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Tigers inflict cup defeat on Quins

Ben Pienaar's second-half try helped Leicester secure a 19-9 win over Premiership leaders Harlequins in the LV= Cup.

In a tight first half, Andy Forsyth's converted try gave the Tigers a 7-3 lead at the interval, with Rory Clegg kicking a penalty for Quins.

Although Clegg landed two further penalties, tries from 20-year-old winger Alex Lewington and Pienaar pulled Leicester clear.

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