After a tense opening half hour in Parma, the game turned just before half time as the home team had David Odiete red carded and Gloucester took full advantage, running in three second half tries to secure the bonus point and the victory over Zebre by 32 points to 16.
Gloucester Rugby make six changes to the side that defeated Zebre at Kingsholm in the European Rugby Challenge Cup at Kingsholm last weekend, as they travel to Italy for the second leg of the double header against the same opposition.
Premiership Rugby can today confirm that Leicester Tigers v Gloucester Rugby kicks off an intriguing set of Aviva Premiership Rugby matches selected for live TV coverage by BT Sport during the RBS 6 Nations.
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