Sale Sharks v Bristol Bears TV guide, kick-off time and team newsBristol Bears head to the AJ Bell Stadium on Saturday to take on Sale Sharks in Round 11 of the 2022/23 Gallagher Premiership. Sale have enjoyed a period of dominance over Bristol Bears in recent seasons, winning four of their last five against the West-Country side, although Pat Lam's side won on their last visit at the AJ Bell Stadium in the last 16 knockout round of the Heineken Champion Cup, only to lose the home leg of the contest.
What time is kick-off? The kick-off time is at 1pm. Is the game on TV? Yes. This season every Gallagher Premiership match will be televised on either BT Sport on PRTV. Premiership Rugby have confirmed today's match will be shown live on BT Sport 1 HD, with coverage starting at 12. 30pm. Highlights will be available online shortly after the match on the Premiership Rugby website along with a full match replay the following day.
The Bears are currently on a five-match losing streak in the Premiership, their worst since they ended a six-match losing run in May 2017, but a pair of friendly victories has built some momentum heading into the game. Here are all the ways you can follow the action.... READ MORE: Sale Sharks v Bristol Bears LIVE: Play-by-play updates from the AJ Bell Stadium When is the game? Sale Sharks v Bristol Bears is being played on Saturday, November 26 at the AJ Bell Stadium.
Sam Dugdale, 21. Joe Simpson, 22. Kieran Wilkinson, 23. Arron Reed. Bristol Bears: 15. Charles Piutau, 14. Luke Morahan, 13. Piers O’Conor, 12. Sam Bedlow, 11. Gabriel Ibitoye, 10. Callum Sheedy, 9. Will Porter; 1. Jake Woolmore, 2. Bryan Byrne, 3. Max Lahiff, 4. Joe Batley, 5. Chris Vui, 6. Steven Luatua (c), 7. Fitz Harding, 8.
How else can I follow the game? If you are not going to watch the game on TV or be inside the stadium, Bristol Live will be live blogging the match bringing you all the build-up, team news, live play-by-play match updates, reaction, stats, analysis, interviews and highlights from inside the ground. BBC Radio Bristol will also be providing live commentary of the game.