Nigeria Police beats Racing as Cowrie moves close to 2017 league title
Nigeria Police RFC at the weekend, look good to contest favorably for the South West Rugby league title as they humilated Racing RFC 57-9 to move up the Rugby league table.
With few matches to go Lagos Rugby Club, who has struggled in the Premier division this season are yet to record their first win after losing to Cowrie 0-29. Winger; Christian Ogar opened scoring followed by another well worked try by fullback; Oladipo Olawale. Both tries came before the half time. The second half was not different as Cowrie managed to score another two tries which was all converted by Alfred Oche.
In other matches of the day, Division two sides; Panthers and Eco II Rfc game ended 34-1 in favour of Panthers.
The next round of South-West Rugby Union League matches will come up on Saturday 9th December at the NIS pitch, National Stadium, Surulere with Cowries RFC on the verge of wining the South West league with one more win from their remaining two matches against Police and Racing to secure the league title.
Meanwhile, national team Rugby captain Azeez Ladipo who is also a player of Cowrie RFC noted that Cowrie have shacked off the defeat at the Independence seven international championship held recently as the players are poised to win the South West league.
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