RUGBY: Champions! More pictures from Rugby Lions’ Midlands Vase victory

Rugby Lions celebrate
Rugby Lions celebrate

Lions now just one win away from Twickenham. Pictures by Mike Baker.

Holders Rugby Lions were again champions in the RFU Midlands Junior Vase on Saturday, with a 23-15 victory over Shropshire visitors Cleobury Mortimer at Webb Ellis Road.

Supporters at the the final on Saturday

Supporters at the the final on Saturday

Lions have another home draw in the national semi-finals, against Yorkshire side Northallerton on April 4. The winner of that game will play at Twickenham on Sunday, May 3.

Read player/coach Rob Dignum’s view of the game in today’s Rugby Advertiser

Sam James in action in Saturday's final

Sam James in action in Saturday's final

Rob Dignum

Rob Dignum

Gaz Bott

Gaz Bott

Ash Williams and (left) Robert Walton

Ash Williams and (left) Robert Walton

Adam Attenborough

Adam Attenborough

Lions captain Chris King and Steve King

Lions captain Chris King and Steve King

Robert Walton with Rob Dignum in support

Robert Walton with Rob Dignum in support

Ben Husthwaite with Sunny Dhindsa in support

Ben Husthwaite with Sunny Dhindsa in support