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Douglas knocked out of RFU Vase by Whitehaven

Rugby Union

Douglas were knocked out of the RFU Vase 23-11 by Whitehaven at Port-e-Chee Meadow on Saturday.

Bryn Snellgrove kicked two penalties to give the Manx side an early advantage before tough tackling Whitehaven took control to lead 13-6 at half-time.

A Mike Hebden try in the second-half gave Douglas hope but in the end Whitehaven proved to be too strong.

Meanwhile Ramsey beat Sourthern Nomads 35-19 to reach the semi-finals of the Cheshire Plate.

The Northerners delivered an assured performance and progress to the last four 85-22 on aggregate.

Castletown moved away from the bottom of the Shimmin Wilson Shield table in some style with a 32-10 won over Vagabonds B at Glencrutchery Road.


Results, 6 February

RFU Senior Vase

Douglas 11-23 Whitehaven

Cheshire Cup Qualifier second leg

Southern Nomads 19-35 Ramsey
(Ramsey win 85-22 on aggregate)

Shimmin Wilson Manx Shield

Vagabonds B 10-32 Castletown

Friendly Fixture

Ramsey B 70-0 Emerging Nomads



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see also
Vagabonds record vital home win
01 Feb 10 |  Rugby Union
Douglas B take first silverware
14 Dec 09 |  Rugby Union
Poor results for Manx rugby sides
09 Nov 09 |  Rugby Union
Vagabonds earn important victory
09 Dec 09 |  Rugby Union


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