Harlequins are one of only three sides with a 100 percent home winning record in Aviva Premiership Rugby this season – they have gleaned 25 of their total of 28 league points at home this campaign. ‘Quins only loss at Twickenham Stoop in any tournament since March was 24-62 to Exeter in round 22 last season.
Sale Sharks have lost their last eight first team matches since beating Wasps 17-13 in the Anglo-Welsh Cup at AJ Bell Stadium on 4th November. The Sharks have won just once on the road in any tournament this season, 31-13 at Bristol in round 7 of Aviva Premiership Rugby.
Sale beat Harlequins 19-10 in Salford in round 2 and have not achieved a season’s double over the Londoners since 2007/08.
Twickenham Stoop, 3pm
Referee: JP Doyle (125th Premiership game).
Assistant Referees: Jonathan Healy & Andy Watson.
TMO: Geoff Warren.