Sale Sharks forward Andrei Ostrikov has been handed a four-week ban following his red-card incident in the recently concluded European Rugby Challenge Cup clash against Bordeaux Begles at Stade Chaban-Delmas.
Sale Sharks and England’s Chris Ashton tells Chris Heal about a ‘really good’ last two months, his international aspirations ahead of next year’s World Cup and why there is still a lot more to come from his club side.
Joe Cokanasiga scored a vital try with eight minutes to go as Bath Rugby came from behind to seal a 7-7 draw against Sale Sharks in a low-scoring Gallagher Premiership encounter at Recreation Ground on Saturday.
In his latest column for TRU, Josh Beaumont reflects on another important home win for Sale, the battle at the bottom, reaching a personal milestone + some of the key points from the Autumn internationals.
Sale Sharks made a promising start to their European Rugby Challenge Cup campaign as they went on to complete a 41-24 bonus point win over Perpignan riding on a hat-trick from Byron McGuigan in their Pool 3 encounter at Stade Aime Giral on Friday.