Yeovil Town battled back from two goals down to draw with Charlton, and Plymouth Argyle are through to the FA Cup Third Round.
The Exeter Chiefs have been beaten 14-9 by defending champions Toulon in the Heineken Cup.
Our Sports Correspondent Matthias Kurth looks ahead to this weekend's football and rugby fixtures.
Exeter City have beaten local rivals Plymouth Argyle in this lunchtime's Devon derby at St James Park.
Arron Davies put the Grecians ahead in the 56th minute. The Pilgrims equalised 13 minutes later when Luke Young struck a free-kick past Artur Krysiak.
But Exeter scored twice in the last ten minutes through Alan Gow and Scot Bennett to secure the three points.
In tonight's rugby, Plymouth Albion tasted defeat after conceding a try in the final minute of their match against London Scottish at Brickfields.
But there was better news for the Cornish Pirates who beat Moseley 28-13, with Tom Riley crossing the line twice.
In football, Yeovil are hoping for their first Championship home win of the season tonight. But the Glovers could have to work hard against high-flyers Leiceser City. Yeovil have had just one away win so far.
In today's football, Yeovil Town travel to bottom-of-the-table Bolton. The Glovers are two places above their opponents in the Championship.
Gary Johnson's men are looking for their first win since the opening day of the season.
In League Two, Plymouth Argyle are also playing a team at the foot of the table. After two straight defeats, the Pilgrims will be hoping to get back to winning ways against Accrington Stanley at Home Park.
Exeter City travel to Fleetwood with new signing Danny Butterfield expected to make his debut. The 33-year-old defender was a free agent after leaving Carlisle.
Torquay United cross the Severn Bridge to play league new-boys Newport County. Striker Adebayo Azeez could be handed a debut after signing on a one-month youth loan from Charlton.
You can follow your team's progress by clicking on the links below for live text updates. All games kick-off at 3pm.
- LEAGUE TWO
Exeter Chiefs entertain Leicester Tigers on Sunday at Sandy Park.
The reigning Premiership champions travel to Devon to face an Exeter side full of confidence after two successive victories.
20 year old Exeter Fly-half Henry Slade grew up watching many of the players he is likely to face if he comes off the replacements bench:
Plymouth Argyle are hoping to return to winning ways as they host Accrington Stanley at Home Park on Saturday.
Argyle had seen an improvement in their fortunes but back to back defeats halted that progress.
John Sheridan's side will seek a confidence boosting win ahead of the club's two biggest games of the season so far in the coming fortnight:
London Irish 23 Exeter 29
Exeter scored both of their tries in the final 20 minutes as they stormed home to victory over London Irish at the Madejski Stadium.
The visitors scored 15 unanswered points in the final quarter, including tries to Dean Mumm and Ben White, to secure a 29-23 win..
For the opening hour Irish were the better side, showing greater enterprise than a lethargic Exeter and with visitors' wing Tom James in the sin bin, the hosts appeared sure-fire winners.
Irish had already gone over through Nick Rouse and Marland Yarde in each half but they came to a standstill as 19 points from the boot of Gareth Steenson ensured Exeter sailed home.
In the Championship, Yeovil Town lost one nil at home against 2nd placed Queens Park Rangers. The only goal a second half penalty after Daniel Seabourne was penalised.
Exeter City lost two nil at home to Newport County. Connor Washington and Harry Worley got the goals for Newport
Plymouth Argyle went down 1-0 away to Scunthorpe who scored in the second half through Etienne Esajas after Argyle had had a goal by Reuben Reid disallowed.
Torquay won 4-2 two at home to Cheltenham. Callum Ball scored two for Torquay, The Gulls led 2-1 at half time. Karl Hawley and Jordan Chappell got the others after the break..
There is a full fixture list for our clubs this afternoon.
Yeovil take on Championship leaders QPR at Huish Park.
Exeter City are at home to league new boys Newport County
Plymouth Argyle are away to Scunthorpe
Torquay United are at home to Cheltenham