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Gloucester 2nd after derby romp

Written by Andre Bosch (KSA Shark ©)

Posted in :In the news on 22 Nov 2008 at 07:34
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A review of the weekend’s action so far in the Guinness Premiership.

Sporting Life reports that Gloucester blasted their way to second place in the Guinness Premiership with a 39-10 victory over Bristol in their West Country derby at Kingsholm.

The hosts scored tries through Olly Morgan, Peter Buxton (two), Alex Brown and Ryan Lamb in a one-sided romp.

Bottom-placed Bristol meanwhile had to make do with a late touchdown from David Lemi.

Worcester built on last week’s impressive win at Sale by defeating a combative Newcastle side 26-11 in a poor match.

The game only came to life in the last 10 minutes for as, until then, it had been an error-ridden affair, full of penalty awards.

Worcester were fortunate to be ahead at the interval but they were much the better team in the second half.

Chris Latham was the outstanding player, combining some lengthy touch-finding with some creative running.

Newcastle had no such talisman and seem destined to be competing with Bristol for the relegation spot this season.


  • Two games today,
    Sat 22nd Nov 08 13:00 Northampton Saints v Bath Rugby – Franklin’s Gardens
    Sat 22nd Nov 08 15:00 Leicester Tigers v Harlequins – Welford Road

    Two games tomorrow,
    Sun 23rd Nov 08 15:00 London Irish v Saracens – Madejski Stadium
    Sun 23rd Nov 08 15:00 London Wasps v Sale Sharks – Adams Park

  • Comment 1, posted at 22.11.08 07:45:42 by KSA Shark © Reply
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  • FULL TIME score

    Northampton Saints 28 – 28 Bath Rugby

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  • 78min

    Leicester Tigers 28 – 14 Harlequins

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 3) :

    Full Time score that, it seems.

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