1st - Report
Lydney push Jersey all the way
Lydney matched Jersey throughout the game and were only denied a draw in the last few minutes of the game. See the following link for TV highlights.
Jersey hit back with a try of their own but then a thrilling Lydney move put Craig Jones over in the corner for Lydney's second try of the game.
Two more penalties from Jersey sent them in at half time with a narrow lead.
Early in the second half Tim Longton crashed over for Lydney's third try.
Jersey and Lydney then traded penalties to keep the scores ticking over.
Finally late in the game Jersey managed to score their second try in the corner to deny Lydney the draw that they richly deserved.
Lydney came away from the game with a losing bonus point and the satisfaction of winning the try count three to two.