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Apr 12, 2014 at 3pm UK at Sixways Stadium
WorcesterWorcester Warriors
33-38
Exeter Chiefs
Pennell (32'), Lemi (34', 63'), Creevy (52')
FT
Lewis (9'), Hill (15'), Steenson (24'), Yeandle (40', 47')

Result: Exeter Chiefs hold on to beat Worcester Warriors

Exeter Chiefs survive a strong second half from Worcester Warriors to clinch a 38-33 win in the Aviva Premiership.

Exeter Chiefs have held on to claim a 38-33 win over Worcester Warriors in the Aviva Premiership this afternoon.

Augustin Creevy of Worcester Warriors passes out of the tackle by Matt Jess of Exeter Chiefs during the Aviva Premiership match on April 12, 2014© Getty Images

The visitors looked comfortable early on, scoring three tries inside the opening 25 minutes, but efforts from Chris Pennell and David Lemi got the Warriors back into contention shortly before the break.

Jack Yeandle extended Exeter's lead with a try either side of half time, seemingly putting the win beyond doubt.

However, the hosts fought back as Lemi claimed his second while Agustin Creevy also forced his way over, but they came up just short of Exeter's total.

The result moves the Chiefs up to seventh, while Worcester remain bottom.

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