Northampton won 15-13 when the two teams met at Franklin’s Gardens in round ten, but the Saints’ only victory at The Rec in their last six visits in all competitions was 17-9 in the Guinness Premiership on 10 September 2005.
This game was originally scheduled for 9th January but was postponed due to snow.
Bath Rugby’s only defeat in their last nine Guinness Premiership matches was 20-43 at Leicester on 3 April. Bath have not lost at home in the Premiership since London Irish were the visitors on 28 November.
Northampton Saints’ only reversal in their last dozen Guinness Premiership encounters was 6-13 at Harlequins on 20 February. Saints have won four of their last five away games in the Guinness Premiership.
Referee: JP Doyle (10th Premiership game)