A trio of young Exeter Chiefs rugby stars made a first appearance for England but couldn't avoid defeat to the Barbarians.
Chiefs forward Dave Ewers forced his way over the line for the first try of the match after twelve minutes. Sam Hill joined Henry Slade in the backs and Slade just got the ball down in the second half.
He also added three penalty conversions to his personal tally. But the Barbarians, drawn from elite players around the world, won 29-39.
After a mixed season the Exeter Chiefs make the long trip to Newcastle in a bid to to finish their season with a flourish.Read the full story ›
Exeter Chiefs and their supporters came together to celebrate last month's historic LV Cup victory with an open-top bus parade. Thousands lined the city centre streets to cheer the club's first ever major trophy success.
Thousands of Rugby fans lined the streets in Exeter City Centre this weekend to celebrate Exeter Chief's LV Cup win. The Chiefs beat Northampton Saints at Sandy Park in March.
It was their first major honour. The team were also treated to a civic reception at Exeter Guildhall by the city's Mayor
Crowds lined the streets to celebrate Exeter Chiefs' victory in the LV= Cup.
It's the first major trophy for the club since they won promotion to the Premiership.
Fans turned out in force to show their support as the team made their open-topped bus tour.
John Andrews reports:
An Exeter Chiefs fan got more than he bargained for when he ran onto the pitch to celebrate a last minute try.
Chris Kellow, who's from Cornwall, invaded the pitch during the Chiefs' game against Gloucester at the weekend, but got a frosty welcome from Fly Half Freddie Burns, who dumped him to the ground. The celebration proved premature, as Gloucester went on to win the match!
Exeter's Gareth Steenson missed a conversion attempt with the last kick of the match as Gloucester won 14-13 at Sandy Park.Read the full story ›
Exeter Chiefs are preparing for their first cup final in six years. The Chiefs, who beat Bath in the semi final of the LV Cup, will face Northampton at Sandy Park on Sunday. They're looking for their first victory in a national cup final.
Head Coach Rob Baxter believes his team can use home advantage when they host Northampton in next Sunday's Anglo-Welsh Cup final.