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Aviva Premiership Betting Preview

Back Bath for Premiership Glory This weekend sees the return of domestic Rugby Union as the Aviva Premiership hits our screens, and this season has the potential to be the best in the history of the competition. With nine months of pulsating action, hard hits, scorching tries and gut wrenching tension in store as the major powers try to wrestle …

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15 New Reasons to Watch the Aviva Premiership

With the new season fast approaching here is a list of 15 players either re-joining or new to the Aviva Premiership for the 2014/15 season that will be sure to get you watching. 1 Alberto De Marchi (Sale from Treviso) The Italian loosehead has joined the exodus from Treviso this summer and finds himself in the Premiership like so many …

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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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Leicester Tigers Sign All Blacks Legend Brad Thorn

All Blacks legend Brad Thorn is set to join Aviva Premiership side Leicester Tigers ahead of the 2014/15 season as Richard Cockerill looks to bolster his pack options. The 39 year old veteran who can play lock or back row was the first  the first player to win the treble of World Cup, Super Rugby and Heineken Cup titles. [adsenseyu1] Leicester’s …

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It’s Time to Extend the Premiership to 14 Teams!

The Aviva Premiership remains one of the most competitive leagues in world rugby, yet failure to adapt could be holding back the competitions progress. The reason for the Premiership remaining so competitive over the years is that the governing body of the league have ensured that all 12 teams competing do so on a relatively even playing field. Salary caps, …

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Premiership Rugby 2014/15 Fixtures and Predictions

This is the full list of Aviva Premiership fixtures for the 2014/2015 season, announced by Craig Doyle in the BT Sport Tower. The fixtures start with Northampton, the reigning champions, and the London Double Header. Also, there is Saracens’ game against Harlequins at Wembley to look forward to later on in the season, and Wasps’ home game labeled ‘The Stinger’ …

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