Chris Ashton

Born: March 2, 1987 (age 31)

Weight: 14st 7lb (92kg)

Hometown: Wigan, Greater Manchester

Position: Wing
Chris Ashton (C) of Saracens is congratulated by teammate Neil de Kock (R) of Saracens after scoring his team's second try during the Aviva Premiership match between Saracens and Harlequins at Wembley Stadium on March 28, 2015
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Sports Mole has 134 articles about Chris Ashton. Articles 1 to 40:
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Chris Ashton: 'Retaining European title with Saracens a pleasure'
Chris Ashton says that becoming the top try-scorer in European competition is the "icing on the cake" after helping Saracens to a 28-17 victory over Clermont Auvergne.
May 13, 21:54
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Mark McCall 'disappointed' to see Chris Ashton leave Saracens
Mark McCall insists that Chris Ashton would have furthered his career by sticking with Saracens, and says his side will quickly move on.
Oct 25, 20:56
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Report: Chris Ashton on his way to French giants Toulon
A report claims that Saracens winger Chris Ashton is open to a move to Toulon, with talks between the two clubs thought to be ongoing.
Oct 18, 13:21
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Mark McCall: 'Owen Farrell on verge of return from injury'
Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall suggests that Owen Farrell could return for his first appearance of the season against Toulon.
Oct 9, 19:59
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Danny Cipriani, Chris Ashton left out of England training squad
Danny Cipriani and Chris Ashton are left out of England's provisional 45-man England pre-season squad, but there are debut call-ups for Mike Williams and Nathan Hughes.
Aug 1, 16:18
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Result: Saracens retain Premiership title with win over Exeter Chiefs
Saracens retain the Premiership title with a 28-20 win over Exeter Chiefs at Twickenham.
May 28, 16:52
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Manu Tuilagi included in England squad for tour of Australia
England head coach Eddie Jones names injury doubts Manu Tuilagi and Owen Farrell in his 32-man squad for the three-Test tour of Australia.
May 22, 13:31
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Result: Saracens hold off Leicester Tigers fightback to reach Premiership final
Newly-crowned European champions Saracens book their place in a third consecutive Premiership final with a 44-17 victory over Leicester Tigers.
May 21, 14:26
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Chris Ashton's appeal against 10-week ban rejected by appeal committee
Saracens winger Chris Ashton loses his appeal against a 10-week ban, meaning that he will not play in England's Six Nations campaign.
Feb 4, 11:48
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Chris Ashton to appeal suspension
Saracens winger Chris Ashton confirms that he will appeal the 10-week suspension that has ruled him out of the Six Nations.
Jan 26, 10:23
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Semesa Rokoduguni called up to England squad
Bath wing Semesa Rokoduguni is called up to the England squad as cover for the suspended Chris Ashton.
Jan 24, 21:10
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Ten-week ban rules Chris Ashton out of Six Nations
Chris Ashton receives a 10-week ban, ruling him out of England's upcoming Six Nations campaign.
Jan 20, 13:47
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Paul Gustard: 'Chris Ashton defence is improving'
England defence coach Paul Gustard insists that he is not worried about Chris Ashton's tackling ability after the winger was included in the initial Six Nations squad.
Jan 14, 22:17
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Eddie Jones names first England squad for Six Nations
Eddie Jones names his initial 33-man England squad for the Six Nations and includes seven new faces, omitting the likes of Tom Youngs and Danny Cipriani.
Jan 13, 14:04
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Result: Saracens maintain 100% record
Saracens score six tries in a 48-18 win over Worcester Warriors, keeping them at the top of the Aviva Premiership table.
Nov 28, 17:14
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Result: Saracens rally to claim bonus-point win over Ulster in Champions Cup clash
Saracens secure their second win of their European Rugby Champions Cup by defeating Ulster 27-9 in their match at the Kingspan Stadium, claiming a bonus-point victory.
Nov 20, 21:44
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Chris Ashton cut from England training squad for Rugby World Cup
Saracens winger Chris Ashton is one of seven players to have been cut from England's Rugby World Cup training squad.
Aug 7, 18:11
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England winger Chris Ashton facing Rugby World Cup axe?
A report claims that Bath Rugby winger Semesa Rokoduguni will keep Chris Ashton out of England's Rugby World Cup squad, as Stuart Lancaster announces his latest cull.
Aug 7, 11:51
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Preview: Bath Rugby vs. Saracens
