Wasps announce first game at The Ricoh Arena

Wasps have announced that they will start their residency at The Ricoh Arena with an Aviva Premiership Rugby clash  against London Irish on 21 December.

The London-based rugby team’s new venue has been hailed as “a hugely exciting moment for Wasps” by their Chief Executive, Nick Eastwood.

He went on to say: “We’ve worked hard to offer a range of ticket packages that we think are really good value. Everyone is welcome at the Ricoh Arena to come and watch top class Aviva Premiership and European Rugby Champions Cup rugby from just £15. We hope Wasps fans will enjoy their new, improved match day experience and those sports fans visiting for the first time will enjoy a friendly, welcoming match day atmosphere and superb range of food and beverage options.”

James Haskell

James Haskell, Wasps Club Captain, James Haskell is a fan of the move, saying: “I can sense there’s a real buzz around the squad about playing our first game at our new home. We hope that Wasps fans and sports fans in the region come out in force and support this historic game for the Club.”

Get your tickets for the club’s first battle in their new home, here.