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Guinness Premiership
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Guinness Premiership 2006/07

Overview
The bonus point scoring system was used to determine standing positions.
The first 4 teams in the table (Gloucester, Leicester Tigers, Bristol Rugby and Saracens) qualified for semifinals. The worst team (Northampton Saints) was relegated to National League 1.
The 4 teams playing the final phase, along with the 5th in table (London Wasps) and the 6th (London Irish) qualified for Heineken Cup. Harlequins, 7th, got an extra spot thanks to London Wasp' victory in Heineken Cup. For Challenge Cup qualifying criterium was the admission to Premiership.

The league was sponsored by Guinness brewery.

Teams variations
Relegated to National Division 1 2006/07:Leeds Tykes
Promoted from National Division 1 2005/06:Harlequins

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1Gloucester71221525531404127504134Qualified to semifinals
2Leicester Tigers71221417569456113583795
3Bristol Rugby642214173983944433733
4Saracens63221228539399140564074
5London Wasps6122121950443173514156
6London Irish532212010398407-9384232
7Harlequins51221001250343865504656
8Bath45228212428492-64365027
9Newcastle Falcons44229013435528-93495526
10Sale Sharks42228113414500-86334426
11Worcester Warriors34226115346459-113325008
12Northampton Saints33226115342499-157395216Relegated
Leicester Tigers had 1 point deducted for fielding an ineligible player.

BathBristol
Rugby
GloucesterHarlequinsLeicester
Tigers
London
Irish
London
Wasps
Newcastle
Falcons
Northampton
Saints
Sale
Sharks
SaracensWorcester
Warriors
Bath-12-1921-2131-2343-2517-2130-1920-1422-1718-1620-2017-11
Bristol
Rugby
16-6-14-1233-2030-137-1226-2122-2131-1915-913-1322-17
Gloucester24-1935-13-34-2528-2415-327-2124-1828-744-2421-1233-19
Harlequins9-315-821-31-15-2134-1716-2342-1534-1949-016-2020-6
Leicester
Tigers
29-2543-1527-2727-22-26-1840-2639-59-1035-2328-1540-21
London
Irish
15-711-2311-2220-1926-25-16-1338-1240-514-317-2226-16
London
Wasps
47-1828-033-1242-2313-1923-17-35-1535-2926-1827-2619-14
Newcastle
Falcons
12-2026-2119-123-1431-2921-2637-11-16-740-2520-1420-19
Northampton
Saints
33-188-145-715-2810-1527-228-625-23-18-1813-359-10
Sale
Sharks
25-236-1020-1917-1225-269-1418-1218-2632-20-34-2612-18
Saracens55-2336-524-2233-1922-1619-819-2144-2038-1522-9-17-20
Worcester
Warriors
21-1511-4124-3320-276-1314-163-323-2118-2313-2522-7-

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
Gloucester
5/5/2007 - 50-9Gloucester
5/12/2007 - 16-44
SaracensLeicester Tigers
Leicester Tigers
5/5/2007 - 26-14
Leicester Tigers
Bristol Rugby

