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Saracens suffered their first defeat of the 2016-17 English Premiership season as Harlequins managed to slip past with a 17-10 win at the Twickenham Stoop on Saturday.
Saracens suffered their first defeat of the Premiership season on Saturday as they went down to Harlequins 17-10 at the Stoop. The post Harlequins shock Saracens appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Saracens will not appeal Ashton biting ban
• Wing suspended by independent panel after being cited for biting• ‘We will support Chris’ says Saracens director of rugby Mark McCallSaracens have decided not to appeal the 13-week ban …
REACTION: Saracens confirmed on Friday that they will not appeal the decision from an independent RFU disciplinary panel to suspend Chris Ashton for 13 weeks for biting.
Team News: Saracens name side to face Harlequins
English club Saracens have announced they will not appeal against Chris Ashton’s 13-week ban for biting. The post Saracens won’t appeal Ashton ban appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
Saracens have confirmed that Fijian wing Save Rawaca will no longer be joining the club. The Olympic Gold Medallist returned to Fiji after competing in the Rio Olympics but will not join up with the Allianz Park side citing ‘personal reasons’ back in his homeland for his decision. Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall: “We […]
NEWS: Saracens confirm that Fiji wing Savenaca Rawaca will no longer be joining the club.
Saracens can confirm that Fijian wing Save Rawaca will no longer be joining the club. The post Rawaca not joining Saracens appeared first on Planetrugby.com.
A successful overseas experience in Christchurch club rugby has seen Nathan Earle’s working holiday extended to the national provincial championship as the Hong Kong-born wing targets game time at English club Saracens.
Is Ashton the Balotelli, Barton or Suarez of rugby?
The Falcons’ trip to champions Saracens will be a 1.30pm Christmas Eve kick-off at Allianz Park, before successive Friday night home dates. The first of those comes on Friday December 30 when Wasps are the visitors to Kingston Park Stadium in a 7.45pm kick-off, the game being shown live on BT Sport. And the cameras will again be in town on Friday January 6 when Bath are the Aviva Premiership visitors (kick-off 7.45pm).
Saracens Women Sign Olympic Stars
Club Statement: Chris Ashton
Defence coach Alan Dickens has said that Saints must build on their first 60 minutes at Saracens in the coming weeks as they return to Franklin’s Gardens to face Wasps on Saturday. After a frustrating 27-12 loss to Saracens last weekend, Saints return home for back-to-back fixtures starting with their East Midlands rivals on Saturday. The men in black, green and gold were on the money with keeping
Club Statement: Save Rawaca
So, a 13 week ban for Chris Ashton for biting the arm of Saints prop Alex Waller at the weekend.Ashton is a strange one. By all accounts a decent bloke and well-liked off the pitch, when he crosses the whitewash onto the field of play he appears to have the seemingly never-ending capacity to behave like a complete an utter wazzock.Whether it’s the ludicrously self-indulgent ‘Ash Splash’, or pulling an opponent’s hair, or being banned for gouging against Ulster, or shouting at the opposition kicker to trying to put him off, or shoving someone in the back, or chewing down on an opponent’s forearm, the list goes on…Saracens are a loyal club and are rallying around their errant player.”There is one rule for Chris Ashton and one rule for every other professional rugby player in England,” says former Sarries CEO Edward Griffiths.Sorry, Eddie, but that’s utter bollocks – there comes a time when you have to stop excusing a player’s lack of self discipline and read him the riot act.If not now, when?
Wing must learn to keep his composure and avoid playing the victim after his latest ban or he will finish his career having not made the most of his talentWhen …
England fly-half Farrell set for Saracens return
Saracens Women trio named in England squad for Rugby Europe Grand Prix Sevens Series