Pirate FM News

Cornish All Blacks V. Henley

rugby.jpg

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 7:01am 26th January 2013.

The Cornish All Blacks are facing a tough test at home.

Launceston are hosting second in the league side Henley Hawks later.

The opposition are unbeaten on their home ground, but have lost several away clashes. They are the top point scorers in National League Two South.

Launceston are coming off two wins, and are eager to get back into action after last weekend's match was postponed because of the cold weather.

Tom Rawlings, Captain and Assistant Coach, said: "It's going to be a tough encounter this weekend. Saying that, we played quite well up at theirs, so we're not going to fear them. We are aware of what they're capable of, and what they're going to come down, what they're going to throw at us, but we want to go out there, we want to play, we're on good form at the moment. Yeah, we're ready and we're waiting.

"We've got home comfort, we've got our supporters there and our big crowd. I am confident that we can do a job on them, but it's going to be a big task, it's going to be a mammoth task. They're not second in the league for nothing, they're a very, very good outfit."

Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Pirate FM

Suggested articles

LISTEN: Cornish mum reveals her cervical cancer battle

Cornwall News: Sarah is urging women to go and get their smear tests done

Warning after dog falls over cliff on Cornish coast

Cornwall News: Coastguard crews are urging owners to keep pets on leads

Pirate Extra Pirate 70s Escape LoveCornwall