Newcastle Falcons ended the Aviva Premiership regular season by recording their tenth victory, their biggest number of league wins for 15 years, as they recorded a maximum haul at relegated Bristol.
Sonatane Takulua scored all of Newcastle Falcons’ points, including a late winner, as they carved out a dramatic victory in their final home match of the Aviva Premiership season.
Newcastle Falcons’ wait for an Aviva Premiership victory at Welford Road will extend into a 20th year as play-off hopefuls Leicester Tigers continued their late-season surge.
Newcastle Falcons’ hopes of an A-League semi-final place fizzled out on Monday night at Kingston Park Stadium, as Wasps took the spoils in the final round of regular-season action.
Newcastle Falcons snatched a dramatic last-minute victory over Gloucester on Friday night when Joel Hodgson's 80th minute penalty sent Kingston Park potty.