News and reports from London Irish RFC.

Buccaneer Sam Burgess tailor-made for No.6 – Francois Louw

Sam Burgess’s future lies on the blindside flank, according to Bath openside Francois Louw, who  was hugely impressed with the former..

April 25, 2015 with 0 Comments

England Sevens star Jeff Williams to join Bath

England Sevens player Jeff Williams will join Bath Rugby next season. The 26-year-old has scored 36 tries in his 20 tournament appearances..

April 15, 2015 with 0 Comments

Jeremy Guscott’s column: Sam Burgess can be deadly force as Bath’s back-row destroyer

I’ve backed Sam Burgess to make England’s World Cup squad from the start because I think he is that talented – and committed to..

April 15, 2015 with 0 Comments

Room 101: Kane Palma-Newport – Bath prop

1.Not defending mauls Not defending a maul – and trying to get something from the opposition without directly engaging them immediately..

April 9, 2015

Stuart Hooper: Dave Attwood was deflated but he’ll rise for World Cup

Bath captain backs club colleague to reclaim his place in the Red Rose boiler room ahead of the World Cup.

April 9, 2015

Dream Team: Carl Fearns – Bath and former Sale back row

1. Nathan Catt – As a loosehead he is very good at the scrum but he is also a skilful ball player. Just been unlucky with injury..

April 7, 2015

Stuart Hooper commits to Bath

Bath today announce that club captain Stuart Hooper will continue at the Recreation Ground next season. Hooper has turned out 174 times for..

March 10, 2015

David Sisi loaned to London Irish

As revealed by Neale Harvey in The Rugby Paper on February 22, Bath flanker David Sisi will spend next season on loan at London Irish...

March 9, 2015

London Irish failed to match my ambition says Tom Homer

London Irish’s lack of success made it impossible for full-back to resist the lure of a fresh start at Bath.

February 28, 2015

Nick Cain talks to Dave Attwood about the effect the Bath quartet is having on England

When Dave Attwood grounded the ball over the line at the Millennium Stadium late in the script for what appeared to be England’s third..

February 26, 2015