Sep 6, 2014 at 2pm UK at ​Vicarage Road
Saracens
34-28
Wasps
Ashton (6'), Strettle (20', 62', 78')
FT
Hughes (43'), Wade (53', 59')

Result: Last-gasp try gives Saracens win

David Strettle completes his hat-trick in the final moments to give Saracens a 34-28 win over London Wasps in their opening match of the Aviva Premiership season.

David Strettle completed his hat-trick in the final moments to give Saracens a narrow 34-28 win over London Wasps in their opening match in this season's Aviva Premiership at Twickenham.

David Streetle of Saracens scores a try during the Aviva Premiership match Saracens and Wasps at Twickenham Stadium on September 6, 2014© Getty Images

Saracens made a strong start to the match, with Chris Ashton opening the scoring just six minutes into the tie, before David Strettle extended their lead by chasing down a kick forward.

Wasps got themselves back in the match at the start of the second half, putting Saracens under pressure in the opening couple of minutes before Nathan Hughes forced his way over.

Christian Wade gave Wasps the lead shortly after, before adding his second of the afternoon within six minutes to increase the advantage.

Strettle added his second late on to leave Saracens just a point down with just over 15 minutes still to play, before sprinting for the line two minutes from full time to complete his hat-trick.

Nathan Hughes of London Wasps scores a try during the Aviva Premiership match between Gloucester and London Wasps at Kingsholm Stadium on November 2, 2013
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