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English Premiership 2021/2022: Saracens v Sale Sharks - tactical analysis tactics

English Premiership 2021/2022: why Saracens defeat showed Sale Sharks have an uphill battle this...

After a couple of weeks away, the English Premiership returned last weekend, with several interesting clashes taking place. One which particularly caught the eye...

English Premiership 2021/2022: 6 early season standouts – data analysis

The recent break for the English Premiership has given us a chance to reflect on what we have seen so far, and to pick...
English Premiership 2021/2022: Wasps v Harlequins - tactical analysis tactics

English Premiership 2021/2022: Why Harlequins’ “resolve” when losing helped them come from behind to...

Wasps and Harlequins came into this game at the Coventry Building Society Arena after differing results last weekend; Wasps had claimed a convincing away...
English Premiership 2021/2022: Gloucester v Exeter Chiefs - tactical analysis tactics

English Premiership 2021/2022: why Exeter Chiefs “fight” was key in defeating dogged Gloucester in...

Gloucester came into this English Premiership game in good form, having lost just once since the beginning of October, and have shown a lot...
English Premiership 2021/2022: Northampton Saints v Worcester Warriors - tactical analysis tactics

English Premiership 2021/2022: why “fractured” Worcester Warriors slumped to third consecutive heavy defeat at...

Northampton Saints and Worcester Warriors are currently at different ends of the English Premiership table; Northampton have lost just once this season, against Wasps...

English Premiership 2021/2022: early winners, losers and biggest surprises – tactical analysis

We are now a good way into the 2021/2022 English Premiership season, and it seems like a good moment to step back and look...
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...