KORFBALL: Phoenix rise to the test as Lions tamed

A determined fightback was not enough for Littleport Lions to win against Cambridge-based Phoenix on Friday night. Despite coming back from 10-3 down, time was always against Lions and they eventually went down 10-9. Lions II defeated Phoenix III 6-5 in

A determined fightback was not enough for Littleport Lions to win against Cambridge-based Phoenix on Friday night.

Despite coming back from 10-3 down, time was always against Lions and they eventually went down 10-9.

Lions II defeated Phoenix III 6-5 in the evening's second match. Strong performances came from under-16s Natasha Fox and Chris Brown. Brown scored twice as did Andrew Sills.

On Thursday, the third team won 10-3 away at Phoenix four.


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This extends their lead at the top of Cambridge and District Division Three to five points, they remain unbeaten through this season with only three games to play. A win in their next game will secure the league with two games still to play.

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