Bristol's B&I Cup Pool Revealed
Bristol to play in Pool A alongside Cardiff, Bridgend and Ulster
Bristol Rugby have been placed in Pool 1 for the 2012/13 British & Irish Cup.
Liam Middleton's men will face Cardiff, Bridgend and Ulster in the group stage, playing home and away fixtures.
The Club, who won the competition during the 2010/11 season, kick off with a clash against Cardiff on the weekend of October 12.
Bristol's first fixture at the Memorial Stadium takes place a week later against Ulster on Sunday, 21 October (3pm KO).
B&I Cup Pool 1 fixtures:
W/e of 12 October: Cardiff vs Bristol (a)
Sunday, 21 October: Bristol vs Ulster (h) - 3pm KO
W/e of 7 December: Bridgend vs Bristol (a)
Friday, 14 December: Bristol vs Bridgend (h) - 7.45pm KO
W/e of 11 January: Ulster vs Bristol (a)
Sunday, 20 January: Bristol vs Cardiff (h) - 3pm KO
Away fixtures to be confirmed in due course.