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Glamorgan Gazette - - Rugby Union -

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

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