Highlights: Gallagher Premiership Round 12

The 12th round of the Gallagher Premiership saw a number of close matches with Sale Sharks edging out Gloucester to maintain their second place with Bristol's win over Bath helping them retain the third place.

Exeter continue to remain at the despite they were stunned 34-30 by Harlequins while Saracens, Leicester Tigers and Wasps also emerged victorious. Here are the highlights from last weekend encounters from the Premiership.

Gloucester Rugby 17 - 23 Sale Sharks

Harlequins 34 - 30 Exeter Chiefs

Leicester Tigers 14 - 8 Worcester Warriors

London Irish 26 - 36 Wasps

Bath Rugby 13 - 19 Bristol Bears

Northampton Saints 21 - 27 Saracens

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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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