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Harris and Watson return for Friday

Chris Harris and Marcus Watson return to the Newcastle Falcons starting XV for this Friday’s Aviva Premiership match against Leicester Tigers as the club look to extend their home winning streak to five games. Having beaten Bath and Harlequins in the last two home league games and taken bonus points from away games at London Irish and Wasps, a predominantly settled selection will enter the field with a chance to maintain and increase the momentum building behind the team. Harris’s return sees the Cumbrian back take the outside centre shirt for the eighth time for the club, while Adam Powell moves across to the inside centre berth in place of Juan Pablo Socino, who moves to the bench

Warriors sign Springbok flanker

Warriors have added further competition to the back row by securing the signing of Springbok flanker Dewald Potgieter. The 28-year-old joins up with his new teammates immediately ahead of Saturday’s clash with Bath Rugby at Sixways.

Worcester snap up former Bok Potgieter

English Premiership Rugby club Worcester Warriors have signed former Springbok flanker Dewald Potgieter with immediate effect. The new signing makes Potgieter immediately available for training ahead of Saturday’s clash with Bath Rugby at Sixways. Potgieter has a decorated history in his native South Africa, having won two consecutive Super Rugby titles with the Bulls in […] The post Worcester snap up former Bok Potgieter appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Baxter refusing to panic

Chiefs leader will be looking for a swift response from his team, who now face back-to-back away days before visit of Bath on February 28 The post Baxter refusing to panic appeared first on Exeter Chiefs.

Bath Are Contemplating Parting Ways With Head Coach Mike Ford

Mike Ford, having lost his son George to England duty, faces an anxious wait to find out if Bath owner Bruce Craig will keep faith with him after the club’s latest humiliating home defeat to Gloucester on Friday. Last season’s Aviva Premiership finalists have endured a nightmare start to the season, losing seven of their […]The post Bath Are Contemplating Parting Ways With Head Coach Mike Ford appeared first on In The Loose.

Hook boot sinks Bath

REPORT: James Hook booted all 15 points as Gloucester beat Bath 15-11 for the first time in six attempts, to move into the Premiership top six.

Hook boots Gloucester to victory over Bath

Gloucester came from behind to upset West Country rivals Bath 11-15 at the Recreation Ground in the Aviva Premiership. Bath scored the only try of the match in the first half and Gloucester won the match through former Wales international James Hook’s boot. The result pushes Gloucester up the table and into the top six […] The post Hook boots Gloucester to victory over Bath appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Premiership round 11 teams

Bath v Gloucester Bath: Tom Homer; Semesa Rokoduguni, Matt Banahan, Kyle Eastmond, Horacio Agulla; Dan Bowden, Chris Cook; Max Lahiff, Rob Webber, David Wilson; Stuart Hooper (Capt.), Dominic Day; Matt Garvey, Francois Louw, Leroy Houston. Replacements: Tom Dunn, Nathan Catt, Henry Thomas, Charlie Ewels, Tom Ellis, Alafoti Faosiliva, Niko Matawalu, Max Clark. Gloucester: Billy Burns; […]

Bath Rugby v Gloucester Premiership Preview

Bath have named club captain Stuart Hooper in their side to play in the Aviva Premiership local derby clash at Gloucester on Friday night at the Rec Hooper partners Wales international Dominic Day in the second row for one of rugby’s oldest rivalries. The back row of Matt Garvey, Francois Louw and Leroy Houston is […] The post Bath Rugby v Gloucester Premiership Preview appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Chiefs U18s 48 Bath U18s 22

No.8 Charlie Wright led the way for Exeter Chiefs Under-18s as they saw off local rivals Bath 48-22 in their latest Aviva Premiership Under-18s fixture The post Chiefs U18s 48 Bath U18s 22 appeared first on Exeter Chiefs.

Rob Webber to link up with Sale

As revealed by Neil Fissler in The Rugby Paper on January 17, Sale Sharks have secured the services of Rob Webber for next season. The hooker, who has 13 England caps, will join from Bath on a two-year deal as a direct replacement for Tommy Taylor who is on his way to Wasps. He said: […]

Total Flanker Approves #2

I know we probably shouldn’t heap undue pressure on the shoulders of up-and-coming young players but, having watched Maro Itoje’s immense performance against Bath this weekend, there’s little doubt in my mind that the young Saracen should, at the very least, be in the England match day 23.Have a TF seal of approval, young man.