LiveWorcester Warriors 3 Exeter Chiefs 42

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  • Exeter score five tries.
  • Steenson with 22 points

4:53pm

4:53pm

Steenson again. This is a rout. 3-42.

4:53pm

Ceri Sweeney breaks through the line and sprints clear for Exeter's fifth try. 3-40.

4:52pm

Steenson compounds the misery. 3-35.

4:51pm

Exeter have bundled their way over for another try. It's Thomas again. 3-33.

4:49pm

Sixways is emptying fast. The home crowd have not had much to cheer about today.

4:48pm

Steenson is wide with a penalty.

4:48pm

Attendance is 5,447.

4:47pm

With just a few minutes to go, Exeter are pushing for another score.

4:42pm

Richard de Carpentier on for Sam Betty.

4:40pm

Steenson again with the extras. 3-28.

4:39pm

A scrum just shy of the line sees Haydn Thomas barged over for a third Chiefs try. 3-26.

4:36pm

Several Exeter players come close to burrowing the ball over but the Worcester defence holds form on this occasion.

4:34pm

Yet more possession for Exeter within touching distance of the home line.

4:31pm

Ed Shervington and Jonny Arr on for Chris Brooker and David Lemi.

4:30pm

Jeremy Su'a in the sin bin for making a tackle when not back onside.

4:28pm

A bit more endeavour from Warriors in recent minutes.

4:27pm

Chiefs trio Carl Rimmer, Hoani Tui and James Philips on for Ben White, Ben Moon and Alex Brown.

4:22pm

Exeter currently camped in front of the Warriors line.

4:17pm

Dean Schofield has replaced James Percival.

4:16pm

Steenson finds his range again with a long range kick from a central position which just lands over the posts. 3-21.

4:13pm

Once again, the rain has arrived to make handling tricky.

4:13pm

Once again, the rain has arrived to make handling tricky.

4:08pm

John Andress and Ofa Fainga'anuku have come on for Rob O'Donnell and George Porter. Paul Warwick has also replaced Ignacio Mieres.

4:05pm

3:50pm

3:49pm

Steenson adds the extras with ease from in front of the posts. 3-18.

3:48pm

Jess is allowed to jink his way through the Warriors defence and slip a pass to Steenson to go over. 3-16.

3:45pm

Luke Arscott goes over for Exeter but the last pass from Tom James was forward. No try.

3:42pm

So far, Warriors' line-out has not been as effective as Exeter's.

3:39pm

Dave Lewis breaks through the Warriors shackles and it needs Lemi to bundle Matt Jess into touch to avert the danger.

3:35pm

Thomas returns to the action.

3:34pm

Chris Pennell successfully kicks from not too far inside the Chiefs' half to get the hosts off the mark. 3-11.

3:32pm

Steenson extends the Chiefs' lead after Warriors are penalised for killing the ball. 0-11.

3:31pm

Thomas has been replaced by Richard de Carpentier.

3:30pm

Steenson has the easy task of slotting the ball over from a central position. 0-8.

3:28pm

Roman Graham looks to have thrown a punch at Jonathan Thomas but the referee had already given a penalty in front of the posts to the visitors.

3:25pm

Good field position from the Warriors has now been lost and Exeter are back within metres of the home line.

3:20pm

Jack Yeandle takes a blow to the head and is replaced by Chris Whitehead for the Chiefs.

3:12pm

Warriors get the ball out wide through David Lemi and Drauniniu but the ball is dropped by Chris Pennell.

3:09pm

Conversion from Gareth Steenson is wide of the posts.

3:08pm

Tom James accepts a pass out wide and burrows over for the first score for Exeter. 0-5.

3:07pm

All the play currently just in front of the Warriors line.

3:04pm

The winger is up and ready to continue.

3:04pm

Josh Drauniniu down needing treatment after finishing up beneath a pile of bodies.

3:01pm

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