News and reports from London Irish RFC.

Bath bring in hooker Van Vuuren

South African hooker Michael van Vuuren will join Bath next season. The 24-year-old moves to the West Country following a stint at..

May 4, 2016 with 0 Comments

Anthony Watson must switch to full-back – Sinbad

Electrifying Bath star Anthony Watson can end England’s full-back debate by taking the shirt from Mike Brown, according to former Red..

April 29, 2016 with 0 Comments

Neal Hatley named England scrum coach

England head coach Eddie Jones has added scrum coach Neal Hatley to his backroom staff. The 46-year-old will join the England set-up at the..

April 28, 2016 with 0 Comments

Japan move for Bath lock Day

As revealed in The Rugby Paper by Neil Fissler on March 20, Dominic Day will leave Bath at the end of the season to seek a new challenge in..

April 27, 2016 with 0 Comments

Back injury forces Bath captain to retire

Bath have today announced that club captain Stuart Hooper has been forced to retire due to a back injury with immediate effect. The lock,..

April 14, 2016

Referee abuse is on rise and ‘must be curbed’

A leading English match official claims referee abuse is rising sharply and has urged the RFU and Premiership Rugby to act before someone..

April 12, 2016

Kruis and Wilson cleared of biting and gouging charges

George Kruis and David Wilson are both free to play after seeing their citing dismissed yesterday. The Saracens lock was charged for..

April 6, 2016

20 Questions: Matt Garvey – Bath lock

How do you look back at the Wasps defeat? The result was disappointing and the video analysis showed us things to work on but it’s..

March 9, 2016

Elliott Stooke determined to prove his worth at London Irish

Elliott Stooke says he had to leave Gloucester for bitter West Country rivals Bath in order to reignite his faltering career. A World Cup..

March 5, 2016

Watson backing struggling Bath mates to prove their quality   

Anthony Watson has been forced to watch Bath from the sidelines in recent weeks and the England wing reveals it made for tough viewing...

March 3, 2016

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