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Kings Cross look to hit back at Barking

PUBLISHED: 10:00 05 October 2018

Action from the match between Kings Cross Steelers and Campion at the Memorial Ground (pic Tim Edwards)

Action from the match between Kings Cross Steelers and Campion at the Memorial Ground (pic Tim Edwards)

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Memorial Park club lost 29-20 at home to Campion last weekend

Kings Cross Steelers will bid to return to winning ways in London Three Essex on Saturday when they visit Barking.

Last weekend saw the Memorial Park club suffer a first defeat in three matches as they lost 29-20 at home to Campion.

It was a disappointing defeat for Steelers, who had hoped the fixture would yield a third straight league win.

Instead, Steelers must now regroup ahead of Saturday’s trip to Barking as they bid for a second away win of the season.

The Memorial Ground club will face a Barking side who were in the third tier of English rugby as recently as the 2011-12 season, but were relegated from London Two level last term.

On Saturday, Kings Cross and Barking will meet as equals in London Three Essex as both look to climb the table with another victory.

And Steelers will hope it is they who are toasting a third triumph of the campaign come Saturday evening.

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