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BT Sport viewers have a bumper Easter weekend of Aviva Premiership rugby union action to look forward to, with three games set to be broadcast live.

The domestic season has very much reached the business end, with 19 games played by each of the top-flight sides and only three to go.

Just four sides will contend the end-of-season play-offs and the Good Friday clash between Harlequins and Leicester Tigers (kick-off 7:45pm) could have a real bearing on who qualifies.

Leicester (63 points) have rallied since Christmas following a difficult start to the campaign; they currently sit third, four points ahead of fourth-place Bath (59).

Harlequins (54) are a further five points back in fifth, but know that victory at Twickenham Stoop this weekend could bring them back into contention.

Both sides won last time out, with Quins claiming a 27-12 away win at Sale Sharks, and the Tigers beating London Wasps 27-15 at Welford Road.

Leicester will be eager to avoid defeat, knowing a win will be enough to keep their incredible run of post-season appearances going for another year.

Saturday's live game on BT Sport is London Wasps v Gloucester (kick-off 3:15pm), a match which pits eighth in the table against ninth.

Neither side can qualify for the play-offs, while Worcester Warriors are too far adrift for either to become embroiled in a relegation scrap.

Yet both Wasps - beaten by Leicester last week - and Gloucester - who lost narrowly to Bath 18-17 - will be eager to put on a show in front of the TV cameras.

On Easter Sunday, London Irish travel to Northampton Saints, who are currently second in the table, ten points behind the leaders Saracens.

The Saints would ordinarily be the overwhelming favourites, but Jim Mallinder's side have endured a torrid few weeks, losing to Sale, Leicester and Saracens in succession.

Another defeat this weekend could see Northampton overtaken by Leicester, who are coming up fast in the slipstream, trailing by just three points.

Irish got back to their winning ways last week - following defeat at Harlequins - with a resounding 40-12 victory over the struggling Newcastle Falcons.

The Exiles may fancy their chances of heaping more misery on Northampton in front of a large TV audience on BT Sport. Kick-off is at 2pm.

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