Leicester Tigers

Manu Tuilagi Gained Two Stone On Holiday This Year

England centre Manu Tuilagi is in line to return for Leicester next month. The 24-year-old, who signed a new Tigers contract on Monday, has been out for 14 months with a groin injury. Tuilagi gained two and a half stone on during a holiday in Samoa, weight he has now lost. “The indications are good,” said Leicester director of rugby …

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Leicester Tigers Plan Ground-Breaking Pre-Season Tour

Leicester Tigers are planning a ground-breaking trip to the USA next summer, including a fixture against the best of the country’s home-based players. Ten-time English Premiership champions and twice European Cup winners, the Tigers have a supporter-base spread across the world and have forged strong links in countries including Malaysia, Italy and the Netherlands in recent years. [adsenseyu2] Tigers have …

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What is Going on at Leicester Tigers?

Three defeats and two shaky victories over Exeter and Newcastle leaves the Tigers lying in the unfamiliar and uncomfortable position of 10th in the Aviva Premiership. Leicester is a club who has so very proudly held  a ‘no excuses’ mentality in the past but now find themselves hiding behind an injury list to explain recent inexcusable performances. Richard Cockerill has …

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Doubts Grow Over Parling’s Future

Fears are growing over the future of England lock Geoff Parling after he sustained another concussion – his second of the season – during Leicester’s 45-0 drubbing at Bath on Saturday. With the issue of concussion in the headlines and with much greater awareness of the long-term consequences of repeated head traumas, Leicester are taking no changes with their player …

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‘Scrum Down’-Previewing the weekend’s top clashes

If you didn’t score a hat-trick in the Premiership last weekend, you’re in the minority, well, at least that’s how it seems. A weekend that was blessed with some ruthless running rugby, sublime finishing and magical moments was a memorable one for the likes of Saints, Saracens and Exeter. Even more so for George North, Vereniki Goneva and David Strettle …

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