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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
Graham Dawe was the incarnation of uncompromising. That is one of the reasons why Eddie Jones invited the grizzled former Bath and England hooker, who is synonymous with the club’s glory days in the 1980s-90s, down to Pennyhill Park to hold a couple of tutorials last week.
Bath has received four-year planning consent for their stands at the Recreation Ground. It will include a new enhanced temporary West Stand and renewal of permissions for North, East and South Stands.
Luke Charteris reckons Bath can bring the best out of Taulupe Faletau. The Wales pair and former Newport Gwent Dragons team-mates will be reunited at the Recreation Ground next season. While Charteris will return from France, Faletau is to leave Wales for the first time, after agreeing to make the break from his home region.
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.
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.
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.
Former Wales international James Hook kicked five penalties as Gloucester fought back in abhorrent conditions to stun Bath 15-11 and leap to fifth place in the Aviva Premiership table – if only for 24 hours.
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.
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.
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 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.
A game of one half
PREVIEW: Bath may have lost their last five matches in succession but Gloucester hooker Richard Hibbard insists that all bets are off when a derby match rolls around.
Red Bull Racing and F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo have taken on Bath’s forwards in the ultimate scrum session, with the force of eight hundred horses up against eight mere mortals. With 900kg of muscle on home turf at Farleigh House, Bath were up for the challenge.
Bath’s rugby scrum have matched the grunt of a Formula One car in a test of man power against horse power.
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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: […]
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.