MAESTEG QUINS ....... 41 MAESTEG ...................... 3
QUINS wanted to maintain momentum in the opening weeks of the campaign.
Meanwhile, Maesteg wanted to open their account having lost a week previously.
Polar opposites in their styles of play, Maesteg were forced into an expansive game and ran from everywhere. Whereas the Quins were content to play it tighter, gaining field position and use the pack to its optimum, discomforting effect. The scrum was effective, plus the duo of Nathan Smith and Scott Williams put in a sublime displays.
Quins’ half-backs controlled the match magnificently. Their precision play with boot, ball in hand and also the scoring was exemplary.
Not that the Quins didn’t have any flair on show. On his home debut Rhodri Davies made