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By Behind the bench
January 30 2015

Saracens stage a weekend double header for the third time, after doubling up with two home matches against Cell-C Sharks and Newcastle Falcons last season, and then coupling a trip to Ospreys with a home clash against DHL Western Province earlier this campaign. On both occasions, Sarries demonstrated their strength in depth as they won all four matches, but this will be tougher this time around, g... More >

Racing Away with Plan B

  This was our 2nd visit to the Auvergne. The first was in 2010 in the mellow autumn sunshine, this time it was a cold and misty January. As before, we flew to Lyon guided by ... More >

The Task is Cler - ASM Clermont Auvergne vs Saracens

European Rugby Champions Cup.  Stade Marcel Michelin.  Sunday 25 January.  ASM Clermont Auvergne have been an intriguing barometer for Saracens' progress in top ... More >

Sarries Save best for Europe

  Saracens’ dominant and powerful display delivered a fine win which narrowly failed to deliver the fourth try the performance richly deserved. Irrespective of that, the... More >

Crunch match

A crucial match for all awaits on Saturday - two wins for Saracens, and they will have earnt a quarter final in the inaugural European Rugby Champions Cup. In their way are two of ... More >

Storm Snaffle the Silverware

Getting home at nearly midnight, after a journey prolonged by heavy rain and lorry spray, I had been planning to wait until the morning before writing about the game.  However... More >

Hook Line & Sinker

  What a cruel end, but to be honest it was the sort of game that could have gone either way. For about 20 minutes of the game, I was convinced Gloucester were going to win e... More >

Gloucester Rugby vs Saracens

Friday 9 January 2015.  Aviva Premiership Rugby.  Kingsholm.   Poking around my room looking for inspiration for the latest preview, I came across a "Save Our S... More >

Storming into the Final

  Judging by the congestion in the car park, the turnout for Storm’s semi final against the imaginatively named “Newcastle A” was better than expected. Sarri... More >

What a load of Craic

  As we were applauding the teams off the field at full time, one of my fellow watchers challenged me to find even a short paragraph to write about the first half of the matc... More >

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