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Premiership Rugby launches mobile tickets for the Gallagher Premiership Rugby Final
For the first time Premiership Rugby is introducing mobile tickets for the Gallagher Premiership Rugby Final at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday 1 June.  With your Ticketmaster account and official app...
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Social Media Preview: Gallagher Premiership semi-finals
As the dust settles on 22 rounds of gruelling Gallagher Premiership Rugby action, a weekend full of twists, turns, and mouth-watering semi-final action is finally upon us as the country’s top...
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Bristol Bears’ Nick Fenton-Wells named Gallagher Community Player of the Season
Nick Fenton-Wells’ tireless efforts off the pitch for Bristol Bears saw him named Gallagher Community Player of the Season at Wednesday evening’s star-studded awards ceremony. Bristol Bears are one of the...
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Northampton Saints team named for semi-final showdown against Exeter Chiefs
Director of rugby Chris Boyd has made four changes to his Northampton Saints side which will take on Exeter Chiefs in the Gallagher Premiership semi-finals on Saturday. The men in Black, Green and Gold...
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Exeter Chiefs name side to face Northampton Saints
What has been weeks and months in the planning, now effectively comes down to one game as Exeter Chiefs set their sights on reaching a fourth successive Premiership Rugby Final at Twickenham in just over a...
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Gloucester Rugby name team for Gallagher Premiership semi-final at Saracens
Gloucester Rugby travel to north London on Saturday to take on Saracens with a place in the Gallagher Premiership Rugby final on the line. Willi Heinz will skipper the side which sees only Charlie Sharples...
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Saracens name team to face Gloucester Rugby
Saracens take on Gloucester Rugby on Saturday at Allianz Park looking to make the Gallagher Premiership final for a fifth time in six seasons. Mark McCall has made two changes to the XV that started the...
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Top Try Scorer awarded as Solomona celebrates and Reinach prepares for semi
Sale Sharks’ Denny Solomona and Northampton Saints’ Cobus Reinach were named as the joint-winners of the Follador Top-Try Scorer award this week, sharing the gong at Wednesday evening’s star-studded awards...
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Things to look out for in the Semi-Finals of Gallagher Premiership Rugby
The penultimate weekend of Gallagher Premiership Rugby is here and there could not be more at stake. Saracens, Exeter Chiefs, Gloucester Rugby and Northampton Saints have silverware in their sights if they...
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25 things you didn’t know about the 2018-19 Gallagher Premiership Rugby season
We asked our resident statistician Stuart Farmer to crunch the numbers and come up with 25 fascinating facts from the 2018-19 season. They include some new Premiership Rugby records in this compelling...
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World’s top players and clubs set to benefit from enhanced financial protection ahead of Rugby World Cup 2019
Players injured on international duty and their professional clubs will benefit from enhanced financial protection after World Rugby announced amendments to its regulations covering compensation for players...
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Willi Heinz Q&A: Saracens test looms for Gloucester star
As Gloucester Rugby prepare to pit their wits against Saracens in the Gallagher Premiership Rugby semi-finals, we caught up with scrum-half Willi Heinz. What does it mean to the club to reach the semi-final...
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Project Rugby is bringing the Hornets to Twickenham on 1 June
There is no better feeling for Old Leamingtonians coach Sean Noone than seeing the smiles on the faces of his young Hornets with ball-in-hand. Organised locally by Wasps community coaches, the Hornets train...
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Gloucester Rugby await as McCall named Ricoh Director of Rugby of the Season
Mark McCall’s continued dominance at the top of the Saracens ladder saw him named Ricoh Director of Rugby of the Season at Wednesday evening’s star-studded awards ceremony. The Premiership Rugby Awards,...
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Sale Sharks’ Tom Curry claims Land Rover Discovery of the Season award
Tom Curry paid tribute to his Sale Sharks mentors as he was named Land Rover Discovery of the Season at Wednesday evening’s star-studded awards ceremony. The 20-year-old has become a senior leader for Sale...
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Double award delight for Gloucester Rugby ahead of seismic Saracens showdown
As Gloucester Rugby prepare for their huge semi-final clash with Saracens they received a boost on Wednesday with Danny Cipriani heralded as Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player of the Season. There was also...
