Exeter Chiefs

Rob Baxter hopes that his Exeter Chiefs side can build on their impressive form, when they face Sale Sharks tonight (7:45pm). A decent league win over Newcastle Falcons at Sandy Park have been followed by equally strong showings in Europe, where the Chiefs have seen off both Glasgow Warriors and Montpellier, to give them a …

EXETER Chiefs showed they are serious contenders for European Champions Cup glory this season with a fabulous win at Montpellier. The star-studded Frenchmen had not lost at the Altrad Stadium this campaign, but they came unstuck against the English champions, who fought back from 24-17 down to snatch victory with a penalty from Twickenham hero …

Exeter Chiefs head coach Ali Hepher says it was always clear that Fijian international winger Nemani Nadolo had a “bright future ahead of him” during his short time at Sandy Park, writes Nigel Walrond. The then 23-year-old was released by the Chiefs in May 2011 after only four months at the club, having signed from …

Exeter Chiefs will embark on their European Champions Cup campaign this Saturday when Glasgow Warriors are the visitors to Sandy Park, with a 7.45 pm kick-off. It is the first of back-to-back European games for the Chiefs, with a trip to French Top 14 side Montpellier the following Sunday. Exeter have made no secret of …

Exeter Chiefs forwards coach Rob Hunter hailed the performance of young back rower Sam Simmonds as he scored yet another try in the 34-24 home win over Newcastle Falcons. The 22-year-old scored his fifth Premiership try of the season, his eighth in 12 league games, and his 12th in 17 matches in all competitions. “Sam …

When the Premiership fixture list was issued during the summer, I am sure most Exeter Chiefs fans looked at the visit of Newcastle Falcons to Sandy Park this Saturday (3.00 pm) as a relatively easy five points for the Devon side. That was no doubt also the view of BT Sport as they overlooked it …

Exeter Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter was keen to praise Leicester Tigers after they beat the Chiefs 20-13 at Welford Road. Baxter felt it was a game the reign- ing Premiership champions could have won, but added: “A fair bit of why we didn’t will be down to us, but you have also got …

Nic White is looking forward to the prospect of playing his old club Montpellier when the European Champions Cup campaign kicks off next month. The Chiefs start with a home game against Glasgow Warriors on Saturday, October 14, before heading to the south of France for their match with Montpellier at the Altrad Stadium on …

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