On a day when history was being made in Poland, with Spain picking up an unprecedented third championship in a row, over at the DW Soccerdome, a little bit of history was also being made with the eagerly awaited debut of Max Tomlinson and a stunning first try for his club for flying centre, Joey Anderson.
All week, speculation had been rife that young Max would end up in the starting 17 and whilst coach Hesketh kept the press at bay, he was unravelled only moments before the kick off.
....report to follow but in the meantime.....here's Thatto's version ;-)
Parents Man Of The Match, George Green
Coach's Man Of The Match, Joey Anderson