The Aviva Premiership trophy arrives in New York City ahead of London Irish v Saracens

Ahead of BT Sport’s live coverage of London Irish v Saracens from the Red Bull Arena in New Jersey which is on BT Sport 1 at 7.30pm on Saturday Topsy Ojo poses with the Aviva Premiership Trophy to mark the first Aviva Premiership Rugby match to ever be played outside of the UK at Time Square in New York, NY. London Irish will play Saracens on Saturday 12 March at the Red Bull Arena in New Jersey.

Widely regarded as the most competitive rugby union league in the can only be the Gallagher Premiership.

12 teams compete in the league over a season, playing every team both home and away, before four move into the playoffs and one is relegated.

The division is becoming more and more exciting as each year passes by so who will be lifting silverware at Twickenham in May?

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