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Throwback Thursday: Five classic semi-finals
Following a breathless conclusion to the regular season last weekend, all eyes are now firmly set on this Saturday’s mouth-watering Gallagher Premiership Rugby semi-finals. Defending champions...
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Dave Lewis to retire from rugby
Harlequins can today announce that scrum-half Dave Lewis will retire from professional rugby. Lewis joined Harlequins ahead of the 2017/18 season from Exeter Chiefs, after helping them secure both...
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Danny Cipriani crowned Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player of the Season
Danny Cipriani’s stellar debut campaign in Gloucester Rugby colours saw him named Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player of the Season at this evening’s star-studded awards ceremony. The 31-year-old has been a...
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RFU Disciplinary Hearing: Geordan Murphy
Leicester Tigers head coach Geordan Murphy will appear before an independent disciplinary panel on Wednesday, May 29 after being charged with conduct prejudicial to the interests of the Union and the Game...
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Thrilling Gallagher Premiership Rugby semi-final double-header live on BT Sport
BT Sport is the place to be as two intriguing Gallagher Premiership Rugby semi-finals take place back-to-back on Saturday. Defending Champions Saracens and this season’s table-toppers Exeter Chiefs have...
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Pearce and Carley set to officiate Gallagher Premiership Rugby semi-finals
The 2018-19 season nears its culmination this weekend, with four teams dusting themselves down and heading into battle once again for a shot at Gallagher Premiership Rugby greatness. With the regular season...
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Academy septet graduate to Wasps first-team
Wasps are delighted to confirm that SEVEN Academy players have signed first-team deals ahead of the 2019/20 campaign. Tom Willis, Gabriel Oghre, Will Porter, Tim Cardall, Callum Sirker, Owain James and Sam...
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Lock Theo Vukasinovic to join Wasps
Wasps are pleased to confirm their ninth signing ahead of the 2019/20 season with the addition of promising young lock Theo Vukasinovic. The 22-year-old will make the switch to Ricoh Arena in the summer...
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Danny Cipriani crowned Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player of the Season
Danny Cipriani’s stellar debut campaign in Gloucester Rugby colours saw him named Gallagher Premiership Rugby Player of the Season at this evening’s star-studded awards ceremony. The 31-year-old has been a...
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George McGuigan pledges future to Newcastle Falcons with new long-term deal
Newcastle Falcons are delighted to announce that hooker George McGuigan has pledged his future to the club, signing a contract which will keep him at Kingston Park for another three seasons. The 26-year-old...
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Lam pens new deal to become Bristol Bears’ director of rugby
Pat Lam has been appointed Bristol Bears’ director of rugby, signing a new long-term contract at Ashton Gate. The 50-year-old, who led the Bears to a ninth-placed finish on their return to Gallagher...
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Premiership Rugby Round 22 recap
It was a wild weekend of action as the four playoff teams were decided in the Premiership.
Previewing Premiership Rugby semifinals
The playoffs have finally arrived in the Premiership and now the question is, who will advance to the final?
Premiership Rugby’s community programmes share Twickenham spotlight
While two teams will battle it out at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday, June 1, in a bid to be crowned Gallagher Premiership Rugby Champions, a host of youngsters will also be starring throughout the day...
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Moray Low to retire at the end of the season
Exeter Chiefs prop Moray Low says the time is right for him to bring the curtain down on his distinguished playing career and look to a future away from the professional game. Brought to Devon in 2014 from...
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Sale Sharks sign Simon Hammersley from Newcastle Falcons
Sale Sharks are pleased to announce the signing of full-back Simon Hammersley from Newcastle Falcons. The 26-year-old will join Sale Sharks on a three-year-deal ahead of the 2019/20 Gallagher Premiership...
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Tom Curry already looking ahead after Land Rover Discovery of the Season nomination
This season Tom Curry has established himself as England’s present and future openside flanker, all but sewn up a World Cup place and been nominated for Land Rover Discovery of the Season for his...
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Flats selects his XV from Round 22
The final round of the regular 2019 Gallagher Premiership season was both chaotic and climatic as Northampton Saints secured the final play-off spot. Chris Boyd’s side finished fourth, booking a semi-final...
