Sunday 08 February 2015, The Bay, k.o. 15:00Match Preview
NOTTINGHAM Rugby breathed new life into their British
and Irish Cup campaign with victory over Melrose at Meadow Lane on
Friday night (December 7).
AGENT 99: David
Jackson is one try short of a ton after his first-half effort
against Melrose at Meadow Lane. PIC: Steve
A repeat performance for Nottingham in the return tie against
the two-time defending Scottish Premiership champions at the
Greenyards this weekend (Saturday, December 15) will keep hopes of
going on a Cup run alive heading into the New Year.
The Green and Whites have it all to do to progress to the second
stage of the cross-border competition with Doncaster and Welsh
Principality Premiership side Llandovery sitting equal top of the
group on 10 points.
Nottingham are within striking distance of the pacesetters, four
points adrift in third place with three Pool 8 games still to
The trip looms as another milestone moment in David Jackson's
career, with the trip centurion touching down for his
99th career try in last week's comprehensive 54-24