Verulamians run league leaders close

Andy Clark and Jessie Loe make a tackle

Andy Clark and Jessie Loe make a tackle - Credit: Archant

Verulamians may have lost on the day they officially opened their new clubhouse, but they showed that the rugby on the pitch will match their excellent new facilities after running league leaders Kilburn Cosmos the wire.

Andy Clark and Joe Baker tie up an opponent

Andy Clark and Joe Baker tie up an opponent - Credit: Archant

In fact, only a late try allowed Kilburn to sneak a 10-6 victory in a game that could have gone either way.

Vees’ next league game is this Saturday at London Nigerians, 3pm kick-off.

The 2nds won 35-12 against Belsize Park while the 3rds lost 70-15 to Luton 3rds.


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