Pre-season match schedule includes Pro 14 double-header
Wasps confirm the club’s pre-season schedule for the 2018/19 campaign is now complete.
The club will again face Irish Pro 14 opposition on a home-and-away basis, with Ulster making the trip to Coventry on Friday August 24 (7.30pm kick off).
Ticketing arrangements for this fixture – which is included within season membership – will be made public shortly.
Dai Young’s team cross the Irish Sea six days earlier to face Connacht at Dubarry Park in Athlone. This match kicks off at 3pm on Saturday August 18.
Wasps have contested hard-fought European Champions Cup matches with Ulster and Connacht over the course of the last two seasons, beating both at the Ricoh Arena but suffering defeats at the Kingspan Stadium and the Galway Showground.
The Premiership Sevens, which this year takes place at Northampton’s Franklin’s Gardens home, gets pre-season underway on Friday/Saturday July 27/28.
A Wasps XV also faces Coventry Rugby at the Butts Park Arena on Saturday August 25 (kick off 2pm).
Premiership action then gets underway on the first weekend in September. Fixtures will be announced next Friday July 6.
Season membership for the 2018/19 campaign is available at https://www.eticketing.co.uk/wasps