Fakenham survive bruising encounter to maintain unbeaten record.
Fakenham came into this game expecting a tough encounter, Norwich Union being the only team to have put any significant points past them so far this season. The two teams play opposing styles of rugby, Norwich Union predominantly using a strong, well drilled pack against Fakenham, a side looking to use the pace and ability of their back line.
Norwich Union were the first team to score. Gathering the kick off and putting together a solid 10 minutes of phases using their bigger pack to run aggressively at Fakenham. Fakenham's defense was good and held out for a long period but eventually the pressure told and Norwich Union went 1 score up, 0-7.
Fakenham regrouped and almost immediately struck back, using their own pack to drag in the Norwich Union defense and allowing space for Jordii Walker to run into a gap and through to the line and Lloyd Marshall converted 7-7. The next score also went in Fakenham's favour very shortly after. This time Fakenham moved the ball through short quick