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Try Time in the Aviva Premiership

As Tom Varndell crossed for his 85th Premiership try on Sunday afternoon, it also completed his fourth career hat-trick in English rugby’s top flight. The Wasps flyer has 10 tries in the Aviva Premiership this season & sits joint 3rd with Sale Sharks Tom Arscott & London … Continue reading

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London Welsh & The Records They Won’t Want

With 18 games played in the Aviva Premiership to date, it has already been confirmed that London Welsh will be heading back to the Championship next season after their defeat to Bath on Sunday. Without a league win all season and only a single bonus point to … Continue reading

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Which Rugby matches have had the biggest attendances?

Wembley played host to Saracens and Harlequins at the weekend & for the third time in four seasons, the attendance record for an English Premiership match was broken. 84,068 fans packed into the stadium on Saturday afternoon to see Sarries outscore Quins 5 tries to 1 in … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

Over the weekend we witnessed both team and individual brilliance, from both sides of the Channel, as we countdown towards the 2015 6 Nations. We were kept busy with transfer stories throughout last week before the action commenced in Gloucester on Friday evening. With two potential ‘Try … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

From kick off at the AJ Bell Stadium on Friday night to the full time whistle at the Ricoh arena on Sunday afternoon, there were certainly plenty of talking points in the Lovell Rugby office this morning. With Stuart Lancaster in the stands,¬†Danny Cipriani put in an … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby Interviews Newcastle Falcons centre Juan Pablo Socino (In association with Mizuno)

With seven Aviva Premiership fixtures played out and 9 points to their name, Newcastle Falcons look to have already secured another season in the top flight of English rugby. Victories over the Exeter Chiefs and relegation favourites London Welsh have eased their fears of dropping down a … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

There was plenty of rugby to keep us enthusiasts entertained over the weekend, with action from both codes taking over our television screens. On the basis of Saturday’s displays, it would not be a shock if we see a repeat of last season’s Aviva Premiership Final next … Continue reading

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Wasps on the move

The writing has been on the wall a while and it has now been confirmed that Wasps are relocating to the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Earlier this year the club announced that they would be dropping the “London” prefix of the name and returning to Wasps for … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

The Rugby League career of Sam Burgess had the perfect ending (apart from the fractured cheekbone) on Sunday as the South Sydney Rabbitohs 43 year wait for an NRL title came to an end. Switching codes, Burgess’ new side Bath were in Aviva Premiership action on Friday … Continue reading

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Standing out at the weekend

There were games a plenty across both codes over the course of the weekend but even they were overshadowed by the return of Dan Carter and Quade Cooper. The pair have been out of action for some time after picking up injuries during their respective Super XV … Continue reading