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Rugby Boot Spotting – RWC Round 2

We are now nearly two weeks in to the Rugby World Cup and the favourites are all beginning to put their stamp on the competition. New Zealand brushed aside Japan, England started slow against Georgia however gradually stepped up the pace and South Africa comfortably defeated Fiji. … Continue reading

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Rugby Boot Spotting – Aviva Premiership (3rd/4th September 2011)

Last weekend we welcomed back the Aviva Premiership in tremendous style. Wasps and Harlequins both picked up wins in the Twickenham double header on Saturday and Northampton nicked a win over Gloucester on Sunday. However the suprise of the weekend came at Welford Road where Exeter Chiefs managed … Continue reading

Kyle Eastmond Switches To Union With Bath

  England Rugby League international Kyle Eastmond will ply his trade with Bath next season. The 21-year-old (who wears Under Armour Rugby Boots) is considered a star of the future in League circles but has decided that his future lies in Union, fallowing in the footsteps of the likes of … Continue reading

England Captain Moody In Race To Be Fit For Autumn Series

England captain Lewis Moody faces a race against time to be fit for the autumn Test opener against New Zealand at Twickenham. Moody’s club Bath say he is expected to be out of action for up to four weeks after suffering bruising to his eye during last … Continue reading

Johnson Calls Up Ashton and Hape

Northampton and Former Wigan Warriors Rugby League winger Chris Ashton (who wears Nike Vapor Rugby Boots) has been rewarded for his fine form this season with a place in England’s revised elite squad for the Six Nations. Ashton currently tops the Guinness Premiership try-scoring charts this season … Continue reading

Bath Rugby Sign Backrow Forwards Watson And Salvi

Bath have announced the signing of Western Province captain Luke Watson and Australian Julian Salvi from the ACT Brumbies. Back-row forward Watson, who has won ten caps for South Africa, will move to England after this year’s Currie Cup competition. He has agreed a two-year deal with … Continue reading

Barkley Rejoins Bath

Bath have confirmed that Olly Barkley will be returning to The Rec at the start of the 2009/10 season on a two year contract. The 27-year-old play-maker is able to play at both centre and fly-half and will return next season to his old stomping ground after … Continue reading

Haskell to Make Stade Francais U-Turn?

Speculation in the English press indicates that Wasps flanker James Haskell is set to turn down a lucrative move to Stade Français and join Bath instead. Haskell made headlines in February when he announced that he was part of a group of England players set to move to France, but theEvening Standard has reported that he reconsidering … Continue reading

Matt Stevens tests positive for a banned substance

Bath and England prop Matt Stevens has recorded a positive blood test for a banned substance, following December’s Heineken Cup match against Glasgow. Stevens has been removed from England’s Elite Player Squad with immediate effect, and so will not be going to the training camp in Portugal … Continue reading

Lovell Rugby Match of the Week: Gwent Dragons (12) v Bath (15)

Bath escaped this tightly fought contest with the Newport Gwent Dragons for the second time this season to take the lead in pool five of the Heineken Cup. The points may matter when it comes to getting a home draw or squeezing in as a second-placed team, … Continue reading