Ci-dessous tu trouveras les photos que Colin, ancien entraîneur du GHA RFC, a prises durant le match contre les Gazelles. Lire la suite
Des Esquiches méconnaissables
Qui l’eut cru ?! Un jeu lié, des essais, des passes en veux tu en voilà, la matinée fût belle! Serait-ce le renouveau des Esquiches ?!
Samedi dernier, pour cette triangulaire Fadas, Rascasses Esquiche Coudes, la matinée était douce, digne d’un été indien et lumineuse de par le jeu esquichien.
With the pitch a little smaller and the rules slightly amended to accommodate the 12 players per side entering the arena to battle the day away.
The elbows prepared for the fray. Warming up bravely and excited to show off the pace of our speedy back line, and the brawn of our ever present, resolute and dominant forward play.
With the acreage, being severely reduced, the play was close and unattractive to boot.
The elbows held firm with hearts beating strong as we held the overall tournament winners Lunel, to a 2-2 draw in the first game of the day. With fresh blood pumping through the veins of our back line players and the old faithfuls holding strong in the pack, it was a heart warming and novel experience to start so strong. Our patient speedsters waited for their moment to attack, and so they did in fine form, piercing the line of the opposition with beautiful running, ball handling skills, and defence. Starting in such fine form, with a song in our hearts, we were all very excited about the days fortunes that lay ahead.