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Saints Among Us: Bath v Northampton

By P G Tips
September 18 2018

The Saints will be among us on Saturday with Northampton Bath’s next visitors at the Rec. In winning at the Stoop last weekend Bath enjoyed some sublime moments but also showed enough defensive frailty to warn against premature pretensions of celestial play.  Saints forwards appear stronger than Quins and Bath’ continuity will be disrupted by fresh injuries. So who do we expec... More >

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Premiership Teams 2018 Squads

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