logo-2-BIG audio 0000 Capa-1 audio 0003 Capa-4 audio 0002 Capa-5 audio 0001 Capa-6

Featured news

  •  DSC1101 Small
  •  DSC1075 Small

  • Palacio Justicia
  • miedo misterio
  • Túnel alcachofa Almoradí 13NOV2013
  • Habaneras in the International Auditorium

    60th anniversary concert in Torrevieja on March 29th
  • The changing landscape of the River Segura

    See digitalised images taken in 1969
  • Doctor arrested in Torrevieja

    She allegedly used colleagues credit cards
  • The oldest photos of Los Montesinos in a book

    This first volume contains the history of the town and its people
  • More than 100 people tour Orihuela Costa

    Spaniards and foreigners discover the secrets of the coastline

publicidad

The 'ITV Vega Baja' Orihuela Rugby Club starts the season with a 28-13 win against Torrevieja

Written by Icaro Comunicación on .

The first fixture of the Murcia area First Division (Primera Territorial murciana) was to be played in Torrevieja, who asked Orihuela if they could play there instead

'ITV Vega Baja' Orihuela Rugby Club overcame Torrevieja in a game that was very evenly matched in the first half but gradually went more the Oriolanos' way in the second. To some extent, the change of venue requested by the Torrevejenses as they had problems making a pitch available benefited their rivals, who got to start the season at home. Next week Orihuela will play at home again and so get a chance to consolidate their good start.

The game in Desamparados was notable for the equality of the two sides in the first half, when Orihuela scored first but Torrevieja soon equalised. Despite this, at the half time break the home team had a slender advantage of 13-10.

Things changed in the second half and 'ITV Vega Baja' started to act like they were on home turf, playing the ball deeper and showing their superiority to earn their win by 28-13.

During the match, Orihuela managed four tries, of which they only converted one, plus two converted penalties. For their part, Torrevieja converted one try and two penalties.

The next game for Orihuela, the second league tie of the season, will be on Saturday, October 19th at 5pm, also at the pitch in Desamparados, against Albacete

Leave your comments

0
terms and condition.
  • No comments found