Strabane pull off stirring comeback to overcome Cavan

Rugby

Ulster Championship Division 3 result: Strabane 19 v 13 Cavan

A stirring comeback from Strabane was enough to thwart a bright Cavan start on Saturday.

Cavan have not been in great form but they started well against Strabane.

After 12 minutes, it was 10 v 0 to the away side as Strabane conceded a series of penalties.

Strabane steadied the ship and clawed their back into the match with a penalty try to make the score Strabane 7 v 10 Cavan at half-time.

They pulled it back further in the second half, making it 12 v 13 with 15 minutes to go.

Strabane powered ahead and clinched victory with a 19 v 13 win.

Highland Radio’s rugby correspondent Alex McDonald delivered this match report on Saturday Sport to presenter Chris Ashmore…