Online Sport Editor Harry Scott-Munro previews the 2021 6 Nations Championship.
The Anglo-Welsh cup returned to the fixture list last weekend after a year’s hiatus. Seen as the natural stepping stone between the reserve A-League and full blown Premiership rugby, the (formerly LV) Cup is often seen as a tournament for blooding youngsters, resting first choice players and allowing those returning from injury some vital game […]
Sunday’s lunchtime clash between the Chiefs and Wasps at Sandy Park may have been a preview of the semi-final to come in a few weeks’ time but this game was certainly important in its own right. Entering the fray at a typically blustery Sandy Park, the well-rested Chiefs lay in third place in the Premiership […]
Following last weekend’s disappointment away to the Ospreys in the opening round of Champions Cup action, the Exeter Chiefs welcomed Bordeaux Bégles to Sandy Park keen to get their campaign up and running. Indeed it was the Chiefs who started the brighter of the two teams. England back row Tom Johnson was carrying hard into […]
A powerful forward pack combined with a masterclass at Fly-Half from Gareth Steenson enabled the Exeter Chiefs to completely nullify the Leicester Tigers at a mild Sandy Park on Saturday evening. The comprehensive victory continued the Chiefs’ stellar start to the season having competed well in all of their games thus far. However it was […]
With the Aviva Premiership returning this Friday night, who will be the ones to watch from competing each team? Oli Davis gives us his views: Bath Rugby – Kyle Eastmond The forgotten man of English rugby it seems. How a player with Eastmond’s level of speed, agility and power can be overlooked for the inside […]