Sale came back from trailing 31-17 to gain a late draw against Worcester in a nine-try thriller at Sixways.
Bath continue their strong start to the new season with a bonus point victory over Worcester Warriors.
Worcester have announced that their former New Zealand sevens star Bryce Heem has signed a new contract at Sixways.
Worcester flanker Alafoti Fa'osiliva has been banned for one week after pleading guilty to a charge of striking.
Worcester flanker Alafoti Fa'osiliva will face an RFU disciplinary panel on Wednesday.
Worcester held on for a gripping 23-23 draw against Gloucester after flanker Alafoti Faosiliva was sent off at Sixways.
Saracens began their defence of the Aviva Premiership with a bonus-point 35-3 victory over Worcester at Twickenham.
International No 8s Louis Picamoles and Taulupe Faletau will make their Premiership debuts as Northampton host Bath.
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