The Men’s Blues returned to Iffley Road on Friday night for the second of a run of three fixtures against Premiership Clubs when they welcomed Gloucester. The travelling team were a blend of youth and experience and once again proved a physical challenge to the homes side. Despite another loss, but 43 points to 11 the Blues showed moments of promise and will take a lot from another tough fixture as they continue to build towards December.
The final fixture against Premiership opposition, is this coming Friday when Northampton Saints make the short journey down the A43 to Iffley Road, kick off 7.15pm.
Team Ben Parker, John Aaron Henry, Barnaby Vaughan, Jasper Dix, Calum Haggett, Charlie Pozniak, Sam Miller, George Messum, George Tresidder, Tom Humberstone, Tom Stileman, Louis Jackson, Nicholas Greenhalgh, Ed David, Daniel Stoller
Subs Joshua Navarajasegaran (on for John Aaron Henry), Conor Hennessy (on for Ben Parker), Euan Friend (on for Barnaby Vaughan), George Warr (on for Calum Haggett), Sam Ridgway (on for George Messum), Jack Dalton (on for George Tresidder), Henry Hackett (on for Nicholas Greenhalgh), Henry Martin (on for Daniel Stoller), Bertie Watson (on for Sam Miller)
Scores T: Tom Stileman (1) P: Tom Humberstone (2)