Deeping won an enthralling Cup tie v Long Buckby by sticking to their game plan. Long Buckby scored first and then an injury to Deepings winger Ryan Forcucci required an ambulance so the match was moved to another pitch. On the restart Deeping took control scoring four trys to lead 20-5 at the break.
A determined Buckby struck first in the second half but Deeping replied immediately. A yellow card reduced Deeping to 14 and Buckby narrowed the gap to 25 - 17 with 10 minutes left. Determined Deeping defence kept Buckby at bay and in the final play of the game Beck McCarthy crossed and then conveted to make the final score 32-17.
Alfie Berridge won Man of the Match for a great back row performance and it was confirmed later that Ryan's injuries were not severe and he will make a full recovery.
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Team selection has not been published for this fixture yet.