On Saturday 26th August 2017 at Sixways Stadium, Worcester Britball history was made. The Tamworth Phoenix, celebrating their ten year anniversary, saw off the heavily favoured London Blitz in a stunning 33-28 victory.
In front of a record breaking crowd and viewed by thousands online via live stream, the Phoenix came from behind in the fourth quarter to secure their first Britbowl Championship. You can watch the whole game below or the highlights here.
The victory also completed a perfect season for the ‘Nix – 12 wins, 0 losses.
Quarterback Patrick Daley took home the games MVP away and Ben Davies who scored a pick-6 to put the Phoenix in front won Defensive MVP.
The hard work doesn’t stop for the Phoenix organisation though with 3 under 17 taster sessions planned for Saturday 16th September, Saturday 23rd September and Saturday 30th September. All held at Atherstone Sports Hub, Ratcliffe Road, Atherstone, CV9 1LX 10.00am-12.00pm.