AS IT HAPPENED - Basingstoke RFC 13 Havant 11 Basingstoke win Hampshire Cup (From Basingstoke Gazette)
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AS IT HAPPENED - Basingstoke RFC 13 Havant 11 Basingstoke win Hampshire Cup
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- Score - Basingstoke 13 Havant 11
- Havant twice take the lead from the boot of Joel Knight, only for Ryan Trevaskis to level things at 6-6 at half-time.
- With no scoring in the second-half the game is decided in extra-time.
- Jay Wilkins scores a try for Havant in the first period.
- Stoke win the game thanks to a converted try from Chris Kiernan which Ryan Trevaskis converts.
Video reaction from James Croker
The referee blows there is a big roar and it is all over and Stoke have won the Hampshire Cup.
Ryan Trevaskis kicks a penalty just wide.
Stoke 13 Havant 11 - Ryan Trevaskis (96 mins)
Stoke 11 Havant 11 - Chris Kiernan. (95 mins)
Rolling maul Kiernan goes over to score.
Havant kick-off the second period of extra time
Stoke 6 Havant 11
Half-time of extra time and Stoke have 10 minutes to win this game and now have the wind advantage.
A charged down kick by And Hore and Stoke are unable to ground the ball for a try.
Stoke 6 Havant 11 - Jay Wilkins (86 mins)
Wilkins down the right touchline and scores. knight misses the penalty.
Joel Knight misses a penalty kick from 25 metres out.
Havant have a break, but Dampies makes the tackle as the last man.
Stoke kick-off extra time
Stoke 6 Havant 6
Stoke dominated and looked the better team.
It will now be decided by 10 minutes each way of extra time.
Now into injury time
Joel Knight with a 50 metres kick is wide of the posts with five minutes left.
With 12 minutes left one score looks set to win this game and at the moment it hard to see where it is going to come from. A real battle.
Over an hour gone now and Havant kick the ball out of their half, but Stoke bring the ball back.
Plenty more phrases for Stoke, but Havant keep stopping them.
Still Stoke trying to find a way through good defending from Havant.
Stoke stopped five metres out after some good phrases.
Stoke start the better as Havant find it tough to get out of their half.
Stoke kick-off and Havant now have the wind advantage.
Half-time Stoke 6 Havant 6
Even opening 40 minutes and it is all to play for in the second half.
The wet conditions are now making it a scrappy affair.
Ryan Trevaskis with a penalty from 30 metres out hits the post.
Davis makes a break for Stoke and they have some good pressure.
Good pressure by Havant as the rain comes down, but Stoke clear the danger.
A try saving tackle from Gavin Dampies stops Sam Berridge scoring in the corner. From the line-out Stoke clear the danger.
Stoke 6 Havant 6 - Ryan Trevaskis (13 mins)
A kick wide on the left and straight through the posts.
Stoke 3 Havant 6 - Joel Knight (10 mins)
Knight in front of posts.
Havant are stopped by the posts, but Ryan Davis is yellow carded.
Stoke 3 Havant 3 - Ryan Trevaskis (6 mins)
Trevaskis with the wind kicks over from wide on the right from 35 metres.
Stoke 0 Havant 3 - Joel Knight (3 mins)
Good set of phrases set up an easy kick.
Havant kick-off towards the hockey club
At the moment it is nice sunny with a brisk wind as the crowd wait for the teams
Both teams will be keen to win today so as to put down a marker for next season when they face each other in London One.
Team news Basingstoke have Ben O'Shea comes in at number six and Gareth Kelly wears 14. The only two changes.
Welcome to this afternoon's Hampshire Cup final between Basingstoke RFC and Havant.
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