Gloucester Rugby Club has sold more than 2,500 tickets in just over 24 hours for Sunday's Zurich Wild Card clash with Newcastle Falcons (Sun 8 May, Kingsholm, kick off 3.15pm).
Tickets went on sale at 11am on Bank Holiday Monday, and the recent rivalry between the Falcons and Gloucester saw the first two thousand snapped up.
The Falcons will arrive in the West Country boosted by the recent return of Jonny Wilkinson, and Gloucester know they'll need to hit top form to keep their Heineken Cup hopes alive.
The winner of Sunday's clash at Kingsholm will play in the Zurich Wild Card final at Twickenham on Saturday 14 May, with the successful side gaining entry to next season's top-flight European competition.
Tickets are available for the fixture at Kingsholm on-line at www.gloucesterrugbyclub.com, from the ticket hotline on 0871 871 8781 and in person from the ticket office.
Seated Gloucester season ticket holders will have until 5pm on Wednesday 4 May to confirm their tickets, before their individual seats go on general sale the following day.
The remainder of the seats and terrace tickets are already on general sale. The ticket office is open between 9am-5pm on Tuesday (3 May), 9am-5pm on Wednesday (4 May), 9am-6.30pm on Thursday (5 May) and 9am-5pm on Friday (6 May).
Grandstand (Gold category - closer to the halfway line than Silver)
Adult £30 (no concessions)
Grandstand (Silver category)
Adults £25 no concessions
Buildbase Stand (seats)
Adult £20, Junior £7-£9, Concessions £18
Adult £16, Junior £5, Concessions £9
(all prices refer to purchases made before 6.30pm on Thursday 5 May)
Speaking after the 37-8 European Rugby Challenge Cup win over Benetton Treviso, James Hook admitted that the Italian side made things tough for Gloucester at times but that the Cherry and Whites are happy to take the bonus point win and turn their focus to Northampton next week.
Speaking to GRTV after the game, Backs Coach Tim Taylor was happy with the squad as they cruised to victory over Treviso. The result wasn't in doubt, but the Cherry and Whites laboured to secure a crucial try bonus point.
Speaking to the local media this week, Gloucester Rugby centre Matt Scott is excited to take the field again as the Cherry and Whites look to build on the win in Bayonne when Treviso come to Kingsholm this Saturday.
Defence Coach Jonny Bell admitted this week that the European Rugby Challenge Cup victory in Bayonne was a welcome one, stressed that Benetton Treviso will pose a tough test on Saturday at Kingsholm but that Gloucester are determined to deliver in front of their own fans.
Motu Matu'u is looking to make up for lost time this week as the Cherry and Whites head to Basque Country to take on Bayonne in the European Rugby Challenge Cup opener. The Samoan hooker made his first appearance in the jersey last weekend, and is hoping to contribute to the team this weekend.
Gloucester's attentions turn to Europe this weekend as they travel to Bayonne for their opening fixture of this season's European Rugby Challenge Cup. Forwards Coach Trevor Woodman told GRTV that the Cherry and Whites will be aiming to top their pool as they've done for the past two seasons, but is well aware of how tough it is to win in France.
Although understandably disappointed at seeing victory slip away at the last minute, Ben Morgan said after the game at Exeter that there were plenty of positives that Gloucester could take from the game.
The Gloucester Rugby Half Term Rugby Camps got off to a great start on Monday morning, with over 60 young rugby players braving the chilly weather to experience a great day of skills, learning and fun thanks to the Gloucester Rugby Community Department.
A number of Gloucester Rugby's promising young players are currently playing their competitive rugby on loan at other clubs, and six of them featured in Saturday's game between London Welsh and Rotherham Titans.
Gloucester made it two wins from two outings in this season's European Rugby Challenge Cup as they outplayed Benetton Treviso at Kingsholm to win by 37 points to 8, the bonus point try coming with the final play of the game.