He said, "I thought the referee, for his first big game in an environment like Welford Road did alright.
It was probably the right result on the day. They (Tigers) were dominant in the first half we got two good tries after the break and got a losing bonus point."
Steve hit back at some astonishing comments made by Leicester Tigers Director of Rugby Richard Cockerill saying, " He (Cockerill) can bleat as much as he likes. He should come into the real world and coach where you have to coach with not a lot of resources. We do our best operating within the salary cap. His controversy with referees goes before him. Leicester should just shut up, take the four points and move on."
Diamond added, " We're happy to get away from here with a bonus point as at one stage it looked like we were going to get a good hiding. We had a rethink at half time and got into the game in the second half ,so we're delighted with the point. My players are resilient and players like Tommy Taylor, David Seymour, Joe Ford and Jonathan Mills who came on in the second half sum us up.
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