Gallagher Premiership
Venue: Franklin’s Gardens Date: Saturday, 9 March Kickoff: 14:45 GMT
Coverage: Live score updates on BBC local radio and Also on the BBC Sport website

Northampton Saints have made eight changes, with centre and wing Taqele Naiyaravoro along the ones to be contained against Bristol .

Cobus Reinach and James Grayson additionally return for Saints to make the half-back partnership.

Back row Jake Heenan can definitely make his Premiership debut for Bristol, who are 10th in the table.

Callum Sheedy has recovered from the dead leg to keep his place in fly half, however, Dan Thomas continues to be outside.

Replacements: Fish, Waller, Waller, Ford-Robinson, Ratuniyarawa, Gibson, Mitchell, Burrell, Collins.

Bristol : C Piutau; Morahan, O’Conor, S Piutau (co-capt), Daniels; Sheedy, Uren; Thomas, Thacker, Afoa, Batley, Vui, Luatua, Heenan, Crane (co-capt).

Replacements: Parry, Woolmore, Thiede, Smith, Lam, Randall, Madigan, Protheroe.

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