Hornets crash out of the cup

PUBLISHED: 09:08 04 January 2013

Hornets  V  Wellington.

Hornets V Wellington.


Hornets were surprisingly beaten in the Somerset Cup by Wellington.

Hornets 3 pts

Wellington 6 pts

HORNETS were surprisingly beaten in the first round of the Renault Somerset Cup by Wellington.

On a boggy pitch, the visitors won the game with two penalties, one in each half.

Kirk Middlemiss levelled for Hornets late in the first half, but Wellington’s Mark Nicholls kicked his second penalty after the break to secure victory.

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