Rugby Union: Ilford Wanderers canter to success at Billericay in Essex One Premier

Action from Ilford Wanderers at Billericay in Essex One Premier (pic: Graham Rowe)

Action from Ilford Wanderers at Billericay in Essex One Premier (pic: Graham Rowe) - Credit: Archant

Essex One Premier: Billericay 15 Ilford Wanderers 36

Ilford Wanderers maintained their unbeaten run in the league with a 36-15 win at Billericay in Essex One Premier.

Wanderers took the lead 25 minutes into the match good progress through the midfield allowed captain Jason Taylor to cross for a try.

Team mate Tom Clancy soon joined Taylor on the scoresheet after sidestepping his way through the home defence.

Soon after, a delicate chip by Ilford fly half Alfie Waddams was collected by Clancy, who dotted down for his second try of the match.


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Centre Ryan McCarthy was also able to cross before the break as Ilford held a 24-3 advantage at half time.

Hooker Sam Morgan and skipper Taylor both scored tries in the second half to secure a bonus point for Wanderers in the win.

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“We played for 20 minutes either side of the break which was enough, but could have been a lot better,” said Taylor on the victory.

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