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Tigers v Saints | Derby Day - The history

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Since 1880, Leicester and Northampton have traded blows in one of rugby's most anticipated fixtures of the calendar.

On Sunday, September 13 (2.00pm), the curtain will raise once again and the magic of the Midlands derby will take center stage. 

Whilst the circumstance's will be different as we endure what must be done through this pandemic, the reward after 80 minutes remains the same. And means just as much. 

Join us as we take a look back over the 140-year rivalry. 

Tigers Saints 1931

A brief history | Read more 

Take a look at how one of rugby’s biggest domestic rivalries came to be the fiercest fixture of the season.

Tigers Saints Johnson

History of the Derby | Read more

Pick up with Tigers on the cusp of Cup fever and how the break away to the professional game bought global audiences.

Tigers Saints

'The Modern Era' | Read more

Recent encounters, bragging rights and high stakes. Take in some of the most recent battles between the two foes. 

Tigers kick off at 2.00pm on Sunday, September 13 (3.00pm). Fans can follow the action live via the official Leicester Tigers app, while season ticket holders will be able to access the BT Sport Matchday Pass.