Cham­pi­ons Ex­eter go 11 un­beaten at home

Sunday Independent (Ireland) - Sport - - RACING -

CHAM­PI­ONS Ex­eter ex­tended their un­beaten home run to 11 matches with a bonus-point vic­tory over New­cas­tle.

Scrum-half Nic White, full-back Lach­lan Turner and the re­turn­ing Sam Simmonds scored to build a 24-10 half-time lead. A penalty try con­firmed Ex­eter’s bonus point in the sec­ond half.

New­cas­tle were largely chas­ing the game through­out and scored through Jon Welsh and Juan-Pablo So­cino to stay in touch at half-time, be­fore Alex Tait and Vereniki Goneva earned a bonus point.

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