Twickenham fail to clinch league title in thriller at Parkfields

Twickenham fail to clinch league title in thriller at Parkfields

Decisive score: Old PRiorians celebrate their fourth try that clinched Saturday's encounter and secured a crucial bonus point to boot

Last gasp: Twickenham score a pushover try late in the day but it was not enough to secure the win and the London Division Two North West crown

Well played lads: Twickenham head coach Clive See concoles his team at the final whistle

Bulldozer: Twickenham's Michael Buck proved a handful for the Old Priorians defence but he could not inspire his side to the win

Leading the charge: Twickenham fly half Dom Brown makes a break with Michael Buck on his inside shoulder

First published in Sport Croydon Guardian: Photograph of the Author by , Sports editor

Twickenham suffered at the hands of bogey team Old Priorians for the fourth time in their past four encounters to concede the advantage in the London Division Two North West title race on Saturday.

League leaders Twickenham crashed 28-20 at home to their second-placed visitors, who will now win the league providing they collect two bonus point wins from their final two games.

Ealing-based Priorians, who have still to play mid-table HAC home and away this term, have lost just once all season and scored four tries at Parkfields to collect their 15th bonus point from 20 games thus far.

Head coach Clive See's Twickenham travel to league whipping boys London Nigerian for their final game this Saturday looking to collect maximum points in the hope Priorians slip up at least once in their two remaining games against HAC on April 12 and 26.

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