LEAGUES 1999/00 

ALLIED DUNBAR PREMIERSHIP-1999/2000

 

 

 

1999/2000: Allied Dunbar Premiership 1.

 

 

12 clubs in the top tier (reduced from 14 by the takeover by London Irish of the professional arms of London Scottish and Richmond).

 

Relegation: 12th placed club played the champions of Premiership 2  in two-legged play-offs for Premiership 1 status for 2000/01.

 

 Champions: Leicester.

 

Relegated: Bedford.

 

Promoted from Premiership 2: Rotherham.

 

 Points were awarded as follows:
 2
points awarded for a win (3 points after the conclusion of the Rugby World Cup), 1 point for a draw and 0 for a loss.

 

ALLIED DUNBAR PREMIERSHIP 1 1999/00

TeamPWDLFAP
LEICESTER 22 18 1 3 687 425 51
BATH 22 15 2 5 690 425 43
GLOUCESTER 22 15 0 7 628 490 40
SARACENS 22 14 0 8 729 514 37
NORTHAMPTON 22 13 0 9 551 480 35
BRISTOL 22 12 1 9 632 602 34
WASPS 22 11 1 10 640 461 31
LONDON IRISH 22 9 1 12 613 616 25
NEWCASTLE 22 6 2 14 377 630 19
HARLEQUINS 22 7 0 15 441 687 18
SALE 22 7 0 15 381 633 18
BEDFORD 22 1 0 21 396 802 3


 

1999/2000: Allied Dunbar Premiership 2.

 

 

 

14 clubs including Moseley in the second tier.

 

 

 

Relegation and promotion: the champions of Premiership 2 played the 12th placed club in Premiership 1  in two-legged play-offs for Premiership 1 status for 2000/01, two clubs down.

 

 

 

 Champions: Rotherham.

 

 

 

Relegated: Rugby and West Hartlepool.

 

 

 

Promoted from National League 1: Otley and Birmingham-Solihull.

 

 

 

 Points were awarded as follows:
 2
points awarded for a win 1 point for a draw and 0 for a loss.

 

 

ALLIED DUNBAR PREMIERSHIP 2 1999/00

TeamPWDLFAP
ROTHERHAM 26 24 0 2 1045 267 48
LEEDS 26 22 0 4 794 269 44
WORCESTER 26 19 0 7 865 450 38
EXETER 26 19 0 7 742 466 38
LONDON WELSH 26 16 0 10 712 476 32
COVENTRY 26 15 0 11 714 589 30
MOSELEY 26 14 0 12 595 526 28
MANCHESTER 26 11 0 15 513 671 22
HENLEY 26 10 1 15 599 696 21
WAKEFIELD 26 10 0 16 547 638 20
ORRELL 26 7 0 19 388 682 14
WATERLOO 26 6 2 18 441 830 14
RUGBY 26  6   1   19  408  905   13 
WEST HARTLEPOOL 26  1  0  25  216  1114  2

 

 

 

JEWSON NATIONAL LEAGUES-1999/00

 

 

1999/2000: Jewson National Division 1.

 

14 clubs in the third tier.

 

Relegation and promotion: Two clubs up, two clubs down.

 

  Champions: Otley.

 Runners-up: Birmingham-Solihull.

Relegated: Reading and Blackheath.

Promoted from National League 2 North and National League 2 South: Kendal and Esher.

 Points were awarded as follows:
 2
points awarded for a win 1 point for a draw and 0 for a loss.

 

 

JEWSON NATIONAL LEAGUE 1 1999/00

TeamPWDLFAP
OTLEY 26 22 1 3 817 399 45
BIRMINGHAM-SOLIHULL 26 21 1 4 659 346 43
WHARFEDALE 26 19 1 6 646 317 39
ROSSLYN PARK 26 17 2 7 694 371 36
NEWBURY 26 15 1 10 550 483 31
HARROGATE 26 14 1 11 508 449 29
BRACKNELL 26 14 0 12 608 408 28
PRESTON GRASSHOPPERS 26 12 0 14 608 580 24
FYLDE 26 10 1 15 387 485 21
LYDNEY 26 9 2 15 496 632 20
NOTTINGHAM 26 8 1 17 460 574 17
CAMBERLEY 26 7 0 19 398 882 14
READING 26  6   0  20  442  626  12 
BLACKHEATH 26  2 1  23  316  1037  5