Premiership Rugby can confirm that Sale Sharks’ home match with Gloucester Rugby kicks off a compelling penultimate round of Aviva Premiership Rugby live matches on BT Sport.
In one of the closest Aviva Premiership Rugby battles for a place in the semi-finals both Sale Sharks and Gloucester Rugby have burst into the running for a place in the top four.
The match – scheduled for Friday night – was won 23-6 by the Sharks last season and is the first of four fascinating matches live on BT Sport on this weekend.
The 2013-14 champions, Northampton Saints entertain Bath Rugby on Saturday while there will be an intriguing double header on the Sunday kicking off with Wasps trip to Exeter Chiefs at 1pm, followed by Saracens hosting Newcastle Falcons at Allianz Park.
For a list of all the fixtures see premiershiprugby.com
Friday 29 April: Sale Sharks v Gloucester Rugby (7.45pm)
Saturday 30 April: Northampton Saints v Bath Rugby (3.15pm)
Sunday 1 May: Exeter Chiefs v Wasps (1pm)
Sunday 1 May: Saracens v Newcastle Falcons (3.15pm)
Please note: All matches in Round 22 of Aviva Premiership Rugby kick off at 3.30pm on Saturday 7 May.