Steve Diamond

Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Steve Diamond calls for Sale Sharks consistency
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond is eager for his side to show more consistency following their convincing win over London Irish.
Nov 16, 13:32
Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Steve Diamond: "Danny Cipriani was outstanding"
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond praises the performance of fly-half Danny Cipriani in the team's 27-26 defeat to Munster in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 18, 18:11
Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Steve Diamond: 'Sale Sharks deserved defeat'
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond admits that his side deserved to lose to Bath Rugby in their opening match of the new Aviva Premiership season.
Sep 6, 18:00
Magnus Lund of Biarritz looks on during the Heineken Cup quarter final match between Biarritz Olympic and Toulouse at Estadio Anoeta on April 10, 2011
Magnus Lund makes Sale Sharks return
Flanker Magnus Lund returns to Sale Sharks following a six-year spell with French club Biarritz.
Jul 21, 12:29
Luke McLean of Italy during the RBS Six Nations match between Wales and Italy at the Millenium Stadium on February 1, 2014
Sale Sharks sign Italian full-back Luke McLean
Italian full-back Luke McLean joins Sale Sharks from Treviso.
May 3, 12:42
Dan Braid of Sale Sharks celebrates scoring a try during the Aviva Premiership match between London Welsh and Sale Sharks at Kassam Stadium on February 17, 2013
Sale Sharks captain Dan Braid sidelined for remainder of the season
Sale Sharks captain Dan Braid is ruled out for the rest of the season after undergoing knee surgery.
Apr 29, 17:50
Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Steve Diamond "delighted" with emphatic victory
Steve Diamond declares himself "delighted" with Sale Sharks' 55-12 victory over Exeter Chiefs.
Apr 19, 22:24
Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Steve Diamond hails Sale Sharks youngsters' impact
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond says that the team's younger players had a big impact in their LV= Cup win over Worcester Warriors.
Jan 25, 18:35
Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Sale Sharks confirm James Gaskell, Henry Thomas exits
Sale Sharks confirm that James Gaskell and Henry Thomas will leave the club at the end of the season.
Jan 15, 16:04
Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Steve Diamond pleased with Sale Sharks progress
Steve Diamond says that Sale Sharks hit their target for the festive period by defeating Newcastle Falcons at Salford City Stadium last night.
Jan 4, 03:39
Leicester Tigers Director of Rugby Richard Cockerill during an interview on August 29, 2013
Leicester Tigers' Richard Cockerill accuses Sale Sharks of cheating
Leicester Tigers Richard Cockerill accuses Sale Sharks of cheating during the sides' Aviva Premiership match at Welford Road on Saturday.
Dec 28, 21:43
Danny Cipriani of Sale scores a drop goal watched by Leroy Houston of Bath during the Aviva Premiership match between Sale Sharks and Bath at the AJ Bell Stadium on October 4, 2013
Steve Diamond: 'Danny Cipriani has matured'
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond believes that fly-half Danny Cipriani has matured this season.
Dec 21, 14:25
Sale player Ross Harrison in action during the pre-season friendly match between Cardiff Blues and Sale Sharks at Cardiff Arms Park on August 23, 2013
Sale Sharks duo Ross Harrison, Nick Macleod pen new contracts
Sale Sharks announce that Ross Harrison and Nick Macleod have signed new contracts at the club.
Nov 28, 09:54
Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Steve Diamond pleased by "good all-round performance"
Sale Sharks coach Steve Diamond believes that the team put in a good all-round performance to beat Bath 19-13.
Oct 5, 18:39
Steve Diamond the Director of Rugby of Sale Sharks during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and Sale Sharks at Kingsholm Stadium on September 7, 2013
Steve Diamond delighted by Sale Sharks character
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond praises the character of his team following their victory over Gloucester Rugby in the Aviva Premiership.
Sep 8, 11:48
Dan Braid of Sale Sharks celebrates scoring a try during the Aviva Premiership match between London Welsh and Sale Sharks at Kassam Stadium on February 17, 2013
Sale Sharks appoint Dan Braid as team captain
Sale Sharks appoint Dan Braid as team captain ahead of the new season.
Aug 13, 11:35
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Sale Sharks secure trio of signings
Sale Sharks complete the signings of Michael Paterson, Kirill Kulemin and Charlie Walker-Blair.
Apr 29, 16:24
Steve Diamond
Steve Diamond "embarrassed" by season
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond admits his embarrassment at the club's season.
Apr 16, 14:10
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Steve Diamond confident of Sale Sharks survival
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond believes that Friday's win against Gloucester Rugby has secured his side's survival in the Aviva Premiership.