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Ealing prop Mark Tampin joins Newcastle Falcons
Tight-head prop Mark Tampin has become Newcastle Falcons’ latest signing ahead of the 2019-20 season, the Ealing Trailfinders prop joining on a two-year deal. Tampin, 27, was born in London but began his...
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Big Match Previews: Semi-Finals await for the chosen four
After 22 rounds of gruelling Gallagher Premiership Rugby, the safety net of the domestic season has gone, with knockout rugby the order of the day. It’s win or bust in this weekend’s semi-finals as reigning...
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Things you might have missed from Round 22 of Gallagher Premiership Rugby
Round 22 provided the final-day bonanza we all hoped for with incredible late drama and tries aplenty as the final positions in the Gallagher Premiership Rugby table were decided. There were contrasting...
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Saracens sign Wales U20 prop Sam Wainwright
Saracens is pleased to announce the signing of Wales Under-20s prop Sam Wainwright. The 21-year-old joins fellow Welshman Rhys Carre in making the switch to Allianz Park. “We are really looking forward to...
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Santiago Socino returns to Argentina from Newcastle Falcons
Newcastle Falcons hooker Santiago Socino is returning to his native Argentina to join Super Rugby side, Jaguares. The 27-year-old made 34 first team appearances for the Falcons, of which nine were starts,...
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Thorley hopes stunning solo efforts help him stand out from the crowd
Ollie Thorley believes his penchant for the spectacular can give him a crucial edge in the hunt for Rugby World Cup places. A standout figure on the wing for Gloucester this season, Thorley roared to...
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Premiership Rugby backs third UK Anti-Doping Clean Sport Week
Premiership Rugby are supporting UK Anti-Doping’s third Clean Sport Week, which launches today. This year’s campaign, which will again have the support of a range of National Governing Bodies (NGBs), sports...
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Individual Player Watch: Simpson signs off supremely while Denny dazzles
The ink is dry on the final round of the 2018-19 Gallagher Premiership Rugby regular season. With the semi-finals looming, there were still Is to dot and Ts to cross as all 12 teams were in action on a...
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Match Reaction: Leicester Tigers 31-32 Bath Rugby
Bath Rugby ensured that they will play Champions Cup rugby next season, but left it just about as late as possible to secure the honour after Jacques van Rooyen’s last-minute score toppled Leicester Tigers...
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Match Reaction: Wasps 27-25 Harlequins
Joe Simpson's farewell double at the Ricoh Arena lifted Wasps past Harlequins - although the visitors had a last-gasp penalty fall short that would have secured them a semi-final spot in this Gallagher...
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Match Reaction: Newcastle Falcons 12-19 Bristol Bears
Bristol Bears may have fallen short of the top six but their season ended with a flourish and the break of a 12-year record in Gallagher Premiership Rugby. Three tries saw Pat Lam’s side beat relegated...
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Match Reaction: Exeter Chiefs 40-21 Northampton Saints
Exeter Chiefs scored 19 unanswered second-half points against Northampton Saints to finish at the summit of the Gallagher Premiership Rugby table at the end of the regular season. After Piers Francis and...
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Match Reaction: Worcester Warriors 31-29 Saracens
Duncan Weir’s last-gasp penalty was decisive as Worcester produced a stunning late comeback to down Saracens in the final game of the regular season. Tries from Nick Tompkins and Marcelo Bosch, coupled with...
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Match Reaction: Sale Sharks 46-41 Gloucester Rugby
Sale Sharks edged out Gloucester 46-41 in a high-scoring game at the AJ Bell Stadium to finish up in seventh place in the Gallagher Premiership. With an open feel befitting this final-day clash, Sale scored...
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Joe Simmonds desperate to match his brother with Land Rover Discovery of the Season award
After his brother’s win last year, Joe Simmonds knows the pressure is on to keep the Land Rover Discovery of the Season award in the family. The 22-year-old fly-half has been named on a six-man shortlist...
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Social Media Preview: Final round of action
This is it – the final weekend of the Gallagher Premiership regular season is here and there is still one big score to settle. Northampton Saints have put together a late charge towards the top of the table...
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