Wasps shut out Irish

Danny Cipriani scored 11 points as Wasps recorded a narrow 21-16 victory over London Irish.

Former Western Province prop Pat Barnard scored what seemed to be the winning try for Wasps, but at 21-9 down the Exiles refused to lie down. Adam Thompstone scored a late try, but Wasps hung on for a win that keeps their play-off hopes alive.

In other Premiership matches on Sunday, Leicester beat Gloucester 24-10.