Round 10 Preview – Bath @ Exeter – Saturday Afternoon

The clash of the weekend is at Sandy park as third placed Bath visit first placed Exeter who are on a high after beating Saracens.

How are they getting on?

Almost no introduction needed for Exeter here. They’ve won four on the bounce including beating Saracens at Saracens last Sunday. They’re looking like the team to beat for the rest of the regular season and having won their toughest fixture of the year they will be expecting a victory every week. Continue reading “Round 10 Preview – Bath @ Exeter – Saturday Afternoon”

Round 10 Preview – Newcastle @ Northampton – Friday Night

How are they getting on?

Poorly. After strong starts both teams are in free-fall, between them having not won a game in the Premiership since September. Northampton are coming off a few really poor losses against Worcester and Sale, traditionally two of the basement teams in the league. Before then they lost by sixteen points to Wasps and five to Gloucester. It is a pretty dismal run, the one mitigation being that only the Wasps result was at Franklin’s Gardens where they are usually much stronger. Continue reading “Round 10 Preview – Newcastle @ Northampton – Friday Night”