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Varndell shines as Wasps thump London Welsh

Monday 13 April 2015

Former England winger Tom Varndell scored a hat-trick of tries as Wasps beat London Welsh 13-40 at the Kassam Stadium in Oxford.
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London Irish hold on to beat Sale Sharks

Sunday 12 April 2015

London Irish earned their seventh Aviva Premiership victory this season when they held on to beat Sale Sharks 25-23 at the Madesjski.
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Saracens move to second with Leicester victory

Saturday 11 April 2015

Saracens moved up to second place in the Aviva Premiership by beating Leicester Tigers 22-6 at Allianz Park on Saturday afternoon.
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Harlequins late surge pips Gloucester at the Stoop

Saturday 11 April 2015

Late tries from Marland Yarde and Ollie Lindsay-Hague helped Harlequins beat Gloucester 29-26 at the Twickenham Stoop on Saturday.
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Wasp Hughes free to play after red overturned

Saturday 11 April 2015

Wasps number eight Nathan Hughes has been cleared to return to playing after he appealed a three week ban and has the ruling overturned.
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Bath beat Newcastle Falcons and move up to third

Saturday 11 April 2015

Bath beat Newcastle Falcons 19-29 with a bonus point and moved up to second place in the Aviva Premiership on Friday evening at Kingston Park.
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Chiefs suffer Low blow in Premiership

Saturday 11 April 2015

Exeter Chiefs head coach Rob Baxter says it's unlikely Scottish international Moray Low will play rugby for the club again this season.
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London Irish v Sale Sharks Premiership Preview

Saturday 11 April 2015

London Irish have named Richard Palframan to make his first Aviva Premiership start against Sale Sharks at the Madejski Stadium on Sunday.
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Exeter Chiefs v Northampton Premiership Preview

Friday 10 April 2015

Northampton Saints have named a team with three changes to the starting line up that faced Clermont Auvergne for this week's Premiership match against Exeter Chiefs.
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Saracens v Leicester Tigers Premiership Preview

Friday 10 April 2015

Leicester Tigers have named their team to play Saracens at Allianz Park in the Aviva Premiership and made two changes to the line-up that started against Exeter Chiefs.
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Harlequins v Gloucester Premiership Preview

Friday 10 April 2015

Harlequins have named a team with five changes to the one that played Saracens at Wembley for this weekend's Aviva Premiership match at The Stoop against Gloucester.
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London Welsh v Wasps Premiership Preview

Friday 10 April 2015

Wasps Director of Rugby Dai Young has named a team with several changes for Sunday's Premiership match against London Welsh at the Kassam Stadium.
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Newcastle Falcons v Bath Premiership Preview

Friday 10 April 2015

Bath have named rugby league convert Sam Burgess at blindside flanker for their Aviva Premiership match against Newcastle Falcons at Kingston Park on Friday.
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Harlequins to rest Mike Brown due to concussion

Friday 10 April 2015

England fullback Mike Brown will be rested by Harlequins this weekend as he is still struggling to overcome the effects of concussion after seven weeks.
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SA flyhalf Tim Swiel commits future to Harleqiuns

Friday 10 April 2015

Aviva Premiership Rugby club harlequins have announced that South African flyhalf Tim Swiel will return to the Stoop next season having signed a full-time contract.
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Wales wing North to take a month break from rugby

Saturday 4 April 2015

Wales and Northampton Saints winger George North will take a one month break from playing rugby before seeing a specialist to be re-assessed.
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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
18
14
1
3
67
2
Saracens
19
13
1
5
61
3
Bath Rugby
19
13
0
6
61
4
Leicester Tigers
19
12
1
6
55
             
5
Exeter Chiefs
18
11
0
7
54
6
Wasps
18
9
1
8
48
7
Sale Sharks
18
10
0
8
47
8
Harlequins
19
9
0
10
43
9
Gloucester Rugby
19
7
1
11
38
10
London Irish
18
6
0
12
33
11
Newcastle Falcons
19
4
1
14
26
12
London Welsh
18
0
0
18
1
Last update :11/4/15 - Verified each monday

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