In the most memorable play-off semi-final of them all, Saints saw off Tigers thanks to Tom Wood's dramatic late try. Salesi Ma'afu was sent off for punching Tom Youngs, but Saints won and went on to claim their first Premiership title.

IN PICTURES: Saints' past six Premiership play-off semi-finals

Saints have played in some memorable Premiership play-off semi-finals since returning to England's top division in 2008.

And ahead of Saturday's huge final-four clash with Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park, we take a look back at the black, green and gold's six previous ventures into the Premiership's end-of-season shootout.

In the most memorable play-off semi-final of them all, Saints saw off Tigers thanks to Tom Wood's dramatic late try. Salesi Ma'afu was sent off for punching Tom Youngs, but Saints won and went on to claim their first Premiership title.

5. Friday, May 16, 2014: Saints 21 Leicester Tigers 20

In the most memorable play-off semi-final of them all, Saints saw off Tigers thanks to Tom Wood's dramatic late try. Salesi Ma'afu was sent off for punching Tom Youngs, but Saints won and went on to claim their first Premiership title.
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Saints finished top of the Premiership table for the first time, but they suffered defeat in the home semi-final against Saracens, despite a penalty try, an effort from Tom Wood and 14 points from the boot of Stephen Myler.

6. Saturday, May 23, 2015: Saints 24 Saracens 29

Saints finished top of the Premiership table for the first time, but they suffered defeat in the home semi-final against Saracens, despite a penalty try, an effort from Tom Wood and 14 points from the boot of Stephen Myler.
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