Evesham left with plenty to do in survival battle - The Evesham Observer

Evesham left with plenty to do in survival battle

Evesham Editorial 7th Mar, 2019 Updated: 7th Mar, 2019   0

Kidderminster 42 Evesham 10

Midlands Two West (South)

FOR the second successive match Evesham were overpowered by a promotion-chasing side as they went down to defeat against their fellow Worcestershire outfit on Saturday.

Despite scoring first via a Tom Williams penalty kick, the visitors were not in the game for much of the match.




They trailed 25-3 at half-time before a try from Fred Hopper, converted by Williams, provided a brief flicker of hope in the second half, but Kidderminster proved too strong.

The loss resulted in Evesham slipping a place to ninth and sets up a tantalising home match against eighth-placed Leamington on Saturday (3pm). Evesham go into the match three points above the bottom two.


Are you on Facebook?

Like or follow our Facebook page - facebook.com/EveshamObs to get daily news updates straight to your news feed.

Announcements

Weddings, Birthdays, Bereavements, Thank you notices, Marriages and more.

Online Editions

Catch up on your local news by reading our e-editions on the Evesham Observer.

Public Notices

View and download all of the public notices in the Evesham Observer.

Recruitment

Find a career you'll love with our free career finder website.