Local reaction to Tigers’ appointment of Matt O’Connor

Matt O’Connor is set to take the reins at Leicester Tigers after the crunch match against Northampton at the weekend.

DMU Women’s Rugby make history to reach quarter finals of cup

For the first time in three years De Montfort University’s Women’s Rugby team has made it into the quarter final of their league cup.

Tigers build team chemistry with Leicestershire firefighter drills

Leicester Tigers spent the afternoon practising team building exercises with firefighters from Leicestershire Fire and Rescue on Monday 14 October in a bid to boost team spirit.

Read all about it! Journalism students win awards

Trainee journalists have been awarded for their reporting skills at a celebration ceremony to mark the end of their De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) degree course.

Why is doping so much more common in individual sports than in team sports like rugby?

BY SAM PINKHAM From Tyson Gay using steroids, to Lance Armstrong having his seven Tour de France titles stripped, doping cases in sport never stray too far from the front pages. But the question still remains, why are team sports so much cleaner than individual sports such as running and cycling? Well, that was exactly […]