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#Chris Ashton

# chris-ashton - Monday 25 January, 2021

Ex-England winger Ashton joins Worcester
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Ex-England winger Ashton joins Worcester

Jan 25th 2021, 5:22 PM 6,919 Views 3 Comments

He scored 20 times in his 44 Tests between 2010-2019 and was joint leading try-scorer at the 2011 World Cup.

# chris-ashton - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Chris Ashton joins Harlequins after dramatic fallout and exit from Sale
# Quick Move
# Quick Move

Chris Ashton joins Harlequins after dramatic fallout and exit from Sale

Mar 4th 2020, 12:09 PM 11,846 Views 6 Comments

The 32-year-old Wigan native hasn’t hung around in finding a new club.

# chris-ashton - Monday 2 March, 2020

Sale announce that Chris Ashton has left the club with immediate effect
# Ash Splash
# Ash Splash

Sale announce that Chris Ashton has left the club with immediate effect

Mar 2nd 2020, 9:06 AM 17,965 Views 8 Comments

The English side say they came to ‘a mutual agreement’ with the former England wing.

# chris-ashton - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Ashton all but ends World Cup hopes as he withdraws from England training squad
# Priorities
# Priorities

Ashton all but ends World Cup hopes as he withdraws from England training squad

Jun 23rd 2019, 8:59 PM 15,655 Views 11 Comments

The 32-year-old’s wife is pregnant, and he wishes to be by her side rather than go away to training camp.

# chris-ashton - Sunday 17 February, 2019

England wing Chris Ashton ruled out of next weekend's Six Nations clash against Wales
# Injury Setback
# Injury Setback

England wing Chris Ashton ruled out of next weekend's Six Nations clash against Wales

Feb 17th 2019, 4:32 PM 5,327 Views 7 Comments

The 31-year-old Sale Sharks flyer featured in England’s victories against Ireland and France.

# chris-ashton - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Woodward laments England's failure to kick goals in All Blacks defeat
# Missed Opportunity
# Missed Opportunity

Woodward laments England's failure to kick goals in All Blacks defeat

Nov 11th 2018, 2:55 PM 6,960 Views 7 Comments

The World Cup-winning coach added that current boss Eddie Jones ought to feel “cranky”.

# chris-ashton - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Ashton returns against All Blacks for first England start in four years
# Twickenham
# Twickenham

Ashton returns against All Blacks for first England start in four years

Nov 8th 2018, 1:22 PM 7,294 Views 12 Comments

The Sale wing, who came off the bench against South Africa last week, is named ahead of Jack Nowell.

# chris-ashton - Friday 2 November, 2018

Chris Ashton set to end four-year England exile as Tuilagi pulls out
# Splash Zone
# Splash Zone

Chris Ashton set to end four-year England exile as Tuilagi pulls out

Nov 2nd 2018, 1:12 PM 7,775 Views 7 Comments

The powerful centre has a groin complaint, but is expected to be fit for the Test against New Zealand next week.

# chris-ashton - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Splash zone! Chris Ashton hat-trick gives Sale a bonus-point win against Connacht
# Boy For Sale
# Boy For Sale

Splash zone! Chris Ashton hat-trick gives Sale a bonus-point win against Connacht

Oct 20th 2018, 5:10 PM 11,345 Views 5 Comments

Sale too strong for Andy Friend’s experimental side.

# chris-ashton - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Chris Ashton to make return against Connacht after pre-season suspension
# Challenge Cup
# Challenge Cup

Chris Ashton to make return against Connacht after pre-season suspension

Oct 16th 2018, 6:21 AM 7,191 Views 11 Comments

The prolific try-scorer was slapped with a seven-week ban for a tip tackle against Castres.

# chris-ashton - Friday 24 August, 2018

Chris Ashton banned for seven weeks for this tip tackle in pre-season friendly
# Banned
# Banned

Chris Ashton banned for seven weeks for this tip tackle in pre-season friendly

Aug 24th 2018, 8:53 AM 18,225 Views 21 Comments

England international will miss first six games of the Premiership season.

# chris-ashton - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Ashton's hopes of England return in danger after tip-tackle red card
# Tip Of The Iceberg
# Tip Of The Iceberg

Ashton's hopes of England return in danger after tip-tackle red card

Aug 21st 2018, 11:15 AM 7,038 Views 7 Comments

The 31-year-old could face a minimum six-week ban for the incident involving Rory Kockott.

# chris-ashton - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Sale pull off Ashton signing after early release from Toulon for family reasons
# RETURNING HOME
# RETURNING HOME

Sale pull off Ashton signing after early release from Toulon for family reasons

Jul 4th 2018, 4:37 PM 10,393 Views 19 Comments

The prolific try-scorer’s return to the Premiership opens up a route back into the England fold.

