EPCR Challenge Cup hopefuls London Irish and Glasgow Warriors impressed on Friday evening as they both recorded wins over sides in the Heineken Champions Cup Round of 16. 

Irish scored six tries in a 49-32 success at Bristol Bears in the Gallagher Premiership, while Glasgow beat Munster Rugby 13-11 in the United Rugby Championship.  

Tries from Paddy Jackson, Benhard Janse Van Rensburg, Ben Loader, Tom Pearson and a Nick Phipps double secured the victory for Declan Kidney’s side at Ashton Gate, with Jackson improving all six scores. 

Meanwhile at the Scotstoun Stadium, Scott Cummings notched Glasgow’s try, with Duncan Weir adding a further eight points for Danny Wilson’s men.