Category Archives: South West Sport

Welsh international joins Aviva Premiership big guns Bath on loan deal

Injury issues see 13-cap prop forward head across the bridge via Wales


Exeter v Dragons team news: No Gavin Henson, but Hallam Amos continues on comeback trail

Bernard Jackman opts to rest star signing for clash with English champions via Wales

Cardiff Blues set their sights on luring Wales prop Tomas Francis away from Exeter Chiefs

The 24-year-old tight-head was on the Wales bench in Italy but started against England, Scotland and during Friday night’s sizzling victory over Ireland via Wales

Bath fans’ fury at Wales Six Nations call-ups for ‘injured’ Taulupe Faletau and Luke Charteris

Some supporters of the west country club believe the pair’s contribution to Bath is being overlooked via Wales

Exeter defeat Sale in low-key game

Exeter score three first-half tries as they ease to a third consecutive Premiership victory against Sale. Source BBC Sport – Sport

Bath go top with derby win over Bristol

Bath go top of the Premiership as they earn a scrappy win in the first derby with Bristol in seven years. Source BBC Sport – Sport

Bristol suspend director of rugby Robinson pending review

Premiership strugglers Bristol suspend director of rugby Andy Robinson pending a “review of their coaching needs”. Source BBC Sport – Sport

Rhys Priestland kicks Bath to victory over Bristol in Challenge Cup derby

The Wales international fly-half led his side to a second successive win in the competition with four successful first-half kicks before adding another after the break via Wales

Unsung Hero: 2015 South West winner Scott Allen one year on

The 2015 South West Unsung Hero Scott Allen describes what his year has been like since winning the award, and who would deserve it next. Source BBC Sport – Sport

Exeter well beaten at home as Clermont impress

Exeter suffer a sobering defeat as Top 14 leaders Clermont rack up a bonus-point victory in their Champions Cup opener. Source BBC Sport – Sport