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Mallinder: Saints looking forward to Champions Cup

Saints director of rugby Jim Mallinder says that his Saints side are looking forward to playing Champions Cup rugby next season after securing their place in the competition with victory over Gloucester on Saturday. Speaking with SaintsTV after the match at Kingsholm, Mallinder said: “It was all about getting in the Champions Cup. “We put pressure on ourselves, everybody wanted it; we need to be i

Pisi shortlisted for Citizen Try of the Season

George Pisi’s try in Round 22 of the Aviva Premiership against Gloucester has been shortlisted for the Citizen Try of the Season award. The try gave Saints an early lead after 16 minutes following Greig Laidlaw’s penalty, as Saints went on to secure a 28-20 victory on Saturday to secure Champions Cup rugby for next season. In total, there were 616 tries scored in this season’s Aviva Premiership wi

Wood: We must go back to the drawing board

Tom Wood says that Saints need to regroup ahead of next season to make sure they are in contention for a top four finish in 2016/17. Speaking to SaintsTV after his side’s win over Gloucester at Kingsholm on Saturday, Wood said: “It’s been a long old slog, really attritional.” “We need to go back to the drawing board, correct a few things, and make sure that we can really come out firing. At least