Bedford Blues Academy vs London Scottish
The Blues Academy made a useful start to the new season with a pre-season training game against London Scottish.
With a host of new players on show the Blues went into an early lead with two penalties from fly half Dan Lewis. Scottish narrowed the gap to 6pts – 3, with a penalty, before Bedford sealed the win with tries from centre George Elliott, converted by Lewis; centre Mike Philips, which he converted himself; and prop Will Dyer.
Bedford: Josh Pieterse, Jake Ashton, Will Dyer, Matt Norfolk-Clarke, Ben Patterson, Reece Lane, Nick Pritchard, Kennet O’Neill (capt); Kieran Duffin, Dan Lewis; Luke Hibberd, Charlie Esam, Geore Elliott, George Adams, Freddie Henley-Hunter; ughes-randHughes-BraSubs: Josh Taylor, Kieran Frost, Barcley West, Dan Martin, Charlie Reed, Billy Burrell, Cameron Gregory-Ring, Michael Philips, Josh Spearing, Luke Stanbridge, Max Titchener