BATH director of rugby Stuart Hooper was philosophical afterwards:
“Sometimes those kicks go over and sometimes they don’t but I'm proud of the effort and we can take a huge amount of that game.
“We gave away 11 penalties in the first half and our set piece wasn’t good enough so we has to address that at half time to get ourselves back into the game and that’s exactly what we did. There were some real positives
“Sale are big physical team and they always come out hard but as the game went on we wore them down and although we lost we got a point and in the Premiership you have to try an...
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