Gallagher Premiership Spherical 5 fixtures and outcomes – Friday: Gloucester 27-45 Bathtub; Saturday: Bristol Bears 13-27 Sale Sharks, Leicester Tigers 25-29 Harlequins; Sunday: Newcastle Falcons vs Saracens (3pm kick off), Northampton Saints vs Exeter Chiefs (3pm kick off)

Final Up to date: 11/11/23 5:21pm

Harlequins moved to the top of the Premiership table after a bonus-point win away at Leicester on Saturday

Harlequins moved to the highest of the Premiership desk after a bonus-point win away at Leicester on Saturday

A round-up of Saturday’s Premiership motion as Harlequins go high of the desk with victory at Leicester Tigers, whereas Sale Sharks win large away to Bristol Bears…

Leicester Tigers 25-29 Harlequins

Dino Lamb’s attempt gave Harlequins their fourth straight Premiership victory as they ran out 29-25 winners at shock early-season strugglers Leicester.

In a slugfest the place the lead modified palms six occasions, Freddie Steward scored twice for Leicester on his return to home motion following the Rugby World Cup, however this was not sufficient to stop a fourth loss in 5 video games for his membership.

In distinction, Quins are high of the desk – for twenty-four hours not less than – forward of their assembly with champions Saracens subsequent Saturday after outscoring their hosts by 5 tries to a few.

It took simply 4 minutes for Harlequins to open the scoring when, after a succession of carries in the direction of the Leicester line, skipper Alex Dombrandt was capable of drive his means over it, with additional scores coming by way of Lamb (twice), Tyrone Inexperienced and Will Porter.

Bristol Bears 13-27 Sale Sharks

England fly-half George Ford was the distinction because the playmaking maestro impressed Sale to a 27-13 victory over Bristol at Ashton Gate.

Sharks secured their fourth win of the season, coming away with a bonus level after tries from Arron Reed, Sam James, Rob du Preez and Joe Carpenter plus seven factors from the boot of Ford.

Sale Sharks moved up to second after a big win away at Bristol

Sale Sharks moved as much as second after an enormous win away at Bristol

Bears crossed early within the contest by means of Josh Caulfield, with Callum Sheedy including two penalties and the conversion for seven factors however couldn’t muster a late rating to earn a comfort shedding bonus-point towards the frugal Sale defence.


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