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News: - April

London Welsh's Hudson Tonga'uiha on the charge

26 April 2011

Dragons clash with Pirates in Championship semi

It is eight months – and 27 games - since Cornish Pirates recorded a 22-3 victory over London Welsh at The Mennaye and this weekend, the Cornishmen will be looking for history to repeat itself in the RFU Championship semi-finals.

26 April 2011

County Championship kicks off with Surrey back in fold

The 2011 RFU County Championship kicks off this week with rolling substitutions on trial again, and former winners Surrey returning from a five-year absence

26 April 2011

County Championship kicks off with Berks, Bucks and Oxon in action

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire will all be in action on Saturday in the County Championship Shield, which is principally for players at clubs playing at Level 5 and below in the league structure

26 April 2011

County Championship news from the Midlands

Leicestershire will be without six members of the side beaten by Dorset & Wiltshire in last season’s County Championship Shield final when they begin this season’s campaign with a Pool 2 match against Essex at Eton Manor RFC

Matt Banahan celebrates after scoring for Bath against Wasps

26 April 2011

England players Aviva Premiership review

Round 21: After a packed league schedule over the Easter weekend, there was plenty of action for the England boys in the Premiership as a few of the season's big questions went a long way to be answered