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Guy Mercer named Bath captain

Guy Mercer has been named Bath captain ahead of the new season. The 26-year-old openside spent much of his childhood watching the team he now plays for from the terraces, and was educated at the city’s King Edward’s School.

Mercer to captain Bath Rugby

Aviva Premiership Rugby Club Bath have named openside flanker Guy Mercer as Club captain ahead of the 2016/17 season. England international fly-half George Ford, who played a crucial role in the recent historic series win against the Wallabies, has been installed as vice-Club captain. The 26-year-old Mercer spent much of his childhood watching the team […] The post Mercer to captain Bath Rugby appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Fruean could leave Crusaders to join Bath

Crusaders back Robbie Fruean could soon be joining former Crusaders head coach Todd Blackadder a English Rugby Club Bath. The Crusaders and Hawke’s Bay midfielder/wing Fruean missed the 2016 Super Rugby season due to a chest muscle injury and illness. However according to sources he has been discussing a move to Bath where he would […] The post Fruean could leave Crusaders to join Bath appeared first on Super Rugby | Super 18 Rugby and Rugby Championship News,Results and Fixtures from Super XV Rugby.

Jason Robinson

Major teams: Wigan RL, Bath, Sale Country: England Test span: 2001-07 England caps: 51 (47 starts) Lions caps: 5 (5 starts) Test points: 150 (30T)When Clive Woodward helped bring league star Jason Robinson to union at the turn of the century, he was signing …Continue reading »

Jeremy Guscott

Major teams: Bath Country: England Test span: 1989-99 England caps: 65 (62 starts) Lions caps: 8 (8 starts) Test points: 150 (31T, 3DG)The grander the stage, the greater the response – that’s what Lions legend Ian McGeechan calls the hallmark of a …Continue reading »

Exeter move excites DeVoto

Exeter utility back Ollie Devoto cannot wait to hit the ground running at his new club after arriving from Premiership rivals Bath. The post Exeter move excites DeVoto appeared first on Planetrugby.com.

Final few days for Bath Early Bird tickets

There are just a few days remaining for non-Season Ticket Holders to take advantage of a special Early Bird offer on their tickets for the Saints’ Aviva Premiership opener against Bath. The west country outfit are heading to Franklin’s Gardens on Saturday, September 3rd, and with the game not being shown on live TV the only way to see all the action as it happens is right here in person! Your Earl

England stars agree new deals with Bath

Bath have announced that Jonathan Joseph and Anthony Watson have both agreed long-term extensions to their contract that will see the England pair stay until at least 2019. The dynamic pair joined Bath in 2013, making their debuts in the 21-0 win over Newcastle Falcons in the opening game of the Premiership season. “I’m happy […]

Worcester sign Bath sacked flanker Faosiliva

Worcester Warriors have confirmed the signing of Samoa international back-row Alafoti Faosiliva. The flanker, who can also play at no.8, moves to Sixways after being sacked by Bath having been convicted of causing actual bodily harm on a student while drunk on a night out. Faosiliva spent much of his early career on the international […]

England star duo Watson and Joseph re-sign with Bath

Aviva Premiership Rugby club Bath have announced that Jonathan Joseph and Anthony Watson have both signed new new, long-term extensions with the Rugby Club. The new England Interanational’s deals will keep them playing for Bath until at least 2019. The dynamic pair joined Bath in 2013, making their debuts in the 0-21 win over Newcastle […] The post England star duo Watson and Joseph re-sign with Bath appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Bath re-sign Joseph, Watson

Bath have announced that England duo Jonathan Joseph and Anthony Watson have both agreed long-term contract extensions until at least 2019. The post Bath re-sign Joseph, Watson appeared first on Planetrugby.com.

Aviva Premiership’s Most Important Signing this Summer

With the many comings and goings this summer, Aviva Premiership teams have been bolstering their squads for the upcoming season. We take at a look at the best piece of business done by each club, in alphabetical order. ; Bath – Taulepe Faletau (from Newport-Gwent Dragons) In our opinion, this was probably the best transfer …

Bath appoint former New Zealand captain as head coach

Aviva Premiership team Bath Rugby have announced that Todd Blackadder will be their new director of rugby and Tabai Matson will take over as head coach. Mike Ford was sacked from his position as head coach by Bath in May earlier this year after a poor 2015/16 campaign led to them finishing ninth in the […] The post Bath appoint former New Zealand captain as head coach appeared first on Read Rugby Union.