Premiership rugby fixtures 2021/22: Televised matches for 2022 confirmed

The fixtures for the 2021/22 Gallagher Premiership season have been confirmed, with BT Sport to show more than 20 games from the first five months of 2022

By Callum Davis Published: 15 November 2021 - 9.51am

After a finish to the 2020/21 season that will go down in folklore, the Gallagher Premiership is back on BT Sport screens for the 2021/22 season.

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The 2021/22 campaign has a lot to live up to after Harlequins emerged victorious from one of the most entertaining Premiership seasons in recent memory.

This season is already shaping up to be another classic with the return of five-time winners Saracens following their relegation last year, while beaten finalists Exeter Chiefs will be out to regain the crown they gave up to Quins.

Elsewhere, can a resurgent Leicester Tigers challenge at English rugby's top table again and can Bristol Bears put their semi-final heartbreak behind them to make another tilt at a maiden title?

The 2021/22 campaign sees 13 teams battling it out for a place at Twickenham after relegation was scrapped last season.

The expanded competition means that for the first time since the Premiership started in 1997 each club will have two bye weeks in the season.

Every game selected for broadcast on BT Sport will also be available to live stream via the BT Sport app and bt.com/sport.

Premiership rugby matches on BT Sport

Round 14

Friday 28 January - Bath v Harlequins (7.45pm KO)

Saturday 29 January - Newcastle v Gloucester (3pm KO)

Sunday 30 January - Sale v Leicester Tigers (3pm KO)

Round 15

Friday 4 February - Gloucester v London Irish (7.45pm KO)

Sunday 6 February - Harlequins v Sale (1pm KO)

Round 16

Friday 11 February - Leicester v Northampton (7.45pm KO)

Sunday 13 February - Saracens v Harlequins (1pm KO)

Round 17

Friday 18 February - Worcester v Bristol (7.45pm KO)

Saturday 19 February - Bath v Leicester (3pm KO)

Sunday 20 February - Newcastle v Exeter (3pm KO)

Round 18

Friday 25 February - Worcester v Harlequins (7.45pm KO)

Sunday 27 February - Northampton v Exeter Chiefs (1pm KO)

Round 19

Friday 4 March - Harlequins v Newcastle (7.45pm KO)

Saturday 5 March - Saracens v Leicester (3pm KO)

Sunday 6 March - Exeter v Sale (3pm KO)

Round 20

Sunday 13 March - Northampton v Wasps (3pm KO)

Round 21

Friday 25 March - Gloucester v Worcester (7.45pm KO)

Saturday 26 March - Saracens v Bristol (3pm KO)

Sunday 27 March - Exeter v Leicester (3pm KO)

Round 22

Friday 1 April - Sale v Saracens (7.45pm KO)

Saturday 2 April - Northampton v Bristol (3pm KO)

Sunday 3 April - London Irish v Harlequins (3pm KO)

 

Further TV details to be announced shortly

What can I expect from our Premiership coverage?

Every game shown on BT Sport will also be available to watch online on our enhanced player. With in-built try alerts, it allows you to re-watch key moments with our interactive timeline, meaning you need not miss a single try from what is expected to be an enthralling season.

For an unrivalled viewing experience, selected games will also be available in 4K HDR via BT Sport Ultimate.

Our live coverage will come from the grounds, led by our team of experts and commentators including Ugo Monye, Ben Kay, Lawrence Dallaglio and Austin Healey.

For insight, news and analysis from BT Sport’s expert rugby pundits, Rugby Tonight will round up all of the action from the Premiership and beyond.

Rugby fans will also have more ways to watch rugby’s restart than ever, with the BT Sport Monthly Pass offering no-contract access for one month at a time, for just £25.

BT Sport’s Monthly Pass is available on a wide range of devices and platforms including Samsung smart TV, Sony PlayStation, Xbox, Now TV, Apple TV, as well as mobiles, tablets, BT TV, Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin Media.

BT Sport is the exclusive live home of domestic and European club rugby and the only place you can watch the Gallagher Premiership, Heineken Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup all in one place.

Click here to view the range of BT Sport packages on offer.