News and reports from London Irish RFC.

Tighthead Knight joins Bath Rugby

As revealed by Neil Fissler in The Rugby Paper on Sunday, tighthead Shaun Knight has joined Bath on loan until the end of the season...

September 27, 2016 with 0 Comments

Fruean confirmed as Bath new recruit

Bath have confirmed that Robbie Fruean will be joining the club at the culmination of this year’s Mitre 10 Cup, in which he is competing..

September 27, 2016 with 0 Comments

David Wilson leaves Bath to join Newcastle

David Wilson has left Bath and joined Newcastle with immediate effect. Capped 44 times by England, the 31-year-old tighthead had done the..

September 23, 2016 with 0 Comments

Bath to play in London once a year for five years

Bath have announced they will be one home game in London for the next five years the first of which being against Leicester on April 8 at..

September 23, 2016 with 0 Comments

World class George Ford tipped to drive era of success

Bath head coach Tabai Matson reckons fly-half George Ford is as good as any player he has worked with – including Kiwi superstar Dan..

September 16, 2016

Leroy Houston returns to Bath

As revealed in The Rugby Paper on August 14, Bath have brought in Leroy Houston on a short-term deal. The back-rower left the Rec in the..

September 14, 2016

Aled Brew joins Bath on trial

Aled Brew has joined Bath on trial until the end of the year after being released by the Dragons. The former Wales International wing has..

September 6, 2016

Jeremy Guscott: Saracens set for dynasty – like Bath, Wasps and Tigers   

Every new season brings renewed excitement, and with it changes in the pecking order in terms of who qualifies for Europe, who makes the..

August 31, 2016

Guy Mercer will keep Bath honest

So here’s a question. You’ve just jetted in from New Zealand tasked with turning around the talented but clearly underperforming rugby..

August 31, 2016

Guy Mercer named Bath captain

Guy Mercer has been named Bath captain ahead of the new season. The 26-year-old openside spent much of his childhood watching the team he..

August 24, 2016

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