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Guernsey Raiders 30, Shelford 27

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AN OUTSTANDING first-half display at Footes Lane on Saturday boosted Guernsey’s chances of a top-five finish in National Three London & South-East.

Westcombe Park 25, Guernsey Raiders 26


YOUNG Matt Armstrong came off the replacements bench to complete a remarkable win for Guernsey Raiders who had trailed 17-0 to promotion-chasing Westcombe Park on Saturday.

Guernsey Ladies Rugby 33, New Ash Green 10

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CHRIS GRIFFITHS, the coach, got the five-try bonus point he called for and, thanks to an OK performance and the sanctuary of the King George V Field artificial surface, Guernsey Ladies collected the full set of NC South East South One points in their bid for a top-three finish.

Wimbledon 21, Guernsey Raiders 22


OWEN THOMAS converted a late penalty try from in front of the posts and Raiders sneaked a hard-earned win in National Three London and South East, a result which keeps alive their hopes of a top-four push.

Chichester 31, Guernsey Raiders 20


HEAVILY-DEPLETED Raiders dug deep to avert a disastrous scoreline and comfortably outscored the home side in the second period at Chichester.