Bristol

A game of succession: Eddie Jones’ scrum-half headache

With England’s Six Nations squad set to be announced on Friday afternoon, Joe Harvey has looked at some of the scrum-halves who may have a caught the eye of Eddie Jones.
18 January 2021

Kyle Sinckler handed two-week ban

England will miss the services of Kyle Sinckler for their Six Nations opener against Scotland after the Bristol prop was handed a two-week ban.
13 January 2021

Bristol Bears confirm Tom Whiteley signing ahead of 2021/22 season

Bristol Bears have confirmed the signing of scrum-half Tom Whiteley ahead of the 2021/22 season.
12 January 2021

Bristol Bears' Kyle Sinckler to face disciplinary hearing

Bristol Bears tighthead prop Kyle Sinckler will face a disciplinary hearing on Tuesday for allegedly swearing at referee Karl Dickson during the recently concluded Premiership game against Exeter Chiefs.
11 January 2021

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Exeter Chiefs 7-20 Bristol Bears

Bristol Bears scored 13 unanswered points in the second half as they defeated the defending champions Exeter Chiefs 20-7 in the sixth round of Gallagher Premiership at Sandy Park.
10 January 2021

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Bristol Bears 29-17 Newcastle Falcons

Bristol Bears managed to hold off Newcastle Falcons in the fifth round of the Gallagher Premiership as they completed a 29-17 win at Ashton Gate on Friday.
2 January 2021

Charles Piutau returns for Bristol Bears for clash against Newcastle

Bristol Bears director of rugby Pat Lam has named Charles Piutau at fullback for the fifth round of the Gallagher Premiership against Newcastle to be played at Ashton Gate on Friday.
31 December 2020

Pat Lam on how Bristol Bears have dealt with Premiership's Covid-19 disruption

With Covid having reared its ugly head this winter, Pat Lam explains how his team have been affected by Harlequins’ positive Covid tests and why his side are still able to play Newcastle Falcons.
31 December 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Harlequins 19-27 Bristol Bears

Bristol Bears successfully overcame a 19-point effort from Marcus Smith as they defeated Harlequins by an eight-point margin in the fourth round of the Gallagher Premiership at Twickenham Stoop on Saturday.
27 December 2020

Bristol Bears receive Semi Radradra boost

Bristol Bears have received a much-needed boost ahead of their fourth round of the Gallagher Premiership clash against Harlequins with Fiji international Semi Radradra returning to the starting XV.
25 December 2020

Argentina international Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro to join Bristol Bears on short-term deal

Bristol Bears have confirmed the signing of Argentina international Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro on a short-term deal.
22 December 2020

Match Report: Connacht 18-27 Bristol Bears

Bristol Bears managed to hold off Connacht in a closely fought Heineken Champions Cup as they registered a 18-27 win at The Sportsground.
21 December 2020

Semi Radradra to miss Bristol's Champions Cup game against Connacht

Bristol Bears director of rugby Pat Lam has confirmed that their star Fiji international Semi Radradra is ruled out of their upcoming Heineken Champions Cup game against Connacht.
16 December 2020

Match Report: Bristol Bears 38-51 Clermont Auvergne

Kotaro Matsushima scored a hat-trick as Clermont Auvergne defeated Bristol Bears 51-38 in the Heineken Champions Cup opener at Ashton Gate.
13 December 2020

Bristol Bears lodge complaint to World Rugby over Semi Radradra injury

Bristol Bears have lodged a formal complaint on Fiji over injury concerns over Semi Radradra.
9 December 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Bristol Bears 18-17 Northampton Saints

Sam Bedlow scored the decisive penalty goal in the final minute as Bristol Bears edged out Northampton Saints 18-17 in the third round of the Gallagher Premiership at Ashton Gate on Friday.
5 December 2020

Laying down the law: Bristol's Dave Attwood to feature at ‘On the Ball’ conference

The Bristol Bears lock is studying to become a barrister and this week, he is taking part in a rugby union conference which will be tackling some of the biggest issues in the game.
1 December 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Bristol Bears 30-13 Worcester Warriors

Bristol Bears came up with three second half tries as they defeated Worcester Warriors 30-13 in the second round of the Gallagher Premiership at Ashton Gate.
29 November 2020

Match Report: Wasps 23-20 Bristol Bears

As Wasps and Bristol Bears played their first game of the 2020/21 season, TRU were at the Ricoh Arena to watch the hosts claim an opening weekend victory.
22 November 2020

A lengthy injury list will worry Bristol but the Bears are dreaming again

Despite having to cope with a whole host of injuries to begin the 2020/21 Gallagher Premiership season, Bristol Bears will be aiming to take yet another step under the guidance of Pat Lam.
20 November 2020