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Ford family sweeps English Rugby awards

Saturday 23 May 2015

England flyhalf George Ford has been named Aviva Premiership Rugby Player of the Season and his father Mike Ford named Director of Rugby of the Season at a ceremony in London
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Sale Sharks sign former All Black Evans

Friday 22 May 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Sale Sharks have announced the signing of All Black lock Bryn Evans on a two year deal from Biarritz.
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Peter Stringer to join Sale Sharks from Bath

Wednesday 20 May 2015

English Premiership Rugby club Sale Sharks have signed former Ireland international scrumhalf Peter Stringer from Bath on a one year contract.
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Harlequins sign Wales centre Jamie Roberts

Tuesday 19 May 2015

English Rugby club Harlequins have ended speculation over the signing of Wales international Jamie Roberts by confirming that they have signed the British and Irish Lion Series winner.
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Leicester beat Northampton to book Semi-final

Monday 18 May 2015

Leicester Tigers booked a place in the Aviva Premiership Semi-finals by beating Northampton Saints 22-11 at Welford Road on Saturday.
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2015 Aviva Premiership Semi-finals confirmed

Monday 18 May 2015

English Premiership organisers have confirmed the teams and venues for the 2015 Aviva Premiership Semi-finals.
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Saracens smash London Welsh to reach Semi-finals

Saturday 16 May 2015

Saracens qualified for the Aviva Premiership Semi-finals by beating London Welsh 17-68 at the Kassam Stadium on Saturday.
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Exeter Chiefs finish fifth after Sale Sharks victory

Saturday 16 May 2015

Exeter Chiefs will finish the Aviva Premiership in fifth place overall after they ended the season with a 44-16 victory Sale Sharks at Sandy Park.
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Seven try Bath thump Gloucester at the Rec

Saturday 16 May 2015

Bath raced into the Aviva Premiership Semi-finals next week with a 50-30 victory over Gloucester at the Recreation Ground.
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London Irish play to a draw with Wasps

Saturday 16 May 2015

London Irish and Wasps could not be separated in their Aviva Premiership final round match and had to settle with ending the season with a 40 all draw.
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Newcastle Falcons thump Harlequins

Saturday 16 May 2015

Newcastle Falcons finished the Aviva Premiership season with a 37-21 victory over Harlequins at Kingston Park on Saturday.
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Joseph wins England and Players' Player of the Year

Saturday 16 May 2015

Bath and England centre Jonathan Joseph has claimed a double gong at the Rugby Players' Association (RPA) on Wednesday when he was named Players' Player of the Year and England Player of the Year.
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Leicester v Northampton Premiership Preview

Saturday 16 May 2015

Leicester Tigers have named their team to play Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership final round and have included Ed Slater and Christian Loamanu in the starting line up.
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Bath v Gloucester Premiership Preview

Friday 15 May 2015

Bath have named a team with three changes for this weekend's Aviva Premiership final round match against Gloucester at the Recreation Ground on Saturday.
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London Irish v Wasps Premiership Preview

Friday 15 May 2015

London Irish have named Shane Geraghty as captain of their team to play Wasps in the final round Aviva Premiership match at the Madejski Stadium as George Skivington has been ruled out through injury.
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London Welsh v Saracens Premiership Preview

Friday 15 May 2015

London Welsh haqve made four changes for their final Aviva Premiership fixture against Saracens at the Kassam Stadium on Saturday
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Overview of the Aviva Premiership

The English Premiership is known as the Aviva Premiership because of the league's sponsorship (by Aviva) is a professional league competition for rugby union football clubs in the top division of the English rugby system.

There are, at present, twelve clubs in the Premiership.

The competition has been played since 1987, and has evolved into the current Premiership system employing relegation to and promotion from the National Division One competition.

Clubs competing in the Guinness Premiership qualify for Europe's two club competitions, the Heineken Cup and the European Challenge Cup.

The 2008/09 champions are the Leicester Tigers .

 

Team Stadium Capacity City/Area


Bath Recreation Ground 10,600 Bath, Somerset
Bristol Memorial Stadium 11,750. Bristol
Gloucester Kingsholm Stadium 16,500 Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harlequins Twickenham Stoop 12,700 Twickenham, Middlesex/London
Leicester Tigers Welford Road 16,815 Leicester, Leicestershire
London Irish Madejski Stadium 24,161 Reading, Berkshire
London Wasps Adams Park 10,000 High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Newcastle Falcons Kingston Park 10,200 Newcastle, Tyne and Wear
Northampton Saints Franklin's Gardens 13,600 Northampton
Sale Sharks
Edgeley Park 10,852 Stockport, Greater Manchester
Saracens Vicarage Road 19,920 Watford, Hertfordshire
Worcester Warriors Sixways Stadium 10,197 Worcester, Worcestershire

Source -Wikipedia

 
 
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Aviva Premiership Rugby
Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
Pts
1
21
16
1
4
76
2
Bath Rugby
21
15
0
6
70
3
Leicester Tigers
21
14
1
6
64
4
Exeter Chiefs
21
13
0
8
63
             
5
Saracens
21
13
1
7
63
6
Wasps
21
11
1
9
58
7
Sale Sharks
21
11
0
10
54
8
Harlequins
21
10
0
11
49
9
Gloucester Rugby
21
9
1
11
47
10
London Irish
21
7
0
14
37
11
Newcastle Falcons
21
4
1
16
29
12
London Welsh
21
0
0
21
1
Last update :10/5/15 - Verified each monday

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