Aviva Premiership News Archive
Horwill calm over Itoje threat
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 06:07:24 EST
James Horwill insists that Harlequins will not make specific plans to combat the presence of Maro Itoje for Saracens, despite the team's lineout issues this season.
Baxter taking nothing for granted
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 06:56:47 EST
Exeter Chiefs head coach Rob Baxter refuses to believe that Friday's opponents Bristol will be pushovers, despite their disappointing start to the season.
Hogg calls for complete display
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:06:30 EST
Worcester Warriors head coach Carl Hogg has challenged his side to string together an 80-minute performance against Sale Sharks this weekend.
Farrell nearing Sarries return
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:33:14 EST
Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall has confirmed England fly-half Owen Farrell could be back fit for Saturday's clash with Harlequins.
Mallinder delighted with Tuitavake capture
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:42:53 EST
Northampton Saints director of rugby Jim Mallinder has revealed his delight after snapping up Tonga international Nafi Tuitavake.
Houston happy with Bath return
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:15:05 EST
No.8 Leroy Houston says that he did not have any issues settling back into life in the West Country following his move to Bath last week.
Baxter seeks more from Chiefs
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 03:52:17 EST
Exeter Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter wanted more from his players after they registered their first victory of the Aviva Premiership season.
Vunipola targets Saints scalp
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 06:03:12 EST
Saracens' no. 8 Billy Vunipola says they are looking to continue their outstanding start to the campaign when they take on Northampton Saints.
Bell wary of hungry Sharks
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 06:13:55 EST
Gloucester defence coach Jonny Bell believes that Sale Sharks will be out for revenge when the two teams go head-to-head on Friday evening.
Annoyed Leicester eye Newcastle response
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 06:18:19 EST
Leicester Tigers' hooker Tom Youngs admits that it is vital they bounce back from last weekend's disappointing home defeat to Wasps.