Matt Banahan

Born: December 3, 1986 (age 31)

Weight: 17st 5lb (110kg)

Hometown: St Helier, Jersey

Position: Wing
Marland Yarde of Harlequins is tackled by Matt Banahan of Bath Rugby during the Aviva Premiership match between Harlequins and Bath Rugby at Twickenham Stoop on May 8, 2015
Sports Mole has 33 articles about Matt Banahan. Articles 1 to 33:
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Paul Gustard defends Semesa Rokoduguni omission from England squad
Paul Gustard reveals that Eddie Jones overlooked Semesa Rokoduguni for selection against Argentina as he is not suited to face the South American side.
Nov 23, 20:28
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Result: Bath steal last-minute victory over Wasps
Anthony Watson is the hero for Bath as he scores in dead time to earn a 25-23 victory over Wasps in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Dec 13, 19:19
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Result: Leinster fall at last hurdle away to Bath
George Fords kicks a penalty with three minutes to go to help Bath beat Leinster 19-16 in the European Champions Cup.
Nov 21, 17:16
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Matt Banahan aiming for Bath try-scoring history
Bath winger Matt Banahan reveals that he wants to become the club's top try scorer for a record third consecutive season.
Aug 12, 11:05
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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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Mike Ford: 'Clinical Bath were outstanding'
Bath head coach Mike Ford urges his group of players to remain relaxed as they prepare to take on Saracens in the Aviva Premiership final.
May 23, 20:49
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Leicester Tigers director: 'We are not disgraced'
Leicester Tigers have nothing to be ashamed of despite their 47-10 semi-final loss to Bath, insists director of rugby Richard Cockerill.
May 23, 20:25
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Result: Bath hammer Leicester Tigers to reach Aviva Premiership final
Bath hammer Leicester Tigers 47-10 at the Recreation Ground to reach the Aviva Premiership final for the first time since 2004.
May 23, 19:01
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Result: Bath edge out Newcastle Falcons to boost playoff push
Bath keep touch with leaders in the Aviva Premiership after a 29-19 win at Newcastle Falcons.
Apr 10, 21:43
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Video: Premiership rugby players' car knowledge tested in Green Flag prank
Players from Wasps, Harlequins and Bath face trick questions about cars in a prank video by breakdown provider Green Flag.
Mar 26, 15:53
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Result: Late Rory Jennings penalty gives Bath Rugby narrow win at Harlequins
Rory Jennings kicks a late penalty to help Bath Rugby beat Harlequins 23-21 in the LV= Cup.
Jan 31, 16:28
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Mike Ford: 'More to come from Sam Burgess
Bath head coach Mike Ford insists that Sam Burgess is still "a long way from where he needs to be" following his switch from rugby league to rugby union.
Jan 11, 06:59
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Result: Bath ease to win over Wasps
Sam Burgess scores his first try for Bath as they ease to a 39-26 win over Wasps in the Aviva Premiership.
Jan 10, 17:02
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Result: Matt Banahan hat-trick gives Bath win
Matt Banahan scores a hat-trick of tries as Bath ease to a 32-12 win over Montpellier
Dec 12, 21:47
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Result: Bath beat Harlequins to move top
Bath Rugby score four tries to beat Harlequins 25-6 and move to the top of the Aviva Premiership.
Nov 28, 21:43
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Result: Bath cruise to win against Newport Gwent Dragons
Bath clinch a comfortable bonus point win against Newport Gwent Dragons in the Challenge Cup.
Jan 11, 16:22
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Result: Matt Banahan scores four tries in Bath rout
Matt Banahan scores four tries as Bath beat Mogliano 63-0 in the Challenge Cup this afternoon.
Dec 14, 17:01
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Neal Hatley: 'Competition key to Bath victory'
Neal Hatley says that limited opportunities for young players in the Bath team was key to their win over Exeter Chiefs in the LV= Cup.
Nov 18, 06:25
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Result: Bath Rugby secure win over Exeter Chiefs
A fine first-half performance from Bath Rugby helps them secure a win over Exeter Chiefs in the LV= Cup clash this afternoon.
Nov 17, 14:51
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Matt Banahan: 'No England contact'
Matt Banahan says that he has not been contacted by England despite his current top form for Bath.
Sep 16, 07:30
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Result: Bath hold off London Welsh for victory
Bath score five tries to beat London Welsh 40-25 in the Aviva Premiership.
Mar 30, 16:06
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Preview: Bath vs. Gloucester Rugby
Sports Mole looks ahead to Friday's Aviva Premiership derby between Bath and Gloucester at the Recreation Ground.
Feb 28, 18:36
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Six Bath players extend contracts
Six first-team players sign contract extensions with Aviva Premiership side Bath.
Dec 21, 20:54
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Matt Banahan handed three-week ban
Bath Rugby centre Matt Banahan is handed a three-week ban from the Rugby Football Union.
Dec 5, 12:20
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Result: Bath record comfortable win over Newport Gwent Dragons
Two Semesa Rokoduguni tries help Bath ease to a win over Newport Gwent Dragons.
Nov 10, 16:13
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Preview: London Welsh vs. Bath
Sports Mole previews Bath's trip to London Welsh in the Aviva Premiership on Sunday.
Nov 3, 00:09
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Team News: Matt Banahan returns for Bath
Matt Banahan returns to the Bath side for the first time since the second week of Premiership action while London Welsh include Gavin Henson in their starting XV.
Nov 2, 14:48
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Bath face anxious wait on Matt Banahan
Bath Rugby face a 48-hour wait to determine the extent of a knee injury which forced Matt Banahan off in the victory over London Wasps.
Sep 9, 09:46
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Matt Banahan to undergo knee scan
Bath centre Matt Banahan is to have a scan on his knee after he is forced off during Saturday's 30-23 win over Wasps at the Rec.
Sep 8, 20:00
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Result: Bath Rugby 30-23 London Wasps
Bath Rugby continue their unbeaten start as they see off London Wasps 30-23.
Sep 8, 16:32
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Matt Banahan, Henry Trinder called into England squad
Matt Banahan and Thomas Waldrom are called into England's Six Nations squad in place of injured pair Luke Narraway and Henry Trinder.
Jan 30, 01:32
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Riki Flutey fails to make England squad
Riki Flutey fails to make England's 30-man squad for the World Cup.
Aug 22, 20:03
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Chris Ashton injury concern for England against Wales
Chris Ashton injures his ankle ahead of England's World Cup warm-up match against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday.
Aug 12, 18:46



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