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Worcester lock banned for biting

Worcester Warriors lock Tevita Cavubati has been banned for nine weeks for biting Jebb Sinclair on Sunday. The Fijian forward, 28, was also ordered to pay £500 costs following a Rugby Football Union disciplinary hearing on Tuesday. He said: “I would like to apologise to my team-mates, the coaches and supporters.

Warriors sign South African International Potgieter

Worcester Warriors have completed the signing of 28-year-old South African international, Dewald Potgieter, from Japan Top League club, Yamaha Jubilo. The flanker has played six times for the Springboks and has won two South African Super Rugby titles in 2009 and 2010. Warriors head coach, Dean Ryan, believes Potgieter’s experience at the highest level can help […] The post Warriors sign South African International Potgieter appeared first on Read Rugby Union.

Worcester snap up former Bok Potgieter

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.

Irish jump to 11th with win over Worcester

Tries either side of half-time from Ciaran Hearn and Andy Fenby breathed new life into London Irish’s Aviva Premiership campaign as they secured a crucial 20-13 win against fellow strugglers Worcester to move off the foot of the table and move to just a point behind the Warriors.

London Irish move off the botttom with Worcester win

London Irish moved off the bottom of the Aviva Premiership standings by beating fellow strigglers Worcester Warriors 20-13 at the Madejski Stadium. Both teams scored two tries each and the difference came down to kicks with Shane Geraghty scoring 10 points compared to Ryan Mills four points. The result leaves Newcastle Falcons back down in […] The post London Irish move off the botttom with Worcester win appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

250 up for Topsy Ojo

London Irish’s record try scorer, Topsy Ojo, will make his 250th appearance for the Club when he leads the team out for Sunday’s Aviva Premiership fixture against Worcester Warriors (kick-off 1pm).

London Irish v Worcester Warriors Premiership Preview

Worcester Warriors Director of Rugby Dean Ryan has made one change to his starting side to play London Irish in the Aviva Premiership on Sunday. Matt Cox comes in at openside flanker in place of Marco Mama as Warriors go in search of an all-important third league victory of the season.

Springbok Olivier signs new Warriors deal

South Africa international Wynand Olivier has committed his future to Worcester after signing a new contract with the club. The 2007 World Cup winner joined from French Top 14 side Montpellier last October and has proved an impressive addition to the Warriors backline making nine appearances already this season.

Former Bok Olivier signs new Worcester deal

Former Springbok and Bulls back Wynand Olivier has committed his future to Warriors after signing a new contract with the Club. The 2007 Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok joined from French Top 14 side Montpellier in October 2015 and has proved an impressive addition to the Warriors backline. The centre has become a first-team regular this […] The post Former Bok Olivier signs new Worcester deal appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Worcester 15 Chiefs 30

Baxter’s side produce powerful display to record maximum haul from their away-day visit to Worcester’s Sixways Stadium The post Worcester 15 Chiefs 30 appeared first on Exeter Chiefs.