25th May 2015

Ticket to Twickenham

Bath Rugby reached their first Premiership Final since 2004 with a crushing 47-10 play-off semi-final win over Leicester Tigers. Heads up clinical rugby was once again the order of the day with the home team running in seven glorious tries. Here are some of the stand out shots from an extraordinary match…


The entrance to the Bath Rugby changing rooms

A look into the Bath Rugby changing rooms


Tunnel of Noise

A sea of blue, black and white


Matt Garvey

Supporters cheer on their team


Lineout practise during the warm-up

Forwards practise the lineout during the pre-match warm-up


The Recreation Ground

The Bath team are welcomed onto the pitch


Matt Banahan try

Try number two for Matt Banahan


Matt Banahan celebrates with Jonathan Joseph

12-3 up and time for a cuddle


Bath supporters in the crowd celebrate

The east stand makes some noise


Dan Cole and Paul James

Paul James celebrates a scrum turnover with opposite number Dan Cole


Henry Thomas prepares to scrummage

At the coal face


Tom Youngs is double-tackled

Aggressive defence for 80 minutes


Peter Stringer try

Peter Stringer dives for the try-line in his last home game for the club


George Ford and Peter Stringer celebrate

George Ford and Peter Stringer celebrate try number four


George Ford try

George Ford makes a break for the try-line


Francois Louw and George Ford

Francois Louw congratulates try-scorer George Ford


Matt Banahan try

First ever hat-trick in a Premiership semi-final by Matt Banahan



All smiles on the sidelines


Stuart Hooper

Skipper Stuart Hooper celebrates at the final whistle


Mike Ford and Francois Louw

A job very well done


Ross Batty and Paul James

Post-match celebrations


Bath supporters

Party atmosphere on the terracing



Stuart Hooper speaks to his team after the match


Man of the Match Matt Banahan

Man of the Match Matt Banahan


Jonathan Joseph

See you at Twickenham…


Full set of photos from the match | Match report at www.bathrugby.com


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