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English Premiership 2021/2022: Saracens v Newcastle Falcons - tactical analysis tactics

English Premiership 2021/2022: why Saracens recovered from “dismal start” to defeat a Newcastle Falcons...

It is safe to say that the 2021/2022 English Premiership season has so far given us plenty of drama, with two of the pre-season...
English Premiership 2021/2022: Bristol Bears v Bath - tactical analysis tactics

English Premiership 2021/2022: why Bristol Bears defeated “dogged” Bath for first win in “titanic”...

Being successful in the first West Country derby of the new English Premiership season was crucial for both Bristol Bears and Bath, with neither...
English Premiership 2021/2022: London Irish v Sale Sharks - tactical analysis tactics

English Premiership 2021/2022: why Sale Sharks “felt like they’d lost” after London Irish comeback...

Last season’s play-off semi-finalists Sale Sharks edged Bath by a single point on the opening weekend of the new English Premiership season, but faced...
English Premiership 2021/2022: Leicester Tigers v Exeter Chiefs - tactical analysis tactics

English Premiership 2021/2022: why Exeter Chiefs left empty-handed at “robust” Leicester Tigers – tactical...

The opening weekend of the English Premiership provided us with plenty of interesting fixtures, but one that caught the eye was Exeter Chiefs’ trip...

English Premiership 2021/2022 – season preview

The new season of the English Premiership is almost here, with plenty of new players, a returning team, a new format (with one team...

Jaco Coetzee 2021 – player profile

CLUB: Bath JOINED: February 2021 (from Stormers/Western Province) POSITION: Flanker, number 8 NATIONALITY: South Africa ANALYSIS: Bath lost a good player this summer in Zach Mercer, following the English back row forward’s move...

Hosea Saumaki 2021 – player profile

CLUB: Leicester Tigers JOINED: July 2021 (from Yokohama Canon Eagles) POSITION: Winger, full-back NATIONALITY: Tonga ANALYSIS: Leicester Tigers are a club on the mend, with last season being the first positive sign for...

Finn Russell could be about to become first £1m-a-year Rugby player

According to the latest reports that appear to be emerging around the world of rugby, it would appear the sport is about to have...
South Africa v British and Irish Lions (First Test): Key Springboks players - tactical analysis tactics

South Africa v British and Irish Lions (First Test): Key Springboks players – tactical...

This weekend, the first of three tests between the British and Irish Lions and world champions South Africa takes place, with all three games...

Vaea Fifita 2021 – player profile

CURRENT CLUB: Wasps JOINED: June 2021 (from Hurricanes) POSITION: Flanker, lock NATIONALITY: New Zealand ANALYSIS: Wasps have been in desperate need of some fresh attacking legs, as they continue to rebuild after a...