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Based On The Round One Performances, Here’s How The Final Aviva Premiership Table Will Look

Even though only one round of matches have been played in the Aviva Premiership, already some results have got many pundits scratching their heads as to how they could get their pre-season predictions so wrong. London Irish’s bonus point win over Harlequins at Twickenham and Bath’s first league win at Welford Road in 14 years almost overshadowed the events at …

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Here’s All The Premiership And PRO14 Team News Ahead Of Friday Night Openers

This weekend sees the return of the Premiership and PRO14 after a painfully long summer absence. The Exeter Chiefs and the Scarlets both won their respective competitions and it will be a challenge if they are both to win back-to-back trophies with many teams eyeing the top prize themselves.  Friday night sees five fixtures taking place across both competitions and …

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Worcester Warriors Have Returned To Pre-Season Training Without British And Irish Lion Ben Te’o

The gears of the rugby machine have already begun to turn once more ahead of the new season but for British and Irish Lion Ben Te’o, the engine remains idle. The Worcester Warriors centre featured strongly throughout the Lions’ six-week tour of New Zealand this summer and returned home with five Lions appearances to his name, including two Test caps …

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David Denton Is Leaving Bath For Another Premiership Club

Dabid Denton’s time at Bath was frustrating for all involved, to say the least. He arrived from Edinburgh at the beginning of the 2015/2016 season but a hamstring seriously hampered the number of appearances he made this season.  All in all, over two seasons, Denton made 23 appearances for the club but unfortunately for Bath supporters, he won’t be adding …

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Worcester Warriors Signal Their Intent For Next Season With Retainment Of Key Players

The last two seasons have been all about survival for Worcester Warriors. After being promoted to England’s top tier after the culmination of the 2014/2015 season – they have retained their Premiership status rather comfortably during this season and last.  Losing Dean Ryan last summer was hardly ideal in terms of keeping a certain level of consistency within the squad but they …

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Donncha O’Callaghan Puts His Incredible Career Longevity Down To Drinking Philosophy

There are few players in world rugby who can still compete at a high level as they approach their forties.  One of these though is Cork and Ireland’s very own Donncha O’Callaghan. The former Munster man made 263 appearances for his beloved province before moving to England in September 2015 to ply his trade with Worcester Warriors. O’Callaghan was limited …

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Munster Legend Donncha O’Callaghan Extends His Stay At Worcester Warriors

Pre-Season Friendly, Irish Independent Park, Cork 26/8/2016 Munster vs Worcester Warriors Worcester Warriors Donncha O'Callaghan

Worcester Warriors have confirmed that former Munster lock Donncha O’Callaghan has signed a new deal with the Premiership side. The former Ireland international joined Worcester on an initial two-year contract in 2015 after a career with the Irish province that spanned almost two decades, and the veteran with 94 international caps to his name showed that the move was not …

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James O’Connor On The Brink Of Premiership Return [Report]

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James O’Connor’s contract at Toulon will not be renewed, the club has admitted in recent weeks, and the mercurial back has been left searching for a new home. He had hoped to return to Australia with one eye on the 2019 World Cup but his arrest last month in Paris for cocaine possession proved to be in the nail in …

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Ian Keatley Being Lined Up For Premiership Switch [Report]

Ian Keatley looks set to leave Munster this summer. Despite being previously linked with moves to La Rochelle and Bayonne, according to the Irish Independent, it now looks as though Ian Keatley will leave Munster for the Worcester Warriors this summer. The fly-half, who was recalled to the Irish squad during the early rounds of the Six Nations, had suffered …

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