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Catch Up On The Aviva Premiership Season So Far

It was a record breaking first weekend to the 2016 Aviva Premiership season, with lots more action to come as the season unfolds. The opening weekend saw more than one million viewers tune in to watch – the largest the competition has ever seen. 

OVERVIEW

After the first few opening weeks of the tournament, lets take a look at some of the team statistics from the games as of 18/09/16 from http://www.premiershiprugby.com/team-stats/

CATEGORY FIRST SECOND
MOST POINTS Bath Rugby – 133 Saracens – 96
MOST TRIES Bath Rugby – 12 Saracens – 11
METRES GAINED Saracens – 1336 Gloucester Rugby – 1286
MOST CARRIES Sale Sharks – 385 Saracens – 353
CLEAN BREAKS Saracens – 35 Gloucester – 27
DEFENDERS BEATEN Saracens – 58 Newcastle Falcons – 49
MOST PASSES Sale Sharks – 484 Gloucester Rugby – 438
MOST TACKLES Saracens – 430 Gloucester Rugby – 358

 

COMING UP NEXT WEEK – ROUND 4

Friday 23rd September

  • Bristol Rugby vs Exeter Rugby

 

Saturday 24th September

  • Gloucester Rugby vs Newcastle Falcons
  • Northampton Saints vs Wasps
  • Harlequins vs Saracens
  • Worcester Warriors vs Sale Sharks

 

Sunday 25th September

  • Leicester Tigers vs Bath Rugby

 

MATCH DAY EXPERIENCES

Make this rugby season one to remember! Sports Travel South West can arrange amazing match day experiences at most Premiership Clubs giving you the chance to immerse yourself in the dramatic 2016 atmosphere.

Interested? Give us a call on 01736 797168 or email us at enquiries@stsw.co.uk

 

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