Fakenham Rugby Club record battling win

Fakenham 19, Wymondham II 12

Fakenham won this Norfolk Merit League Division One fixture but not without a battling performance from the Wymondham team.

Winger Gee crossed the line under the posts in the 25th minute, leaving an easy conversion for Tom Bane-Young. Eight minutes later, Suswain touched down under pressure from the Wymondham defence. Bane-Young kicked the goal from wide out near the touchline to make it 14-0.

Wymondham scored under the posts and added a conversion, but Bob Sayers drove from a breakdown to score a try, making it 19-7 at half-time.

Wymondham scored an unconverted try in the second half but Fakenham held on to win.

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Fakenham are away to North Walsham on Saturday, while the second team are at home to North Walsham III (both 3pm).

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