The Tigers looked set to end a four-match losing streak when Tom Hardwick’s penalty put them in front, but Howe applied the finish a minute from time to move Worcester above Bristol Bears and nine points clear of bottom side Newcastle Falcons.
FULL-TIME | Worcester Warriors 17-13 Leicester Tigers
Warriors complete the treble over Leicester with a last minute try!
— Worcester Warriors ?? (@WorcsWarriors) February 24, 2019
Francois Hougaard’s converted score brought Worcester – thumped by Harlequins last weekend – level early in the second half, but the boot of Hardwick looked to have settle it.
There was one final twist, though, as Worcester were rewarded for continuing to knock on the door when Howe touched down to complete a treble for the Warriors over Leicester this season.
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