Bedford Blues fly-half Jake Sharp believes Saturday’s 36-20 defeat to Doncaster was down to ‘one side taking their chances and the other not.’
Bedford Blues scrum-half Peter White recognises the need to play ‘80 minutes rugby’ after a strong second-half performance on Saturday wasn’t enough to prevent a 36-20 defeat at Doncaster Knights.
With a tough game coming up against the Wasps Academy, the Bedford Blues Academy made wholesale changes for their home game against the Oxford University U21 XV.
Bedford Blues will be making the most of their squad when they travel north to face unbeaten Doncaster Knights in the British & Irish Cup at Castle Park on Saturday afternoon.
Bedford Blues fly-half Steffan Jones was left ‘extremely disappointed’ after his side lost 22-23 to Cross Keys on Saturday via a last minute try and conversion in the British and Irish Cup.
Bedford Blues have welcomed the decision of the British & Irish Cup organising committee to award them the result of the opening pool game against Cornish Pirates following a breach of the rules.
British & Irish Cup: Bedford 22 Cross Keys 23
Just one week on from their agonising British and Irish Cup opening round defeat against Cornish Pirates the Blues are looking to bounce straight back as they welcome Welsh Principality side Cross Keys to Goldington Road tomorrow afternoon for what is also the annual Ladies Day game.
Bedford Blues director of rugby Mike Rayer admitted he was ‘frustrated’ after his side let a lead slip in the final moments to go down 35-34 in their British and Irish Cup opener at Cornish Pirates.
Championship: Bedford 25 Jersey 20
Bedford return to Goldington Road to face Jersey this weekend following two trips on the road which was the Blues pick up their first victory of the season against Plymouth.
Bedford Blues backs coach Paul Larkin was thrilled with his side’s bonus point victory at Plymouth Albion on Saturday, writes Ryan Lewis.
Bedford Blues captain Nick Fenton-Wells was delighted with his side’s 31-22 victory at Plymouth Albion on Saturday.
Bedford Blues chairman Geoff Irvine has urged the club’s fans to show their true colours this season.