Saracens 22 Leicester Tigers 6: Home semi-final beyond us now,...

Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill admitted a home semi-final is beyond his team after a 22-6 defeat at Saracens.

The result meant Tigers are now six points behind second-placed Bath with three games to play in the Aviva Premiership season.

With two of those games against Wasps and Northampton, Leicester also have a serious battle on their hands just to make the top four.

Exeter's 21-10 victory over visiting Northampton yesterday afternoon saw them leapfrog Tigers and into the final play-off spot.

Leicester were in control at Allianz Park as they approached half-t…

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