Gallagher Premiership Rugby Fixtures 2019/20


Premiership Rugby have today revealed the fixture list for the new season, which will start in mid-October after the group stages of the Rugby World Cup have been completed.

Here are the Round 1 fixtures:

Bristol v Bath (19:45 BST, Friday, 18 October)
Exeter v Harlequins (15:00 BST, Saturday, 19 October)
Sale v Gloucester (15:00 BST, Saturday, 19 October)
Saracens v Northampton (15:00 BST, Saturday, 19 October)
Worcester v Leicester (15:00 BST, Saturday, 19 October)
Wasps v London Irish (15:00 BST, Sunday, 20 October)

The London Double Header seems to be a thing of the past, with all of these being played at each team’s usual home ground. Harlequins will play the Leicester Tigers in this year’s Big Game at Twickenham on 28th December, whilst Saracens will face Quins at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in March.

The final round of regular season matches will be played on Saturday 6th June, with the winner crowned after the grand final on Saturday 20th June.

You can see the fixture list in full on the Premiership Rugby website here.

Let us know your thoughts on any standout fixtures, as well as the shift in the season which will run from October to June.

2 thoughts on “Gallagher Premiership Rugby Fixtures 2019/20

  1. The old season ran from end Aug. Can’t recall, but presumably the new Oct start is to give the players more rest ? No ‘easier’ home kick off for Irish. Interesting to see how they fare. They won’t want to stumble @ the start. Likewise for Wasps. They struggled financially last season, lost players & don’t know how their strength will hold up this time. Bristol, @ home, will look to get out of the blocks in a consolidation programme. Tough start for Northampton. May be Informative & to see if Boyd’s boys can upset the Fez heads’ apple cart. Looks a predictable 2 horse race again though. Surprised to see that Ford was top pts scorer last yr. Farrell trailed somewhat in his wake.

  2. How many years has Ackerman been @ Gloucs? It took him 4 years to get the Lions to the top. I believe, when he accepted the job @ Gloucs, he said that to get any team to the top takes 4 years, this year Gloucs knocking on the door.


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