Burnley & Pendle lose close fought derby

Burnley and Pendle Rugby team
Burnley and Pendle Rugby team
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A well contested match saw West Craven Warriors run out 32-28 winners over Burnley & Pendle.

West Craven started the game well using their experience and by half-time held a commanding 32-4 lead.

The second half was a totally different ball game though with Burnley & Pendle taking the game to the home side.

The Warriors’ defence managed to just hold on, giving them a four-point victory in a game which was a credit to both sides.