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Sale Sharks ready to kick on after fine start to season

Posted On: 12 Aug 2020   |   Posted By: Planet Rugby

Sale Sharks ready to kick on after fine start to season

With the thrilling news that the Premiership season will resume on August 14, we go through each of the teams looking to end the campaign on a high.
Six weeks later than intended, the 12 clubs in England's top flight will be delighted to finally get back onto the field, with fans equally excited.
There are nine league rounds left and two play-off weekends to follow as we take a look at each of the teams to remind you of their position.
Today, it's Sale Sharks.
How they left things
Lying second in the table, with 40 points from 13 games, Sharks have become something of an apex predator in the Premiership.
Playing hard, direct and pragmatic rugby shaped by the garrulous vision of director of rugby Steve Diamond their power up front is relentless and is underpinned with some wonderfully direct running from their back division.
Their form before lockdown was quite compelling, taking some big scalps both at home and away, highlights being the win against Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park and the demolition of London...

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