The loosehead prop of Scotland Gordon Reid admits that moving away Glasgow Warriors was a big decision; however he is getting stuck into training of pre-season with the new club London Irish, although in the Aviva Premiership, he is all ready to test himself.
When Gordon was holding two jobs that is, training and playing rugby for the top-flight club with Ayr in late 2010, coming back to the Warriors was nowhere in his mind.Tags Scotstoun
Former Wallaby player, James O’Connor has now signed a new contract with English Club, Sale Sharks in a move from Toulon.
The new contract will last for three years.
O’Connor had previously said that he was keen to resume his international career with Australia and push for a Wallabies berth ahead of the 2019 World Cup holding in Japan.Tags Toulon
The Chief Executive of London Irish rugby Bob Casey has resigned from his position and this summer he will leave the club to return home to Ireland.
The big announcement has been made by the London Irish club itself recently.Tags Aviva
The London Irish team is at a high after the win, they obtained against Jersey Reds.
The score of the game was 42 against 29 which showed the wide gap in performance between the two teams. This win made up a total of ten wins for London Irish. As a result, the team had bounced back and is on the Premiership listings.Tags London Irish
Johnny Williams, centre for London Irish, made a welcome return to the starting XV of the team in preparations for the Greene King IPA Championship clash played on Sunday at the Madejski Stadium against Jersey Reds at 2pm.
Williams, who had won the Junior World Cup with England’s Under 20’s during the summer, had been out for two months due to injury but featured in the last Sunday’s game against Jersey Reds.Tags Jersey Reds
London Irish is getting ready for their return to the Premiership in a big way.Tags London Irish
The team will be seeing Fenby and Guest retiring from active roles on the field.Tags London Irish
If you wish to relive how the final day went in the Premiership league this season, you will remember the match that the Wasps played against London Irish.
If it was any consolation, the Wasps defeated London Irish in six tries. The victory was theirs, but it did not earn them a place in the semi finals to be played on home ground, which was part of the playoffs of the Premiership games.Tags London Irish
Conor O'Shea, the Harlequins director of rugby, stated that he has lot of sympathy towards his ex club London Irish for their present plight.
On Saturday, Conor leads Harlequins into a European Challenge Cup quarter-final against Exiles.Tags London Irish
Josh Charnley will be a part of Sale Sharks, the Premiership rugby union club, after switching from rugby league team Wigan Warriors at Super League season’s end.
Twenty-four year old Charnley has helped Wigan becoming winner in a Super League Grand Final as well as 2 Challenge Cups since joining in the year 2010.Tags Rugby