Leicester Tigers

From the challengers to the champions – The Champions Cup returns

Ahead of the Champions Cup’s return this weekend, TRU’s Joe Harvey heard what some of the competition’s familiar faces had to say ahead of the big kick-off on Friday evening in Northampton.
9 December 2021

Leicester Tigers confirm signing of Handre Pollard

Leicester Tigers have announced the signing of South African fly-half Handre Pollard ahead of the 2022/23 season.
7 December 2021

Match Centre: Leicester Tigers 16-14 Harlequins

Leicester Tigers maintained their prefect start in the ongoing Gallagher Premiership campaign as they edged out Harlequins 16-14 in the 10th round at Mattioli Woods Welford Road Stadium.
5 December 2021

Lewis Moody Interview: It feels like there is a new boss in town

Exeter and Saracens may well be renewing their rivalry, but Leicester Tigers' meeting with Harlequins is a clash which could spark a new battle for supremacy in the Premiership.
4 December 2021

Leicester Tigers grant early release for Thom Smith

Leicester Tigers have granted an early release to back-rower Thom Smith with immediate effect.
3 December 2021

South Africa fly-half Handre Pollard set to join Leicester Tigers - Report

South Africa fly-half Handre Pollard could make a move to the Gallagher Premiership after he has been linked to Leicester Tigers according to reports.
1 December 2021

Strength and Conditioning Lead Matt Parr to leave Leicester Tigers

Leicester Tigers have announced Strength and Conditioning Lead Matt Parr will be leaving the Gallagher Premiership in the new year.
30 November 2021

Sale Sharks in discussion with England fly-half George Ford

Sale Sharks have expressed interest in signing England and Leicester Tigers fly-half George Ford.
12 November 2021

George Ford named Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player of the Month

Leicester Tigers outside-half George Ford was today named Gallagher Player of the Month for October, capping an outstanding start to the season for the playmaker and his club.
11 November 2021

Leicester Tigers back-row Gareth Evans announces retirement

Leicester Tigers back row Gareth Evans has announced his retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect.
11 November 2021

Match Centre: Leicester Tigers 40-23 Bath Rugby

Leicester Tigers maintained their perfect start in the ongoing Gallagher Premiership season as they defeated Bath Rugby 40-23 in the 8th round at Mattioli Woods Welford Road Stadium on Friday.
6 November 2021

“I’m glad we backed him” – Coventry on helping Nic Dolly to international recognition

Following his England call-up Joe Harvey heard from Rowland Winter and Phil Boulton to learn about the hooker’s time at Coventry.
25 October 2021

Match Centre: Leicester Tigers 19-11 Sale Sharks

Leicester Tigers managed to overcome a late try from Curtis Langdon as they sealed their sixth successive win in the ongoing Gallagher Premiership edging out Sale Sharks 19-11 at Mattioli Woods Welford Road Stadium.
24 October 2021

Leicester Tigers hooker Tom Youngs takes 'indefinite leave' from club duties

Leicester Tigers have announced that former England international Tom Youngs will take an indefinite leave from the club to take care of his wife Tiffany, who is battling an illness.
18 October 2021

Tigers maul Worcester 3-48 to maintain their unbeaten start to the season

It was all Leicester Tigers at Sixways on Saturday afternoon, as Steve Borthwick’s team dominated Worcester Warriors in their own back yard. Joe Harvey was in the West Midlands to watch as the action unfolded.
16 October 2021

Match Centre: London Irish 16-21 Leicester Tigers

George Ford kicked two penalties in the final 10 minutes as Leicester Tigers edged out London Irish 21-16 in the fourth round of the Gallagher Premiership at Brentford Community Stadium.
10 October 2021

Leicester Tigers' Dan Kelly handed three-week ban

Leicester Tigers centre Dan Kelly has been handed a three-week ban following an incident in the recently concluded Gallagher Premiership game against Saracens.
6 October 2021

Leicester's Dan Kelly to face independent disciplinary hearing

Leicester Tigers centre Dan Kelly will face an independent disciplinary hearing on Tuesday after he was cited following the recently concluded Gallagher Premiership game against Saracens.
4 October 2021

Penalty try gives Tigers 13-12 win over Saracens in Leicester

Leicester Tigers fine start to the season continued with a 13-12 win over Saracens on Saturday afternoon, a late penalty try handing the home side victory after Saracens led at the break.
2 October 2021

Steve Borthwick proud of Leicester's performance against Gloucester

Leicester Tigers head coach Steve Borthwick credited his players for the win over Gloucester in the second round of the Gallagher Premiership at Kingsholm.
26 September 2021