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Rugby fan flattened by star after pitch invasion

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!

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Chiefs get ready for cup final

The Chiefs will have home advantage - Sunday's final will take place at Sandy Park Credit: PA

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.

Exeter Chiefs reach final in Anglo-Welsh Cup

The Exeter Chiefs have reached the final of the Anglo-Welsh Cup, which will be played at their home ground, Sandy Park, next Sunday.

The Chiefs beat Bath in the semi-final at the Rec this afternoon by 22 points to 19 to record their first victory over their West Country rivals since 1978.

Two tries from Luke Arscott and a further score from Fetu Vainikolo proved crucial, while Bath missed a late penalty which would have taken the game to extra time.

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Exeter gets ready for the Rugby World Cup

Rugby posts are being placed around Exeter to inspire residents to be more active and help the city get excited about the World Cup next year. Some of the matches next year will be held at the Sandy Park stadium.

Today players from Exeter Chiefs coached primary school children, helping build the excitement ahead of the competition. Duncan Sleightholme reports.

Students train with Exeter Chiefs in World Cup preparations

Rugby posts are being put in prominent positions around Exeter to promote the forthcoming world cup.

Today youngsters from Bowhill School had a training session with players from Exeter Chiefs.

Its part of a programme to inspire residents to take up sport ahead of the world cup in 2015. The city's Sandy Park stadium is one of the host venues.

Councillor Keith Owen from Exeter City Council was at the event.

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