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Feb 22, 2014 at 2pm UK at Sixways Stadium
WorcesterWorcester Warriors
12-24
Sale Sharks
Galarza (66', 76')
FT
Cueto (6'), Braid (52')

Result: Sale Sharks too strong for Worcester

Sale Sharks defeat Worcester Warriors 24-12 at Sixways Stadium in the Aviva Premiership.

Bottom-of-the-table Worcester Warriors have been defeated 24-12 by Sale Sharks at Sixways Stadium in the Aviva Premiership.

Danny Cipriani of Sale Sharks converts a try against Worcester Warriors during the Aviva Premiership match between Worcester Warriors and Sale Sharks at the Sixways Stadium, on February 22, 2014© Getty Images

Danny Cipriani opened the scoring for Sale from a penalty with just two minutes played, before Mark Cueto added to the scoreline with a try.

Ciprani kicked over two more penalties to further extended the lead, but it wasn't until the 52nd minute when the visitors added a second try to the scoring, that coming courtesy of Daniel Braid.

The conversion added to the hosts' troubles, although Mariano Galazra's try after 66 minutes gave home supporters something to cheer about.

Galazra added his second try of the afternoon with four minutes left to play, and Ryan Lamb kicked over to close the score to 12-24, but Sale comfortably held out to take the points.

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Dan Braid of Sale Sharks breaks through the tackle of Jonathan Thomas of Worcester Warriors during the Aviva Premiership match between Sale Sharks and Worcester Warriors at the A J Bell Stadium, on November 22, 2013
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