The Wasps Rugby Club has reported that they are expecting a crowd of around 27000 spectators in the first game they play in home grounds on Sunday in Coventry. The Premiership team has finally announced that they are moving to the Ricoh Arena from High Wycombe in October.
The attendance of the people wanting to see the match is going to be a record according to the Wasps. Even though the move was controversial, many of the High Wycombe-based fans have commented that they understand the reason behind the move.
In a one sided match, Worcester Warriors defeated Nottingham Rugby this Saturday. Their final score stood at 55-16.
In spite of Worcester running in nine times, Nottingham was able to score first six minutes into the game.
Maisey converted but he failed to score in a penalty that happened a few minutes after. It could have given them a lead of ten points. Seven minutes after that, Mike Williams of the Worcester team got injured and had to be taken off the field in a stretcher.
Northampton Saints are riding high on their success in the Aviva Premiership which they won due some stellar performances by their stars in the last season. The Saints claimed their first domestic championship by winning last season’s final against the Saracens. The club rewarded their Director of Rugby Jim Mallinder with a new five year […]
Come the new season and Leicester Tigers are determined to reproduce their winning performance in the 2012-13 seasons whereby they won the Aviva Premiership title. Over the years they have been one of the most successful clubs in the premiership with a record nine consecutive appearances in the final from 2005 to 2013. Keeping in […]
Scotland international fly half Ruaridh Jackson is all set to swap the Pro 12 for the Aviva Premiership for the new season of domestic rugby with his deal with the Rugby Football Union club the London Wasps confirmed.
The 26 year old is considered as one of the best players in the Scottish game at the moment and in his six years at the Glasgow Warriors, he has scored a whopping 443 points, which includes eight tries as well.
Dai Young has called on his boys to play with a lot more confidence in the remaining five games of the Aviva Premiership season after the London Wasps just squeezed past the Worcester Warriors last weekend.
The struggling Worcester side looked to have done enough to secure their first win in the Aviva Premiership in the last twelve months having managed to a lead of 11-6 with just a few minutes remaining on the clock.
But things were to turn for the worse for the relegation favorites as a try from former Warriors player Andy Goode secured a 13-11 win for the Wasps.
Andy Goode, the fly half for the Aviva Premiership Rugby Football Union club the London Wasps has admitted to having quite a poor game against the Exeter Chiefs this past weekend, in spite of his kick making the difference between the two sides in the end as the Wasps ran out 19-16 winners.
Dai Young, the Director of Rugby of the Aviva Premiership Rugby Football Union club the London Wasps has slammed the performance of his players in their most recent defeat at the hands of Bath Rugby in the Premiership over the weekend as unacceptable, adding that playing for a club of the magnitude of the London giants requires a lot more effort and a different attitude and mentality altogether and he didn’t see any of that in the match against Bath.
Aviva Premiership Rugby Football Union club the London Wasps have completed the signing of Argentina international second row player Esteban Lozada from his French club Agen, it has been announced by the club.
The 31 year old is a hugely experienced player and has 22 caps under his name for The Pumas and also played at the 2007 Rugby World Cup and he will add a lot of steel to the club’s play as well as experience, something that has been lacking among the players as they mount another challenge for the play off places of the Aviva Premiership this season.
Aviva Premiership Rugby Football Union club the London Wasps have confirmed on their official website that they have reached an agreement to sign Guy Thompson from Jersey ahead of the new season of the Aviva Premiership.
The 26 year old Thompson was in scintillating form for Jersey and scored seven Championship tries for the club and was the club’s top scorer in the recently concluded season. He had agreed a new deal to stay at the island side for the upcoming season as well, but now, he will make the step up to the Aviva Premiership with The Wasps.