Leicester retain East Midlands bragging rights
November 3, 2012
Leicester retained the East Midlands bragging rights%]
Leicester Tigers edged East Midlands rivals Northampton Saints 16-12 at Welford Road on Saturday.
Tigers could afford for young fly-half George Ford to miss five penalties and still triumph, courtesy of centre Matt Smith's second half try and 11 points by the young number 10. On another day, Ford's inaccuracy might have proved cost