Select a team
- London Irish
- London Welsh
- New Zealand
- South Africa
- Cardiff Blues
- Clermont Auvergne
- Racing Metro
- Stade Francais
- La Rochelle
Injuries mount for Bath
Mears and Stevens doubtful for play-offs
There is an eight-day turnaround so the players have a chance to recharge and get this out of their system.
Quotes of the week
Lee Mears and Matt Stevens are fitness doubts for Bath's Guinness Premiership play-off fixture against Wasps on May 18.
Bath lost 8-6 at leaders Gloucester on the final day of the regular season, meaning they face a trip to Adams Park, while their conquerors have a Kingsholm appointment with defending champions Leicester in the other semi-final.
Both hooker Mears (shoulder) and prop Stevens (knee) left the field prior to the hour mark against Gloucester, who also suffered a major injury concern in front of watching England manager Martin Johnson when Mike Tindall limped off nursing an ankle problem.
"We are disappointed with the result, we didn't execute things as we should have done," said Bath head coach Steve Meehan.
"We will have to play the breakdown area a lot better against Wasps. We will need to throw everything at them.
"There is an eight-day turnaround so the players have a chance to recharge and get this out of their system.
"Clearly, it would be a tremendous result to go to Wasps and win, it is a tremendous challenge."
Despite Tindall's early departure, Gloucester kept their shape and discipline to book a home semi-final.
James Simpson-Daniel's 34th-minute try proved just enough to win the match and preserve Gloucester's place at the Premiership summit.
"There is no special recipe for success," said head coach Dean Ryan.
"We have got to work hard during the week. Wasps play a certain way and Bath have a pretty unique style.
"We will need to look at how Leicester have played the last few games, looking at their strengths and weaknesses."
Sky Bet Odds:Click Here for Your Free Bet
|Friday 24th April|
|19:45||Bath vs London Irish|
|Saturday 25th April|
|14:00||Sale Sharks vs Harlequins|
|15:00||Gloucester vs Newcastle Falcons|
|15:00||Leicester Tigers vs London Welsh|
|15:15||Northampton vs Saracens|
|Sunday 26th April|
|14:00||Wasps vs Exeter|
|Friday 8th May|
|19:45||Harlequins vs Bath|
|Saturday 9th May|
|14:00||Sale vs Newcastle|
|15:00||Northampton vs London Welsh|
|15:00||Gloucester vs London Irish|
|15:15||Wasps vs Leicester Tigers|
|Sunday 10th May|
|14:00||Saracens vs Exeter|
|Saturday 16th May|
|15:30||Exeter vs Sale|
|15:30||Leicester vs Northampton|
|15:30||Bath vs Gloucester|
|15:30||Newcastle vs Harlequins|
|15:30||London Irish vs Wasps|
|15:30||London Welsh vs Saracens|
|Sunday 12th April|
|London Irish 25 - 23 Sale Sharks|
|London Welsh 13 - 40 Wasps|
|Exeter 21 - 10 Northampton|
|Saturday 11th April|
|Saracens 22 - 6 Leicester Tigers|
|Harlequins 29 - 26 Gloucester|
|Friday 10th April|
|Newcastle Falcons 19 - 29 Bath|
|Sunday 29th March|
|London Welsh 14 - 29 Bath|
|Sale Sharks 23 - 6 Gloucester|
|Saturday 28th March|
|Saracens 42 - 14 Harlequins|
|London Irish 22 - 21 Newcastle Falcons|
|Leicester Tigers 25 - 18 Exeter|
|Friday 27th March|
|Northampton 52 - 30 Wasps|
|Sunday 8th March|
|Newcastle Falcons 12 - 16 Leicester Tigers|
|Wasps 17 - 26 Saracens|
|Saturday 7th March|
|Gloucester 33 - 33 Northampton|
|Exeter 74 - 19 London Welsh|
|Harlequins 26 - 20 London Irish|
|Friday 6th March|
|Bath 12 - 3 Sale Sharks|
Read the thoughts and opinions of Phil Edwards with skysports.com