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Should There Be A Play-Off Between The Championship’s Winners And The Premiership’s Losers?

TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - AUGUST 24: The Aviva Premiership trophy sits on the edge of the pitch during the Aviva Premiership Season Launch 2011-2012 at Twickenham Stadium on August 24, 2011 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images for Aviva)

Taking a break from the international series briefly, it is time to look at the Premiership table and how it has changed while some players have been away on international duty. A familiar pattern has emerged with Saracens leading the way, and with new boys Bristol still winless in 12th, six points behind Worcester. At this stage last year, now relegated …

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Aviva Premiership To Introduce Groundbreaking New Concussion Guidelines

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 30: The Aviva Premiership trophy is displayed prior to kickoff during the Aviva Premiership Final between Bath Rugby and Saracens at Twickenham Stadium on May 30, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

The Aviva Premiership is set to become the first professional league in world rugby to trial real time pitchside concussion video reviews to help medical staff better identify players who have been exposed to head injuries. In a groundbreaking development, technology by MyplayXplay system will be used in all 135 Aviva Premiership rugby matches this season to help better determine whether a player …

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