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.
A superb team effort secured a bonus point victory for Bedford Blues as they beat Plymouth Albion 31-22 at Brickfields on Saturday.
Despite losing their opening three games of the Greene King IPA Championship season, Bedford Blues head down to Plymouth in buoyant mood following a greatly improved performance against league leaders London Scottish last weekend.
Bedford Blues have bolstered their ranks with the capture of Tongan international utility back Viliami Hakalo.
Bedford Blues forward coach Martin Hynes was delighted with the team’s character during Saturday’s 36-30 defeat to London Scottish in Richmond.
Bedford Blues have announced that this season’s Ladies Day will be held on Saturday, October 18 against Welsh side Cross Keys in the British and Irish Cup.
In a tough game against an RAF U23 side, the Bedford Blues Academy took a 14-10 half-time lead before scoring five second half tries to win 45-10.