Bristol

Bristol Bears appoint John Afoa as new scrum coach for 2021/22 season

Former New Zealand international John Afoa has been appointed the new scrum coach of Bristol Bears ahead of the 2021/22 season.
20 April 2021

Match Centre: Newcastle Falcons 17-34 Bristol Bears

Max Malins scored a double as Bristol Bears completed a 34-17 victory over Newcastle Falcons in the 16th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Kingston Park on Saturday.
18 April 2021

Bristol lock Dave Attwood signs one-year contract extension

Bristol Bears have announced that lock Dave Attwood has signed a one-year contract extension with the Gallagher Premiership club.
10 April 2021

Match Centre: Bordeaux Begles 36-17 Bristol Bears

Matthieu Jalibert kicked 22 points as Bordeaux Begles defeated Bristol Bears 36-17 in their round-of-16 clash in the Heineken Champions Cup at Stade Chaban-Delmas.
5 April 2021

Picture perfect: Blast from the past can set Wales on road to a bright future

Ahead of their Women's Six Nations opener in Vannes this weekend, Gary Heatly heard from Wales' captain, Siwan Lillicrap.
2 April 2021

Champions Cup ambition was ‘scoffed’ at but Bristol are rightly at Europe’s top table

Bristol Bears clinched the Challenge Cup last season but challenging for European club rugby’s top honour has always been the aim for Pat Lam.
31 March 2021

John Afoa signs one-year contract extension with Bristol Bears

Bristol Bears have confirmed that former All Blacks prop John Afoa has signed a one-year contract extension with the Gallagher Premiership club.
30 March 2021

Match Centre: Bristol Bears 35-33 Harlequins

Kyle Sinckler scored a decisive final minute try while Callum Sheedy kicked a nerveless conversion as Bristol Bears edged out Harlequins 35-33 in the latest round of the Gallagher Premiership at Ashton Gate.
28 March 2021

Match Centre: Northampton Saints 21-28 Bristol Bears

Bristol Bears have consolidated their position at the top as they managed to hold off Northampton Saints with a 28-21 win in the 14th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Franklin's Gardens on Sunday.
22 March 2021

Bristol Bears duo Bryan Byrne and Niyi Adeolokun sign contract extensions

Bristol Bears have confirmed that wing Niyi Adeolokun and hooker Bryan Byrne have agreed for contract extensions with the Gallagher Premiership club.
18 March 2021

Match Centre: Bristol Bears 37-20 Wasps

Bristol Bears have consolidated their position at the top of the table as they defeated Wasps 37-20 in the 13th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Ashton Gate on Friday.
13 March 2021

Match Centre: Worcester Warriors 23-24 Bristol Bears

Ratu Naulago scored a hat-trick as Bristol Bears edged out 24-23 in the 12th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Sixways on Saturday.
7 March 2021

Bristol Bears scrum-half Harry Randall expected to be sidelined for up to eight weeks

Bristol Bears scrum-half Harry Randall is expected to be sidelined for up to eight weeks following an ankle injury.
4 March 2021

Bristol Bears are prepared to be ‘hunted’ says Pat Lam

Sitting top of the league, Bristol Bears Director of Rugby Pat Lam has called for mental strength from his players as they aim to dig deep and extend their lead at the top of the Gallagher Premiership.
3 March 2021

Match Centre: London Irish 34-34 Bristol Bears

London Irish scored three tries in the final quarter as they came from behind to secure a 34-34 draw against Bristol Bears in the 10th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Community Stadium.
22 February 2021

Stef Evans Exclusive - Falling back in love with rugby and turning #ICare awareness into action

TRU's columnist Charlie Beckett exclusively chatted to Bristol Bears star Stef Evans about her rugby journey and the importance of building on the #ICare movement.
16 February 2021

Match Centre: Gloucester Rugby 17-18 Bristol Bears

Ioan Lloyd kicked the decisive penalty goal in the 75th minute as Bristol Bears edged out Gloucester Rugby 18-17 in the ninth round of the Gallagher Premiership at Kingsholm.
13 February 2021

Piers O'Conor named Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player of the Month for January 2021

Bristol Bears' centre Piers O’Conor was today acclaimed as “a star in a star-studded team” as he was named Gallagher Premiership Rugby player of the Month for January 2021.
11 February 2021

Match Centre: Bristol Bears 13-20 Sale Sharks

Luke James scored the decisive try in the closing stage as Sale Sharks came from behind to beat Bristol Bears 20-13 in the eighth round of the Gallagher Premiership at Ashton Gate on Friday.
6 February 2021

Bristol's win over Bath was 'extremely pleasing' - Pat Lam

Bristol Bears director of rugby Pat Lam described the club's win over Bath Rugby in the recently concluded Gallagher Premiership clash as 'extremely pleasing'.
30 January 2021