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Aviva Premiership 2014/15 Season Preview

With the Aviva Premiership due to kick off this weekend we provide a team-by-team guide to the 2014/15 season and give our predictions; Bath Key Signing – Sam Burgess Last season Bath came within 80 minutes of clinching a spot in the Premiership’s top 4 only to be beaten at the last hurdle by a resurgent Quins. One of their …

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12 Things to Watch Out for in the 2014/15 Aviva Premiership Season

With the 2014/15 Aviva Premiership season just a matter of days away here are our 12 things to look our for during the course of the season; 1. London Welsh’s Half Back Combo Welsh pulled off possible the coup of the season when they announced the signing of World Cup winning All Black Piri Weepu. Although he may not be …

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League v Union – Bath Rugby Host Wigan Warriors

Having been born and bred in the South, specifically Essex I’m probably not the most obvious candidate for having a passion for that ‘other’ code; Rugby League.  Giving away my age a little I can remember sitting with my Dad on a Saturday afternoon watching league, with Edddie Waring and his ‘up and unders’ a plenty.  My real passion however …

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Bath Confirm Sam Burgess Will Play at Centre

Incoming Bath signing Sam Burgess will play at centre after he completes his switch to rugby union from league. The 25-year-old’s code-crossing move was announced in February and Bath head coach Mike Ford told BBC Radio 5 Live that he will arrive on 15 October. [adsenseyu2] “We’ll start him in the centres, so he can see the game live,” Ford said. “We need to …

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Mike Ford – League Player to Union Coach

As a London Broncos season ticket holder I can put my hand on my heart and confess there have been few highlights at the Hive this year.  However, a lunch held before the Wigan game certainly proved to be a great occasion; 3 rugby league greats turned out and basically had some banter and answered questions once a very tasty …

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Bath Have Already Made Post-World Cup Signings

Bath owner Bruce Craig has revealed the club have already signed players who will arrive after the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Bath bolstered their squad with five close-season signings but Craig has continued to spend with a view to looking at next term. The club have been linked with Wallabies scrum-half Will Genia but any potential recruits are likely to …

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