Fog men at Bingham Cup 2010 - Day 2


The second day of the three-day Bingham CupĀ® tournament was graced with ideal rugby weather of overcast clouds and cooler temperatures. The Fog remained formidable with three wins in four matches, achieving a perfect record in pool play by both the A and B sides — a first for Fog Rugby at Bingham.

SF Fog B Side 26 - New York Gotham Knights B Side 0

The Fog’s B side ended their pool play competition with precision rugby among the forward pack and back line amidst tough competition from the Gotham Knights B side. The victory resulted in a perfect pool play record of three wins, a first for the Fog’s ever-improving B side.

SF Fog A Side 14 - Los Angeles Rebellion 3

The Fog’s A side started their day against local rivals Los Angeles Rebellion, as both squads duked it out throughout the match. The Rebellion scored quickly with a penalty kick and the Fog answered back with a forward try to end the half and an additional try to seal the match.

Bowl/Shield Bracket
SF Fog 2nd Side 0 - Chicago Dragons 8

Facing upper tier competition for the first time in the tournament and little room for error, the Fog B side played their hearts out and never made it easy for Chicago, finally relenting to a very hard-fought try and penalty kick by the Dragons.

Cup/Plate Bracket
SF Fog 1st Side 56 - Dallas Diablos 0

The Fog A side continued its consistent execution and showcased its depth, as the forward pack continued to grind it out and the back line erupted for numerous breakaways against the Dallas Diablos.