Today Premiership Rugby announces that Exeter Chiefs and Harlequins have received the honor of kicking off the Gallagher Premiership rugby season 2020-21.
The First match will kick-off on Friday, 20 November at the Twickenham Stoop, and the final match of the Gallagher Premiership Rugby will happen on Saturday, 26 June 2021.
On Friday night, the two matches will take place first will happen at the Stoop between Exeter Chiefs and Harlequins and 2nd match will be held at AJ Bell Stadium where Northampton Saints will play against Sale Sharks.
The Northampton and Harlequins will get a significant milestone this year. Both will battle in the 500th Premiership matches and join with other selected six clubs who have already reached the mark.
On Saturday, 21 November the newly-promoted Newcastle Falcons will back to the Gallagher Premiership Rugby at the Recreation Ground.
After the Falcons match, Gloucester Rugby will compete with Leicester Tigers, and London Irish host the Worcester Warriors.
On Sunday, 22 November the first round of Gallagher Premiership Rugby will end at the Ricoh Arena with the match of Bristol Bears and Wasps.
In the second round, London Irish will celebrate a historic day, when they start their first match against Leicester Tigers at the new Brentford Community Stadium on Sunday, 29 November. The Brentford Community Stadium is the 39th different venue to stage a Premiership match.
The round 2 first match will take place on Friday, 27 November between Sale Sharks and Newcastle Falcons at Kingston Park.
On Saturday, 28 November the four matches will take place, such as Harlequins VS Northampton Saints, Worcester Warriors VS Bristol Bears, Bath Rugby VS Exeter Chiefs, and Gloucester Rugby VS Wasps.
The first six rounds of the Gallagher Premiership Rugby have been confirmed, starting in January. Here you can see the full schedule.
|Friday, 20 November||19:45||Harlequins VS Exeter Chiefs||Stoop|
|Friday, 20 November||20:00||Sale Sharks VS Northampton||AJ Bell|
|Saturday, 21 November||12:30||Bath Rugby VS Newcastle||Recrean Ground|
|Saturday, 21 November||15.00||Leicester VS Gloucester||Welford Road|
|Saturday, 21 November||15.00||Worcester VS London Irish||Sixways|
|Sunday, 22 November||13.00||Wasps VS Bristol Bears||Ricoh Arena|
|Friday, 27 November||19:45||Newcastle VS Sale Sharks||Kingston Park|
|Saturday, 28 November||14:00||Northampton VS Harlequins||Franklin’s Gardens|
|Saturday, 28 November||15:00||Bristol Bears VS Worcester||Ashton Gate|
|Saturday, 28 November||15:00||Exeter Chiefs VS Bath||Sandy Park|
|Saturday, 28 November||15:00||Gloucester VS Wasps||Kingsholm|
|Sunday, 29 November||16:15||London Irish VS Leicester||Brentford Community|
|Friday, 4 December||19:45||Bristol Bears VS Northampton||Ashton Gate|
|Saturday, 5 December||15:00||Leicester VS Exeter Chiefs||Welford Road|
|Saturday, 5 December||15:00||Wasps VS Newcastle||Ricoh Arena|
|Saturday, 5 December||15:00||Worcester VS Bath||Sixways|
|Sunday, 6 December||14:30||London Irish VS Sale Sharks||Brentford Community|
|Sunday, 6 December||16:15||Gloucester VS Harlequins||Kingsholm|
|Saturday, 26 December||14:00||Bath VS London Irish||Rec|
|Saturday, 26 December||14:00||Harlequins VS Bristol Bears||Stoop|
|Saturday, 26 December||14:00||Newcastle VS Leicester||Kingston Park|
|Saturday, 26 December||15:00||Exeter Chiefs VS Gloucester||Sandy Park|
|Saturday, 26 December||16:30||Northampton VS Worcester||Franklin’s Gardens|
|Sunday, 27 December||15:00||Sale Sharks VS Wasps||AJ Bell|
|Friday, 1 January||19:45||Worcester VS Harlequins||Sixways|
|Friday, 1 January||19:45||Bristol Bears VS Newcastle||Ashton Gate|
|Saturday, 2 January||14:00||Wasps VS Exeter Chiefs||Ricoh Arena|
|Saturday, 2 January||16:30||Gloucester VS Sale Sharks||Kingsholm|
|Sunday, 3 January||14:30||London Irish VS Northampton||Brentford Community|
|Sunday, 3 January||15:00||Leicester Tigers VS Bath||Welford Road|
|Friday, 8 January||19:45||Bath VS Wasps||Rec|
|Friday, 8 January||20:00||Sale Sharks VS Worcester||AJ Bell|
|Saturday, 9 January||14:00||Exeter Chiefs VS Bristol Bears||Sandy Park|
|Saturday, 9 January||15;00||Newcastle VS Gloucester||Kingston Park|
|Saturday, 9 January||16:30||Northampton VS Leicester||Franklin’s Gardens|
|Sunday, 10 January||15:00||Harlequins VS London Irish||Stoop|