30 Aug Five reasons this season is going to be an absolute humdinger

The newly-titled Gallagher Premiership gets under way on Friday evening when Bristol entertain Bath. Will Greenwood previews the season ahead and explains why we should we very excited.

Speed, excitement and more tries

I’ve got a feeling this season is going to be an absolute humdinger. You only need to look at the way rugby is evolving. It is getting faster and faster and faster. If you can’t keep up you’re going to get left behind.

Watching the All Blacks muller Australia in their most recent Bledisloe Cup game was like a glimpse of the future. Right from the kick-off when Aaron Smith’s box kick was charged down and the Wallaby giant Adam Coleman scented blood as the Kiwis looked pinned in…

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