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BT Sport viewers can enjoy three live matches from the Aviva Premiership this weekend, as the league season heads towards its conclusion.

Saracens, Northampton Saints, Bath and Leicester Tigers currently occupy the end-of-season play-off berths, and three of these sides are in televised action over the weekend.

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The action gets underway on Friday May 2nd, as third-place Bath host second-place Northampton for a 7:45pm kick-off.

Mike Ford's side know a win will almost secure their post-season participation, with Harlequins six points behind with two games left.

The Saints have already qualified for the play-offs, but will be eager to impress having struggled for form in recent weeks.

A 36-21 win over London Irish got Northampton back to winning ways in the last round of fixtures, while Bath saw off bottom side Worcester Warriors 32-20.

Fourth-place Leicester Tigers have the same number of points as Bath (64), but are below them in the table on matches won.

As such, they also need to register a victory this weekend away at Sale Sharks, who themselves retain an outside chance of making the top four.

A bonus-point victory against Leicester - without the Tigers registering - could move Sale to within three points, ensuring their season stays alive until the final Saturday.

The game is live on BT Sport at 3:15pm on Saturday May 3rd, from Salford City Stadium.

The other team looking to gatecrash the play-offs - Harlequins - are also in action on BT Sport this weekend. Their trip to Exeter Chiefs will be broadcast at 2pm on Sunday May 4th.

Quins hope to pounce should either Bath or Leicester slip up in their final two matches.

The Londoners should fancy their chances against an Exeter side that was thumped 55-12 at home by Sale last time out.

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