Weekend Round Up

Weekend Round Up

Irish strike late to thwart Saints' summit bid     Dave Porecki's last-gasp try prevented 14-man Northampton Saints from going top of the Premiership as London Irish secured a thrilling...

Irish strike late to thwart Saints' summit bid

Irish strike late to thwart Saints' summit bid

Dave Porecki's last-gasp try prevented 14-man Northampton Saints from going top of the Premiership as London Irish secured a thrilling 20-16 win at Franklin's Gardens.     The visitors were...

Sale hold firm to down Premiership leaders Exeter as Wasps stun Worcester

Sale hold firm to down Premiership leaders Exeter as Wasps stun Worcester

Sale Sharks survived a second-half fightback from Exeter Chiefs to secure a hard-earned 22-19 victory over the Premiership leaders.     Having headed into Saturday's encounter on the south...

Southern Kings 30-31 Cheetahs: Rhyno Smith inspires remarkable comeback

Southern Kings 30-31 Cheetahs: Rhyno Smith inspires remarkable comeback

An incredible finish to Saturday's Pro14 game saw Rhyno Smith's late double lift Cheetahs to a stunning 31-30 win at rivals Southern Kings.     The two South African sides clashed at Nelson...

Top 14: Leaders Lyon bounce back from European disappointment

Top 14: Leaders Lyon bounce back from European disappointment

Lyon quickly put their European Champions Cup disappointment behind them to return to the Top 14 summit with a comfortable home victory over Toulon on Saturday.     The domestic league leaders...

Harlequins 41-14 Saracens: Derby defeat for depleted champions

Harlequins 41-14 Saracens: Derby defeat for depleted champions

Saracens were handed a resounding 41-14 defeat by Harlequins in the absence of several key players as they returned to Premiership action for the first time since their automatic relegation was confirmed.     With...