Ngel Owen
Posted by: rainbow (IP Logged)
Date: 06 December, 2018 15:00

a classic just overheard him on the Varsity broadcast "no need to call me sir i'm from West Wales".

Re: Ngel Owen
Posted by: P G Tips (IP Logged)
Date: 06 December, 2018 16:26

I heard that too rainbow-good on him!

A couple of interesting points from a Bath p.o.v.:

Cambridge Captain Nick Koster formerly (albeit briefly) of this parish.

Both scrum halves box-kicked better than ours have lately -and their team mates, for the most part, followed up well.

PG

Re: Ngel Owen
Posted by: johnnyf (IP Logged)
Date: 06 December, 2018 19:22

Yes, some pretty impressive performances there from those "inexperienced" young players.
Their basics skills were in good shape.

Re: Ngel Owen
Posted by: P G Tips (IP Logged)
Date: 06 December, 2018 20:28

Agreed johnny

Big names aside, I thought the spoiling and driving of the Cambridge back row in the first half particularly impressive. The determination of Oxford's wings to score, Miller's bursts and the flawless goal kicking of the two fly halves (none of those conversions was easy) lit up the second half. Their tactical kicking was pretty sound too and Oxford worked their overlaps well.

A step up from the past 3/4 years.

PG

Re: Ngel Owen
Posted by: shipwrecked (IP Logged)
Date: 06 December, 2018 20:55

The Oxford 15 was pretty impressive too!



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Re: Ngel Owen
Posted by: P G Tips (IP Logged)
Date: 07 December, 2018 07:45

He was sw- but I had him down as one of the "big names".


PG

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