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Anglo-Welsh Cup draw announced

Following a year’s break, the Anglo-Welsh Cup will return in November with holders Saracens kicking off against Gloucester at Kingsholm. The post Anglo-Welsh Cup draw announced appeared first on Planetrugby.com.

Burger out of Bok contention?

Future Saracens player Schalk Burger says he is committed to the English side and ruled himself out of Springbok contention. The post Burger out of Bok contention? appeared first on Planetrugby.com.

Ransom moves to London Irish

London Irish have announced the signing of full-back Ben Ransom from reigning Premiership champions Saracens ahead of the new campaign. The post Ransom moves to London Irish appeared first on Planetrugby.com.

Barritt to captain Premiership champions Saracens

Current Premiership champions Saracens have announced that they have appointed Brad Barritt as captain for the upcoming season. Barritt takes over from Alistair Hargreaves, in skippering the reigning Aviva Premiership and European champions. As he prepares for his ninth season in Saracens colours, 29-year old centre Barritt assumes the captaincy role on permanent basis after […] The post Barritt to captain Premiership champions Saracens appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Jones column: Visionary Venter can rebuild Irish

By Chris Jones Brendan Venter has never owned a pair of rose tinted glasses. The 1995 World Cup-winning Springbok centre, who built the foundations that have allowed Saracens to dominate European rugby, is driven by a desire to help others reach their potential if they are prepared to put in the hard yards. That is […]

Barritt: Schalk can lead us to treble

Saracens skipper Brad Barritt reckons the arrival of South African back-rower Schalk Burger will take his side to the next level as the Men in Black target a Premiership ‘threepeat’ and the defence of the Champions Cup. Lawrence Dallaglio’s all-conquering Wasps were the last to claim a Premiership title hat-trick between 2003 and 2005, but […]

Saracens move excites Lozowski

New Saracens signing Alex Lozowski cannot wait to hit the ground running at the Premiership champions after arriving from Wasps. The post Saracens move excites Lozowski appeared first on Planetrugby.com.

Saints to open and close Northampton Singha Sevens

The Saints will kick off and close the Northampton leg of the 2016 Premiership Rugby Singha Sevens Series on Friday, July 29th. The men in black, green and gold will begin their campaign against Harlequins at 7pm, with the final game of the evening coming against Gloucester at 9:15pm. These two matches will sandwich a clash with Saracens, with all of the other three teams also playing each other d