Sep 28, 2013 at 3.15pm UK at ​Twickenham Stoop
Harlequins
12-22
Saracens
 
FT

Result: Saracens beat Harlequins to go top

Owen Farrell kicks 17 points for Saracens as they come from behind to beat Harlequins in the Aviva Premiership.

Saracens prevented Harlequins from scoring in the second half at the Stoop to seal a 22-12 win in the Aviva Premiership.

Steve Borthwick of Saracens catches in the line out during the Aviva Premiership match between Harlequins and Saracens at Twickenham Stoop on September 28, 2013© Getty Images

Nick Evans kicked four penalties in the first half as Quins claimed a slender 12-6 lead at the break, with try-scoring opportunities few and far between for both sides.

Chris Ashton allowed Saracens to take the lead for the first time in the 50th minute with the only try of the contest.

Fly-half Owen Farrell kicked the remainder of the points for the visitors, missing just one of his seven attempts at the posts this afternoon.

The result moves Saracens to the top of the table, while Quins drop to fifth.

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