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Premiership Rugby Clubs To Stage League Game In New York

London Irish will play their Aviva Premiership home game against Saracens this season in New York. Irish and Premiership Rugby have announced a ground-breaking move that will see Irish tackle reigning Premiership champions Saracens at the 25,000-capacity Red Bull Arena – home of Major League Soccer team New York Red Bulls – on March 12 next year. It is the …

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Bath Rugby v Saracens- The Aviva Premiership Final

A couple of confessions/facts before I start recounting my version of events on Premiership Rugby’s Final.  Many of you will know the first – I am a Saracens season ticket holder/fan but also an admirer of Bath Rugby. I’m not sure if I should confess the next fact; my score prediction before the game?  Bath Rugby 31 Saracens 28.  There …

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Daisy Hodgson, Auctioneer, Wife, Mother

Now then, why am I writing about an Auctioneer on a rugby website you may well ask; take a look at Daisy’s surname and you may twig that the wife part of her persona sees her married to non other than Charlie Hodgson. I was lucky enough to meet Daisy at the pre-season Barbecue at Allianz Park in 2013, at …

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Saracens v Leicester Tigers – A fight for the Top 4

After the ecstasy of an 80th minute win against Racing Metro it was back to the day job for Saracens, with Leicester Tigers travelling to Allianz Park.  Things were tight before this round at the top of the Premiership; Bath had clocked up a 5 point win against a battling Newcastle Falcons the night before, leaving Saracens sitting 3rd to …

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Saracens v Harlequins – Rugby comes to Wembley

Having travelled to 5 countries to watch 5 Six Nations games the culmination of the Championship saw a return to Premiership Rugby.  The competition had been sprinkled in between the national games with mixed results for those with players missing.  The window had been particularly harsh on Bath – they faced Saracens, Northampton and Exeter with their depleted squad and …

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Saracens v Bath Rugby – A key game!

The lunacy that is the 6 nations window – a time that sees many teams hugely depleted saw Saracens lying 3rd in the table take on Bath Rugby sitting 2nd above them.  If you were a casual rugby goer you’d struggle to see any weaknesses in either team as both fielded an impressive line up. I’d been at Twickenham the …

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Rugby and the City

In a bid to find out more about Sports sponsorship and in particular Sanlam Private Investments and Saracens I set up a meeting with Andrew Lewis – Senior Advisory Stockbroker at SPI. He inhabits a world I know nothing about so I thought I’d find out a bit about him before we spoke Saracens specifically. How do you get to …

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