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Zurich Premiership
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National Division 1 2000/01

Overview
The bonus point scoring system was used to determine standing positions.
The best team in the table was promoted to Premiership.
The 2 worst teams were relegated to National League 2.

Teams variations
Relegated from Allied Dunbar Premiership 1999/00:Bedford Blues
Promoted to Zurich Premiership 2000/01:Rotherham Titans
Relegated to National League 2 2000/01:Rugby Lions - West Hartlepool
Promoted from Jewson National League 1 1999/00:Birmingham & Solihull - Otley

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Leeds Tykes1162624021067430637191Promoted
2Worcester Warriors112262312900421479171
3Exeter Chiefs71261401272161910296
4Wakefield7026150116175566173
5London Welsh642613013584652-6866
6Coventry602612113612664-5246
7Henley Hawks582611213569651-8237
8Manchester512611015508596-8816
9Bedford Blues492610115506646-14025
10Birmingham & Solihull48267514475531-5628
11Moseley47269215529686-15734
12Otley47269215504676-17225
13Orrell44268117480721-24137Relegated
14Waterloo40268117503726-22333

Bedford
Blues
Birmingham
&
Solihull
CoventryExeter
Chiefs
Henley
Hawks
Leeds
Tykes
London
Welsh
ManchesterMoseleyOrrellOtleyWakefieldWaterlooWorcester
Warriors
Bedford
Blues
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Birmingham
&
Solihull
19-18-16-1727-2116-1620-3113-1423-1920-2015-1510-1322-3233-1226-26
Coventry39-2223-18-12-1925-183-3420-2518-1054-719-838-2725-920-1317-34
Exeter
Chiefs
39-1322-648-22-41-826-3318-2435-2124-1948-1156-1718-1629-1022-29
Henley
Hawks
18-1018-1833-2732-24-18-1330-1213-2620-1223-1520-2324-719-1813-16
Leeds
Tykes
42-640-2568-863-1343-7-55-1646-1319-1681-2043-2232-2145-030-13
London
Welsh
14-2011-714-2024-1520-1512-35-31-3034-633-3238-2634-1931-1612-29
Manchester22-1314-1320-2821-339-379-2126-18-32-158-321-1728-2910-2312-40
Moseley24-1713-1425-2027-1816-1223-5017-326-16-20-1520-1517-3629-2922-15
Orrell15-1420-1311-632-3417-2217-2423-2221-619-9-20-2316-1035-118-47
Otley17-175-819-2422-3116-1014-407-014-1817-3824-22-3-2016-1519-31
Wakefield56-711-024-1821-2031-1025-3838-1521-1822-1920-1322-33-35-135-23
Waterloo11-2012-940-2617-1417-2917-4525-1814-1625-4635-1615-1916-17-19-32
Worcester
Warriors
31-2521-1627-1625-656-1840-1351-327-843-1767-1337-1222-330-18-

