Derby day downer

A second half turnaround dashed Dalziel Rugby Club 1st XV’s hopes of derby glory as visitors Hamilton won 30-10 on Saturday.

James Baxendale’s try after fine running by the backs and two Andy Donnachie penalties had Dalziel 10-0 up at a half time in this RBS Championship A encounter.

Dalziel 1st XV v Hamilton

Dalziel 1st XV v Hamilton

But Hamiton hit back after the break, scoring four tries to run out convincing winners.

Dalziel, still seeking their first league win, travel to face Greenock this Saturday.