# chris-ashton - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Toulon deny reports Chris Ashton has requested early release from contract
# FAKE NEWS
# FAKE NEWS

Toulon deny reports Chris Ashton has requested early release from contract

Jun 14th 2018, 4:30 PM 6,809 Views 2 Comments

The winger has, in fact, asked for a contract extension with the French club.

# chris-ashton - Saturday 14 April, 2018

English winger Chris Ashton breaks Top 14 try-scoring record
# 22 And Counting
# 22 And Counting

English winger Chris Ashton breaks Top 14 try-scoring record

Apr 14th 2018, 2:48 PM 10,069 Views 26 Comments

He has passed Fijian Napolioni Nalaga for the most tries in a single season.

# chris-ashton - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Toulon warm up for Munster clash with seven-try rout of Clermomt
# Formidable
# Formidable

Toulon warm up for Munster clash with seven-try rout of Clermomt

Mar 25th 2018, 9:06 PM 16,941 Views 13 Comments

The French side are in Limerick next weekend.

# chris-ashton - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Chris Ashton gifted Bath an easy try this afternoon with a horrendous clearance kick
# Howler
# Howler

Chris Ashton gifted Bath an easy try this afternoon with a horrendous clearance kick

Dec 9th 2017, 7:52 PM 14,459 Views 17 Comments

It was a real howler from the former England wing during Toulon’s Champions Cup win.

# chris-ashton - Monday 28 August, 2017

That'll deux! Chris Ashton made a dream start to life at Toulon
# Magnifique
# Magnifique

That'll deux! Chris Ashton made a dream start to life at Toulon

Aug 28th 2017, 9:14 AM 8,711 Views 3 Comments

The English wing looked at home in the French top flight, scoring two tries in a big victory over Pau.

# chris-ashton - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Toulon move will dampen Ashton's 'burning desire' to play for England again
# French Focus
# French Focus

Toulon move will dampen Ashton's 'burning desire' to play for England again

Mar 30th 2017, 11:23 AM 7,012 Views 16 Comments

The winger still craves a return to the international stage almost three years after winning his last cap.

# chris-ashton - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Ashton returns from biting ban to score in Sacracens' Christmas Eve win
# Premiership Round-up
# Premiership Round-up

Ashton returns from biting ban to score in Sacracens' Christmas Eve win

Dec 24th 2016, 5:45 PM 6,790 Views 5 Comments

Saracens remain top of the Premiership after beating Newcastle, but Wasps thrashed Bath to go level on points at the summit.

# chris-ashton - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Chris Ashton set to join Toulon
# Splash The Cash
# Splash The Cash

Chris Ashton set to join Toulon

Oct 25th 2016, 12:49 PM 7,667 Views 4 Comments

The England winger will join the French side at the end of the season.

# chris-ashton - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

'I have always played fair' - Ashton protests innocence following 13-week ban
# Reality Bites
# Reality Bites

'I have always played fair' - Ashton protests innocence following 13-week ban

Sep 27th 2016, 9:10 PM 5,404 Views 12 Comments

The England and Saracens wing has been punished for biting Northampton Saints prop Alex Waller.

# chris-ashton - Friday 23 September, 2016

Saracens back down from appealing Chris Ashton's 13-week bite ban
# Gone Til December
# Gone Til December

Saracens back down from appealing Chris Ashton's 13-week bite ban

Sep 23rd 2016, 1:37 PM 4,116 Views 4 Comments

Mark McCall says the club will continue to support the prolific controversial wing.

# chris-ashton - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Saracens wing Chris Ashton cops 13-week ban for biting
# Guilty
# Guilty

Saracens wing Chris Ashton cops 13-week ban for biting

Sep 21st 2016, 8:19 AM 7,031 Views 19 Comments

The 29-year-old is suspended until December for biting Alex Waller.

# chris-ashton - Monday 19 September, 2016

Chris Ashton charged for allegedly biting Northampton's Alex Waller - twice!
# In The Dock
# In The Dock

Chris Ashton charged for allegedly biting Northampton's Alex Waller - twice!

Sep 19th 2016, 6:41 PM 10,305 Views 19 Comments

He’ll appear before an RFU disciplinary panel charged with acts contrary to good sportsmanship.

# chris-ashton - Monday 23 May, 2016

Leaving Chris Ashton out of England squad was an 'easy call'
# Splash Out
# Splash Out

Leaving Chris Ashton out of England squad was an 'easy call'

May 23rd 2016, 9:10 AM 12,577 Views 20 Comments

Eddie Jones feels Marland Yarde is better-equipped to work in his back three.

# chris-ashton - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Ashton splashes to swing tight contest for Saracens against Saints
# Champions Cup
# Champions Cup

Ashton splashes to swing tight contest for Saracens against Saints

Apr 9th 2016, 7:47 PM 7,184 Views 5 Comments

Maro Itoje and Owen Farrell continued their excellent form to set up a semi-final against Wasps.