Matches schedule
12/05/2007 - Final
Gloucester - Leicester Tigers16-44
05/05/2007 - Semifinals
Gloucester - Saracens50-9
Leicester Tigers - Bristol Rugby26-14
28/04/2007 - Regular season
Gloucester - Bristol Rugby35-13
Harlequins - Sale Sharks49-0
Leicester Tigers - London Wasps40-26
Newcastle Falcons - Bath12-20
Northampton Saints - London Irish27-22
Worcester Warriors - Saracens22-7
24/04/2007 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - Leicester Tigers30-13
15/04/2007 - Regular season
London Irish - Worcester Warriors26-16
London Wasps - Northampton Saints35-29
Saracens - Harlequins33-19
13/04/2007 - Regular season
Newcastle Falcons - Gloucester19-12
Sale Sharks - Bath25-23
08/04/2007 - Regular season
London Wasps - Saracens27-26
Newcastle Falcons - Northampton Saints16-7
07/04/2007 - Regular season
Bath - Gloucester21-21
Bristol Rugby - Worcester Warriors22-17
Harlequins - London Irish34-17
06/04/2007 - Regular season
Sale Sharks - Leicester Tigers25-26
25/03/2007 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - Northampton Saints31-19
24/03/2007 - Regular season
Gloucester - Newcastle Falcons24-18
23/03/2007 - Regular season
London Irish - Saracens7-22
18/03/2007 - Regular season
London Irish - London Wasps16-13
Saracens - Bristol Rugby36-5
17/03/2007 - Regular season
Gloucester - Harlequins34-25
Leicester Tigers - Bath29-25
Northampton Saints - Sale Sharks18-18
16/03/2007 - Regular season
Worcester Warriors - Newcastle Falcons23-21
11/03/2007 - Regular season
Gloucester - Leicester Tigers28-24
10/03/2007 - Regular season
Bath - Northampton Saints22-17
Bristol Rugby - London Irish7-12
Harlequins - London Wasps16-23
09/03/2007 - Regular season
Newcastle Falcons - Saracens20-14
Sale Sharks - Worcester Warriors12-18
04/03/2007 - Regular season
London Wasps - Bristol Rugby28-0
Saracens - Sale Sharks22-9
03/03/2007 - Regular season
Leicester Tigers - Harlequins27-22
London Irish - Newcastle Falcons38-12
Northampton Saints - Gloucester5-7
Worcester Warriors - Bath21-15
24/02/2007 - Regular season
Bath - Saracens20-20
Gloucester - Worcester Warriors33-19
Harlequins - Bristol Rugby15-8
Leicester Tigers - Northampton Saints9-10
23/02/2007 - Regular season
Newcastle Falcons - London Wasps37-11
Sale Sharks - London Irish9-14
18/02/2007 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - Newcastle Falcons22-21
London Wasps - Sale Sharks26-18
Saracens - Gloucester24-22
17/02/2007 - Regular season
London Irish - Bath15-7
Northampton Saints - Harlequins15-28
Worcester Warriors - Leicester Tigers6-13
28/01/2007 - Regular season
Saracens - London Irish19-8
27/01/2007 - Regular season
Bath - Harlequins31-23
Gloucester - Sale Sharks44-24
Leicester Tigers - Newcastle Falcons39-5
Northampton Saints - Bristol Rugby8-14
26/01/2007 - Regular season
Worcester Warriors - London Wasps3-3
07/01/2007 - Regular season
London Wasps - Worcester Warriors19-14
Newcastle Falcons - Leicester Tigers31-29
06/01/2007 - Regular season
Harlequins - Bath9-3
Sale Sharks - Gloucester20-19
01/01/2007 - Regular season
Bath - London Wasps30-19
Gloucester - London Irish15-3
Harlequins - Newcastle Falcons42-15
Leicester Tigers - Saracens28-15
Northampton Saints - Worcester Warriors9-10
Sale Sharks - Bristol Rugby6-10
27/12/2006 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - Bath16-6
Saracens - Northampton Saints38-15
Worcester Warriors - Harlequins20-27
26/12/2006 - Regular season
London Irish - Leicester Tigers26-25
London Wasps - Gloucester33-12
Newcastle Falcons - Sale Sharks40-25
22/12/2006 - Regular season
Bath - Sale Sharks18-16
Harlequins - Saracens16-20
Leicester Tigers - Bristol Rugby43-15
Northampton Saints - London Wasps8-6
Worcester Warriors - London Irish14-16
26/11/2006 - Regular season
London Irish - Northampton Saints40-5
London Wasps - Leicester Tigers13-19
Saracens - Worcester Warriors17-20
25/11/2006 - Regular season
Bath - Newcastle Falcons20-14
24/11/2006 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - Gloucester14-12
Sale Sharks - Harlequins17-12
18/11/2006 - Regular season
Bath - Bristol Rugby12-19
Gloucester - London Wasps27-21
Leicester Tigers - London Irish26-18
Northampton Saints - Saracens13-35
17/11/2006 - Regular season
Harlequins - Worcester Warriors20-6
Sale Sharks - Newcastle Falcons18-26
12/11/2006 - Regular season
London Wasps - Bath47-18
Saracens - Leicester Tigers22-16
11/11/2006 - Regular season
Worcester Warriors - Northampton Saints18-23
10/11/2006 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - Sale Sharks15-9
London Irish - Gloucester11-22
Newcastle Falcons - Harlequins3-14
04/11/2006 - Regular season
Bath - London Irish17-21
Gloucester - Saracens21-12
Harlequins - Northampton Saints34-19
Leicester Tigers - Worcester Warriors40-21
03/11/2006 - Regular season
Newcastle Falcons - Bristol Rugby26-21
Sale Sharks - London Wasps18-12
15/10/2006 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - Harlequins33-20
London Irish - Sale Sharks14-31
London Wasps - Newcastle Falcons35-15
Saracens - Bath55-23
14/10/2006 - Regular season
Northampton Saints - Leicester Tigers10-15
13/10/2006 - Regular season
Worcester Warriors - Gloucester24-33
24/09/2006 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - London Wasps26-21
23/09/2006 - Regular season
Bath - Worcester Warriors17-11
Gloucester - Northampton Saints28-7
Harlequins - Leicester Tigers15-21
22/09/2006 - Regular season
Newcastle Falcons - London Irish21-26
Sale Sharks - Saracens34-26
17/09/2006 - Regular season
London Wasps - Harlequins42-23
Saracens - Newcastle Falcons44-20
16/09/2006 - Regular season
Leicester Tigers - Gloucester27-27
London Irish - Bristol Rugby11-23
Northampton Saints - Bath33-18
15/09/2006 - Regular season
Worcester Warriors - Sale Sharks13-25
10/09/2006 - Regular season
Bristol Rugby - Saracens13-13
09/09/2006 - Regular season
Bath - Leicester Tigers43-25
Harlequins - Gloucester21-31
Sale Sharks - Northampton Saints32-20
08/09/2006 - Regular season
London Wasps - London Irish23-17
Newcastle Falcons - Worcester Warriors20-19
03/09/2006 - Regular season
Leicester Tigers - Sale Sharks35-23
Northampton Saints - Newcastle Falcons25-23
02/09/2006 - Regular season
Gloucester - Bath24-19
London Irish - Harlequins20-19
Saracens - London Wasps19-21
Worcester Warriors - Bristol Rugby11-41