Gallagher Premiership team of the week: Round 6 - Ruck

Gallagher Premiership team of the week: Round 6

Round six of the Gallagher Premiership was breathtaking from start to finish.

From Northampton Saints thumping Worcester Warriors on Friday night to Saracens impressive bonus-point win against Wasps, the weekend action really did have it all.

But, as is tradition, the quality contributions of the weekend must be narrowed down to an outstanding team of the week.

Here’s who made the RUCK team of the week cut this week…

Premiership Round 6 Results:

  • Northampton Saints 66-10 Worcester Warriors
  • Exeter Chiefs 21-33 London Irish
  • Gloucester Rugby 29-20 Newcastle Falcons
  • Harlequins 31-17 Bath RFC
  • Leicester Tigers 19-11 Sale Sharks
  • Saracens 56-15 Wasps RFC


  • 15. Tommy Freeman (Northampton Saints)
  • 14. Max Malins (Saracens)
  • 11. Ollie Hassell-Collins (London Irish)

Northampton Chronicle on Tommy Freeman: “A special week for the talented 20-year-old as he celebrated his England call-up with two tries and two assists.”


  • 13. Curtis Ronna (London Irish)
  • 12. Andre Esterhuizen (Harlequins)