# chris-ashton - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Chris Ashton to serve full 10-week ban after 'gouging' suspension upheld
# Ash Dash
# Ash Dash

Chris Ashton to serve full 10-week ban after 'gouging' suspension upheld

Feb 4th 2016, 11:56 AM 4,808 Views 13 Comments

Flashy wing will play no part in England’s Six Nations campaign.

# chris-ashton - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Could Ashton be back for the Six Nations? Sarries to appeal his 'eye gouge' ban
# Appeal
# Appeal

Could Ashton be back for the Six Nations? Sarries to appeal his 'eye gouge' ban

Jan 26th 2016, 12:29 PM 4,565 Views 11 Comments

Ashton banned for 10 weeks following incident with Ulster’s Luke Marshall.

# chris-ashton - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Chris Ashton must take responsibility for his actions - Eddie Jones
# Ashton To Ashes
# Ashton To Ashes

Chris Ashton must take responsibility for his actions - Eddie Jones

Jan 21st 2016, 9:59 AM 8,503 Views 10 Comments

England will be without Chris Ashton for the Six Nations after the winger was hit with a 10-week ban.

# chris-ashton - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

10-week ban for gouging Luke Marshall keeps Chris Ashton out of the Six Nations
# Too Late To Say Sarries
# Too Late To Say Sarries

10-week ban for gouging Luke Marshall keeps Chris Ashton out of the Six Nations

Jan 20th 2016, 1:58 PM 7,786 Views 15 Comments

The winger pleaded not guilty to the offence.

# chris-ashton - Monday 18 January, 2016

Chris Ashton cited for alleged gouge on Luke Marshall, Glasgow flanker pulled up for testicle grab
# Eye-watering
# Eye-watering

Chris Ashton cited for alleged gouge on Luke Marshall, Glasgow flanker pulled up for testicle grab

Jan 18th 2016, 5:49 PM 12,744 Views 30 Comments

Neither are very nice.

# chris-ashton - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Eddie Jones has axed 10 of England's World Cup squad for the Six Nations
# Renewal
# Renewal

Eddie Jones has axed 10 of England's World Cup squad for the Six Nations

Jan 13th 2016, 2:22 PM 14,856 Views 42 Comments

There are seven uncapped players in the Elite Player Squad named by Jones.

# chris-ashton - Friday 7 August, 2015

The leading try scorer from the last World Cup has been axed from England's squad
# Cut
# Cut

The leading try scorer from the last World Cup has been axed from England's squad

Aug 7th 2015, 6:38 PM 12,323 Views 16 Comments

We’re not going to see the ‘Ash Splash’ at this World Cup.

# chris-ashton - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Just what Sam Burgess' union career didn't need - getting dumped on his ass by Chris Ashton
# Chris Smashton
# Chris Smashton

Just what Sam Burgess' union career didn't need - getting dumped on his ass by Chris Ashton

Feb 17th 2015, 8:24 AM 9,226 Views 3 Comments

The former NRL star has had a tough transition to his new code.

# chris-ashton - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Munster's Zebo eager for head-to-head against 'nice guy' Chris Ashton
# Ash Splash
# Ash Splash

Munster's Zebo eager for head-to-head against 'nice guy' Chris Ashton

Oct 21st 2014, 8:15 AM 7,811 Views 13 Comments

The Irish province welcome Saracens to Thomond Park on Friday night for what should be a superb Pool 1 clash.

# chris-ashton - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo was very lucky to get away with this punch last night
# Down Goes Godin
# Down Goes Godin

Cristiano Ronaldo was very lucky to get away with this punch last night

Aug 23rd 2014, 1:02 PM 9,655 Views 20 Comments

Ronaldo channelled his inner Joe Frazier to floor Diego Godin.

# chris-ashton - Monday 16 June, 2014

Analysis: England's Chris Ashton shows the value of proactive support lines
# Off The Ball
# Off The Ball

Analysis: England's Chris Ashton shows the value of proactive support lines

Jun 16th 2014, 3:28 PM 6,142 Views 15 Comments

The Saracens wing got on the end of an England try against New Zealand thanks to his tracking.

# chris-ashton - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Incredible late drama as TMO decision gives Saints extra-time Premiership victory
# Marching On
# Marching On

Incredible late drama as TMO decision gives Saints extra-time Premiership victory

May 31st 2014, 5:48 PM 7,645 Views 13 Comments

England number 10 Owen Farrell hobbled off injured before the end of full-time having injured himself in celebrating a disallowed try.

# chris-ashton - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Chris Ashton and Jonny Wilkinson on shortlist for ERC Player of the Year
# Award
# Award

Chris Ashton and Jonny Wilkinson on shortlist for ERC Player of the Year

Apr 29th 2014, 6:22 PM 5,093 Views 19 Comments

Three Saracens players and two Toulon men have made the cut ahead of the Heineken Cup final.

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