LiveStourbridge RFC vs Darlington Mowden Park

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Summary

  • Stourbridge 14
  • Darlington 5
  • Follow the acton as Stourbridge take on promotion rivals Darlington at Stourton Park (3pm kick off).

4:50pm

Stour win! Vital victory at Stourton Park today!

4:48pm

They retain the ball and time is up!

4:48pm

Stour work quick ball from the scrum and work it up the pitch well and win the lineout.

4:46pm

But they knock it on.

4:46pm

Darlington recycle the ball and work to the half way line.

4:45pm

Stour kick the ball clear and put in a decent chase

4:44pm

Darlington continue to come forward as we enter the final five minutes.

4:41pm

Stour kick clear and find touch. Not far but clear all the same. Nothing away now!

4:40pm

Darlington win the ball back though and attack again. Tense now.

4:40pm

Darlington break but Peter White breaks down the attack and wins the ball back. Great play

4:37pm

A good passage of play comes to an end with a Stour knock on after the ball is worked wide deep in the Darlington half.

4:37pm

Stour are retaining the ball well and are on the attack again.

4:31pm

Hearn kicks the points!

4:30pm

Stour win the penalty!

4:29pm

Stour attack again and work the ball well through hands. Pressure being applied!

4:26pm

Hearn makes it! Great response from Stour!

4:26pm

Stourbridge now on the attack as they look to hit straight back. They win the penalty and will go for the posts

4:24pm

The conversion is missed

4:23pm

They retain the ball and drive. They work the ball well and go over for their first try of the game. McGaffin is the scorer for Darlington

4:22pm

Darlington come forward and win the penalty and kick for touch close to the Stour line. 

4:17pm

Darlington continue to come forward now and are having a spell of their own.

4:17pm

They win the lineout and attack. Stour player Ben Hughes is yellow carded as he bursts out and tries to pinch the ball and stops the attack.

4:14pm

But the ball Is turned over and Darlington put in a good chase from the kick and win a penalty on half way and find touch themselves.

4:12pm

They win the line out and drive. They get the penalty and kick for touch right on the line.

4:11pm

Robinson finds touch with a good kick. Good position for Stour here.

4:10pm

Stour penalty after the Darlington player held onto the ball in the tackle.

4:10pm

The ball was just held up for Mukarati chance.they could have done with that.

4:08pm

Darlington now on the attack as Ross White comes on for the visitors

4:06pm

Mukarati goes for the line but is just short. A good passage of play again and Stour are unlucky there.

4:04pm

The home side get the foot in at the scrum and work the ball quick and go at the line

4:03pm

Park try and run the ball again but are met with another good Stour line which defends well.

4:02pm

Stour get the game underway.

4:01pm

Stour get the game underway.

3:53pm

Stour would have liked another score for all their pressure.

3:52pm

A good first half for the home side

3:47pm

Stour come straight on the attack again. Play is straight away in the Darlington final third. They have the foot in at the scrum and are forced to kick for the half way line once more. stour have been relentless in their attacking play so far.

3:43pm

Hearn makes no mistake

3:42pm

Stour work fast ball and win the penalty in front of the posts!

3:41pm

They win the lineout and drive. But it gets messy and Stour get the foot in at the scrum.

3:40pm

Another Stour attack wins them the penalty, they kick for touch.

3:38pm

Adam Sturdy replaces the injured Mark George on the half hour mark.

3:35pm

Most of the play has been in the visitors' half. 

3:33pm

Great signs again for the home side who will look to drive from the scrum again. But a good Darlington scrum wins them the penalty to relieve the pressure again.

3:31pm

Stour line out close to the Darlington line. They win and drive well. Darlington bring it down and the offender is given a yellow!

3:29pm

Stourbridge make good headway and the grubbed kick finds touch rather than the winger. Stourbridge looking dangerous going forward again.

3:27pm

Stourbridge win the line out and go again. Good pressure from Stour. A great start by them. They will be looking to build on the early score here.

3:26pm

The nearly get over but just as they are about to the ball pops out and Darlington break. Unlucky for the home side. The attacker is taken over the line at half way.

3:25pm

This is a strong area for Stour at the moment and they are close if can put on the same pressure again.

3:24pm

And it does, a big push gets stour the foot in. they drive again and are just short. The visitors collapsed it and Stour will have another go.

3:23pm

It's close to the line and Stour could take advantage here.

3:21pm

Darlington defend it well and get the foot in at the scrum to relieve the pressure.

3:20pm

Stour have the ball now and are attacking again

3:19pm

Both sides are trying to keep the ball in hand as it stands. another scrum now. Darlington's foot in. But stour come away with the ball again and run at the Park line. A knock on relieves the pressure on the visitors and they clear the danger for a Stour line out, which they have struggled to control well so far.

3:16pm

Crunch! The Stour scrum looks strong and Park are struggling to combat it at the minute.

3:14pm

Darlington are getting a lot of possession but are hitting a Stour wall on the half way line at present.

3:12pm

Darlington burst through on the break but the attacker is brought down well. And Stour win the penalty for holding on.

3:11pm

The Stour try scorer was Chris Depper

3:10pm

Darlington come back now as they look to hit back early. But Stour turn it over and White finds touch

3:08pm

But Hearn misses the conversion

3:08pm

Try Stourbridge! A good driven scrum is pushed over for the first score. Brilliant start for home side

3:07pm

Stourbridge have started well here

3:00pm

The game begins

3:00pm

Darlington: Robinson, Mcturk, Mitchell, Mackenzie, Kill, McGaffin, Connon, Appelby, Doneghan, Bayford, Vaioleti, Phillips, Macauly, Allcock, Van Den Dries.

2:58pm

Stourbridge: Jarvis, Bressington, Tuipuloyu, Barkley, Hearn, Robinson, White, George, Wright, Hill, Hughes, Hurrell, Mukarati, Uzoigwe, Depper.

Subs: De Cothi, Garner, Dacres, Harper, Sturdy

2:49pm

We have a delay with team news today due to a few late fitness tests. We will put the team up as soon as it is available.

2:48pm

We have a delay with team news today due to a few late fitness tests. We will put the team up as soon as it is available.

9:45am

Good morning! We will be online from 2.30pm with team news ahead of today's crucial clash and be providing regular updates from the action at Stourton Park from 3pm.

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