Mike Williamson Cup: Chard RFC 32-33 Crewkerne RFC

IN what was an eagerly anticipated match, Chard RFC over 30s took on Crewkerne RFC over 30s in a closely fought encounter for the Mike Williamson cup.

The match was played in glorious sunshine with a large crowd in attendance to cheer on the teams.

Crewkerne started the match brightly and took an early lead with two unconverted tries, putting Chard under early pressure.

However, Chard soon started to show their dominance and began to work their way back into the game.

With tries coming from both sides, the game was evenly balanced, but it was Chard's ability to convert their tries that proved to be the difference.

In the last quarter of the game, Chard had a healthy lead and looked to be in control of the match.

However, Crewkerne had other ideas, and with the introduction of Andrew Mosley, they turned the game around.

Mosley was instrumental in Crewkerne's comeback, and they scored three tries right at the end of the game to secure a dramatic one-point victory.

The final score was Chard RFC 32-33 Crewkerne RFC, with Crewkerne taking home the Mike Williamson cup.

It was a thrilling match that was enjoyed by all, and both teams deserve credit for their efforts.

Despite the disappointment of losing, Chard can take heart from their performance and will be looking to the return match on Boxing Day.