VIDEO: Scarborough 26-0 Blackburn highlights

Scarborough RUFC moved just 80 minutes away from a dream final at Twickenham after beating a previously rampaging Blackburn side at Silver Royd.

Tuesday, 17th March 2015, 9:57 am
Scarborough's Mikey Readman celebrates their huge National Cup quarter-final win against Blackburn

Lee Douglas’ men will now tackle Bridgnorth in the semi-final in a straight shoot-out for a place in the National Intermediate Cup final at Twickenham after a 26-0 win against the Lancastrians.

Two tries from Scarborough’s imperious Aussie Eamon Chapman and a try apiece from Mark Hopper and Paul Taylor saw Scarborough home, with the sturdy boot of Tom Harrison landing three conversions en route.

Andy Standing was on hand for The Scarborough News to capture some of the action from Scarborough’s win.

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Don’t miss Thursday’s paper for full coverage of Scarborough’s momentus victory with coach Lee Douglas’ column.

Scarborough's Mikey Readman celebrates their huge National Cup quarter-final win against Blackburn