Highlights: Gallagher Premiership Round 1

As the Gallagher Premiership season kicked-off, Bristol Bears occupy the pole position in the table with a bonus-point win over Bath Rugby while newly-promoted London Irish, Worcester Warriors, Exeter Chiefs, Northampton Saints and Gloucester Rugby also registered victories. Here are the highlights from the opening round.

Bristol Bears 43 - 16 Bath Rugby

Exeter Chiefs 22 - 19 Harlequins

Sale Sharks 16 - 18 Gloucester Rugby

Saracens 25 - 27 Northampton Saints

Worcester Warriors 24 - 16 Leicester Tigers

Wasps 26 - 29 London Irish

Premiership Rugby - Points Table


Widely regarded as the most competitive rugby union league in the world...it 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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