Season opener moved for Sky Sports

Worcester Warriors has announced that the club’s opening league game of the Guinness Premiership season against Northampton Saints has been moved back 24 hours and will now be screened live on Sky Sports on Sunday, September 6 (kick-off 1.15pm).

For the second successive season Warriors league trip to Franklin’s Gardens on the opening weekend of the campaign will be shown around the globe, after Sky today revealed full details of its coverage over the opening ten rounds.

Warriors have also confirmed that the home clash with Bath Rugby at Sixways Stadium in Round Eight has now been moved forward in November.

Mike Ruddock’s men will now entertain Bath Rugby 24 hours earlier on Friday, November 20 with an 8pm kick-off so the game can be screened live on television.

Remember, the only way to guarantee a seat for all the action in the Guinness Premiership at Sixways Stadium is to purchase a Season Ticket. For further details call the Warriors Box Office on 01905 454183 or visit the Tickets at the official club website at

Sky Live Matches 09/10 – Rounds One to Ten:

GP 1
Sunday 6 September 13.15 Northampton Saints v Worcester Warriors
Sunday 6 September 15.30 Gloucester Rugby v Bath Rugby

GP 2
Saturday 12 September 14.45 Saracens v Northampton Saints

GP 3
Saturday 19 September 17.35 Leicester Tigers v Newcastle Falcons

GP 4
Saturday 26 September 18.05 Bath Rugby v Leicester Tigers

GP 5
Saturday 3 October 18.05 Harlequins v Bath Rugby

GP 6
Saturday 24 October 17.35 Gloucester Rugby v London Wasps

GP 7
Saturday 31 October 17.35 Leicester Tigers v Northampton Saints

GP 8
Friday 20 November 20.00 Worcester Warriors v Bath Rugby

GP 9
Saturday 28 November 17.35 Bath Rugby v London Irish

GP 10
Saturday 5 December 17.35 Saracens v Sale Sharks