Oriol Ripol

Ripol targets promotion
Tuesday 8th June 14:32

Spanish international Oriol Ripol has set his sights on promotion after he agreed a 12-month contract with Worcester Warriors.

Sharks earn Sixways bonus
Saturday 31st January 17:28

Sale Sharks claimed a 37-20 bonus-point victory over Worcester Warriors at Sixways.

Boss upset after double blow
Saturday 4th October 18:47

Philippe Saint-Andre was upset by Sale's late loss to Cardiff Blues, while his misery was compounded with a broken arm to Oriol Ripol.

Hodgson sinks Bath
Friday 28th March 21:25

Charlie Hodgson booted 17 points to guide Sale Sharks to a 22-6 victory over Bath on Friday evening.

Sarries stun Sharks
Sunday 9th March 17:36

Saracens ended a three-game losing streak by holding off a strong Sale comeback to win 24-20 at Vicarage Road.

Ripol inspires Sale stroll in Cup
Thursday 28th September 11:31

Oriol Ripol scored two tries as Sale comfortably beat Newcastle in the EDF Cup.

Spaniard extends Sharks stay
Wednesday 22nd February 15:14

Oriol Ripol has signed a new two-year contract at Edgeley Park.

Leeds sunk by Sharks
Friday 7th October 22:00

Powergen Cup holders Leeds were dumped out of the trophy after defeat at Sale.

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