Cheltenham Saracens 3s 19 v 0 Widen Old Boys

Cheltenham Saracens 3s maintain there 100% unbeaten league record in a dogid fiery affair at widen! Early exchanges were fierce but saracens came out on top with good counter rucking and winning scrums against the head. Saracens came close to scoring several times with some good moves by the youthful backs lead by buster but widen held out. Finally a try came which can only be described as magical. A cross field kick from buster falling perfectly into the arms of Connor who motored past 3 players to score. Widen responded well with some good breaks but the Saracens held them out and applied further pressure and Connor and allen managed to cross the line with buster converting duly to hand the saracens a 19-0 half time lead.

The second half led to several changes by widen which seemed to strengthen there team. Saracens still had the better of the game with buster wood Harris and Connor combining to create chances. Matty Williams made a great break to top of an exceptional performance only to be stopped at the final hurdle. The game started to get scrappy and the Saracens did start to get dragged down to widens level but created further chances and defended well with young Kyle making a last ditch tackle to stop a widen break away try!

The game ended 19-0 and Saracens remain unbeaten at the top of the table. This was not the best 3s performance of the season but there were a lot of positives to be taken and everyone showed guts and determination to grind out a win against a fiery widen team.

Motm- birthday boy Matty Williams special mention to deano and aidee Clark for continual pressure and aggresion also buster and piffy for leading the back line with great composure!

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