Live rugby union on TV: A full look at the Christmas fixtures for the Aviva Premiership, Guinness Pro12 and French Top 14

Christmas has always been the best time of the year if you’re a rugby fan.

Live games every day and wild results, all to a backdrop of all that lovely festive cheer.

This year the Premiership and Guinness Pro 12 has put another gift under the metaphorical tree, adding a number of live games to their festive weekend line-up

There are three live Premiership games on TV over the weekend, another two from the Guinness Pro12 and one live match from the French Top 14.


COVENTRY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 22: Ruaridh Jackson (R) of Wasps is mobbed by team mates after scoring a try during the European Rugby Champions Cup match between Wasps and Toulon at the Ricoh Arena on November 22, 2015 in Coventry, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Boxing Day – Saturday 26 December
BT Sport – London Irish v Northampton – Madejski Stadium, 14:30 kick-off
Sunday 27 December
BT Sport – Wasps v Saracens – Ricoh Arena, 14:00 kick-off
BT Sport – Harlequins v Gloucester – Twickenham Stadium, 16.30pm


DUBLIN, IRELAND - OCTOBER 19: Jack McGrath of Leinster catches the ball during the European Rugby Champions Cup match between Leinster and Wasps at the RDS Arena on October 19, 2014 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Sunday 27 December
Sky Sports 4 – Newport Gwent Dragons v Cardiff Blues – Rodney Parade, 15:05 kick-off
Sky Sports 4 – Leinster v Munster – Thomond Park, 17:15 kick-off


PARIS, FRANCE - AUGUST 23: Djibril Camara of Stade Francais reacts during the Top 14 game between Stade Francais and Pau at Stade Jean Bouin on August 23, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images)

Sunday 27 December
Sky Sports 4 – Oyonnax Rugby v Stade Francais – Stade Charles-Mathon, 13:00 kick-off
Sky Sports 4 – Toulouse v Toulon -Stade Ernest-Wallon, 20:00 kick-off


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