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Wasps v London Irish Premiership Preview

Friday 19 December 2014

London Irish Director of Rugby Brian Smith has named an unchanged side for Sunday's Aviva Premiership match with Wasps at the Ricoh Arena
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Saracens v London Welsh Premiership Preview

Friday 19 December 2014

Saracens have named their team to play London Welsh at Allianz Park in the Aviva Premiership with Ernst Joubert as captain
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Gloucester v Bath Premiership Preview

Friday 19 December 2014

Stuart Hooper and Kyle Eastmond both return to the Bath starting line-up tomorrow for Bath Rugby's Aviva Premiership West Country derby with Gloucester Rugby at Kingsholm
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Sale Sharks v Exeter Chiefs Premiership Preview

Friday 19 December 2014

Exeter Chiefs head coach has named his team to play Sale Sharks on Friday and brought back all of his frontline stars, including skipper Dean Mumm, No.8 Thomas Waldrom and fly-half Gareth Steenson
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Exeter Chiefs re-sign three from current squad

Thursday 18 December 2014

English Premiership Rugby club Exeter Chiefs have re-signed Don Armand, Will Chudley and Matt Jess on two and three year contracts.
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Hartley one of seven to re-sign with Northampton

Thursday 18 December 2014

English Premiership Rugby club Northampton Saints have announced that seven players including captain Dylan Hartley have re-signed with the Premiership Champions.
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Leicester re-sign Youngs, Cole and Ayerza

Tuesday 16 December 2014

English Premiership rugby club Leicester Tigers have announced that they have signed international front-rowers Marcos Ayerza, Tom Youngs and Dan Cole on new long term contracts.
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Waldrom wins Premiership player of the month

Thursday 11 December 2014

England and Exeter Chiefs No.8 Thomas Waldrom has been named Aviva Premiership Player of the Month for November.
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Wasps set to break Premiership attendance record

Wednesday 10 December 2014

Wasps look set to break this season's Aviva Premiership attendance record in their first game at the Ricoh Arena in Conventry against London Irish
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Castrogiovanni slams former club Leicester

Tuesday 9 December 2014

Italy and Toulon prop Martin Castrogiovanni has slammed his former club Leicester Tigers after remarks appeared in the British Press saying that he paid 100,000 to leave the club.
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Steenson commits to Exeter for three more years

Thursday 4 December 2014

English Premiership Rugby club Exeter Chiefs have signed flyhalf Gareth Steenson for another three rugby seasons.
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Harlequins sign Italian scrumhalf Tito Tebaldi

Wednesday 3 December 2014

English Premiership Rugby club Harlequins have announced that they have signed Italian International scrumhalf Tito Tebaldi from Ospreys for the rest of the season.
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Chiefs back Marshall agrees move to Gloucester

Tuesday 2 December 2014

English Premiership Rugby club Gloucester have signed Chiefs Super Rugby backliner Tom Marshall for the 2015-16 Premiership season.
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Saints top Premiership again after Exiles win

Sunday 30 November 2014

Northampton Saints scored seven tries on their way to a 14-43 Aviva Premiership bonus point victory over London Welsh at the Kassam Stadium in Oxford.
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Cipriani helps Sale beat Newcastle Falcons

Sunday 30 November 2014

Danny Cipriani kicked two penalties and a conversion to help Sale Sharks to a 13-18 Aviva Premiership victory over Newcastle Falcons at Kingston Park on Sunday.
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Gloucester secure away win over London Irish

Sunday 30 November 2014

Greg Laidlaw kicked three penalties and a conversion to help Gloucester beat London Irish 21-9 at the Madejski Stadium in the Aviva Premiership on Sunday.
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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
8
6
0
2
30
2
Exeter Chiefs
8
6
0
2
28
3
Bath Rugby
8
6
0
2
28
4
Saracens
8
5
1
2
25
             
5
Leicester Tigers
8
4
1
3
21
6
Wasps
8
4
0
4
20
7
Sale Sharks
8
4
0
4
20
8
Harlequins
8
4
0
4
19
9
Gloucester Rugby
8
3
0
5
16
10
Newcastle Falcons
8
2
0
6
13
11
London Irish
8
2
0
6
12
12
London Welsh
8
0
0
8
1
Last update :23/11/14 - Verified each monday

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