For the record: Scarlets v Bristol

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  • On Saturday, Scarlets will face Bristol Bears for the first time in European competitions, the sides were scheduled to meet in round 1 this season, however the match was cancelled (28-0 win awarded to Bristol).
  • This will be the first competitive match between the sides since the final match at Stradey Park in October 2008 when Scarlets said farewell to the famous old ground with a 27-0 win in the Anglo-Welsh Cup.
  • The overall record between the two sides is: Played 65, Scarlets wins 35, Bristol wins 27, Draws 3.
  • Scarlets have won three of their last four matches against Premiership opposition in the pool stage of the Heineken Champions Cup (L1).
  • Bristol Bears have alternated between wins and defeats in their last seven away games in the Heineken Champions Cup, losing the most recent such match 36-17 against Bordeaux-Bègles in the Last 16 in 2020-21.
  • Bristol’s Semi Radradra made 17 carries in Round 3 of this season’s Heineken Champions Cup, the joint most of any back (also Garry Ringrose) and the joint second most overall, behind Leicester’s Jasper Wiese (19).