Exeter Chiefs


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 …

New Exeter Chiefs signing Nic White is loving life in the Premiership and the atmosphere of the matches he is playing in. The very likeable 27-year-old Australian international scrum-half has played four years for the Brumbies in Super Rugby, and two years with Montpellier in the French Top 14, but he admitted his opening weeks …

In their first home game of the season Exeter Chiefs, without ever hitting top gear, notched the all important first win of the campaign by seeing off the challenge of newly promoted London Irish. A clearly pleased Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter reflecting on game said, “We had control of the game and although …

Exeter Chiefs’ Italian centre Michele Campagnaro is scheduled to be sidelined for up to nine months with knee ligament damage and could miss the rest of the season. Campagnaro picked up the injury in a pre-season game against Cardiff. Exeter boss Rob Baxter said of the situation “Campo looks relatively serious. I think he’s going …

League Tables

Premiership
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A
Pts.
1Exeter19150456636477
2Saracens19140554638868
3Gloucester19121649842360
4Harlequins19901048146550
5Wasps19901042546747
6Northampton19901050045446
7Bath1982941742645
8Sale1991939044044
9Bristol19701244152841
10Leicester19701240855438
11Worcester19701242347037
12Newcastle Falcons19601334746330
Championship
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TEAM
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1London Irish2018027563211789
2Ealing2016046674491781
3Bedford Blues2012085735361664
4Jersey Reds2012085113821462
5Cornish Pirates2080124774591850
6Yorkshire Carnegie2010010424495949
7Nottingham2091104715391048
8London Scottish2080124295461042
9Doncaster208012494530941
10Coventry2071124205811141
11Hartpury RFC206014351590630
12Richmond205015396541929