Forest Green and Truro City have it all to do again as the FA Trophy spoils were shared in atrocious conditions.
Munster handed Leicester Tigers their heaviest ever Champions Cup defeat with a fantastic four-try performance in a 38-0 win at Thomond Park.
Turf Moor claimed a fifth victim of the season as goals from Jeff Hendrick, Stephen Ward and George Boyd sent a battling Bournemouth home empty handed from Burnley.
A SECOND-HALF try blitz – including two penalty tries – saw Worcester power to a convincing European Challenge Cup win against a lacklustre Newport Gwent Dragons at Sixways.
The star hasn’t always been in such great shape.
BOTH managers agreed that referee Brendan Malone had made the correct decision to abandon the Newport County AFC v Morecambe League Two clash at half-time due to a waterlogged pitch at Rodney Parade.
Swansea relieved the pressure on under-fire manager Bob Bradley with an emphatic 3-0 home victory over fellow strugglers Sunderland.
Arsenal came from behind to go top of the Premier League table and extend their unbeaten league run to 14 league games with a 3-1 win over Stoke at the Emirates Stadium.
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