Bath Rugby have lost just one match under the stewardship of Todd Blackadder: 14-34 at Leicester in round 4 of Aviva Premiership Rugby. Bath have not been beaten at the Recreation Ground since Saracens were the visitors on 1st April.
Sale Sharks have scored 34 points and four tries in both of their last two matches but have not recorded a try bonus point in three successive Aviva Premiership Rugby encounters since November 2002. Sharks have won twice away from home since March, at London Irish and at Newcastle in rounds 19 and 22 last season.
Bath have beaten Sale in three of the last four fixtures, whilst Sharks have been victorious on two of their last five most recent visits to the Recreation Ground.
Recreation Ground , 7.45pm – Live on BT Sport
Referee: Tom Foley (25th Premiership game). Assistant Referees: Paul Dix & Jonathan Healy. TMO: Stuart Terheege.