Gloucester Rugby have lost their last three matches in all competitions since beating La Rochelle at Kingsholm on 8th December. Gloucester’s five game winning run at Kingsholm in all tournaments ended with their single point defeat to Northampton on New Year’s Day.
Worcester Warriors doubled their tally of victories in Aviva Premiership Rugby this season with their 24-17 win at home to Harlequins in round 12. The Warriors have yet to record a single league point from their six away games in the tournament this season.
Worcester have lost just one of their last four Premiership Rugby fixtures against the Cherry & Whites and that was by only two points at Kingsholm in round 3 last season. The Warriors only victory at Gloucester in competition rugby was 13-6 in Premiership Rugby in April 2009.
Referee: Wayne Barnes (176th Premiership game).
Assistant Referees: Thomas Foley & Luke Pearce.
TMO: David Sainsbury.