Bristol

Defeat to Sale Sharks will be a learning experience - Pat Lam

Bristol Bears director of rugby Pat Lam feels the recent Gallagher Premiership defeat against Sale Sharks will be a learning experience.
31 August 2020

Sale Sharks move to second after 40-7 win over Bristol Bears

Sale Sharks came up with a six-try performance as they went on to trounce Bristol Bears in the 17th round of the Gallagher Premiership at AJ Bell Stadium on Saturday.
30 August 2020

Exclusive: Bryan Byrne - We don’t have time to worry about others

In an exclusive interview with TRU, Bristol hooker Bryan Byrne discusses the club’s Premiership campaign and how he is adapting to life in England.
28 August 2020

Bristol Bears sign Peter McCabe, Niyi Adeolokun and Keiron Assiratti on short-term deal

Bristol Bears have confirmed the signing of Peter McCabe, Niyi Adeolokun and Keiron Assiratti on short-term contracts.
28 August 2020

Exclusive: Cameron Neild - Every Sale player knows we are pushing hard for home semi-final

Cameron Neild was one of many strong performers for Sale Sharks on Tuesday night as they secured a vital win over Wasps, but now Steve Diamond's side will turn their attention to second-placed Bristol Bears.
28 August 2020

Late try from Billy Keast helps Exeter edge out Bristol 22-25

Billy Keast scored a 77th minute try as Exeter Chiefs came from behind to edge out Bristol Bears 22-25 in the 16th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Ashton Gate on Tuesday.
26 August 2020

Pat Lam on a 'big week' in the Premiership

Ahead of their midweek clash against Exeter, Pat Lam admits it could be a vital week for Bristol Bears and their top four rivals.
24 August 2020

First half dominance leads Bristol Bears to 24-33 win over Gloucester

Bristol Bears maintained their winning streak since the Premiership restart as they defeated Gloucester Rugby 24-33 at Kingsholm Stadium on Friday.
22 August 2020

Highlights: Gallagher Premiership Round 14

The 14th round of Gallagher Premiership which restarted after close to a five-moth hiatus following the pandemic coronavirus saw wins for Harlequins, Gloucester, Exeter, Bath, Bristol and Wasps.
18 August 2020

Late penalty try helps Bristol Bears to 16-12 win over Saracens

A penalty try in the 77th minute proved decisive as Bristol Bears edged out Saracens in their Premiership face-off at Ashton Gate on Saturday.
16 August 2020

33 players commit their future to Bristol Bears

Bristol Bears have confirmed 33 players have committed their immediate future with the club ahead of their Premiership game against Saracens.
15 August 2020

“Champions Cup: our ambition” is Bristol’s aim and the Premiership restart could see the Bears take their next steps

Bristol Bears’ goal is to be the best team in Europe and the resumption of the Premiership could see Pat Lam’s side continue to move forward.
14 August 2020

Tom Lindsay Column: Retirement, getting back to coaching and rugby restarting

In his latest column for Talking Rugby Union, Tom Lindsay discusses life after retirement, the joy of returning to coaching and he also looks ahead to the Premiership restarting.
13 August 2020

Exclusive: From Durham Uni to Bristol Bears - Fitz Harding

Recently leaving Durham University for a professional contract with Bristol, Fitz Harding spoke to TRU about life as a Bear and looking back on his BUCS Super Rugby days.
12 August 2020

Bristol Bears sign scrum-half Tom Kessell on short-term deal

Bristol Bears have confirmed the signing of scrum-half Tom Kessell on a short-term deal with immediate effect for the remainder of the 2019/20 season.
10 August 2020

Bristol Bears name Omar Mouneimne as new defence coach

Bristol Bears have announced that Omar Mouneimne will join the Gallagher Premiership club as new defence coach with immediate effect.
7 July 2020

Tom Lindsay Column: Hanging up the boots and making the effort

In his maiden column for Talking Rugby Union, Tom Lindsay discusses his recent retirement from the game and why it is important to plan for life after the sport.
3 July 2020

Bristol Bears appoint Alasdair Dickinson as new scrums coach

Bristol Bears have announced former Scotland international Alasdair Dickinson as the new scrums coach for the Gallagher Premiership club.
1 July 2020

Bristol Bears make U-turn on reduction of Premiership salary cap proposal

Bristol Bears have backed Premiership Rugby on the reduction in salary cap after initially opposing the move.
11 June 2020

Bristol Bears confirm squad with retained list

Bristol Bears have confirmed their updated squad with 19 players set to make exit from the Premiership club.
3 June 2020