Sale Sharks

Match Report: Toulon 26-14 Sale Sharks

A late surge from Sale Sharks did not prove enough as Toulon completed a 26-14 win in their Heineken Champions Cup opener at Stade Felix Mayol.
13 December 2020

Without Steve Diamond, can Sale Sharks continue to shine?

With Steve Diamond’s abrupt exit from Sale taking everyone by surprise, will his departure destabilise the Sharks’ progress?
11 December 2020

Steve Diamond steps down from Sale Sharks' director of rugby role

Sale Sharks have confirmed that Steve Diamond has stepped down from his director of rugby role due to 'personal reasons'.
8 December 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: London Irish 13 - 21 Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks managed to hold off with a 21-13 win over London Irish in the third round of the Gallagher Premiership at Community Stadium on Sunday.
7 December 2020

Sale Sharks sign JP du Preez from Cheetahs

Sale Sharks have confirmed the signing of lock JP du Preez from Cheetahs on a two-year contract.
30 November 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Newcastle Falcons 15-13 Sale Sharks

Toby Flood scored the decisive try in the added minutes as Newcastle Falcons edged out Sale Sharks 15-13 in the second round of the Gallagher Premiership at Kingston Park.
28 November 2020

Simon Hammersley Column: A scoring start, laying down a marker and returning to Newcastle

In his latest column for TRU, Simon Hammersley discusses Sale Sharks’ bonus-point victory against Northampton Saints, moving on from last season’s disappointment and returning to his old stomping ground.
26 November 2020

Match Report: Gallagher Premiership: Sale Sharks 32-23 Northampton Saints

Sale Sharks managed to hold off Northampton Saints as they registered a 32-23 win in the opening round of the Gallagher Premiership at AJ Bell Stadium on Friday.
21 November 2020

Getting selected in England's forward pack- Is it the hardest job in the world?

As England prepare for a decisive weekend of Six Nations action, John Mitchell, Tom Curry and Charlie Ewels discuss the battle of selection in Eddie Jones’ forward pack.
29 October 2020

Bath progress to play-off after Sale Sharks' Premiership game against Worcester cancelled

Bath Rugby will be the fourth team to secure a play-off berth in the ongoing Gallagher Premiership after Sale Sharks' final game against Worcester Warriors to be played on Wednesday was cancelled.
7 October 2020

Worcester Warriors make one change for Sale Sharks clash

Worcester Warriors have made one change to the starting line up for the upcoming and final game of the Gallagher Premiership against Sale Sharks to be played at AJ Bell Stadium on Wednesday.
7 October 2020

Sale Sharks refute allegations of Covid-19 source linked to Premiership Cup win celebration

Sale Sharks have denied claims of allegations that their Covid-19 cases in the squad is linked to celebrations following their recent Premiership Rugby Cup title victory.
6 October 2020

Sale Sharks' Premiership game against Worcester postponed

Premiership Rugby has confirmed that the final round clash between Sale Sharks and Worcester Warriors has been postponed to Wednesday.
4 October 2020

Sale Sharks report 16 positive cases ahead of crucial Premiership game against Worcester

Sale Sharks have been dealt a massive blow ahead of the decisive Premiership game against Worcester Warriors after 16 players report positive for Covid-19.
3 October 2020

The race for the Premiership Play-Offs: Who will make the top four?

Nearly a full calendar year has passed since the 2019-20 Gallagher Premiership season got underway, but the race for the top four has gone down to the wire with Wasps, Bath, Sale and Bristol vying for the remaining semi-final places.
2 October 2020

Sale and England centre Manu Tuilagi out for six months with Achilles injury

Sale Sharks Director of Rugby Steve Diamond confirmed England centre Manu Tuilagi has been ruled out for six months with a torn Achilles tendon.
1 October 2020

Sale Sharks complete bonus-point victory over Northampton Saints

Sale Sharks scored six tries as they eased past Northampton Saints with a 14-34 bonus point victory in the 21st round of the Gallagher Premiership at Franklin's Gardens.
30 September 2020

"There are parallels with our title winning side" - Mark Cueto has high hopes for Sale Sharks

In an interview with Talking Rugby Union, former Sale winger Mark Cueto discusses the similarities between the 2006 Premiership winning side and Steve Diamond’s current squad as the Sharks aim for a top four finish.
29 September 2020

Sale Sharks defeat Harlequins 27-19 to clinch Premiership Cup title

Sale Sharks continued their impressive form this season as they edged out Harlequins 27-19 in the final of the Premiership Rugby Cup at AJ Bell Stadium on Monday.
22 September 2020

The ‘opportunity’ and ‘excitement of the Premiership Rugby Cup Final

Before Monday night's Premiership Rugby Cup Final, TRU spoke to Sale Sharks DoR Steve Diamond and Harlequins’ Paul Gustard and Joe Marchant.
20 September 2020