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Jimmy Walker Memorial Match: Pontycymer R.F.C. 24 - Llangeinor A.F.C 24
Now in its 17th year, the annual Boxing Day Jimmy Walker memorial match, between Pontycymer Rugby Club and Llangeinor Football Club, proved to be another Christmas cracker.
The game is played in memory of Jimmy Walker-Halstead, who became a Llangeinor F. C. stalwart, not only on the field but off the field as well when for many years he was involved in the day to day running of the club.
Before he turned to football, a teenage Jimmy played a few times for Pontycymer rugby.
The match this year lived up to its big billing, with a fantastically entertaining game. Points on the days for Llangeinor came from tries by Josh Tame, Jake Lewis, Kai Lewis, and Lee Abraham, with Jake Lewis and Brian Tame firing over a conversion each.
Eye catching displays for the visitors came from Colin ‘Chow’ Lewis, Nathan Hawkins,