Sale win basement battle as Gloucester defy critics: Premiership Conclusions

We’ve played six games, and heading into the European break we’ve got a pretty good idea of the runners and riders in the Gallagher Premiership. It’s Premiership Conclusions time… Results Bath Rugby 24-39 Exeter Chiefs Harlequins 20-25 Saracens Northampton Saints 15-23 Leicester Tigers Sale Sharks 20-7 Newcastle Falcons Wasps 21-35 Gloucester Rugby Exeter overcome early…

Quins recover while Saints win away: Premiership Conclusions

There’s only one round of Premiership Rugby left before the competition breaks until November, and Josh Bartholomew is, as ever, here to run you through the talking points from the weekend so far. Results: Newcastle Falcons 22-23 Wasps Bristol Rugby 40-45 Northampton Saints Exeter Chiefs 28-11 Worcester Warriors Gloucester Rugby 25-27 Harlequins Saracens 50-27 Bath…

Exeter impress again but Harlequins in a battle: Premiership Conclusions

It has been one of the most pulsating starts to a Premiership season in recent memory, and Josh Bartholomew is evaluating Round Four. It’s Premiership Conclusions time everybody… Results: Newcastle Falcons 17-24 Exeter Chiefs Sale Sharks 13-31 Wasps Bristol Bears 20-13 Harlequins Bath Rugby 17-15 Northampton Saints Results aren’t everything (though they help)… Last season, Newcastle finished…

Bath bounce back but Worcester in trouble: Premiership Conclusions

With three games play, we’re starting to get a sound indicator of the current state of each Premiership team, and it’s time for Josh Bartholomew to run the rule. It’s your Premiership Conclusions… Results: Gloucester Rugby 35-13 Bristol Bears Worcester Warriors 20-23 Newcastle Falcons Northampton Saints 27-38 Saracens Harlequins 32-37 Bath Rugby Exeter Chiefs 35-18 Sale Sharks…

Tigers fight back and Exeter impress: Premiership Conclusions

Two games down, 20 to go, and it’s your favourite part of the week. It’s Josh Bartholomew with his Premiership Conclusions… Results: Northampton 25-18 Harlequins Wasps 31-42 Exeter Chiefs Saracens 44-23 Bristol Bears Leicester Tigers 49-33 Newcastle Falcons Bath Rugby 31-31 Gloucester Rugby Lancaster for Leicester? Change has been afoot in the Tigers camp, since their 40-6…

Gustard listening to his former boss and Tigers in a slumber: Premiership Conclusions

With just one game still to play in the opening round of the Gallagher Premiership, it’s time for the first edition of Read About Sport’s Premiership Conclusions series. Josh Bartholomew runs the rule over the five games so far… Results Bristol Bears 17-10 Bath Rugby Gloucester Rugby 27-16 Northampton Saints  Worcester Warriors 21-20 Wasps Harlequins 51-20 Sale Sharks…