Premiership Rugby (England)

Premiership Rugby is the top league of English domestic professional rugby union, consisting of 12 teams. After a 22 match season between September and May, the top 4 teams compete in a knockout tournament to decide the Champions with the Final played at Twickenham Stadium. The bottom side are automatically relegated to RFU Championship. The most successful side in the competition’s history is Leicester Tigers who have won 10 titles.

The 2019-2020 champions of Premiership Rugby were the Exeter Chiefs, who won their second title after defeating Wasps 19-13 in the Final. Saracens were relegated after receiving a large points deduction due to breaches related to financial compliance, whilst Newcastle Falcons were promoted from the RFU Championship.

2020 – 2021 Premiership Rugby Season

The below 12 teams are competing in Premiership Rugby in the 2020-2021 season. Click on the link (where available) next to the team for a guide to visiting the stadium and city, or view the map on the bottom of this page to see where each team is located.

Bath Rugby – The Recreation Ground (Capacity – 14,500)

Bristol Bears – Ashton Gate (Capacity – 27,000)

Exeter Chiefs – Sandy Park (Capacity – 13,593)

Gloucester Rugby – Kingsholm Stadium (Capacity – 16,155)

Harlequins F.C. – Twickenham Stoop (Capacity – 14,800)

Leicester Tigers – Welford Road (Capacity – 25,849)

London Irish – Brentford Community Stadium (Capacity – 17,250)

Newcastle Falcons – Kingston Park (Capacity – 10,200)

Northampton Saints – Franklin’s Gardens (Capacity – 15,249)

Sale Sharks – AJ Bell Stadium (Capacity – 12,000)

Wasps RFC – Ricoh Arena (Capacity – 32,753)

Worcester Warriors – Sixways Stadium (Capacity – 11,499)

How to buy tickets for Premiership Rugby

Ticketing information for all clubs competing in the Premiership Rugby competition is available on the official website by clicking here.

Further Information

Premiership Rugby Official Website

Sports Tourist Blog at 2019 Premiership Rugby Final – June 2019

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