News and reports from London Irish RFC.

Blackadder takes swipe at below-par Bath stars

Bath rugby director Todd Blackadder has put his star players on notice after admitting standards of professionalism had fallen below his..

May 25, 2017 with 0 Comments

I can’t wait to get back to Leicester says Ford

George Ford is focused on another successful summer in white before returning to former club Leicester determined to win some silverware..

May 24, 2017 with 0 Comments

Mercer: I’ll prove why I should be in Argentina

Teenage back row sensation Zach Mercer aims to show Eddie Jones why he should have been on the senior tour to Argentina by leading England..

May 18, 2017 with 0 Comments

Dream Team: Shaun Knight – Bath tighthead

1. Marcos Ayerza – He was the hardest prop I ever faced as a young player and every tighthead I speak to says the same. Great career..

May 8, 2017

Billy and I can mix it up in back row says Faletau

Taulupe Faletau insists he will have no qualms switching to flanker for the Lions if it means starting alongside his cousin and No.8 rival,..

April 28, 2017

Dream Team: Alex Crockett – former Bath centre

1. David Flatman – He would get you six or nine points per game just by talking to the referee and could talk his way out of any..

April 24, 2017

Jeremy Guscott: Clash of Titans? No longer, but it’s still a crucial game

The concept of ‘The Clash’ appeals to me, with an expected crowd of 60,000 at Twickenham to watch Bath against Leicester a testament to..

April 7, 2017

Sooner England switch Watson to full-back the better

Mike Brown’s days as England’s first choice full-back are numbered according to Matt Perry, who reckons it is time for Bath and England..

April 6, 2017

Bath sign Welsh fly-half

Bath have secured the signing of fly-half Josh Lewis from Ebbw Vale ahead of next season. The 25-year-old’s form in Ebbw Vale’s 2013..

March 28, 2017

Front row duo commit future to Bath

Bath have announced that front row duo Shaun Knight and Michael van Vuuren have both agreed contract extensions with the club. Knight..

March 1, 2017