This Friday began eighth date of the England Premiership and Leicester, undefeated and the only leader in the championship, beat Bath 40-23. In this way the Tigers won their eight games in the contest. The day will continue on Saturday with the meeting between Bristol and Worcester. At the same time, Saracens to host London Irish, Sale Sharks to Northampton and Exeter to host Newcastle Falcons. Finally, on Sunday they will close the day Wasps and Harlequins.
LEICESTER 40 – 23 BATH (Friday)
Leicester Tigers, with the absence of Julián Montoya and Matías Moroni for their call to Los Pumas, remains firm in the tournament and date to date shows why it is the only leader and undefeated this season. From the start, George Ford opened the local scoring with a penalty and although the visit came first to the ingoal rival at the hands of Marx Clarck, Leicester did not give him respite. Two minutes later the local began to take the reins of the meeting. Nic Dolly, Matt Scott, George Ford and Tom Cowan-Dickie were in charge of supporting the conquests so that Leicester continues as a leader in the Premiership.