Matches schedule
28/04/2001 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Worcester Warriors26-26
Exeter Chiefs - Manchester35-21
Henley Hawks - Leeds Tykes18-13
Moseley - Wakefield17-36
Orrell - London Welsh23-22
Otley - Bedford Blues17-17
Waterloo - Coventry40-26
25/04/2001 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Bedford Blues19-18
Exeter Chiefs - Henley Hawks41-8
21/04/2001 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Exeter Chiefs11-33
Coventry - Otley38-27
Leeds Tykes - London Welsh55-16
Manchester - Henley Hawks39-37
Orrell - Birmingham & Solihull20-13
Wakefield - Waterloo35-13
Worcester Warriors - Moseley43-17
18/04/2001 - Regular season
Exeter Chiefs - Leeds Tykes26-33
14/04/2001 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Leeds Tykes20-31
Exeter Chiefs - Coventry48-22
Henley Hawks - Bedford Blues18-10
London Welsh - Manchester31-30
Moseley - Waterloo29-29
Otley - Wakefield3-20
Worcester Warriors - Orrell67-13
08/04/2001 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Wakefield19-18
Henley Hawks - Moseley20-12
07/04/2001 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - London Welsh13-14
01/04/2001 - Regular season
Leeds Tykes - Worcester Warriors30-13
31/03/2001 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - London Welsh23-18
Coventry - Henley Hawks25-18
Manchester - Birmingham & Solihull14-13
Moseley - Orrell20-15
Wakefield - Exeter Chiefs21-20
Waterloo - Otley15-19
24/03/2001 - Regular season
London Welsh - Birmingham & Solihull11-7
Manchester - Waterloo10-23
Moseley - Otley20-15
Orrell - Exeter Chiefs32-34
Wakefield - Bedford Blues56-7
17/03/2001 - Regular season
Exeter Chiefs - Waterloo29-10
Henley Hawks - Wakefield24-7
Leeds Tykes - Orrell81-20
London Welsh - Coventry14-20
Worcester Warriors - Manchester27-8
11/03/2001 - Regular season
Otley - Exeter Chiefs22-31
10/03/2001 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Worcester Warriors14-32
Coventry - Birmingham & Solihull23-18
Manchester - Orrell8-3
Moseley - Leeds Tykes23-50
Wakefield - London Welsh38-15
Waterloo - Henley Hawks17-29
04/03/2001 - Regular season
Leeds Tykes - Coventry68-8
03/03/2001 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Orrell15-15
Exeter Chiefs - Bedford Blues39-13
Waterloo - Manchester14-16
24/02/2001 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Wakefield22-32
Exeter Chiefs - Moseley24-19
Henley Hawks - Otley20-23
Leeds Tykes - Manchester46-13
London Welsh - Waterloo31-16
Orrell - Bedford Blues15-14
Worcester Warriors - Coventry27-16
18/02/2001 - Regular season
Henley Hawks - Worcester Warriors13-16
Moseley - Coventry25-20
17/02/2001 - Regular season
Exeter Chiefs - Orrell48-11
Otley - Leeds Tykes14-40
Waterloo - Wakefield16-17
10/02/2001 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Leeds Tykes3-48
Coventry - Orrell19-8
Moseley - Manchester6-16
Otley - London Welsh7-0
Wakefield - Worcester Warriors5-23
Waterloo - Birmingham & Solihull12-9
04/02/2001 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Otley10-13
London Welsh - Exeter Chiefs24-15
Manchester - Bedford Blues22-13
Worcester Warriors - Waterloo30-18
03/02/2001 - Regular season
Orrell - Wakefield16-10
27/01/2001 - Regular season
Coventry - Bedford Blues39-22
Exeter Chiefs - Worcester Warriors22-29
Henley Hawks - Birmingham & Solihull18-18
Moseley - London Welsh17-32
Otley - Orrell24-22
Wakefield - Manchester21-18
Waterloo - Leeds Tykes17-45
20/01/2001 - Regular season
Coventry - Moseley54-7
Leeds Tykes - Otley43-22
Worcester Warriors - Henley Hawks56-18
13/01/2001 - Regular season
Coventry - Manchester18-10
Exeter Chiefs - Birmingham & Solihull22-6
Henley Hawks - London Welsh30-12
Moseley - Bedford Blues24-17
Otley - Worcester Warriors19-31
Wakefield - Leeds Tykes25-38
Waterloo - Orrell35-16
06/01/2001 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Coventry15-20
Birmingham & Solihull - Henley Hawks16-16
Leeds Tykes - Waterloo45-0
London Welsh - Moseley34-6
Manchester - Wakefield28-29
Orrell - Otley20-23
Worcester Warriors - Exeter Chiefs25-6
16/12/2000 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Waterloo37-9
Birmingham & Solihull - Moseley20-20
Coventry - Wakefield25-9
Leeds Tykes - Exeter Chiefs63-13
Manchester - Otley21-17
Orrell - Henley Hawks17-22
Worcester Warriors - London Welsh51-3
09/12/2000 - Regular season
Henley Hawks - Manchester13-26
London Welsh - Leeds Tykes12-35
Moseley - Worcester Warriors22-15
Otley - Coventry19-24
03/12/2000 - Regular season
Worcester Warriors - Birmingham & Solihull21-16
02/12/2000 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Otley16-15
Coventry - Waterloo20-13
Leeds Tykes - Henley Hawks43-7
London Welsh - Orrell33-32
Manchester - Exeter Chiefs21-3
Wakefield - Moseley22-19
25/11/2000 - Regular season
Henley Hawks - Orrell23-15
London Welsh - Worcester Warriors12-29
Moseley - Birmingham & Solihull13-14
Otley - Manchester14-18
Wakefield - Coventry24-18
Waterloo - Bedford Blues11-20
19/11/2000 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Moseley28-14
Birmingham & Solihull - Exeter Chiefs27-21
Leeds Tykes - Wakefield32-21
Manchester - Coventry20-28
Worcester Warriors - Otley37-12
18/11/2000 - Regular season
London Welsh - Henley Hawks20-15
Orrell - Waterloo35-11
28/10/2000 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Manchester20-8
Coventry - Leeds Tykes3-34
Exeter Chiefs - London Welsh18-24
Moseley - Henley Hawks16-12
Otley - Birmingham & Solihull5-8
Wakefield - Orrell20-13
Waterloo - Worcester Warriors19-32
14/10/2000 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Waterloo33-12
Henley Hawks - Exeter Chiefs32-24
Leeds Tykes - Bedford Blues42-6
London Welsh - Otley38-26
Manchester - Moseley32-15
Orrell - Coventry11-6
Worcester Warriors - Wakefield22-3
07/10/2000 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Orrell27-0
Coventry - Worcester Warriors17-34
Manchester - Leeds Tykes9-21
Moseley - Exeter Chiefs27-18
Otley - Henley Hawks16-10
Wakefield - Birmingham & Solihull11-0
Waterloo - London Welsh25-18
30/09/2000 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Coventry16-17
Exeter Chiefs - Otley56-17
Henley Hawks - Waterloo19-18
Leeds Tykes - Moseley19-16
London Welsh - Wakefield34-19
Orrell - Manchester21-6
Worcester Warriors - Bedford Blues31-25
23/09/2000 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Birmingham & Solihull17-20
Coventry - London Welsh20-25
Manchester - Worcester Warriors12-40
Orrell - Leeds Tykes17-24
Otley - Moseley17-38
Wakefield - Henley Hawks31-10
Waterloo - Exeter Chiefs17-14
16/09/2000 - Regular season
Birmingham & Solihull - Manchester23-19
Exeter Chiefs - Wakefield18-16
Henley Hawks - Coventry33-27
London Welsh - Bedford Blues14-20
Orrell - Moseley19-9
Otley - Waterloo16-15
Worcester Warriors - Leeds Tykes40-13
09/09/2000 - Regular season
Bedford Blues - Henley Hawks31-34
Coventry - Exeter Chiefs12-19
Leeds Tykes - Birmingham & Solihull40-25
Manchester - London Welsh26-18
Orrell - Worcester Warriors8-47
Wakefield - Otley22-33
Waterloo - Moseley25-46