Olney thumped and dumped out

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Olney’s run in the Midlands Division Intermediate Cup ended in comprehensive defeat at the hands of Banbury as they lost 52-0.

Banbury kicked off in wet conditions that proceeded to get worse throughout the match.

The visitors opened the scoring , after 13 minutes and didn’t look back.

Five minutes later, Banbury doubled the lead to make it 14-0.

Another try for the visitors came following Olney losing the ball, against the head, in their half. It was run in by the Banbury backline as they took a 19-0 lead.

And with two more tries run in before the break, they led 33-0 at half time.

There was more of the same in the second half as Banbury remained firmly in control.

Despite Olney’s desperate attempts to get a foothold in the game, but two more tries from Banbury put the game well out of their reach, and the 52-0 scoreline ensured they’d go through to the next round of the Cup.