RUMOUR | Bath star could make shock move to rivals

Bristol Bears are set to complete the shock signing of Bath scrum-half Chris Cook for the 2020/21 Gallagher Premiership season, according to The Rugby Paper.

The 28-year-old, who is a graduate of the Bath Rugby Academy, having made his academy debut back in 2009 is set to be surplus to requirements once Bath confirm the arrival of Ben Spencer from Saracens.

Former England U20 international Cook has spent the whole of his career at his home town club, which he joined in 2010, apart from short loan spells at London Welsh and Esher.

Meanwhile, Bath have issued advice to season ticket holders to say all suspended fixtures will be rescheduled with the strongest intentions.


5 huge deals that could still happen ahead of 2020/21 season

As transfers continue to be completed ahead of the 2020/21 Premiership season, there are a number of moves still on the agenda…

1. Sergio Parisse (London Irish)

The Italy legend could continue his professional career in 2020/21 after London Irish offered him a lucrative one-year contract, according to RUCK sources.

With survival confirmed following Saracens relegation, London Irish have been on hunt for a marquee signing ahead of their move to Brentford FC’s new Community Stadium. It’s projected to have a capacity of 17,250.

This move could definitely still happen.

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