Leicester Tigers

‘Excited’ Eddie Jones following the announcement of his 34-man England squad

After announcing his initial 34-man training squad for the summer internationals, Eddie Jones discussed what he is looking for from his players this summer with tests against Scotland A, the USA and Canada coming up.
10 June 2021

Ian Costello: “Rugby at this level is often about emotion”

Ahead of his final game as a Wasps coach, Ian Costello discussed his impending departure from the Ricoh Arena, last weekend’s last gasp win over London Irish and a last dance against Leicester Tigers on Saturday afternoon.
10 June 2021

Fly-half Zack Henry to make Leicester Tigers exit at end of season

Leicester Tigers fly-half Zack Henry is set to make his exit from the Gallagher Premiership club at end of the 2020/21 season.
10 June 2021

Joe Harvey Column: Where Eddie Jones is looking to improve this summer

With Eddie Jones announcing his England squad for the summer internationals, Joe Harvey offers further thoughts on some of the needs the Australian will be looking to address in the coming weeks.
7 June 2021

Tempers boil over as Bristol Bears edge past Leicester Tigers

Joe Harvey was at Mattioli Woods Welford Road on Saturday afternoon as Bristol Bears beat Leicester Tigers in controversial fashion to secure a home play-off place in the Premiership.
5 June 2021

Leicester on course for Champions Cup rugby ahead of ‘chess match’ encounter with Bristol Bears

Fans will be back at Mattioli Woods Welford Road for the first time in 15 months on Saturday as Leicester Tigers prepare to challenge themselves against title-chasing Bristol Bears.
2 June 2021

Match Centre: Worcester Warriors 17-18 Leicester Tigers

Ellis Genge scored a double as Leicester Tigers edged out Worcester Warriors 18-17 in the 20th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Sixways on Saturday.
30 May 2021

Tim Stimpson Interview: We love the intensity of rugby but we don’t want it to come at a price

The former Leicester Tiger is part of the lobby group, Progressive Rugby, and is keen to see the research around reducing concussions move further into the scientific realm.
26 May 2021

Montpellier edge out Leicester 18-17 to clinch European Challenge Cup title

Montpellier managed to hold off Leicester Tigers with a 18-17 win as they went on to clinch the European Challenge Cup title at Twickenham Stadium on Friday.
22 May 2021

Can the Tigers win silverware in London just like the Foxes? - “That's the plan!”

Leicester has become more well-known for the football club's success in recent years, but now Matt Scott and the Tigers have the chance to shine on a European stage once again.
20 May 2021

Alex Lozowski: “It means a lot to try to give back to the fans”

Ahead of the Challenge Cup final at Twickenham, Alex Lozowski speaks about his time in France so far, his biggest learnings and why coming up against Leicester Tigers means he will have to make some tackles.
20 May 2021

Dan Kelly wants better performance from Leicester Tigers

Leicester Tigers centre Dan Kelly believes his side improve further despite a bonus point victory over Harlequins in the 19th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Mattioli Woods Welford Road on Saturday.
16 May 2021

Match Centre: Leicester Tigers 35-29 Harlequins

Leicester managed to hold on a late fightback from Harlequins as they sealed a 35-29 win in the 19th round of the Gallagher Premiership at Mattioli Woods Welford Road.
16 May 2021

Match Centre: Sale Sharks 26-10 Leicester Tigers

AJ MacGinty contributed with 16 points as Sale Sharks went on to beat Leicester Tigers 26-10 in the 18th round of the Gallagher Premiership at AJ Bell Stadium on Friday.
8 May 2021

Ulster coach Dan McFarland rues missed opportunity

Ulster head coach Dan McFarland admitted that Leicester's kicking game in the second half put them under pressure as the Irish side were knocked out of the European Challenge Cup with a semi-final defeat to the Tigers.
3 May 2021

Second half resurgence sees Leicester Tigers reach Challenge Cup final

Leicester Tigers came from behind to beat Ulster 33-24 at Mattioli Woods Welford Road to secure their place in the Challenge Cup final.
30 April 2021

Tom Varndell Exclusive: "It is going to be a proper battle"

Ahead of Leicester Tigers’ Challenge Cup semi-final against Ulster on Friday night, TRU’s Joe Harvey spoke to former Leicester wing Tom Varndell about the club’s resurgence under Steve Borthwick.
30 April 2021

Match Centre: Leicester Tigers 18-23 Northampton Saints

Northampton Saints managed to overcome a double from Nemani Nadolo as they edged out Leicester Tigers with a 23-18 win at Mattioli Woods Welford Road.
25 April 2021

Jake Kerr to make Leicester Tigers exit after early release

Leicester Tigers have confirmed that hooker Jake Kerr will leave the club after granted an early release from contract.
22 April 2021

Match Centre: Bath Rugby 21-20 Leicester Tigers

Will Muir scored a double while Ben Spencer kicked the decisive conversion at the end as Bath Rugby edged out Leicester Tigers 21-20 in the latest round of the Gallagher Premiership at Recreation Ground.
19 April 2021