A Change from Tradition for Tigers

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Last Word On Rugby, by Molly Smith A lot can be said for Leicester Tigers‘ solid win over Bath Rugby last weekend. Not only was it a relief for their dedicated fan base, but the comprehensive win over the West Country side injected much needed optimism into Richard Cockerill‘s men, who made a rusty start […] READ MORE



Leicester Tigers Start with Two Wins from Two

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After two rounds of the 2015/16 Aviva Premiership season, Leicester and Saracens sit atop the table, with a win at home to Harlequins today meaning that the Tigers start with two wins from two. In the case of Leicester, it will be particularly satisfying having suffered a wobbly start at the beginning of the last campaign. […] READ MORE


Cockerill Discusses de Villiers Possibility

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Amidst the World Cup whirlwind that has taken over rugby across the globe, the cogs have begun to turn to bring the Aviva Premiership back to supporters across the country. The 2015-2016 season launch at Twickenham Stoop gathered all twelve clubs together, to look back at last year’s highlights and propel the sport into it’s […] READ MORE


2015/16 Season Preview: Leicester Tigers

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Last season: Leicester will feel there was much to be disappointed about last season. An early season thrashing at Bath with an injury ravaged squad triggered a poor run of form that was always going to be difficult to recover from entirely. Injury troubles continued to hamper the season, with Manu Tuilagi, Anthony Allen and […] READ MORE


Interview with New Leicester Tigers Winger Peter Betham

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Boasting vast amounts of Super Rugby experience, new signing Peter Betham will add pace and power to the Tigers back three. With head coach Aaron Mauger said to have been eager to have him on board, the twice-capped Australian is sure to be making his Premiership debut soon. Speaking at Leicester’s alternative kit launch, he […] READ MORE


Interview with Leicester Tigers Fly-Half Freddie Burns

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After a somewhat disappointing start to last season, Freddie Burns fought back to become the reliable Leicester number 10 that won over many a Tigers fan. At the unveiling of their new alternative kit for the 2015/16 season, I caught up with fan-favourite Freddie to ask him about the season ahead and what he hopes […] READ MORE