George North scored a hat-trick as champions Northampton Saints thrashed Gloucester 53-6 at Franklin's Gardens.
George North joked his hat-trick in Northampton's 53-6 Premiership rout of Gloucester may have seen him peak too early.
Richard Hibbard is relishing the prospect of an away trip to Northampton for Friday's Aviva Premiership season opener.
Northampton will get the defence of their Aviva Premiership title underway when they entertain Gloucester on Friday.
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