M5 v Marden Russets – 6th October 2018

Marden 5th X1 – 3
Old Bordenian 5th X1 – 1
OBHC men’s 5ths made the journey to Marden for their second game of the season, The visitors started the game on the front foot but they could not convert their early pressure, and as the home side grew into the game, it was they who took the lead midway through the first half from a short corner. With no further scoring from either side, Marden went in to the half-time break with a 1-0 advantage. The second half started with Marden having the better of the exchanges and putting the OBHC defence under increasing pressure. This pressure eventually saw the home side increase their lead to 3-0, converting from two short corners. The visitors rallied and got themselves on the scoresheet, thanks to Dave Crompton converting a short corner. This concluded the scoring and saw Marden complete a 3-1 win.

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