Premiership Rugby confirm kick-off time change for two matches

PREMIERSHIP RUGBY have confirmed two kick-off time changes to Gallagher Premiership Rugby matches next month, in Round 19.

Exeter Chiefs v Gloucester Rugby at Sandy Park will now kick-off at 5.30pm on Wednesday 9 September and on the same evening London Irish v Harlequins will now kick-off at 7.45pm at The Stoop. Both matches are live on BT Sport:

Wednesday 09 September 17:30 Exeter Chiefs v Gloucester Rugby, Sandy Park

Wednesday 09 September 19:45 London Irish v Harlequins, Twickenham Stoop


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LIST | 4 England internationals you didn’t realise are still playing

Below, we have rounded up four familiar faces that we are certain you will be surprised to learn are still playing for English teams.

Did we miss anybody particularly noteworthy? Make sure you let us know in the comments below. 

1. Tom Varndell

National League 2 South Bury St Edmunds RUFC have confirmed the signing of former England international Tom Varndell as a coach and player for next season. Still the Premiership’s record try-scorer with 92 from 180 appearances, primarily from spells at Leicester and Wasps – two of the most successful clubs in the modern era – the 34-year-old had looked to have played his last game after departing Yorkshire Carnegie.

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