Northampton Saints

Saints skipper Hartley hits back at ‘so-called experts’

Skipper Dylan Hartley has published a defiant message on social media after it was announced he will miss Saints’ final two matches of the season and England’s tour of South Africa due to concussion.

Charlie Clare scored for the Wanderers (pictures: Dave Ikin)

Wanderers hammer Harlequins to book home final

The Wanderers produced a hugely dominant display as they beat Harlequins 46-27 to book a home Prem Rugby A League final at Franklin's Gardens.
Dylan Hartley will be sidelined for Saints' final two matches and also miss England's summer tour (picture: Sharon Lucey)

Hartley to miss Saints' final two matches and England tour

Dylan Hartley will miss the remainder of the season and England's summer tour of South Africa as he continues to recover from concussion.

Tom Collins will start at full-back against Harlequins (picture: Sharon Lucey)

Collins starts at full-back as Wanderers host Harlequins in semi-final

Mark Hopley has told the Wanderers they still have room for improvement as they prepare for tonight's Prem Rugby A League semi-final against Harlequins.

Rob Horne has been forced to call time on his career (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Saints star Horne forced to retire due to injury

Saints centre Rob Horne has been forced to retire at the age of just 28 after suffering career-ending nerve damage to his right arm during last weekend's win at Welford Road.

Dan Biggar is targeting trophies at Saints (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

New signing Dan bids to bring silverware back to Saints

Dan Biggar says he can't wait to put his stamp on the Saints team as he bids to bring silverware back to Franklin's Gardens.

Courtney Lawes will line up alongside Dan Biggar at Saints next season (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Biggar can't wait to line up alongside Saints' England stars

Dan Biggar has highlighted Dylan Hartley and Courtney Lawes as two stars he can't wait to line up alongside at Saints next season.

Christian Day will call time on his playing career this summer (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Saints lock Christian Day retires: Tom Vickers' view

When summing up the immense contribution of Christian Day to Saints, little more needs to be said than he was players' player of the year in perhaps the greatest season in the club's history.

Christian Day (right) has decided the time is right to retire (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Saints stalwart Christian decides to call it a Day

Saints lock Christian Day has decided to call time on his career at the conclusion of the current campaign.

Dan Biggar has come to Northampton to meet new Saints boss Chris Boyd and incoming attack coach Sam Vesty (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Biggar: Saints supporters should be really excited about next season

Dan Biggar believes exciting times beckon for Saints after spending time with the club's new coaches at Franklin's Gardens this week.

Ehren Painter impressed during a 14-minute cameo that helped Saints to secure a memorable success at Welford Road last Saturday (pictures: Kirsty Edmonds)

The individual stories behind Saints' fairy tale success at Welford Road

The more you think about Saints' win at Welford Road last Saturday, the more incredible it becomes.

Jamie Gibson helped Saints to see off Leicester Tigers at Welford Road last Saturday (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Gibson wants Saints to give new boss Boyd something to build on

Jamie Gibson is eager for Saints to give new boss Chris Boyd a platform to build on by winning the final two games of the season.


PICTURE GALLERY: Leicester Tigers 21 Northampton Saints 27

It’s been a long time coming, but Saints finally savoured derby success at Welford Road on Saturday when they beat old foes Leicester Tigers 27-21 in the Aviva Premiership.

Rob Horne received lengthy treatment before being taken straight to hospital (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Saints issue Horne injury update

Saints have issued an update on Rob Horne, stating that the Australian centre sustained an arm injury during the win against Leicester Tigers at Welford Road on Saturday.
Cobus Reinach scored for Saints at Welford Road (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Saints must make winning a habit after Welford Road success, says Reinach

Cobus Reinach says Saints must keep their heads down and keep on winning after securing a memorable success at Leicester on Saturday.

Saints won at Welford Road for the first time in more than 11 years (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Saints savoured 'best' victory song after win at Welford Road

Saints' post-match victory song in the Welford Road dressing room was even better than when the club won the Aviva Premiership title in 2014, according to the current coaches.

Mitch Eadie, Campese Ma'afu and Api Ratuniyarawa helped Saints to beat Leicester at Welford Road on Saturday (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Saints' Premiership status is secured after Exeter beat London Irish

Saints are now officially safe from relegation and can look forward to another season in England's top flight thanks to Exeter's win at London Irish on Sunday.

Paul Hill was hugely impressive for Saints as he made his first start since November 4 (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Prop Hill 'almost in tears' after starring in Saints' win at Welford Road

Paul Hill admitted he was close to tears after starring in Saints' superb 27-21 win at Leicester Tigers on Saturday.
Cobus Reinach roars as Saints celebrate at Welford Road (pictures: Kirsty Edmonds)

Leicester Tigers 21 Northampton Saints 27: Tom Vickers' review and player ratings

Long after the final whistle sounded at Welford Road, Oh When the Saints echoed around the emptying ground.

Saints secured a long-awaited win at Welford Road (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Dickens salutes squad for 'showing what Saints means to them' in success at Tigers

Alan Dickens praised his Saints players for showing what the club means to them in the sensational win at Welford Road on Saturday.

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