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Rounds 16, 17 and 18 of Gallagher Premiership Rugby announced

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28 January 2020

Duncan Wood

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Premiership Rugby have confirmed this morning which Gallagher Premiership fixtures will be shown live on BT Sport in rounds 16, 17 and 18.

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The one significant change for Gloucester Rugby sees the home fixture against Leicester Tigers in round 17 moved to Sunday 19 April, kick off 3pm.

‘The Clash’ between Bath Rugby and Wasps at Twickenham is a stand-out fixture in Round 17 of Gallagher Premiership Rugby which starts ‘over the road’ on Friday 17 April when Harlequins entertain Northampton Saints in front of the live BT Sport cameras. The weekend ends at the Kingsholm Stadium where Leicester Tigers make the trip to take on Gloucester Rugby.

Round 16 kicks off the latest set of confirmed live matches on BT Sport with the Friday Night Lights shining on Bath Rugby’s trip to Northampton Saints on Good Friday, April 10.

On Saturday 11 April, Bristol Bears’ west country derby with Exeter Chiefs takes centre stage, the round ending at the Ricoh Arena – a day later – when Sale Sharks travel south to take on Wasps Rugby.

Worcester Warriors have the honour of leading the way in Round 18 when Bristol Bears make the journey to Sixways on Friday 24 April. The Saturday live match sees Northampton Saints take on Exeter Chiefs, while 24 hours later Leicester Tigers entertain Sale Sharks at Welford Road in front of the BT Sport cameras.

BT Sport and Premiership Rugby have made some additional adjustments to earlier rounds and to see the finalised fixtures – head to www.premiershiprugby.com/gallagher-premiership-rugby/fixtures-results/

Round 11

202BT Sport will now show Sale Sharks v Leicester Tigers on Friday 21 February at 19.45.

Round 12

BT Sport will now show Harlequins v Exeter Chiefs on Saturday 29 February at 15.00.

Round 13

BT Sport will now show Bristol Bears v Harlequins on Sunday 8 March at 13.00. This match was originally scheduled for the same day but at 15.00, so will move to 13.00.

Saracens v Leicester Tigers will now be brought forward to Saturday 7 March with a 1pm kick off.

Round 14

No change made.

Round 15

No change made.

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