|Worcester (17) 20|
|Tries: Humphreys 2 Cons: Weir 2 Pens: Weir 2|
|Exeter (3) 24|
|Tries: Maunder, Kvesic, Williams Cons: Simmonds 3 Pens: Simmonds|
Exeter prop Harry Williams’ gradual try saved up the Chiefs’ very best Premiership doc on journeys to Worcester.
Warriors led 17-Three at Sixways after two first-half of tries from winger Perry Humphreys, every improved by cruise-half of Duncan Weir, who furthermore kicked a penalty.
Chiefs scrum-half of Jack Maunder galloped over to chalk absolutely considered one of them off, earlier than Sixways outdated boy Matt Kvesic crashed in from shut differ to degree at 17-17.
Nonetheless after Weir’s gradual penalty, the marauding Williams had the ultimate discover.
Joe Simmonds, who had already slotted his first to conversion as efficiently as a first-half of penalty, added the extras to seal the weakened Chiefs their 2nd score in three tight league video games this season.
Exeter had Scotland’s Stuart Hogg making best his 2nd begin at corpulent-abet, nonetheless they remained with out their 4 World Cup players, Wales’ Tomas Francis and England trio Luke Cowan-Dickie, Jack Nowell and Henry Slade.
That allowed gentle Gloucester and England flanker Kvesic to advance abet in and cap a person of the match effectivity by scoring in opposition to his outdated membership on his first begin of the season.
Worcester, with out injured scrum-half of Francois Hougaard, gave a primary Premiership begin in 11 months to Michael Heaney. Nonetheless that they had cause to really feel that this was a sport thrown away as Warriors, first-day winners over Leicester nonetheless successfully-overwhelmed at early leaders Northampton remaining weekend, wanted to resolve for best a dropping bonus level.
Worcester: Pennell; Humphreys, Beck, Mills (capt), Nanai; Weir, Heaney; Gloomy, Annett, Carey, Bresler, Kitchener, Hill, Lewis, Du Preez.
Replacements: Taufete’e, Waller, Palframan, Fatialofa, Van Velze, Mama, Simpson, Venter.
Exeter: Hogg; O’Flaherty, Whitten, S Hill, Cuthbert; J Simmonds, Maunder; Hepburn, Yeandle (capt), Williams, Dennis, J Hill, Ewers, Vermeulen, Kvesic.
Replacements: Taione, Keast, Street, Kirsten, Lonsdale, White, Steenson, Hendrickson.
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