Zurich Premiership 2000/01 
 

 

 12 clubs in the top tier.

 

 

Relegation: One club down. 

 

Champions: Leicester (decided after play-offs between the top eight clubs). 

 

 Relegated: Rotherham.

 

 Promoted from National Division 1: Leeds.

 

 Points were awarded as follows:
 4
points awarded for a win, 2 points for a draw, 1 point for scoring 4 tries or more and 1 point for losing by 7 or less points.

 

 

Zurich Premiership 2000/01  

Team

P W D L F A P
LEICESTER
22
18
1
3
 571 
346
82
WASPS
22
16
0
6
663
428
74
BATH
22
14
0
8
680
430
70
NORTHAMPTON 
22
13
0
9
518
463
59
SARACENS 
22
12
0
10
589
501
58
NEWCASTLE
22
11
0
11
554
568
57
GLOUCESTER
22
10
0
12
473
526
48
LONDON IRISH 
22
10
1
11
476
576
45
BRISTOL
22
9
1
12
443
492
44
SALE
22
8
1
13
561
622
43
HARLEQUINS
22
7
0
15
440
538
38
ROTHERHAM 
22
2
0
20
335
813
12

  

 

NATIONAL LEAGUES-2000/01

 

2000/01: National League 1  

 

14 clubs including Moseley in the second tier. 

 

 

Relegation and promotion: One club up two clubs down. 

 

 Champions: Leeds.

 

 Relegated: Orrell and Waterloo.

 

 Promoted from National Division 2: Bracknell and Rugby.

 

 Points were awarded as follows:
 4
points awarded for a win, 2 points for a draw, 1 point for scoring 4 tries or more and 1 point for losing by 7 or less points.

 

 

National League 1 2000/01   

Team

P W D L F A P
LEEDS
26
24
0
2
1032
407
116
WORCESTER
26
23
1
2
844
387
112
EXETER
26
14
0
12
677
563
71
WAKEFIELD
26
15
0
11
568
503
70
COVENTRY 
26
14
0
12
565
604
66
LONDON WELSH
26
13
0
13
525
616
64
HENLEY 
26
12
2
12
517
589
62
MANCHESTER
26
12
0
14
471
549
53
BIRMINGHAM SOLIHULL
26
7
5
14
427
481
49
MOSELEY 
26
9
2
15
497
646
47
BEDFORD
26
9
1
16
463
616
47
OTLEY 
26
9
1
16
455
630
46
ORRELL
26
8
1
17
437
661
46
WATERLOO
26
6
1
19
450
676
35

   

 

2000/01: National League 2

 

14 clubs in the third tier.

 

 Relegation and promotion: Two clubs up three clubs down.

 

 Champions: Bracknell.

 

 

Runners-up: Rugby.  

 

 

Relegated: Camberley, Lydney and West Hartlepool. 

 

Promoted from National Division 3 North and National Division 3 South:  

 

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

 

 
National League 2 2000/01   

Team

PWDLFAP
BRACKNELL
26
22
0
4
752
310
44
RUGBY 
25
19
2
4
889
320
40
ROSSLYN PARK
25
19
2
4
752
436
40
KENDAL
26
16
1
9
622
467
33
HARROGATE 
26
14
2
10
617
442
30
WHARFEDALE
25
14
0
11
591
475
28
PRESTON GRASSHOPPERS
26
12
2
12
566
517
26
ESHER 
26
11
1
14
577
481
23
FYLDE
26
11
1
14
377
594
23
NEWBURY 
25
10
1
14
432
502
21
NOTTINGHAM 
26
10
0
16
544
584
20
CAMBERLEY
26
8
0
18
426
733
16
LYDNEY
22
6
0
16
308
566
12
WEST HARTLEPOOL
26
0
0
26
240
1266
0