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Watch: Owen Farrell Cuts Open Wasps As Saracens Produce Rampant Start

Saracens have produced a blistering start to their Aviva Premiership semi-final against Wasps at Allianz Park.   Mark McCall’s side registered a try just after two minutes when Alex Lozowski touched down under the posts but most of the credit must go to Owen Farrell who should some great awareness to cut right through the heart of the Wasps defence. Farrell …

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Have A Gloucester Tattoo? The Club Will Pay You To Get A New One

Gloucester revealed their new rebranding yesterday which has seen the crest of the club change to this.  LIVE The new Gloucester Rugby Club Website is now live!https://t.co/VuAv4kFgwQ #WeAreGloucesterRugby pic.twitter.com/EpV5N70zKx — Gloucester Rugby (@gloucesterrugby) May 15, 2018 The club also released a new jersey which you can see below. Introducing the 2018-19 @gloucesterrugby Home Shirt! The first 1000 shirts are available …

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There Is A Lot To Play For On The Final Day Of The Aviva Premiership

We’ve finally reached the end of the regular Aviva Premiership season and there is still plenty to play for.  The semi-final contenders have already been confirmed but the make-up of those semi-finals will be decided by the outcome of Newcastle Falcons v Wasps. As it stands, the Exeter Chiefs will host the Newcastle Falcons while Saracens will host Wasps but …

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Will Greenwood Names His Premiership Team Of The Season

With the Aviva Premiership reaching the finishing line, you will tend to see many ‘Team Of The Season’ pieces published by various rugby journalists and publications. With the Exeter Chiefs, Saracens, Wasps and Newcastle Falcons already confirmed as the semi-finalists with one round of games remaining, it’s likely that most teams will be littered with players from these four clubs. …

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The Times And Dates For The Aviva Premiership Semi-Finals Have Been Released

With just one round to go, we now know the lineup for the Aviva Premiership semi-finals. Reigning champions the Exeter Chiefs, Saracens, Wasps and surprise package the Newcastle Falcons will battle it out to lift the trophy at Twickenham on 26 May. The Chiefs and Saracens have guaranteed home advantage for the semi-finals after guaranteeing first and second position, respectively. …

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Playoff Race Going Down To The Wire In Aviva Premiership This Weekend

The playoff race for this season’s Aviva Premiership is going down to the wire with Friday night’s clash between Leicester Tigers and the Newcastle Falcons set to have a huge say on who makes it to the semi-finals next month, with leovegas.com.  Leicester Tigers v Newcastle Falcons Leicester have named arguably their strongest side of the season with the returning …

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Despite RFU Rest Agreeement, Saracens Pick Mako Vunipola To Start

Saracens have picked Mako Vunipola to start in this afternoon’s clash with Bath at Allianz Park despite their being an agreement between the RFU and Premiership clubs for mandatory rest periods. The agreement is such that if a player plays in all five Six Nations matches and those appearances account for 80% of total aggregated minutes, then that player should …

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The Premiership Will Have A New Name From Next Season

The Premiership will have a new name from next season as the partnership with Aviva, which has been in place for the last eight years, expires at the end of this season. US insurance giant, Gallagher, will take over as the new title sponsor for the league and as a result, it will soon be known as the ‘Gallagher Premiership’. …

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