Bath Rugby

BBC Radio Bristol - Alive Appeal

Geoff Twentyman's 'Big Sport Quiz'<p>Join BBC Radio Bristol’s Geoff Twentyman for an evening of entertainment in aid of ‘The BBC Radio Bristol Alive Appeal’.<p>Geoff will be playing quizmaster as two teams of West Country sporting stars compete to be named champions of this very special quiz.<p>Former …

Bristol City

Todd Blackadder agrees new long-term deal with Bath to put end to rumours about his future

Todd Blackadder has agreed a new long-term contract with Bath to silence the 'fake news' about his future.<p>Rumours that Blackadder was close to being …

Sport (UK)

Tickets remaining for Bristol Bears' remaining September fixtures

Tickets remaining for Bristol Bears' remaining September fixtures against Harlequins and Northampton Saints<p><b>Bristol Bears have been afforded the</b> …

Harlequins

Revitalizing a Victorian Home for the 21st Century

A young family near Bath, England, add contemporary design touches to a 19th-century ‘gentleman’s residence’ with Gothic spires<p>Henry and Chloë Scotland left London in 2006 in search of a better place to raise a young family. Near the city of Bath they found it: a hillside home in a fairy-tale …

English Premiership Rugby

Danny Cipriani AXED by ruthless Eddie Jones as Chris Ashton and Manu Tuilagi are handed call-ups for training camp with one year to go until World Cup

Danny Cipriani has been left out of England's latest training squad, despite making a superb start to the season for his new club, Gloucester.<p>The …

Sport (UK)

Gallagher Premiership Saturday wrap: Victories for Exeter, Saracens, Bath and Newcastle

Once again, a Gallagher Premiership Saturday delivered points galore as Exeter Chiefs, Saracens, Bath Rugby and Newcastle Falcons all secured Round 3 …

Exeter Chiefs

Bristol's George Smith avoids punishment after Saracens red card

Bristol Bears flanker George Smith has avoided punishment after being sent off for a dangerous tackle against Saracens in Sunday's Gallagher …

Saracens

Zamboulis becomes first-ever female citing officer

• Zamboulis becomes first-ever female citing officer<br>• She will be at Bath v Gloucester on Saturday<p><b>History will be made in Gallagher Premiership Rugby</b> …

English Rugby

Premiership 'considering options' amid report of CVC bid

LONDON (Reuters) - Premiership Rugby responded to media reports of a potential takeover by financial equity firm CVC on Wednesday by saying they were considering various options for growth but no decision was imminent.<p>Rugby Union - Premiership - Bristol Bears vs Bath Rugby - Ashton Gate Stadium, …

Sport (UK)

Bath flanker Zach Mercer signs two-year contract extension

Flanker Zach Mercer has signed a two-year contract extension with Gallagher Premiership club Bath.<p>The 21-year-old, who has made 38 appearances for …

Eddie Jones

Leicester part company with head coach O'Connor

(Reuters) - Leicester Tigers head coach Matt O’Connor has left the team with immediate effect following a 40-6 defeat at Exeter in their season opener on Saturday, the Premiership club said.<p>FILE PHOTO: Britain Rugby Union - Bath Rugby v Leicester Tigers - Aviva Premiership - Twickenham Stadium - …

Leicester Tigers

Injury forces Piutau out of Bristol Premiership opener

LONDON (AFP) -<p>Star signing Charles Piutau will miss Bristol's English Premiership opener against Bath on Friday after suffering a shoulder injury in a pre-season friendly.<p>The former All Black, a reported £1 million ($1.3 million) arrival from Ulster, is due to see a specialist this weekend after …

North America

Amy Williams

Amy slid her way to an Olympic gold medal after training in Skeleton racing at the University of Bath.<p>Bath City FC Players<p>Bath City Football Club …

Travel (UK)

Premiership rugby signings: From Chris Ashton to Danny Cipriani - all the summer ins and outs

The new Premiership season is upon as the annual launch took place at Twickenham on Thursday, with all 12 director of rugby and head coaches meeting …

Leicester Tigers

Bath and England wing Anthony Watson suffers major injury setback

Bath have no clear time frame on when England international Anthony Watson could return to action after he retore his Achilles tendon.<p>Watson suffered …

