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Kvesic pens new deal with Gloucester Rugby

Wednesday 22 October 2014

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Gloucester have announced that England international openside flanker Matt Kvesic has signed a contract extension with the club.
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Steffon Armitage move to England ruled out

Friday 17 October 2014

Bath head coach Mike Ford as well as Toulon head coach Bernard Laporte have both said that the deal to move former England flanker Steffon Armitage from France to English Premiership side Bath is "dead".
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Wasps confirm first home match at Ricoh Arena

Wednesday 15 October 2014

Aviva Premiership Rugby club have confirmed that their first home match at the Ricoh Arena will be in December against London Irish
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Armitage could return to England in time for RWC

Tuesday 14 October 2014

Former England and Toulon flanker Steffon Armitage could be in for a surprise return to England in time to play for England at the Rugby World Cup.
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Wasps put week of turmoil behind them to beat Bath

Monday 13 October 2014

Wasps moved up to fifth place in the Aviva Premiership after they beat Bath 29-22 at Adams Park in the Premiership on Sunday.
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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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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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