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Luke Eves joins Northampton Saints for the summer

Wednesday 1 July 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Northampton Saints have signed winger Luke Eves over the summer on a short-term deal.
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Former England centre Allen retires from playing

Wednesday 24 June 2015

Former England centre Anthony Allen has announced that he will retire from playing professional rugby due to an injury with immediate effect.
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Johnson expects Exeter to improve next season

Wednesday 17 June 2015

Exeter Chiefs star Tom Johnson has said that he believes the influx of new talent brought to Sandy Park this summer will only make the club stronger as they look to build ahead of the 2015/16 season.
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London Irish reveal new senior management team

Wednesday 17 June 2015

English Premiership Rugby club London Irish have announced that amongst other changes former Exiles player and Ireland international Bob Casey has been appoint as the club's new CEO.
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Gloucester fined and deducted two points

Thursday 4 June 2015

English Rugby club Gloucester have been fined 5,000 and had two points deducted for fielding an ineligible player against Sale Sharks.
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England full-back Tait re-signs with Leicester Tigers

Tuesday 2 June 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Leicester Tigers have announced that England full-back Mathew Tait has agreed a new contract with the rugby club.
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Farrell escapes without punishment for high tackle

Monday 1 June 2015

Saracens and England fly half has escaped without punishment for a high tackle during Saracens' English Premiership final win over Bath at Twickenham on Saturday.
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Saracens crowned Aviva Premiership champions

Sunday 31 May 2015

Saracens have been crowned the 2014/5 Aviva Premiership Rugby champions after they beat Bath 16-28 at Twickenham on Saturday.
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Bath v Saracens Premiership final Preview

Saturday 30 May 2015

Aviva Premiership Rugby finalists Bath and Saracens have named their team to contest the 2014/5 Premiership final at Twickenham.
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Wasps sign Rugby World Cup Wallaby Smith

Tuesday 26 May 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Wasps have signed Wallabies World cup winning flanker George Smith from Lyon for the 2015/16 season.
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Bath beat Leicester to book Premiership final

Sunday 24 May 2015

Bath earned a place in the 2014/5 Premiership Rugby final by beating Leicester Tigers 47-10 at the Recreation Ground.
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Saracens beat Saints to reach Premiership final

Sunday 24 May 2015

Saracens booked a place in the Aviva Premiership Rugby final by beating Northampton Saints 24-29 at Franklins Gardens on Saturday.
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Saints v Saracens Semi-final Premiership Preview

Saturday 23 May 2015

Former champions Saracens have named their team to play the current champions Northampton Saints in Saturday's Aviva Premiership semi-final play-off at Franklin's Gardens
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Bath v Leicester Semi-final Premiership Preview

Saturday 23 May 2015

Bath and Leicester Tigers have both named their teams to play in the first ever Aviva Premiership semi-final to be held at the Recreation Ground on Saturday.
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Ford family sweeps English Rugby awards

Saturday 23 May 2015

England flyhalf George Ford has been named Aviva Premiership Rugby Player of the Season and his father Mike Ford named Director of Rugby of the Season at a ceremony in London
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Sale Sharks sign former All Black Evans

Friday 22 May 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Sale Sharks have announced the signing of All Black lock Bryn Evans on a two year deal from Biarritz.
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More Recent Headlines

Peter Stringer to join Sale Sharks from Bath
Harlequins sign Wales centre Jamie Roberts
Leicester beat Northampton to book Semi-final
2015 Aviva Premiership Semi-finals confirmed
Saracens smash London Welsh to reach Semi-finals

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
21
16
1
4
76
2
Bath Rugby
21
15
0
6
70
3
Leicester Tigers
21
14
1
6
64
4
Exeter Chiefs
21
13
0
8
63
             
5
Saracens
21
13
1
7
63
6
Wasps
21
11
1
9
58
7
Sale Sharks
21
11
0
10
54
8
Harlequins
21
10
0
11
49
9
Gloucester Rugby
21
9
1
11
47
10
London Irish
21
7
0
14
37
11
Newcastle Falcons
21
4
1
16
29
12
London Welsh
21
0
0
21
1
Last update :10/5/15 - Verified each monday

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