English Premiership Rugby

Lions prop Jacques van Rooyen leaves SA for Bath in England

SOMERSET – Bath Rugby on Monday confirmed the signing of prop Jacques van Rooyen from Super Rugby outfit the Lions. The South African front-ranker, …

Sport (South Africa)

Bath sign South African prop Jacques van Rooyen

LONDON (AFP) -<p>English Premiership side Bath have signed South African prop Jacques van Rooyen from Super Rugby finalists the Lions.<p>The 31-year-old started the Super Rugby final in Christchurch on Saturday, when the Lions suffered a 37-18 defeat to the Crusaders.<p>Van Rooyen has made more than 60 …

Super Rugby

England pre-season training squad announcement

England head coach Eddie Jones has named a 44-man pre-season training squad to convene at the Lensbury Hotel from Saturday, August 4 until Monday …

Leicester Tigers

The strangest places a Formula One car has visited

Not too long ago Hungary was a very strange place to host a Grand Prix. Check out some more unusual places F1 cars have done their thing.<p>Back in …

Red Bull Racing

Taufete'e brace and MacGinty's boot give U.S. first win over Scots

(Reuters) - Hooker Joe Taufete’e scored tries either side of halftime while flyhalf Alan MacGinty added 12 points with the boot to help the United States beat Scotland for the first time with a 30-29 victory in Houston on Saturday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Premiership - Worcester Warriors vs Bath …

Worcester Warriors

England coach Eddie Jones apologises to Bruce Craig after calling Bath owner 'the Donald Trump of rugby'

Eddie Jones has apologised to Bruce Craig for branding the Bath owner the 'Donald Trump of rugby'.<p>England's head coach has written to Craig …

Donald Trump

Louw picks 6 Springboks in dream XV

2018-05-29 20:34<p>Francois Louw (Gallo)<p>Cape Town - Springbok flanker <b>Francois Louw</b> has selected <b>six</b> South Africans in his dream starting XV.<p>The …

Sport (South Africa)

Jones makes 3 late changes to SA touring squad

2018-05-30 09:45<p>Eddie Jones (Getty)<p>London - <b>England</b> head coach <b>Eddie Jones</b> has finalised his selection ahead of their tour to South Africa next month, …

Leicester Tigers

England name side to face Barbarians

• Jones on his side to face the Barbarians - read<br>• Lobbe to lead the Barbarians against England - more<p><b>England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team</b> …

Leicester Tigers

Russia qualify for Rugby World Cup 2019 in place of Romania

Winger Chris Ashton is returning to Twickenham to play for the Barbarians against England on Sunday<p><b>Chris Ashton Returns to Twickenham…For The</b> …

Rugby Union

England name squad ahead of Quilter Cup fixture

• Buy tickets for the Quilter Cup - more<br>• Gustard to leave role with England Rugby - more<p><b>Eddie Jones has called up 35 players to prepare for England’s</b> …

Leicester Tigers

Eddie Jones names 35-man squad for Barbarians clash

2018-05-22 07:55<p>Eddie Jones (Getty)<p>Cape Town - <b>Eddie Jones</b> has called up 35 players to prepare for England’s Quilter Cup match against the Barbarians …

Leicester Tigers

Danny Cipriani listed as full-back in England training squad for Barbarians squad

<b>Wasps fly-half Danny Cipriani has been listed as a full-back in England's training squad for Sunday's match against the Barbarians.</b><p>Cipriani is among 35 players named, including his club-mates Nathan Hughes, Elliot Daly, Dan Robson and Joe Launchbury.<p>Wasps were knocked out of the Premiership …

Leicester Tigers

New Zealand boss Steve Hansen stirs the pot on Brad Shields England call-up: 'He would probably have been an All Black this year'

New Zealand made their feelings very clear when England demanded Brad Shields be allowed to join up with Eddie Jones' squad for the summer tour to South Africa. They were not happy.<p>Not just due to the fact that the Hurricanes will be losing their captain for a period of time he would otherwise be …

Rugby Union

Denny Solomona is close to South Africa tour start, says Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones has insisted that he did not hesitate to select Denny Solomona for England’s three-Test tour of South Africa despite the Sale Sharks wing’s disciplinary issues this season.<p>Solomona has just returned from a four-week ban after being found guilty by an independent Rugby Football Union …

Rugby Union