VIDEO: Under-tens set scene for Blues-EG rugby clash

IT was the perfect curtain-raiser for the big Sussex derby clash at Oaklands Park.

Before Chichester and East Grinstead did battle in an absorbing mud-splattered National three London south-east game, the clubs’ under-tens met on an adjacent pitch.

Full-blooded action from the under-tens' game   Picture by warwickpics.com

Full-blooded action from the under-tens' game Picture by warwickpics.com

It provided great entertainment and the home side edged it, winning by two tries to nil.

See our video of thre action above - and see Thursday’s Observer for a report and picture and, of course, full coverage of Chichester’s superb 23-6 win in the first XVs’ game.