Northampton sink Harlequins to extend lead

Northampton went 13 points clear at the top of the English Premiership with a 17-13 win over Harlequins on Friday.

Prop Waller gets England call

Northampton prop Alex Waller was included Monday among sixteen reinforcements named for the upcoming three-Test series tour of New Zealand.

Tears of joy replace tears of despair for Hartley

A year ago England hooker Dylan Hartley left Twickenham in disgrace after being sent off in the Premiership final but one year on he was all smiles as Northampton celebrated their first ever English title.

Hartley on the bench for Premiership final

Northampton`s Dylan Hartley has been named on the replacements` bench for Saturday`s English Premiership final against Saracens at Twickenham.

Man quizzed in betting fraud probe after League One match

A man was detained and questioned at the English League One match between Coventry City and Crawley Town in Northampton on Sunday by investigators probing an alleged overseas betting syndicate fraud.

`Disgraced` Panesar omitted from England Lions squad against Oz

Disgraced England spinner Monty Panesar has reportedly been omitted from the England Lions squad to face Australia in a two-day match at Northampton this weekend following his urinating on two nightclub bouncers last week.

UK phone-hacking: Prison officer held

Scotland Yard said in a statement that the officer was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to corrupt and misconduct in a public office.

Liverpool shocked by Northampton in League Cup

Liverpool`s season went from bad to worse as it was shocked by fourth-tier side Northampton in the third round of the League Cup, on a night fellow Premier League giants Chelsea and Manchester City were also knocked out.

Liverpool shocked by Northampton in League Cup

Liverpool`s season went from bad to worse as it was shocked by fourth-tier side Northampton in the third round of the League Cup, on a night fellow Premier League giants Chelsea and Manchester City were also knocked out.