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Reasons why Heineken Champions Cup big names may be struggling

The Heineken Champions Cup was revamped from 24 teams, down to 20 meritocratically chosen teams for a reason. The desire to see increased competition...

Freddie Clarke awaiting physical Worcester test and insists England call up...

Gloucester return to Gallagher Premiership at Kingsholm this weekend with Freddie Clarke awaiting a physical Worcester side. The utility forward has also looked back...

Full Johan Ackermann interview ahead of physical Worcester challenge

Gloucester face Worcester at Kingsholm in their last Gallagher Premiership tie before they return to Champions Cup action this weekend. Johan Ackermann is braced...

Gallagher Premiership Relegation watch: Northern sides in danger

The Gallagher Premiership is now over a third of way through, and the standings are starting to take shape. As Last Word on Rugby and...

For Alex Lozowski versatility is both blessing and curse

Saracens sprung a surprise in naming Alex Lozowski on the right wing ahead of their game with Leicester Tigers this weekend. Lozowski, dropped from England's...
Stuart Hogg to impact Exeter Chiefs in the negotiating room, as well as on the pitch

Stuart Hogg to impact Exeter Chiefs in the negotiating room, as...

The announcement of the star signing, Stuart Hogg, by the Exeter Chiefs was a real statement of intent from the Devon-based club. A coup...
Johan Ackermann

Ackermann – ”We’ve got the best supporters in the country.”

Johan Ackermann has praised the Kingsholm crowd ahead of their Leicester game on Friday calling them ''The best supporters in the country.'' The head...
Charlie Sharples

Charlie Sharples set to return as Ruan Ackermann faces long layoff

Johan Ackermann has given his injury update ahead of Leicester on Friday night at Kingsholm and it's mixed news with Charlie Sharples set to...
Johan Ackermann

Ackermann chasing momentum ahead of Saints clash

With the Northampton game being the last of this block of fixtures in the Premiership Rugby Cup Gloucester look ahead to the Gallagher Premiership...