Six penalties and a drop goal maintains Bath's winning record against the Chiefs since their 2010 promotion
Newbury’s Hennessy Gold Cup meeting opens on Thursday with the unusual spectacle these days, when Saturdays have long since commandeered almost all worthwhile jumps races on the way to the Festival, of an informative contest that has moved in the opposite direction.
Saracens survived a late attacking onslaught from Exeter to maintain pole position in the Aviva Premiership with a hard-fought 16-9 win at Sandy Park.
Gareth Steenson has warned that Premiership play-off contenders Exeter are ready to “push on and achieve more” after positioning themselves strongly for domestic and European success.
England coach stopped by RFU agreement from bringing in impressive No 8 for autumn Tests
Ben White capped a remarkable 15-point run with the decisive try as Exeter battled back to overcome a London Irish side whose long injury list gained two additions in a rugged encounter.
If you were a betting man you would not have put money midway through the second half on London Wasps travelling home with a consolation point. Two tries by Tom James, the former Wales wing, had helped Exeter to an 18-point advantage, and the hosts were cruising home.
Law changes will need time to bed in before any further tinkering, says Exeter coach
In summers gone by, today's weather statistics would hardly be worth a mention. But after a freezing winter, snow in May and a miserable summer so far, this afternoon at least brought a sunny smile to many British faces.
Climate change may be intensifying the natural cycle and may prolong it, says expert, but it is too early to say
Chance for Burns, Twelvetrees, Joseph, Wade and Yarde to excite against Baa-Baas
Youngs was rewarded for a campaign in which he made his England debut and was called up by the British and Irish Lions
Judge says it may have been a crazy scheme, ‘but it was a very real plan’
England's next focus is the tour of Argentina
Toby Flood booted Leicester up to second place in the Premiership when he landed four penalties as the Tigers edged Exeter 12-9 in a kicking contest in Devon.
Two men plotted to rob and kill the pop star Joss Stone before dumping her body in a river, a court heard.