Leicester Tigers

Freddie Burns Exclusive: "I wouldn't say my Premiership career is over completely"

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic affecting the 2021 Top Challenge League season in Japan, TRU's Elizabeth Cartwright was able to chat to Freddie Burns about settling into life with the Shokki Shuttles.
13 January 2021

Leicester Tigers awarded four points for cancelled game against Northampton Saints

Premiership Rugby has confirmed that Leicester Tigers have been awarded four points for their cancelled round six fixture against Northampton Saints.
11 January 2021

Another cancellation will disappoint Leicester Tigers but have they turned a corner?

Leicester Tigers had their fair share of trials and tribulations to deal with 2020, but are we beginning to see some shoots of recovery at Welford Road after three straight wins?
7 January 2021

Gallagher Premiership game between Northampton and Leicester cancelled due to Covid-19

Northampton's sixth round Gallagher Premiership clash against Leicester Tigers has been called-off after Saints players returned a number of positive tests in the latest round of Covid-19 testing.
6 January 2021

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Leicester Tigers 36-31 Bath Rugby

Leicester Tigers came from behind to beat Bath Rugby 36-31 in the fifth round of the Gallagher Premiership at Welford Road.
4 January 2021

Head coach Steve Borthwick to miss Leicester's game against Bath Rugby

Leicester Tigers Steve Borthwick will miss the fifth round of the Gallagher Premiership clash against Bath Rugby as he will continue to be on a self-isolation.
1 January 2021

Boxing day Premiership game between Newcastle and Leicester cancelled

The fourth round Boxing Day fixture in the Gallagher Premiership between Newcastle and Leicester has been cancelled following a Covid-19 outbreak in the Tigers squad.
23 December 2020

Match Report: Leicester Tigers 39-17 Brive

Leicester Tigers kick-started their European Challenge Cup campaign with a convincing 39-17 win over Brive at Welford Road on Friday.
12 December 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Leicester Tigers 13-35 Exeter Chiefs

Exeter Chiefs extended their dominance in the Gallagher Premiership as they went on to defeat Leicester Tigers 13-35 in the third round at Welford Road.
6 December 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: London Irish 22-9 Leicester Tigers

Paddy Jackson kicked 15 points as London Irish defeated Leicester Tigers 22-9 in the second round of the Gallagher Premiership at Community Stadium on Sunday.
30 November 2020

George Ford - We want to become a team that can take opportunities and be clinical

George Ford discusses England's kicking game and the importance of developing in all areas as Eddie Jones' side face Wales in the Autumn Nations Cup.
27 November 2020

"We can say this is us now” - London Irish return 'home' as new era begins

London Irish host Leicester Tigers in the club's first game at the Brentford Community Stadium this weekend, but can the Exiles use their new home as a springboard for success?
27 November 2020

Exclusive: Austin Healey - I will get vilified for what I say but I want Leicester to succeed

Following a pre-season containing more off-field departures, former Leicester Tiger Austin Healey is desperate for the fortunes of his old club to change ahead of the new Gallagher Premiership campaign.
20 November 2020

Ireland will continue to show variety in Sexton absence - George Ford

Ahead of their Autumn Nations Cup fixture against Ireland on Saturday, TRU heard from fly-half George Ford as well as full-back Max Malins.
18 November 2020

Director of rugby Geordan Murphy to make Leicester Tigers exit

Leicester Tigers have announced the departure of Geordan Murphy from his director of rugby role by mutual consent.
13 November 2020

Leicester Tigers sign Richard Wigglesworth ahead of 2020/21 season

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the signing of former Saracens scrum-half Richard Wigglesworth ahead of the 2020/21 season.
7 November 2020

Leicester Tigers suspend training after Covid-19 outbreak

Leicester Tigers have suspended their training following the recent outbreak of Covid-19 in the camp.
6 November 2020

Leicester Tigers grant assistant coach Rob Taylor early release from contract

Leicester Tigers have confirmed that assistant coach Rob Taylor has been granted early release from the contract.
4 November 2020

England prop Ellis Genge calls for change around 'outdated' rugby contracts

England prop Ellis Genge feels players’ contracts need to be modernised if the game is to move in the right direction.
18 October 2020

Match Report: Leicester Tigers 26-32 Harlequins

Joe Marchant scored a double as Harlequins completed a bonus point victory over Leicester Tigers in the final round of the Gallagher Premiership at Welford Road on Sunday.
5 October 2020