Lymm Eagles 40 Old Bedians 15

LYMM Rugby Club's third string progressed to the third round of their league's Robinsons Brewery Bowl.

Fielding a team of players who spanned in age from 20 to 48, the age, experience and youth combination eventually took its toll on a lively Bedians team which never gave up.

Former first teamer Andy Rowley returned and scored three tries.

Lymm will meet Anselmians seconds at home in the next round on February 2.

Lymm: Keith Broadbent, Rob Makin, James Sherlock, Adam Halford, Aldin Zilic, Craig Capewell, Paul Maguire, Jordan Widdrington, Martin Henderson, Jack Harper, Andy Rowley, Gav Woods, Kieran Williams, Jorge Reynolds, Martin Bower, Peter Millachip.

n FIVE of the Lymm team have played continuously for the club for 25 years or more.

They are Keith Broadbent, Martin Henderson, Paul Maguire, Martin Bower and Peter Millachip.

Broadbent and Maguire have also starred in the Lymm RFC Panto for the last 25 years, which raises much needed funds for the club.

More than £25,000 will be raised from this year's Sin der Rella pantomime.