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Aviva Premiership final between Bath and Saracens at Twickenham.
May 28, 21:25
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Sam Burgess named in England Rugby World Cup training squad
Bath centre Sam Burgess is included in England's 50-man Rugby World Cup training squad.
May 20, 12:03
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Result: Saracens qualify for the playoffs with massive win over London Welsh
Chris Ashton scores four tries as Saracens thrash London Welsh to qualify for the Aviva Premiership playoffs.
May 16, 17:19
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Bath duo up for Aviva Premiership Rugby Player of the Season award
Bath duo George Ford and Jonathan Joseph are among the nominees for the Aviva Premiership Rugby Player of the Season award.
May 11, 15:18
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Result: Two-try Thomas Waldrom helps Exeter Chiefs overcome Saracens
Saracens fall to a 24-20 defeat at home to Exeter Chiefs and now find themselves in fifth place in the Aviva Premiership table.
May 10, 15:56
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Result: Chris Wyles, Chris Ashton lead Saracens to win over Harlequins
Chris Ashton and Chris Wyles each score two tries to lead Saracens to a 42-14 win over Harlequins in the Aviva Premiership at Wembley.
Mar 28, 17:16
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Result: Saracens survive late Bath salvo
Saracens record a 34-24 victory over Bath in an entertaining Aviva Premiership clash at the Allianz Park.
Feb 15, 14:55
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Team News: Sam Burgess to start for England Saxons
Sam Burgess is to start at inside centre for England Saxons in tomorrow evening's match against Ireland Wolfhounds in Cork.
Jan 29, 12:59
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Danny Cipriani, Nick Easter named in England training squad for Six Nations
Danny Cipriani and Nick Easter return to the England training squad for the Six Nations.
Jan 21, 11:06
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Result: Saracens too strong for Munster
Chris Ashton scores two tries to lead Saracens to a 33-10 win over Munster in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Jan 17, 14:55
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Result: Juan Socino misses late kick to earn Newcastle Falcons draw against Saracens
Juan Socino misses a conversion after the 80-minute mark which would have earned the Newcastle Falcons a draw against Saracens.
Dec 27, 16:51
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Bath winger Semesa Rokoduguni called up to England squad
Bath's Semesa Rokoduguni is named in the England squad for their Autumn Internationals.
Oct 22, 13:05
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Result: Saracens narrowly beat Clermont Auvergne
David Strettle and Chris Ashton both score two tries for Saracens in their narrow win over Clermont Auvergne in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 18, 17:12
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Result: Saracens come from behind to beat Gloucester
Saracens come back from a 10-point deficit to beat Gloucester 28-21 in the Aviva Premiership.
Oct 11, 16:55
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Result: Saracens suffers first defeat of the season
Kyle Eastmond and Jonathan Joseph score tries as Bath secure a 21-11 win over Saracens in the Aviva Premiership.
Oct 3, 21:37
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Result: Saracens ease to win over Sale Sharks
Four tries from Saracens earn the home side a comfortable 40-19 victory over the Sale Sharks in their Aviva Premiership clash.
Sep 27, 17:24
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Result: Charlie Hodgson inflicts heavy defeat on Harlequins
Charlie Hodgson scores a try and kicks five penalties as Saracens crush Harlequins 39-0 in the Aviva Premiership.
Sep 12, 21:38
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Result: Last-gasp try gives Saracens win
David Strettle completes his hat-trick in the final moments to give Saracens a 34-28 win over London Wasps in their opening match of the Aviva Premiership season.
Sep 6, 15:57
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Freddie Burns selected at fly-half for England
Stuart Lancaster announces that Freddie Burns will start at fly-half against New Zealand in England's third and final Test.
Jun 19, 07:00
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Result: New Zealand edge out England
New Zealand fight back from a 10-3 deficit to record a 28-27 victory over England in Dunedin.
Jun 14, 10:20
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Result: Saracens roar back to beat Harlequins and reach Aviva Premiership final
Saracens score 20 unanswered second-half points to beat Harlequins 31-17 in the Aviva Premiership playoff at Allianz Park.
May 17, 16:05
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Mark McCall wants England recall for Chris Ashton
Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall wants Chris Ashton to return to the England squad for their upcoming tour of New Zealand.
May 6, 15:15

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