Saracens overcome brave Newcastle to open with win

Alex Lewington (left) scored twice for Saracens on his first appearance since moving from London Irish Gallagher Premiership Newcastle (9) 21 Tries: Wilson 2 Cons: Flood Pens: Flood 3 Saracens (17) 32 Tries: George, Lewington 2, Tompkins Cons: Farrell 3 Pens: Farrell 2 Saracens kept a brave Newcastle Falcons side at bay to begin the […]

Cipriani inspires Gloucester to victory over Northampton

Danny Cipriani set up Charlie Sharples for a wonderful try, on his debut for Gloucester Gallagher Premiership Gloucester (21) 27 Tries: Hanson, Sharples Cons: Twelvetrees Pens: Twelvetrees 5 Northampton (11) 16 Tries: Francis, Lawes Pens: Biggar 2 England fly-half Danny Cipriani showed his undoubted quality to help steer Gloucester to a 27-16 opening weekend win […]

Guscott, Dawson & Monye’s Premiership predictions – and have your say too

Saracens collected their seventh major piece of silverware in eight seasons when they won the 2017-18 Premiership final Gallagher Premiership Rugby Dates: 31 August – 1 June Coverage: Commentary on BBC Radio 5 live, sports extra and local radio on BBC Sport website, mobile, tablet and app. Reports on all matches and live text commentary […]

Paul Grayson: Northampton Saints appoint former head coach as kicking consultant

Paul Grayson was a club legend at Northampton, scoring all their points in the 2000 Heineken Cup triumph Northampton’s leading points scorer Paul Grayson has re-joined Saints as a consultant kicking coach. Grayson recorded 2,786 points in 259 games for the club and added 400 points in 32 England Test matches. The 47-year-old, who served […]