Nov 28, 2015 at 5.30pm UK at ‚ÄčMadejski Stadium
London Irish
Williams (40', 57')
Halai (38', 75'), Daly (50'), Young (72')

Result: Wasps seal bonus point win at London Irish

Two tries from Frank Halai help Wasps beat London Irish 33-15 at Twickenham in the Aviva Premiership.

Wasps have defeated bottom side London Irish 33-15 at Twickenham to move into the playoff places in the Aviva Premiership.

Johnny Williams of London Irish look to break the Wasps defence line during the Aviva Premiership match between London Irish and Wasps at Twickenham Stadium on November 28, 2015 in London, England. © Getty Images

Wasps started the brightest and earned themselves a penalty after the Irish were caught offside, with Ruaridh Jackson converting the kick for three points.

Chris Noakes then leveled the scores moments later as he slotted home the penalty kick for the hosts but Jackson had the chance to put Wasps back in front after another offside, but he missed his kick.

Jackson made up for his mistake with another three points before Frank Halai went over in the corner for the opening try of the game, but Jackson failed to hit the conversion.

However, London Irish pulled five points back on the stroke of half time after Alex Lewington made a good break before he was stopped and after Blair Cowan was denied, Johnny Williams crossed the line to score but Nokes missed the following conversion attempt.

James Haskell of Wasps is tackled by Topsy Ojo during the Aviva Premiership match between London Irish and Wasps at Twickenham Stadium on November 28, 2015 in London, England.© Getty Images

After the break, Elliot Daly took a Ben Jacobs pass to the house to strengthen the visitor's lead and Jackson this time nailed the extra two points.

The Exciles pulled themselves back into the contest again moments later as Aesali Tikoirotuma lobbed the ball up and Williams was there to pick it off and cross the line to make it a seven-point game.

Wasps sealed their win late on as a rolling maul assisted Thomas Young, who forced his way across the line with nine minutes remaining.

Halai then earned his side a bonus point with his second try of the game after some good work from Daly found its way to the New Zealand international and he crossed over the line.

The win moves Wasps into fourth in the Aviva Premiership table with Leicester Tigers playing tomorrow, while London Irish remain rooted to the foot of the table.

Frank Halai of Wasps breaks with the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Wasps and Gloucester at The Ricoh Arena on November 8, 2015 in Coventry, England.
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