Raiders lose at Loughborough

WORTHING Raiders Rugby Club lost 28-20 at Loughborough Students in National 1 this afternoon.

Raiders captain Matt Miles
Raiders captain Matt Miles

Raiders trailed 17-6 at half-time and Loughborough increased their advantage to 28-6 in the second half.

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Worthing touched down two converted tries to close the gap but Loughborough maintained a eight-point lead which prevented Raiders from picking up a losing bonus point.

Other National 1 results: Hull Ionians 14-28 Henley Hawks; Tynedale 31-10 Blackheath; Rosslyn Park 37-13 Old Albanian; Coventry 15-37 Blaydon; Esher 26-28 Wharfedale; Fylde 25-17 Doncaster Knights; Cinderford v Richmond, pp.