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News: - October

Nottingham prop petrus du plessis packs down for a scrum

23 October 2009

Championship Week 8 preview

Nottingham face Bedford in the pick of the games while Exeter look to make it eight wins from eight against Rotherham

Exeter Chiefs rising star Josh Matavasi

23 October 2009

Exeter boss Baxter hails the Chiefs' academy

Head coach Rob Baxter speaks influence of the Chiefs’ burgeoning academy in their quest for promotion to the Guinness Premiership

England colleagues Steffon Armitage of London Irish and Dan Hipkiss of Leicester meet in a repeat of the 2009 Guinness Premiership final

23 October 2009

Guinness Premiership week 6 preview

London Irish meet Leicester Tigers in a repeat of last season's grand final, while unbeaten Saracens host a Leeds Carneige side searching for their first win

Action from Exeter Chiefs against Birmingham & Solihull

23 October 2009

RFU Podcast - Baxter keeps his Chiefs fresh

Exeter head coach Rob Baxter on his quest for promotion from the Championship and rotating his squad

England Saxons' Micky Young hauls Denis Hurley of Ireland A to the ground during the Churchill Cup final

23 October 2009

England Saxons out to settle scores at the Rec

Stuart Lancaster's side will be going all out to beat Ireland A as they kick off this season's campaign on January 31, 2010 in Bath