

Friday 10 October 2014

Leicester Tigers ended their three match Aviva Premiership losing streak by beating former Champions Harlequins 22-16 at Welford Road on Friday night.
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Northampton v Sale Sharks Premiership Preview

Friday 10 October 2014

Premiership champions Northampton Saints have named Dylan Hartley in the replacements for their Aviva Premiership match against Sale Sharks at Franklin's Gardens on Saturday.
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Wasps v Bath Premiership Preview

Friday 10 October 2014

Wasps Director of Rugby Dai Young has named James Haskell and Joe Launchbury in his team to play Bath this weekend at t Adams Park in the Aviva Premiership this Sunday
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London Welsh v Newcastle Premiership Preview

Friday 10 October 2014

Newcastle Falcons have retained the team that ended their losing streak last week for this week's Aviva Premiership match against London Welsh in the Aviva Premiership.
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Saracens v Gloucester Premiership Preview

Friday 10 October 2014

Gloucester have retained the team that beat Leicester Tigers for this week's Aviva Premiership match against Saracens at Allianz Park
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Leicester Tigers v Harlequins Premiership Preview

Friday 10 October 2014

Leicester Tigers have named England back Manu Tuilagi in their starting line up to face Harlequins at Welford Road on Friday evening in the Aviva Premiership.
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Exeter Chiefs v London Irish Premiership Preview

Friday 10 October 2014

London Irish Director of Rugby Brian Smith has made four changes to his starting team for this week's Aviva Premiership match with Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park.
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Bath to give Burgess all the time he needs

Thursday 9 October 2014

Bath coach Mike Ford says that he has told rugby league convert Sam Burgess to take all the time he needs before joining the West Country Premiership rugby club.
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Wasps to play at Ricoh in Coventry from December

Wednesday 8 October 2014

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Wasps have announced that they have acquired a 50% interest in the Ricoh Arena with immediate effect and that they will play their first match at the venue in December this year.
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Wasps send themselves to Coventry

Wednesday 8 October 2014

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Wasps have announced that their move to the Ricoh Stadium will go ahead after the Coventry City Council unanimously approved the sale of their shares in ACL to Wasps.
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Surgery to delay Burgess' debut for Bath

Tuesday 7 October 2014

Bath's new signing Sam Burgess' arrival at the West Country club has been delayed for around six weeks as he needs surgery on a fractured cheekbone.
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Richards delighted with Newcastle victory

Monday 6 October 2014

Newcastle Director of Rugby Dean Richards says that he is delighted that his team have ended a 20 match Aviva Premiership losing streak when they beat Exeter Chiefs 29-24.
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More Recent Headlines

Newcastle Falcons snap 20 match losing streak
Sale Sharks edge Wasps at the death
Gloucester thump Leicester Tigers
Harlequins hammer London Welsh
Northampton Saints beat London Irish

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
6
5
0
1
25
2
Saracens
6
5
0
1
22
3
Exeter Chiefs
6
4
0
2
20
4
Bath Rugby
6
4
0
2
20
             
5
Wasps
6
3
0
3
15
6
Gloucester Rugby
6
3
0
3
15
7
Harlequins
6
3
0
3
14
8
Leicester Tigers
6
4
0
2
14
9
London Irish
6
2
0
4
12
10
Sale Sharks
6
2
0
4
11
11
Newcastle Falcons
6
2
0
4
9
12
London Welsh
6
0
0
6
1
Last update :12/10/14 - Verified each monday

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