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Leicester come from behind to beat Exeter

Saturday 13 September 2014

England scrumhalf Ben Youngs helped Leicester Tigers come from behind Exeter Chiefs 20-24 in their Aviva Premiership match at Sandy Park.
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Bath thump London Welsh in Premiership

Saturday 13 September 2014

Bath scored seven tries on their way to a 53-26 Aviva Premiership victory over London Welsh at the Recreation Ground on Saturday.
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Gloucester beat Sale for first Premiership win

Saturday 13 September 2014

Gloucester bounced back from last week's loss to Northampton by beating Sale Sharks 34-27 at Kingsholm in the Aviva Premiership on Saturday.
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Hodgson helps Saracens crush Harlequins

Saturday 13 September 2014

Charlie Hodgson scored 22 points for Saracens as they whitewashed Harlequins 0-39 at the Twickenham Stoop in the Aviva Premiership on Friday.
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Exeter Chiefs v Leicester Premiership Preview

Friday 12 September 2014

Leicester Tigers have named their team to play Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park with Mathew Tait, Geoff Parling and Anthony Allen all returning to the side.
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Bath v London Welsh Premiership Preview

Friday 12 September 2014

Bath have named a side with three changes to the one which beat Sale Sharks for this week's Aviva Premiership match against London Welsh at the Recreation Ground.
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Newcastle v London Irish Premiership Preview

Friday 12 September 2014

Newcastle Falcons have named their team for this weekend's Aviva Premiership match against London Irish at Kingston Park with three changes to the side that played last week.
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Wasps v Northampton Saints Premiership Preview

Friday 12 September 2014

Wasps Director of Rugby Dai Young has named a team with two changes to the starting team that lost to Saracens for this week's Aviva Premiership match against Northampton Saints at Adams Park.
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Gloucester v Sale Sharks Premiership Preview

Friday 12 September 2014

Gloucester have named an unchanged side for their Aviva Premiership match against Sale Sharks at Kingsholm on Saturday afternoon.
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Harlequins v Saracens Premiership Preview

Thursday 11 September 2014

Harlequins have named a team with one change for their second round Aviva Premiership match against Saracens at the Twickenham Stoop on Friday.
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Leicester's Slater in doubt for England at RWC 2015

Wednesday 10 September 2014

Leicester Tigers captain Ed Slater could miss out on playing for England at the 2015 Rugby World Cup after being ruled out for the rest of the season.
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Rising England star Watson extends with Bath

Wednesday 10 September 2014

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Bath have signed a contract extension with rising England star Anthony Watson which will keep the exciting young back stay at the West Country club until at least 2017.
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Burnell: Welsh must learn quickly from mistakes

Wednesday 10 September 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell says that they will have to learn quickly from their 0-52 defeat to Exeter Chiefs in the Aviva Premiership.
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Exeter Chiefs smash London Welsh in Premiership

Sunday 7 September 2014

London Welsh had a difficult reintroduction to Aviva Premiership as Exeter Chiefs hammered the Oxford based side 0-52 at the Kassam Stadium.
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Goneva hat-trick helps Leicester beat Newcastle

Saturday 6 September 2014

Fijian winger Vereniki Goneva scored a hat-trick of tries to help Leicester Tigers to a 36-17 Premiership victory over Newcastle Falcons at Welford Road on Saturday.
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Harlequins hold on to beat London Irish

Saturday 6 September 2014

Harlequins held on to beat London Irish 20-15 in their Aviva Premiership season opener at at Twickenham on Saturday.
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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
Saracens
2
2
0
0
9
2
Bath Rugby
2
2
0
0
9
3
Leicester Tigers
2
2
0
0
9
4
Exeter Chiefs
2
1
0
1
6
             
5
2
1
0
1
6
6
Wasps
2
1
0
1
6
7
London Irish
2
1
0
1
5
8
Harlequins
2
1
0
1
4
9
Gloucester Rugby
2
1
0
1
4
10
Sale Sharks
2
0
0
2
2
11
Newcastle Falcons
2
0
0
2
1
12
London Welsh
2
0
0
2
1
Last update : 15/09/14 - Verified each monday

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