1 - Beno Obano (Bath) Obano showed once again that he could be an England EPS squad member soon with a resounding performance at the Rec, scoring a try in the first minute and holding his own in the scrum against Marcel van der Merwe.2 - Roman Ruffenach (Montpellier) The Frenchman
Sorry this is a day late - I scheduled this on Sunday night for Monday morning, but the system got confused by the timezone change and didn't know what time to publish it. I was then out of the office all day yesterday and didn't notice the c*ck up.
May's fine form helps Tigers beat championsBeing as it was the official 150th anniversary game of Wasps, I was intending to write about their fixture against Bath first. However, it was a particularly dull affair, which was infuriatingly disappointing for the hosts, so I shall leave that with a short
Premiership - Bath's resurgence stuns SarriesTodd Blackadder's slow revival of Bath seems to be picking up pace. After seeing off the team who pipped them to the playoffs last season (Tigers) in their first game, they have now dispatched the European champions (Saracens) to continue their whirlwind start. A lacklustre
Surprise wins punctuate opening weekendThe first round of premiership action witnessed not one, not two, but three upsets to blow many people’s pre-season predictions out of the water. There were also ominous signs for the rest of the league, with Wasps and Saracens throwing down the gauntlet with clinical try-scoring
Baxter's long road to gloryRob Baxter couldn't have summed up his side's maiden Premiership title any better. It didn't feel like a dream in any way. Unexpected and illogical, looking back, but dream-like? Definitely not. No side has reached the pinnacle of English domestic rugby in a more shrewd and
Wasps set up semi-final derby, Exeter to meet SarriesOne of the most interesting final rounds of the Premiership ever interested from start to finish on Saturday. After they gave themselves a massive uphill task, Wasps responded with one of their most complete performances to secure top spot for the first