Leicester topple Sale in dour Welford Road clash

Sale were left to regret missed kicks as Leicester won 19-15 in a sorry affair at Welford Road. Marland Yarde opened the scoring with a simple try in the opening stages, but his five-pointer was cancelled out only minutes later when Kyle Eastmond flew over. Eastmond’s try was as good as it got for Leicester…

Wasps trump 14 man Tigers in pulsating Premiership clash

Will Spencer’s red card marred a captivating clash at the Ricoh Arena, as Wasps eventually came out 41-35¬†winners over a plucky Leicester side. Leicester’s performance was impressively pugnacious in the face of adversity – a far cry from the embarrassing 40-6 loss at the hands of Exeter earlier this month – but ultimately Spencer’s red…

Premiership Preview: Leicester Tigers

In their 2017/18 Premiership campaign, Leicester missed out on the top four for the first time in 12 years amid poor recruitment and unfortunate injuries. Matt O’Connor will be hopeful of turning it around, but there are already talks of replacing him… Last Season:¬†In missing out on the playoffs, Leicester’s forward pack was lightweight and…

Ford kicks tough Tigers to victory over inaccurate Wasps

Two tries from Elliot Daly weren’t enough for Wasps as a depleted Leicester came through 16-15 at Welford Road. Leicester took the lead after just two minutes, Graham Kitchener powering over the line after a destructive driving maul. Wasps were architects of their own downfall, after using up several phases from the kick-off, all the…