Search

Rugby round-up: Title victory for Hackney in London North West Three

PUBLISHED: 18:42 25 March 2017 | UPDATED: 18:42 25 March 2017

Hackney are London North West Three champions after Hemel Hempstead lost to Stevenage Town. Picture: KEVIN LINES

Hackney are London North West Three champions after Hemel Hempstead lost to Stevenage Town. Picture: KEVIN LINES

Archant

Hackney Rugby Club have won the London North West Three title – despite having their home game with Staines bring ruled as a walkover.

The game was awarded to Hackney earlier this morning, making it 20 straight wins.

It meant that their only rivals, Hemel Hempstead, had to pick up a victory over Stevenage Town.

However, the Hertfordshire side picked up a 24-18 victory to secure the croen for the Marshes-based side.

They took to Twitter to confirm the news, saying: “1st team are league champions! Griffins confirmed to finish top of the table after other result today.”

Elsewhere in the division Kilburn Cosmos came from behind to defeat Cheshunt 29-17 and climb to fifth.

They moved ahead of Datchworth who slumped to a 26-13 defeat at home to Finchley.

The victory came with a four-try bonus point, which could yet prove vital as Finchley stayed four points clear of Old Merchant Taylors’ who also won.

In the division above, Hampstead picked up a 42-18 win over Hammersmith & Fulham but remain third after both Old Haberdashers and HAC got narrow successes, 29-22 against Belsize Park and 20-18 against Harrow respectively.

Old Steetonians stayed top of Herts Middlesex One with a convincing 60-17 win over UCSOB.

That defeat dropped UCS to the foot of the table and the one relegation spot after Wasps FC got a losing bonus point at Barnet Elizabethans.

Hendon fell to a 29-7 loss to Royston.

And in Herts Middlesex Two there was a 47-29 defeat for Haringey Rhinos at home to Watford.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Kilburn Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Kilburn Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Kilburn Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Latest Kilburn & Brent Sports News

10:30

Hendon let a two-goal lead slip as they were denied victory by a late Marketmen goal at Bloomfields on Saturday.

08:08

Stones produced a highly disciplined defensive and counter attacking performance, with new signings and debutants Marcus Johnson-Schuster and Ian Gayle putting in great shifts and keeper Jon North making some outstanding stops.

Yesterday, 19:32

Rs dropped points in Championship for first time in 2018 with 3-0 loss to Boro

Yesterday, 16:53

Sky Bet Championship: Queens Park Rangers 0 Middlesbrough 3 (Ayala 24, Friend 34, Traore 85)

Fri, 16:00

Rs yet to drop points in the league in 2018

Fri, 10:00

Stones buoyed by two cups wins this past week

Fri, 09:30

Archant London reporters sat down to chat about all the latest transfer news and gossip across north London.

Fri, 09:00

In an article from our ‘Year In Sport’ pullout, the next 12 months for Eddie Jones’ men are previewed

PROMOTED CONTENT

Brent Clinical Commissioning Group has announced changes to the community’s cardiology service.

If you have been looking for laser hair removal, beauty salon treatments, or skin care services you may be confused and overwhelmed with so much information out there and so many clinics and salons promising miraculous results.

Louise McGowan, who started as headmistress of Convent of Jesus and Mary Language College in September, speaks to education editor James Scott about life at the school.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read Kilburn sport

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Brent & Kilburn Times
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now