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Cornish Pirates 29 Bristol 31

Sunday September 10th
Greene King IPA Championship Rd 2
Mennaye Field Penzance

When David Lemi completed his hat-trick of tries in the Old Western National Corner - with only 7 minutes of second period ticked off – most sensible people would have concluded, that Bristol's afternoon in West Cornwall was a done deal.

The winger's skillful handling under pressure from opposite number, Alex O'Meara, provided a fitting completion to Ian Madigan's pinpoint crossfield kick. The Irish inernational fly half having also already slotted a penalty either side of the break to now extend the visitor's lead to twenty points.

The four try bonus point was in the bag and everything was looking rosy for the Championship's red hot promotion favourites. Nothing could deny Pat Lam's chaps a pleasant journey back up the M5 – and the luxury of looking forward to their next outing a week hence. Could it?

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