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Chris Boyd is pleased Saints’ hard work was finally rewarded with a Premiership victory but also admits that they need to remain focused.
Northampton Saints proved too good for Gloucester as they won 31-26 while Exeter Chiefs beat Worcester Warriors 21-17 in the Premiership.
In the Premiership, Gloucester, Worcester, London Irish and Wasps play host to Exeter, Northampton, Newcastle and Harlequins respectively.
Gallagher launch a UK-wide initiative – ‘Tackling Tomorrow. Together’ – highlighting stories of six UK businesses and a charity during Covid-19.
The short side returns to preview the Premiership and PRO14 action.
South African back-row forward Ruan Ackermann has committed his future to Gloucester after signing a new deal at the Premiership outfit.
Ex-Gloucester pivot Danny Cipriani insists that rugby is currently ‘a war of attrition’ and has criticised England for their approach to the game.
Gloucester chief executive Lance Bradley believes that ring-fencing the English Premiership is the way to go due to the impact of coronavirus.
The Champions Cup and Challenge Cup have been suspended after the French authorities ruled that the risk was “too great” to public health.