Montpellier upset Worcester Warriors

Montpellier upset Worcester Warriors 8-3 at Stade Yves du Manoir, Montpell, Montpellier in the European Challenge Cup on Friday evening.


Worcester went out to a 0-3 lead in the first half and held on to the lead for half time.


Montpellier however scored the only try of the match and although the conversion was missed they added a penalty but Worcester could not add to their first half points tally.

Worcester had three players sent to the sin bin but were already out of the running in Pool Two.

Final Score Montpellier 8 (0) Worcester Warriors 3 (3) 


Tries – Giraud
Pen – Schutte
Con –
Drop –

Worcester Warriors
Tries –
Pen – Jones
Con –
Drop –

Referee: Neil Paterson


Montpellier: J Alcalde, S Max, O Smith, G Rees, A Pratmarty, J Schutte, M Castell, O Tissot, F Rofes, J Figallo, A Campbell, D Hancke, G Chkhaidze, J Vallée [capt], M Giraud

Replacements: B Douglas, N Leleimalefaga, K Kervarec, J Caudullo, S Matadigo, A Tomas, T Brana, R Solana

Worcester Warriors: C Pennell, M Garvey, D Rasmussen, G King, R Gear, M Jones, R Powell, M Mullan, C Fortey [capt], O Sourgens, K Kitchener, W Bowley, T Wood, J Collins, M Cox

Replacements: J Page, A Black, J Gilding, D Lyons, J Abbott, J Arr, J Carlisle, W Walker

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