SPORT | IN BRIEF

Robson wins battle of Brit girls
TENNIS: Laura Robson battled to victory against Heather Watson in the first meeting between the British teenagers at the Aegon GB Pro-Series Barnstaple. Londoner Robson, 17, fought out a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 win over Guernsey 19-year-old Watson to reach the quarter-finals. “I’m sure we’re going play a fair few times in the future and we’re friends, so it was always going to be a tough match,” Robson said.

Wigglesworth blow for Sarries
RUGBY UNION: Saracens scrum-half Richard Wigglesworth has been ruled out for the rest of the season. The 28-year-old damaged his anterior cruciate knee ligament during Sunday’s LV= Cup clash with Exeter. Wigglesworth, who was part of England’s World Cup squad, will miss the whole of the 2012 Six Nations.