Aviva Premiership

Probable candidates to replace Jim Mallinder at Northampton

Following Northampton Saints' decision to sack director of rugby Jim Mallinder after a 10-year stint with the Aviva Premiership club, we take a look at five probable candidates, who could replace him.
13 December 2017

Northampton Saints axe DOR Jim Mallinder

Northampton Saints have confirmed the sacking of director of rugby Jim Mallinder following the dismal performance of the Aviva Premiership club this season.
12 December 2017

Telusa Veainu to undergo surgery after fractured jaw

Leicester Tigers fullback Telusa Veainu is set to face a lengthy period on the sidelines following a double fracture to his jaw that he sustained during the recently concluded European Champions Cup encounter against Munster at Thomond Park.
12 December 2017

Ellis Genge sidelined for two months due to shoulder surgery

Leicester Tigers have confirmed that England international Ellis Genge will be on the sidelines for two months following a shoulder injury.
7 December 2017

Gloucester quartet pen new deals

Gloucester Rugby have confirmed a quartet of players including former England and British & Irish Lions centre Billy Twelvetrees have penned new deals with the Aviva Premiership club.
7 December 2017

David Paice banned for five weeks

London Irish skipper David Paice has been sanctioned a five-week ban following his red-card incident in the recently concluded Aviva Premiership clash against Gloucester.
7 December 2017

Ruan Ackermann named Aviva Premiership Rugby player of the month

Gloucester Rugby no.8 Ruan Ackermann has been named Aviva Premiership Rugby Player of the Month for November 2017.
7 December 2017

Alex Waller sidelined with broken arm

Northampton Saints prop Alex Waller has been sidelined for eight to ten weeks following a broken arm that he suffered during the recently concluded Aviva Premiership clash against Newcastle Falcons at Franklin's Gardens.
6 December 2017

Joe Launchbury signs contract extension with Wasps

Wasps have confirmed that England international Joe Launchbury has penned a new deal with the Aviva Premiership club.
6 December 2017

Bath charged by Premiership Rugby for releasing Taulupe Faletau

Premiership Rugby has confirmed charges against Aviva Premiership club Bath for releasing Taulupe Faletau for Wales' final autumn international game against South Africa last weekend.
6 December 2017

Byron McGuigan to appear before RFU disciplinary panel

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed that Sale Sharks winger Byron McGuigan will appear before a disciplinary panel on Wednesday following his red card in the recently concluded Aviva Premiership encounter against Worcester Warriors.
6 December 2017

David Paice will face disciplinary panel on Tuesday

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed a disciplinary hearing against London Irish skipper David Paice following his red-card incident in the recently concluded Aviva Premiership encounter against Gloucester at Kingsholm.
5 December 2017

Dylan Hartley determined to help Northampton out of losing slide

Northampton Saints captain Dylan Hartley expressed confidence on his team to return back to winning ways after experiencing a series of defeats.
4 December 2017

TRU's Aviva Premiership game of the weekend: Round 10

Highlights from the Stoop where Harlequins took on Saracens in the tenth round of the 2017-18 Aviva Premiership Rugby season.
4 December 2017

Harlequins shock Saracens with 20-19 win after Tim Visser's late try

Tim Visser scored the decisive try in the closing stage as Harlequins came from behind to beat Saracens 20-19 in their Aviva Premiership encounter at Twickenham Stoop on Sunday.
4 December 2017

Kearnan Myall's last-gasp try helps Wasps beat Leicester 32-25

Kearnan Myall scored the decisive try in the 78th minute as Wasps pulled out a thrilling 32-25 victory over Leicester Tigers in their Aviva Premiership encounter at Ricoh Arena on Saturday.
3 December 2017

Gloucester move to second with 39-15 win over London Irish

Billy Burns scored a double as Gloucester went on to beat London Irish 39-15 in their Aviva Premiership face-off at Kingsholm on Saturday.
3 December 2017

Exeter Chiefs maintain top position with 42-29 bonus point win over Bath

A dominant first half performance from Exeter Chiefs saw them seal a 42-29 bonus point victory over Bath Rugby in their Aviva Premiership encounter at Sandy Park on Saturday.
3 December 2017

Sale Sharks edge past Worcester despite McGuigan red-card

Sale Sharks overcame a red card to Byron McGuigan as they went on to beat Worcester Warriors 14-18 in their Aviva Premiership face-off at Sixways on Friday.
2 December 2017

Nili Latu's last minute heroics help Newcastle pull-off 22-24 win

Nili Latu starred with a last minute try while Tane Takulua slotted the conversion as Newcastle Falcons brought an end to their four-match losing streak in the Aviva Premiership with a 22-24 triumph over Northampton Saints at Franklin's Gardens on Friday.
2 December 2017