Northampton Saints 35 Worcester Warriors 16: Tom Vickers' player ratings

Saints overcame a difficult first half as they saw off Worcester Warriors at Franklin's Gardens on Saturday afternoon.

Sunday, 27th October 2019, 12:53 pm
James Grayson steered Saints to victory against Worcester

Here's how we rated the home players...

Gave away a couple of penalties and the referee warned him to calm down, but this was a decent showing as he put in tackles and helped Saints to get the upper hand in the scrum... 6.5
Got through plenty of work before he was forced off after a nasty clash of heads with team-mate Teimana Harrison... 6.5

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A good shift from the powerful prop as he gave his all to help Saints get in the ascendancy after the break... 7
Has enjoyed a fine start to the season and he kept it going with another big performance, making 12 tackles... 7
Another dominant display from the lock as he carried hard to gain his side crucial ground and also made 17 tackles... 8
Kept grafting for his team, frantically trying to disrupt Worcester with some clever play... 7
Has been given plenty of game time at the start of the season, and has used it well, looking strong in each encounter so far... 7
Yet another all-action display from the No.8, who made a massive 18 tackles and was fired up from the off... 8
As summer signings go, this man has been hugely impressive, starting his Saints career on a high note, and he kept things ticking over here... 7
Managed the game really well for his side and created plenty after half-time, helping to pen Worcester in with some tidy play... 8
Celebrated his new Saints deal with yet another try and was menacing whenever he got the ball... 7.5
Not the kind of conditions the fleet-footed centre would want, but he still managed to make an impact, standing tall in defence, forcing a key knock-on... 6.5
Loves a physical battle and this was no different as he got stuck in and also tried to create things in attack... 7
Showed great awareness to grab a try and also set one up, timing the pass right for George Furbank to score... 7.5
Scored twice and, crucially, was secure under the high ball all day, ensuring his side were able to excel at both ends of the field during the second half... 8.5
Hadn't played for almost a year, but you would never have known as the dynamic hooker delivered a strong display... 7
Found himself on the wrong side of the referee on a couple of occasions, but still contributed to a strong second-half showing... 6
Did not play the minimum of 20 minutes required for a rating
Did not play the minimum of 20 minutes required for a rating
Was making his first appearance of the season and really added to the game when he came on, showing physicality and making 10 tackles... 7
Did not play the minimum of 20 minutes required for a rating
Did not play the minimum of 20 minutes required for a rating
Did not play the minimum of 20 minutes required for a rating