Apr 13, 01:14
Sale Sharks' Nick Macleod is tackled by Bath's Peter Stringer during the Aviva Premiership on March 22, 2013
Preview: Sale Sharks vs. Gloucester Rugby
Sale Sharks look to take a huge step towards survival when they host Gloucester Rugby on Friday night.
Apr 12, 14:41
Andy Powell
Andy Powell agrees Wigan Warriors move?
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond claims that Andy Powell will join Wigan Warriors next season.
Apr 10, 14:13
Steve Diamond
Steve Diamond happy with Sale Sharks fightback
Steve Diamond is happy with Sale Sharks' last-gasp draw with London Irish.
Apr 1, 06:50
Sale Sharks' Nick Macleod is tackled by Bath's Peter Stringer during the Aviva Premiership on March 22, 2013
Steve Diamond praises Sale Sharks' home form
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond is pleased with the club's form at home in the Aviva Premiership.
Mar 23, 12:32
Steve Diamond
Steve Diamond pleased despite LV= Cup final defeat
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond insists that he is pleased with his players, despite Sunday's LV=Cup final defeat to Harlequins.
Mar 17, 20:50
Steve Diamond
Steve Diamond: 'Harlequins were the better side'
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond admits that his side were fairly beaten by Harlequins following Friday's 30-21 defeat in the Aviva Premiership.
Feb 23, 00:34
Sale Sharks' Rob Miller in action on October 5, 2012
New Sale Sharks deals for Rob Miller and Dan Braid
Full-back Rob Miller and flanker Dan Braid sign new contracts with Sale Sharks.
Feb 22, 21:04
Steve Diamond
Steve Diamond commits to Sale Sharks
Steve Diamond says that he will remain at Sale Sharks "for the next couple of years".
Feb 20, 15:32
Steve Diamond
Steve Diamond plays down survival talk
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond plays down his side's survival chances in the Aviva Premiership, despite Sunday's 26-25 win over London Welsh.
Feb 17, 19:11
Steve Diamond
Steve Diamond delighted with Sale Sharks spirit
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond hails his side's fighting spirit following Friday's Aviva Premiership victory over Exeter Chiefs.
Feb 8, 23:34
Hendre Fourie
Sale Sharks flanker Hendre Fourie retires with shoulder injury
Sale Sharks and England flanker Hendre Fourie is forced to retire due to a long-term shoulder injury.
Jan 3, 09:16
Sale Sharks coach John Mitchell on December 23, 2012
John Mitchell leaves Sale Sharks
John Mitchell leaves his role as coach of Sale Sharks after one month in charge.
Dec 29, 13:00
Sale Sharks
Holleh Nowrouz dismissed from Sale Sharks
Sale Sharks Social Media executive Holleh Nowrouz is dismissed from her position at the Aviva Premiership club.
Dec 24, 15:40
Danny Cipriani
Danny Cipriani praises Steve Diamond contribution
Sale Sharks fly-half Danny Cipriani praises the contribution of chief executive Steve Diamond.
Nov 20, 12:30
Steve Diamond
Steve Diamond pleased with first Sale Sharks win
New Sale director of rugby Steve Diamond is pleased with his side's first league win of the season as they overcome London Irish.
Nov 3, 01:01
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Preview: Sale Sharks vs. London Irish
Sports Mole looks ahead to Friday's Aviva Premiership encounter between Sale Sharks and London Irish at the Salford City Stadium.
Nov 1, 00:59
Bryan Redpath
Steve Diamond takes charge at Sale Sharks
Sale Sharks chief executive Steve Diamond admits his concern after taking charge of first-team affairs at the club.
Oct 30, 16:50
Bryan Redpath
Bryan Redpath 'removed from Sale Sharks role'
Bryan Redpath is dismissed as Sale Sharks director of rugby following their worst ever start to a Premiership season.
Oct 29, 20:25
Sale Sharks
Sale Sharks target Brian Ashton
Sale Sharks CEO Steve Diamond is hoping to bring Brian Ashton to the club in a consultancy role.
Sep 14, 19:50
Bryan Redpath
Bryan Redpath appointed Sale Sharks director
Sale Sharks announce the return of Bryan Redpath, who joins the club as the new director of rugby.
Jun 1, 06:44
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Steve Diamond delighted with Sale Sharks win
Sale Sharks coach Steve Diamond expresses his delight after his side's 16-9 victory over Bath at Edgeley Park on Friday night.
Apr 14, 01:10
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