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Bonus point Sale Sharks blow London Welsh away

Saturday 20 September 2014

Sale Sharks secured their first bonus point victory of the Aviva Premiership season when they beat London Welsh 46-8 at the AJ Bell Stadium.
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Free State Cheetahs beat EP Kings with bonus point

Saturday 20 September 2014

The Free State Cheetahs secured a bonus point Currie Cup victory when they beat the EP Kings 22-37 at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.
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RFU & Premiership clubs agree on World cup deal

Friday 19 September 2014

England's governing Rugby Football Union (RFU) and the Premiership Rugby clubs have reached a 13 million ($21 million, 17 million euros) compensation deal for shutting down during the Rugby World cup next year.
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Chiefs Exeter Chiefs hold off late Gloucester charge

Friday 19 September 2014

Exeter Chiefs held off a late comeback to beat Gloucester 22-25 at Kingsholm in the Aviva Premiership on Friday evening.
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Bath v Leicester Tigers Premiership Preview

Friday 19 September 2014

Bath have named a side to play Leicester Tigers this weekend in the Aviva Premiership with one change to the side that beat London Welsh as Matt Banahan returns to the starting side.
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Newcastle v Northampton Premiership Preview

Friday 19 September 2014

Newcastle Falcons have named their team to play Premiership champions Northampton Saints on Sunday with former Leicester wing Alesana Tuilagi making his first start for the North East club
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London Irish v Saracens Premiership Preview

Friday 19 September 2014

Saracens have named their team to play London Irish in the Aviva Premiership at the Madejski Stadium with Chris Ashton making his 50th appearance cap for Saracens.
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Harlequins v Wasps Premiership Preview

Friday 19 September 2014

Harlequins have named their team to play Wasps at the Twickenham Stoop in the Aviva Premiership with Super Rugby winning wing Aseli Tikoirotuma making his club debut.
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Sale Sharks v London Welsh Premiership Preview

Friday 19 September 2014

Sale Sharks Director of Rugby Steve Diamond has named his team to play London Welsh in the Aviva Premiership at the AJ Bell Stadium without Scotland international Nathan Hines.
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Gloucester v Exeter Chiefs Premiership Preview

Thursday 18 September 2014

Exeter Chiefs coach Rob Baxter has named his team to face Gloucester this weekend in the Aviva Premiership on Friday with two changes.
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Premiership salary cap increases confirmed

Thursday 18 September 2014

Premiership Rugby have confirmed the changes to the Salary Cap and incentives for increasing the number of home grown players for Aviva Premiership Rugby from the 2015-16 season.
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Wasps flyhalf Jackson set for nine month out

Wednesday 17 September 2014

Wasps flyhalf Ruaridh Jackson will miss up to the next nine months of the Aviva Premiership Rugby season after suffering an ACL tear on the weekend.
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Wasps stun champions Northampton Saints

Sunday 14 September 2014

A four minute scoring blitz helped Wasps to stun Aviva Premiership champions Northampton Saints 20-16 at Adams Park on Sunday.
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London Irish hold on to beat Newcastle Falcons

Sunday 14 September 2014

Newcastle Falcons suffered their second loss of the Aviva Premiership season when London Irish beat the North East side 18-20 at Kingston Park on Sunday.
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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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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
Bath Rugby
3
3
0
0
14
2
Saracens
3
3
0
0
13
3
3
2
0
1
10
4
Exeter Chiefs
3
2
0
1
10
             
5
Leicester Tigers
3
2
0
1
9
6
Harlequins
3
2
0
1
8
7
Sale Sharks
3
1
0
2
7
8
London Irish
3
1
0
2
7
9
Wasps
3
1
0
2
6
10
Gloucester Rugby
3
1
0
2
5
11
Newcastle Falcons
3
0
0
3
1
12
London Welsh
3
0
0
3
1
Last update :21/09/14 - Verified each monday

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