Video Highlights: Gallagher Premiership - Round 1

The opening round of the Gallagher Premiership saw defending champions Exeter Chiefs trounce Harlequins 33-3 while Sale Sharks, Newcastle Falcons, Leicester, Worcester and Wasps register victories.

Following are the highlights from the encounters.

Harlequins 3 - 33 Exeter Chiefs

Sale Sharks 32 - 23 Northampton

Bath Rugby 12 - 19 Newcastle Falcons

Leicester Tigers 38 - 15 Gloucester Rugby

Worcester Warriors 11 - 10 London Irish

Wasps 23 - 20 Bristol Bears

Premiership Rugby - Points Table


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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