Fixtures - Top Bar

Aviva Premiership Rugby Live on TV

This weekend sees a bumper serving of four Aviva Premiership Rugby games live on BT Sport 1.

Northampton Saints’ only victory in their last six Aviva Premiership Rugby matches was against Newcastle Falcons at Milton Keynes on 24 October. Saints have lost their last two Aviva Premiership Rugby encounters at Franklin’s Gardens (both to Saracens) but have not lost three in a row there in the league since 2011.
 
Gloucester Rugby’s only defeat in their last four matches in all tournaments was to Wasps at Coventry in round 4 of Aviva Premiership Rugby. Gloucester have won two of their last three away games in all tournaments.
 
There’s a Super Saturday with two games live from Twickenham Stadium. Coverage starts at 2.45pm on BT Sport 1 with Saracens v Worcester Warriors kicking off at 3.15pm first up.
 
Saracens have won their last nine matches in all tournaments since losing to Exeter Chiefs at Allianz Park in Aviva Premiership Rugby last May. Saracens only defeat in their last five visits to Twickenham came after extra time against Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership Rugby Final 2014.
 
Worcester Warriors have a won two, lost two record in Aviva Premiership Rugby this season. Worcester have never played a game of XVs at Twickenham before, but did appear in the Middlesex Sevens on seven occasions in the noughties.
 
The second game sees London Irish v Wasps taking to the Twickenham turf at 5.30pm.
 
London Irish’s only victory in any tournament since April came at home to Agen in round 1 of the European Rugby Challenge Cup.
 
Wasps only loss in their last five fixtures in all tournaments was 16-24 at Leicester Tigers in round 3 of Aviva Premiership Rugby.
 
Wasps have lost one of their last four Aviva Premiership Rugby fixtures against the Exiles: 20-23 at Adams Park in February. The two clubs have clashed just once before at Twickenham with London Irish gaining the victory during the 2008 London Double Header.
 
An old rivalry rounds off the weekend on Sunday when Bath Rugby visit Leicester Tigers. BT Sport 1 will be live from 2.30pm and the game will also free for everyone to view on BT Sport Showcase.
BT Sport's Showcase channel is available on Freeview on channel 59. UK viewers can also watch the game online at www.btsport.com, Sky and Virgin Media. 
 
Leicester Tigers have won their last nine Aviva Premiership Rugby matches at Welford Road and are unbeaten in their last 11 there since losing to London Irish in September 2014.
 
Bath Rugby have a won three, lost two record in all major tournaments this season, while their only defeat in their last five games of Aviva Premiership Rugby was to Wasps at Coventry in October.
 
Friday
 
Northampton Saints v Gloucester Rugby programme starts at 7pm, kick off 7.45pm BT Sport 1
 
Saturday
 
Programme starts at 2.45pm, BT Sport 1
Saracens v Worcester Warriors, kick-off 3.15pm
London Irish v Wasps, kick-off 5.30pm
 
Sunday
 
Leicester Tigers v Bath, programme starts at 2.30pm, kick-off 3pm BT Sport 1 and free on BT Sport Showcase
Highlights
 
Sunday ITV – 11.15pm
Monday ITV4 – 7pm
Tuesday ITV4 – 12.05am
 
Rugby Tonight – Monday 8pm BT Sport 1
Rugby Tonight Extra – Thursday 7.30pm BT Sport 1

Latest News

‘One Turf Concept’ agreed by rugby, soccer and hockey

World Rugby, FIFA and the International Hockey Federation (FIH) have developed a ground-breaking protocol for multi-surface playing fields that could…

Premiership Rugby Balls

Referee appointments: Wayne Barnes takes charge of 180th Aviva Premiership Rugby clash

Referee Wayne Barnes makes his return to Aviva Premiership Rugby action this weekend, as he takes charge of the huge…

Bath Rugby’s Semesa Rokoduguni raring to go for The Clash

Bath winger Semesa Rokoduguni is already counting down the days until his side meet with old rivals Leicester Tigers in…

Semesa Rokoduguni

Aviva Premiership Rugby on BT Sport and ITV

England’s triumphant Six Nations stars will return to their Aviva Premiership Rugby clubs this weekend to continue their assault on…

Sam Aspland-Robinson and Calum Waters re-sign with Harlequins

Harlequins is delighted to confirm today (Wednesday 22nd March) that Academy members Sam Aspland-Robinson and Calum Waters have committed their…

Calum Waters

George Nott Signs A Five Year Deal With Sale Sharks

George Nott has become the latest Sale Sharks player to commit his long term future to the club after signing…

George Nott

Will Hurrell: Bristol Rugby will fight until the very end

Bristol Rugby have been left to lick their wounds for almost three weeks following their disappointing defeat to Worcester Warriors…

Break came at the right time for rejuvenated Sale Sharks, says Magnus Lund

Sale Sharks’ Magnus Lund believes his teammates have taken the opportunity to clear their heads during the Aviva Premiership Rugby…

Leicester Tigers’ George McGuigan ready to kick on after Anglo-Welsh Cup triumph

Leicester Tigers hooker George McGuigan believes his side can draw on their Anglo-Welsh Cup victory over Exeter Chiefs when they…

Jonny May itching to return for Gloucester Rugby ahead of Bristol challenge

Gloucester Rugby winger Jonny May is raring to play again in club colours after featuring in three of England’s four victories in a title-winning…

Marc Jones and Will Cliff re-sign for Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks are delighted to announce that Marc Jones and Will Cliff have re-signed for Sale Sharks, both on two…

Marc Jones and Will Cliff re-sign for Sale Sharks

Round 18 Preview: Saracens v Bath Rugby

Saracens have won their last two Aviva Premiership Rugby matches, against Sale and Newcastle Falcons, to end a three game…

Round 18 Preview: Saracens v Bath Rugby

Round 18 Preview: Wasps v Worcester Warriors

Wasps have lost just one of their last nine Aviva Premiership Rugby fixtures: 28-34 at Sale in round 15. Wasps…

Round 18 Preview: Wasps v Worcester Warriors

Round 18 Preview: Exeter Chiefs v Sale Sharks

Exeter Chiefs are unbeaten in the last ten rounds of Aviva Premiership Rugby since their 10-13 loss at home to…

AJ MacGinty

Round 18 Preview: Northampton Saints v Leicester Tigers

Northampton Saints have lost just two of their last seven Aviva Premiership Rugby encounters, both away from home, to Bath…

Freddie Burns

EPCR European Player of the Year 2017 winner to receive one million air miles courtesy of Turkish Airlines

With the high-profile quarter-final matches in the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup less than a fortnight away, EPCR in conjunction…

Round 18 Preview: Harlequins v Newcastle Falcons

Harlequins have lost their last three matches at the Twickenham Stoop in all tournaments, against Edinburgh in the European Challenge…

Will Witty

Round 18 Preview: Bristol Rugby v Gloucester Rugby

Bristol Rugby have won just once in Aviva Premiership Rugby since the 12th round: 12-11 at home to Bath on…

Matt Scott

USA star Taufete’e commits to Warriors

Warriors have completed the permanent signing of talented USA international Joe Taufete'e. Having initially joined the Club on a short-term…

Joe-Taufete'e