GALLERY: March Bears 0 - 22 Cantabrigian II

March Bears v Cantabrigian II. Picture: Steve Williams.

March Bears v Cantabrigian II. Picture: Steve Williams. - Credit: Archant

March Bears’ lost 22-0 to Cantabrigian II in the Eastern Counties Greene King Division 2 West on Saturday.

The visitors raced into a 17-0 lead in the first half but, inspired by a stern half time team talk, the Bears proved much stiffer competition after the break.

However, a lapse in concentration meant Cantabrigian added the only try if the second half.

March Bears chairman Barry Feetham said: “The second half performance was much improved from the first half. The players lifted their game, contested every ball and ensured tackles stopped the opposition.

“There is lot to work on at training in key areas of the game, sharpening up on players concentration.

“More communication during the game is needed and the line outs need to be sorted.”

March Bears travel to Sawston, who have lost both their games this season, on Saturday.