Ed­in­burgh com­mit rugby sui­cide

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get their noses in front and they were never re­ally threat­ened af­ter that.

In an al­most im­mac­u­late place-kick­ing per­for­mance, Jones con­verted both the tries and con­trib­uted three penal­ties to which his re­place­ment Lewis Robling added two more.

Ed­in­burgh showed some nice in­di­vid­ual touches but con­tin­u­ally let them­selves down with poor han­dling that brought any at­tack­ing po­si­tion to a halt.

Young stand-off Harry Leonard did take the eye and his five penal­ties from five at­tempts brought Ed­in­burgh all their points.

Leonard opened the scor­ing with a fourth-minute try but it was Dragons right winger Chavhanga who set the open­ing quar­ter alight with two sear­ing tries. The first af­ter eight min­utes fol­lowed his own bril­liant break that ul­ti­mately forced a scrum five.

Af­ter a cou­ple of for­ward surges, Jones kicked to the right wing where the ball was

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