Campion 25, Wymondham 23

Wymondham endured another heart -breaking end to a game when Campion snatched the win from the last kick of the match.

Results elsewhere left the Red and Blacks deep in trouble and looking for some strong performances in their last four matches to pull them away from the drop zone.

For once, Wymondham started on the front foot and, from the kick off, created an overlap on the right wing to register a try which was duly converted to give them a 7-0 lead.

Unfortunately, the lead lasted scant minutes before weak tackling in the centre allowed Campion to break through the Wymondham defence and level the scores.

Campion then went ahed with a penalty before Wymondham suffered yet another injury blow when centre Simo aggravated an old ankle injury and had to leave the field.

With five minutes left before the break, a hopeful kick from the Campion wing caused confusion and a gleeful home player pouched the ball and scampered over for a try under the posts to stretch the home advantage to seven points.

Things were to become even worse for Wymondham as their re-start kick failed to travel 10 metres and from the ensuing scrum, Campion spun the ball wide for yet another try making the score 22-7.

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At this point the away team rallied and when the home full-back knocked on a long kick the resulting scrum saw the ball shipped to the consistently excellent Tom Wilson who spotted a gap and drove through powerfully to score. In a bizarre moment, the ball blew off the kicking tee as Sims was running up to take the kick and, unable to replace it, he picked it up and aimed a drop kick for the posts. Sadly, in what turned out to be a pivotal moment, it sailed just wide.

On the stroke of half time, Wymondham were awarded another penalty and Sims landed it to leave the score 22-15 to Campion.

The momentum was now with the visitors and Sims converted another penalty before a lovely piece of interplay between Sims and Martin saw the former dive over. The try went unconverted but Wymondham now held a slender lead at 22-23.

It seemed that Wymondham would hold out when, in the dying minutes they went offside and a Campion penalty settled the issue.

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