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#Premiership Rugby

# premiership-rugby - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Premiership Rugby hail 'landmark' deal after selling €220 million stake to equity firm

The sale of a reported 27% stake will direct funds towards improving facilities and expanding to new markets, say Premiership Rugby.

# premiership-rugby - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Leicester end run of six straight defeats ahead of final Champions Cup pool games

Northampton also ended their losing streak in the Premiership earlier.

# premiership-rugby - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Bath charged for releasing Taulupe Faletau to Wales outside of Test window

Premiership Rugby have taken a firm stance on the issue.

# premiership-rugby - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Bath likely to be fined for releasing Taulupe Faletau to play for Wales

Premiership Rugby policy prevents clubs from releasing non-English players for Tests outside of the official window.

# premiership-rugby - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Exeter Chiefs win epic Premiership final with Ireland's Gareth Steenson kicking 98th minute winner

Chiefs led 14 -10 at half-time, but were held to 20 – 20 after full time and extra-time.

# premiership-rugby - Saturday 4 January, 2014

'WRU has failed miserably': Welsh regions angrily reiterate backing for RCC with 'facts'

‘It is yet to be explained why bringing an additional £12m into the game is not in the best interests of Welsh rugby.’

# premiership-rugby - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Northampton fined £60,000 for allowing George North to play for Wales

Having released the winger outside the IRB’s official Test window, the club has been disciplined by the Premiership.

# premiership-rugby - Thursday 5 December, 2013

English clubs confirm split from Heineken Cup after this season

Premiership Rugby stakeholders met today to discuss their future in ERC competitions.

# premiership-rugby - Friday 4 October, 2013

BT row in on Heineken Cup discussion

The TV channel’s chief executive, Marc Watson, says they aren’t at the root of the problem.

# premiership-rugby - Monday 23 September, 2013

French Federation brand club breakaway 'irrelevant and inappropriate'

The FFR say they will stand in the way of their clubs who hope to join the ‘Rugby Champions Cup’.

# premiership-rugby - Friday 13 September, 2013

Jean-Pierre Lux asks ERC stakeholders to 'cease public ultimatums'

The European Rugby Cup CEO repeated the points agreed in this week’s Dublin meeting.

# premiership-rugby - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Anglo-French tournament now the preferred option -- McCafferty

The Premiership Rugby boss also says he is not concerned whether Pro12 clubs follow the breakaway tournament.

# premiership-rugby - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

'Bury it with the Fairs Cup': Twitter reacts to the Anglo-French rugby breakaway Twittersphere This post contains images

'Bury it with the Fairs Cup': Twitter reacts to the Anglo-French rugby breakaway

Are the Heineken Cup’s days really numbered?

# premiership-rugby - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Groundwork: 'Productive' meeting for ERC stakeholders in Dublin

The Heineken Cup has at least another two years to run.

# premiership-rugby - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Tête-à-tête: Premiership's BT deal in breach of regulations, says ERC

The governing body has agreed a new four-year broadcast deal with Sky while contending that Premiership Rugby was not in a position to sell exclusive rights for European cup fixtures.

'Game changer': BT secure £152M Premiership Rugby broadcast rights

The deal will also dilute Sky TV’s monopoly on Heineken Cup coverage.

# premiership-rugby - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Munster confirm Stringer's short-term move to Saracens

The scrum-half will join English side Saracens for three months after agreement was reached between the two sides.