Rugby Union: Street on fire early but fade; JUNIOR RUGBY ROUND-UP.
BROADSTREET threatened to upset the odds in their EDF Energy EDF Energy is the trading name of EDF Energy Customers plc, an energy company that provides gas and electricity to homes throughout the United Kingdom. It employs over 12,000 people. National Trophy clash at Tynedale.
But it wasn't to be as the National Three North side ran out 43-13 winners to maintain their unbeaten start to the season.
But that record was put under severe pressure early on when Broadstreet winger Chris Brember, making his debut for the Midlands One Outfit opened the scoring with a fifth minute try.
Danny Richards kicked the conversion and then added a penalty midway through the half as the underdogs opened up a 10-0 advantage.
Two converted tries from the home side ensured they went in at the break with a 14-10 lead but Street hit back at the start of the second period through a second Richards penalty.
The Northumbrians took control and ran out convincing winners.
Solihull also put in a brave performance against higher ranked visitors before losing 34-3 at home to Peterborough.
The Midlands Two West side trailed by just 6-3 at the interval before the visitors' fitness proved too much for the Portway side to handle after the break.
Peterborough ran in four second-half tries with Joel Burpett grabbing two of them. Flanker flank·er
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2. Marius Andrijauskas and Lithuanian international Matt Guseimov also scored for the visitors with Ben Chan and winger Chris Kells adding the extras.
Kenilworth's trip to Beverley was postponed after the visitors had problems raising a front row.
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Ed Laing converted a penalty try early in the second half for the visitors before Sean Lancett went over for a second score.
Malvern's final contribution came from substitute Julien Lambert.
Leading the way for the home side was scrum-half Phil Webster while centre Paul Bailey This article is about the British writer Paul Bailey; for other people named Paul Bailey, see Paul Bailey (disambiguation).
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He originally worked as an actor before becoming a full time writer in 1967. successfully converted all nine tries. The one Midlands One clash saw Luctonians run out 23-5 winners at DKs.
Hooker Nick Byron proved the star turn early on with a brace brace: see drill.
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Brett Prior finished the job with a penalty, drop goal and a last minute try which he converted after Malvern's Ian Gowland had scored a try for the home side.