Newcastle 28-20 Exeter: Falcons take advantage of depleted Chiefs line-up to inflict first defeat in seven games
Newcastle held on to end Aviva Premiership pace-setters Exeter's seven-match unbeaten league run with a 28-20 victory at Kingston Park.
The champions may have been missing key players including injured England trio Jack Nowell, Luke Cowan-Dickie and Harry Williams (concussion) but they still had enough firepower to almost sink the Falcons in a frantic finish - in which they came back from 25-3 down to trail 25-20 - before conceding a last-minute Joel Hodgson penalty.
The Falcons led 25-3 at half-time with three tries in the bag from Sinoti Sinoti, Vereniki Goneva and Kyle Cooper, two of... read more
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