Worcester Warriors get their first win of the season with a 35-11 victory over London Irish at Sixways.
Worcester Warriors have recorded their first win of the season with a 35-11 triumph over London Irish at Sixways.
Ofisa Treviranus touched down early in the first half for the visitors before Steve Shingler missed the conversion.
However, he made amends soon after as a penalty put his side 8-0 ahead.
The Warriors grew stronger as the half progressed and Aleki Lutui's try, converted by Andy Goode, put them within a point of their opponents.
Goode then scored his first penalty of the contest to give the home side a 10-8 advantage at the interval.
The fly-half exchanged penalties with Shingler at the start of the second half before he kicked over again to make the score 16-11.
Worcester then put daylight between themselves and their opponents courtesy of David Lemi's try on 67 minutes.
Victory was put beyond doubt in the final five minutes as Semisi Taulava and Jon Clarke both went over to cap a successful night for their side.
Result: Leicester Tigers 34-26 Worcester Warriors >