Wasps’ 2020/21 Gallagher Premiership Fixtures Revealed

Date: 29 Sep 2020

 

Wasps will kick off their 2020/21 Gallagher Premiership campaign by hosting Bristol Bears at Ricoh Arena on Sunday 22 November (kick-off 1pm), a fixture which will be shown live on BT Sport.

 

- Wasps kick-off 2020/21 Gallagher Premiership campaign at home to Bristol Bears
- An away encounter against Gloucester Rugby follows on Saturday 28 November
- Wasps travel to AJ Bell Stadium on 27 December, while Exeter Chiefs visit Ricoh Arena on 2 January
- Wasps final Gallagher Premiership game will be at home to Leicester Tigers

Wasps will take on Bristol Bears at Ricoh Arena (Sunday 22 November; kick-off 1pm), as they embark upon their first full season under Head Coach Lee Blackett, with European Champions Cup rugby to look forward to as well.

All 12 teams will compete in a three-game Premiership block to kick off the new campaign, with attentions then turning to the European Rugby Champions Cup.

Wasps’ first away day will follow the Bristol game at Gloucester Rugby, before hosting newly-promoted Newcastle Falcons to complete the first three-game block.

European matches will then sandwich a further three Premiership games over the Christmas period including a trip to Sale Sharks on 27 December, a home game with this season’s table-toppers Exeter Chiefs on Saturday 2 January and a visit to Bath Rugby.

Wasps will host rivals Leicester Tigers on the last day of the regular season on Saturday 12 June.

TV broadcast selections have been made for the first six rounds of Gallagher Premiership matches. Fixture dates and kick-off times for further rounds are pending live TV broadcast picks.

The Premiership Rugby Cup will be staged as a midweek competition in the 2020/21 season, starting after the Six Nations, with matches live on BT Sport.

 

Wasps 2020/21 Gallagher Premiership fixtures
Round 1 | Sunday 22 November | Wasps v Bristol Bears | Ricoh Arena | 1pm (BT Sport)
Round 2 | Saturday 28 November | Gloucester Rugby v Wasps | Kingsholm | 3pm
Round 3 | Saturday 5 December | Wasps v Newcastle Falcons | Ricoh Arena | 3pm
Round 4 | Sunday 27 December | Sale Sharks v Wasps | AJ Bell Stadium | 3pm (BT Sport)
Round 5 | Saturday 2 January | Wasps v Exeter Chiefs | Ricoh Arena | 2pm (BT Sport)
Round 6 | Friday 8 January | Bath Rugby v Wasps | The Rec | 7:45pm (BT Sport)
Round 7 | 29/30/31 January | Wasps v Harlequins | Ricoh Arena | TBC
Round 8 | 5/6/7 February | Wasps v Northampton Saints | Ricoh Arena | TBC
Round 9 | 12/13/14 February | Worcester Warriors v Wasps | Sixways | TBC
Round 10 | 19/20/21 February | Leicester Tigers v Wasps | Welford Road | TBC
Round 11 | 26/27/28 February | Wasps v London Irish | Ricoh Arena | TBC
Round 12 | 5/6/7 March | Wasps v Gloucester Rugby | Ricoh Arena | TBC
Round 13 | 12/13/14 March | Bristol Bears v Wasps | Ashton Gate | TBC
Round 14 | 19/20/21 March | Newcastle Falcons v Wasps | Kingston Park | TBC
Round 15 | 26/27/28 March | Wasps v Sale Sharks | Ricoh Arena | TBC
Round 16 | 16/17/18 April | Exeter Chiefs v Wasps | Sandy Park | TBC
Round 17 | 23/24/25 April | Wasps v Bath Rugby | Ricoh Arena | TBC
Round 18 | 7/8/9 May | Harlequins v Wasps | Twickenham Stoop | TBC
Round 19 | 14/15/16 May | Wasps v Worcester Warriors | Ricoh Arena | TBC
Round 20 | 28/29/30 May | Northampton Saints v Wasps | Franklin’s Gardens | TBC
Round 21 | 4/5/6 June | London Irish v Wasps | Brentford Community Stadium | TBC
Round 22 | 12 June | Wasps v Leicester Tigers | Ricoh Arena | TBC
Premiership Semi-Finals | 18/19 June
Premiership Final | Saturday 26 June

*All fixtures and timings subject to change