Lovobalavu Shines in Round One as Wasps Sting Sale Sharks

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From Last Word on Rugby, by Harvey Grant. This opening game of the 2017/18 season, was a great 80 minutes of attacking rugby from both teams. With the first half dominated by Wasps, and the second by Sale, it reached a climax as Wasps sting Sale Sharks, in Round One action in the Aviva Premiership. Lovobalavu […] READ MORE


Exeter Chiefs Realise Premiership Dream

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From Last Word on Rugby, Sam Meade The Exeter Chiefs and owner Tony Rowe realised a dream on Saturday afternoon when Gareth Steenson kicked them to Aviva Premiership glory. Exeter Chiefs Realise Premiership Dream Steenson’s extra-time penalty gave the Exeter Chiefs a 23-20 victory over Wasps at Twickenham. It completes a phenomenal journey from newly […] READ MORE


Will Wasps or Exeter Chiefs Lift Aviva Premiership Trophy

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Last Word on Rugby, by Sam Meade. Wasps Rugby against Exeter Chiefs is like ‘an unstoppable force colliding with an immovable object, and that is symbolic of the intensity fans can expect when the Aviva Premiership trophy is fought over. Exeter Chiefs will return to Twickenham for the second time in the last 12 months. Wasps meanwhile, […] READ MORE




Gopperth Ban Poses TMO Questions

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Gopperth Ban Poses TMO Questions One of the main talking points from last weekend’s Aviva Premiership action was the sin binning and subsequent citing and banning of Wasps fly half Jimmy Gopperth in his side’s defeat at the home of Leicester, their new neighbours, for striking Matthew Tait in an aerial challenge. Footage courtesy of BT […] READ MORE


Season Preview: 2015-16 Wasps

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Last Season Although Wasps surpassed many people’s expectations battling through to the quarter finals of the Champions Cup, last season will primarily be remembered for their controversial but understandable move to Coventry. This will enable them to generate more income and have therefore invested heavily in increasing the talent of the playing squad. Season Preview: […] READ MORE


Are Wasps on the Brink of Greatness?

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The future looks bright for Wasps, yet it could have been so different for the two-time European Cup Champions. On April 24, Wasps became the first UK sporting club to launch a retail bond on the London Stock Exchange. The seven-year bond aimed to raise between 25 and 35 million pounds worth of investment to […] READ MORE


Five Talking Points After Round Twelve of The Aviva Premiership

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Round Twelve of the Aviva Premiership saw victories for Northampton Saints, Leicester Tigers, Gloucester, Harlequins, Saracens and Wasps. Here are my Top 5 Talking Points After Round 12. 1: Tenacious Tigers Tame Bath Leicester Tigers avenged the 45-0 trashing Bath handed them in Round 3 with a nine point win at Welford Road. The win […] READ MORE