Saracens demolish reigning champions Leicester in record-breaking win

Saracens 51-18 LeicesterHosts’ half-century is biggest winning margin against TigersEnglish rugby, it hardly needs stating, has a lot of problems just now, but the quality of the product on the field is not one of them. Life will forever be plagued by the sort of people who complain all the time about the latest, inevitable bad match, but let us celebrate too whenever we see superb rugby – and it is everywhere in the Premiership.Here Saracens reminded us that, when it comes to superb rugby, they remain in a class of their own when at their best. Mere runners-up they may be, but they fairly dismantled the champions in north London, clearing the half-century, their highest tally against Leicester. Seven tries tells its own story, but every single one was a gem. There could have been more. Continue reading...

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