Initial pressure from Blackwood lead to a penalty for off-side at the ruck, which was successfully kicked by Kasey Hurley
. Further pressure from the kick off lead to a free kick on the Newbridge 10 meter line which lead to a move resulting in Matty Davies
crashing over the line to score Blackwood first try. The try was converted by Kasey Hurley
There followed a passage of play where Newbridge put together some fine handling phases but Newbridge backs were always harried by the Blackwood 3/4 Line.
whilst a patch of play took place in the Blackwood half a Joshua Thomas pressurised Newbridge to ground the ball over their own line. This lead to a Blackwood attacking scrum, from which Tom Moss
scored Blackwood's second try. The try was converted by Kasey Hurley
From the restart Kasey Hurley
kicked the ball deep into the Newbridge half and Blackwood retained possession. A cross kick resulted in Blackwood's third try being scored in the far corner by connor Evans
. The conversion was unsuccessful.
Half Time Score: Newbridge 0-22 Blackwood
After some initial good play from Blackwood an adjudged dangerous tackle lead to James Dowle being given a yellow card. The second half saw a seesaw succession of attacking rugby from both sides. Blackwood pressed forward passing the ball from one side of the field to the other, leading to Micheal Lindon scoring Blackwood's fourth try. The try went unconverted.
Newbridge went on the attack scoring from a line out on Blackwood's five meter line which went unconverted.
Despite Newbridge's best efforts Blackwood defence never look in danger.
Full Time Score: Newbridge 5-27 Blackwood