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Premiership final: Wasps 20-23 Exeter Chiefs (aet) - BBC Sport

Exeter held firm to edge past Wasps in extra time and win their first ever Premiership title in a classic final. Jack Nowell finished in the corner, and Chiefs led 14-3 after Phil Dollman battled his way over. Jimmy Gopperth grabbed a try and Elliot ...and more »

Gareth Steenson seals dramatic first title for Exeter - Irish Times

Exeter 23 Wasps 20 (after extra-time). Exeter captain Gareth Steenson kicked a penalty three minutes from the end of extra-time to see the Chiefs crowned Aviva Premiership champions. A thrilling Twickenham final saw the Dungannon man's dramatic strike ...and more »

Aviva Premiership Rugby Final: The best of the reaction to Exeter Chiefs' triumph - Premiership Rugby

Gareth Steenson's extra-time penalty sent Exeter Chiefs fans into ecstasy at Twickenham on Saturday, as the West Country outfit claimed their first ever Aviva Premiership Rugby title with a 23-20 triumph over Wasps. Rob Baxter's men, beaten in last ...and more »

Wasps 20 Exeter 23: Gareth Steenson kicks dramatic extra-time penalty to earn Chiefs Premiership glory - The Sun

GARETH STEENSON showed nerves of steel to save Exeter Chiefs from defeat and then clinch a dramatic Aviva Premiership victory. Steenson shrugged off the huge pressure on his shoulders as he slotted between the posts to see his side crowned English ...and more »

Match Reaction: Wasps 20 Exeter Chiefs 23 (AET) - Premiership Rugby

Years of hard-work have paid off for Exeter Chiefs according to head coach Rob Baxter, after the Devon side lifted the Aviva Premiership Rugby trophy for the very first time. Just seven years after promotion from the Championship, and 12 months on from ...and more »

Marc Aspland gallery: behind the scenes of Exeter's Premiership victory - The Times

For the Aviva Premiership final, The Times gained the sort of access rarely afforded at Twickenham. I was allowed into both dressing rooms before and after the game. Before the match the kits — including James Haskell's commemorative boots — were ...and more »

Match Report: Wasps 20 Exeter Chiefs 23 (AET) - Premiership Rugby

Seven years after kicking Exeter Chiefs into Aviva Premiership Rugby, skipper Gareth Steenson proved once again that ice runs through his veins as his decisive penalty in extra time saw Rob Baxter's men claim an astonishing 23-20 Final triumph. Exeter ...and more »

Premiership final five things we learned: Exeter Chiefs learn from their mistakes, Wasps will come again - The Independent

The build-up to the Premiership final saw the Exeter Chiefs head coach, Rob Baxter, talks up how his side had learned from the defeat by Saracens a year ago and now expected more to come from the play-offs. That certainly showed last week against ...and more »

Wasps v Exeter Chiefs: how the players rated - The Times

Wasps Willie Le Roux 7/10. Probably not as electric an attacker as the injured Kirtley Beale but on this evidence he is finding his feet in his new home. Very good. Christian Wade 6/10. Sadly for Wasps, they were not able to unleash him as often as ...and more »

Jack Nowell catches £463 taxi to join British and Irish Lions after joining Exeter Chiefs for Premiership party -

Jack Nowell took a 200-mile taxi ride to become a Lion – hours after turning Exeter into England's champion club. The Red Rose star flies to New Zealand on Monday as part of Warren Gatland's touring squad, exhausted after the weekend of his dreams.and more »