EXETER CHIEFS quartet agree new deals

exeter chiefs logoExeter Chiefs head coach Rob Baxter has expressed delight at today's news that four first-team squad players have agreed deals to extend their stays at the Aviva Premiership club.

Hooker Elvis Taione, backs Ian Whitten and James Short have penned new two-year deals, while lock Damian Welch has agreed a new one-year contract extension.


RUGBY UNION Stevenson rockets back to Exeter Chiefs

Exeter chiefs logoIrishman Lewis Stevenson has rejoined team of the moment Exeter Chiefs until the end of the season.

The 31-year-old forward, who spent two seasons at Exeter between 2007 and 2009, returns to Chiefs from Guinness Pro 12 outfit Ulster Rugby.


PLYMOUTH ALBION RFC Winning Combination

Plymouth Albion RFC logoPlymouth Albion RFC are working hard to improve relationships with the city’s Combination clubs.

Albion have been in contact with all the Plymouth Combination clubs offering coaching and the chance to play games at Brickfields.



rugby is back Rugby is back and with it packs of passionate players, coaches, teams, supporters and volunteers.

We are more excited about this rugby union season than ever and not just because of the start of the World Cup in less than two weeks.


ROYAL MARINES Medics Rugby Challenge 2015

medics rugby challenge logoSouth West Sports News is supporting the 7th Medics Rugby Challenge in aid of the Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund which takes place at Plymouth Albion RFC, Brickfields, tonight.

The feast of rugby - organised by city-based surgeon Anthony Lambert - begins at 1730 with a grassroots game between Plymouth-based Devonport Services Under 16s and their Ivybridge counterparts (gates open 1630).


PREMIERSHIP kicks off with Bath vs Exeter derby

Bath Rugby host South West rivals Exeter Chiefs at the Recreation Ground on the opening day of the new 2015-16 Aviva Premiership season, Saturday October 17.

Gloucester Rugby start the new season at Newcastle Falcons before hosting defending champions Saracens on the second Saturday of the new top flight term October 24.


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