Goneva keeps Tigers in the hunt
Published 03/03/2014 | 02:30
Leicester Tigers fought back from 10-3 down to record a 41-18 bonus-point victory over Newcastle Falcons at Kingston Park.
Two tries from man of the match Vereniki Goneva helped Tigers move back into the play-off places. Goneva scored a try in each half, while Thomas Waldrom and Pablo Matera also touched down for the visitors and Owen Williams added 19 points to secure a fourth straight win.
Northampton moved back into top spot with a five-try 39-13 win over Gloucester.
Bottom side Worcester Warriors' search for their first league win of the season goes on after they lost 21-20 at Harlequins.
Danny Cipriani was the hero for Sale Sharks as they came from behind to beat Wasps 21-17 at Adams Park, while Exeter Chiefs made light work of in-form London Irish, winning 18-0 at Sandy Park for their first victory in five games.