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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 with 0 Comments

Jeremy Guscott: If Todd Blackadder’s ruthless he can transform Bath

Todd Blackadder arrives at Bath with a great playing pedigree and a good coaching CV, although he has not won much silverware as a coach...

August 10, 2016

England stars agree new deals with Bath

Bath have announced that Jonathan Joseph and Anthony Watson have both agreed long-term extensions to their contract that will see the..

August 3, 2016

Worcester sign Bath sacked flanker Faosiliva

Worcester Warriors have confirmed the signing of Samoa international back-row Alafoti Faosiliva. The flanker, who can also play at no.8,..

August 3, 2016

Bath reveal new coaching structure

Bath have today confirmed the appointment of Todd Blackadder as director of rugby and Tabai Matson as head coach. A former All Black..

July 28, 2016

Cain column: Burgess effect still rumbling through Bath

By Nick Cain THE  saying, “be careful what you wish for”  is tailor-made for the wreckage left at the Rec after Bath’s £500,000..

July 15, 2016

Guscott column: Eastmond can revive England hopes at Sale

By Jeremy Guscott Kyle Eastmond is a very talented player with a skill set that really suits Rugby Union. When he is in the right..

July 14, 2016

Bath boss Bruce Craig NOT selling up at the Rec

Bruce Craig has categorically denied he is selling Bath after rumours emerged he was on the verge of offloading his controlling interest to..

July 5, 2016

I was a fat-arse at Bath admits Stephen Donald

Stephen Donald outdid Warren Gatland in the home hero stakes in Hamilton, leaving the field to a standing ovation after guiding the Chiefs..

June 24, 2016

Room 101: Matt Garvey – Bath loose forward

1. “You’re tall aren’t you?!” When people say that it really breaks me – as if I didn’t know I was tall! I’m 6’6 for..

June 9, 2016

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