Nov 1, 2014 at 2pm UK at ​Salford City Stadium
Sale Sharks
de Marchi (9'), Beaumont (26'), Fihaki (41'), Ingall (61')
Rowlands (4'), Helu (22', 30'), Jackson (63')

Result: Sale Sharks edge out Wasps

Nick MacLeod of Sale in action during the Aviva Premiership match between Sale Sharks and London Wasps at the AJ Bell Stadium on September 20, 2013
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Nick Macleod kicks a late penalty to give Sale Sharks a 32-29 win over Wasps in the LV= Cup.

Sale Sharks needed a late penalty to secure a narrow 32-29 win over Wasps in their first outing in the LV= Cup this season.

Both sides scored tries inside the opening 10 minutes, but it was two in quick succession from Will Helu that gave the visitors a slender advantage at half time.

However, Viliami Fihaki put the hosts ahead early in the second half with a quick sprint for the line, before Charlie Ingall forced his way over to build the lead.

Ed Jackson immediately cut the deficit, though, finding a gap in the Sale defence to dive over for Wasps' fourth try of the match.

Alex Lozowski kicked a penalty to briefly get Wasps back on level terms, but a late penalty from Nick Macleod sealed the win for the hosts.

Ospreys player Ben John in action during the Heineken Cup pool 1 round 4 match between Ospreys and Castres Olympique at Liberty Stadium on December 13, 2013
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