Connacht booked their place in the quarterfinals of the Challenge Cup after a 24-24 draw with Worcester.
Worcester Warriors wing Josh Adams has been named Aviva Premiership player of the month for December.
Bath halted a run of three successive Aviva Premiership defeats as they moved fifth in the table following an impressive bonus point victory at Sixways.
It's a big weekend in the Aviva Premiership as Northampton begin life under Alan Gaffney, London Irish attempt to kick start their fight against relegation and second meet third at the Ricoh Arena.
Worcester Warriors pair Kurt Haupt and Ryan Mills have signed contract extensions at the Aviva Premiership club, while Peter Stringer has left Sixways.
Jackson Wray and Nathan Earle both scored a pair of tries as Saracens ended a run of three home defeats with a 46-31 Aviva Premiership win over Worcester.
Worcester Warriors lock Christian Scotland-Williamson will be leaving rugby to pursue a career in American Football in the US, the club has confirmed.
Worcester Warriors have confirmed that Gary Gold will leave the club at the end of December, with his assistant Alan Solomons stepping up as the Aviva Premiership side's director of rugby.
Worcester Warriors have taken a big step towards Aviva Premiership survival after two Josh Adams tries gave them a 23-8 win over London Irish in what could prove Gary Gold's final game in charge.
London Irish prop Ben Franks urged his teammates not to play with the "noose" of relegation around their neck ahead of the season. Nick Kennedy's side travel to Worcester Friday night knowing defeat will leave them staring firmly at the drop.
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Newcastle edged out the Dragons to maintain their 100 percent Challenge Cup record and cement top spot in Pool 1 with a 27-25 win at Rodney Parade.
Ollie Thorley scored a try in each half as Gloucester came from behind to claim a 33-26 bonus-point win over Zebre in European Challenge Cup Pool Three, while there was also wins for Newcastle, Sale and Worcester.
Sale overcame Byron McGuigan's sending-off to beat Worcester 18-14 and record their first away win in the Aviva Premiership since February.
The Aviva Premiership is back once again -- with Test players including Dylan Hartley, Courtney Lawes and Byron McGuigan recalled to club action.
Worcester claimed their second successive major scalp in the Aviva Premiership when they beat Leicester 31-27 at Welford Road.
Bryce Heem scored a hat trick of tries as Worcester picked up their first Aviva Premiership win of the season with a bonus-point 30-15 success over Northampton at Sixways.
Harlequins continued their impressive start to the Anglo-Welsh Cup competition with a bonus point win over Worcester in a frenetic game at Twickenham Stoop
Worcester have bolstered their options at hooker with the signing of Kurt Haupt.
Poor goal-kicking cost Worcester as they missed six kicks to allow Harlequins a 41-35 win in a try-fest at the Stoop.
With Eddie Jones having named his squad for the November internationals, this weekend's Aviva Premiership games take on added incentive for the players selected as they bid to stake a claim for a starting place.
Worcester Warriors captain and former Ireland international Donncha O'Callaghan will bring an end to a career that has lasted 20 years at the end of the season.
Connacht made it two wins from two with an uninspiring 15-8 victory over Worcester, who suffered their ninth away defeat in a row in the competition.
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- WORCS12thTRIES SCORED 1st Edinburgh : 40 Tries ScoredEDINB1st1640
- WORCS13thPOINTS DIFFERENCE 1st Edinburgh : 184 Points DifferenceEDINB1st-9184