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W34823H13''Worthing Raiders v Cornish Pirates action from the games
W34823H13''Worthing Raiders v Cornish Pirates action from the games

WORTHING Raiders Rugby Club kick-off their National 1 campaign away to Wharfedale on Saturday.

The Roundstone Lane club’s long-awaited debut in the third tier of English rugby will see them playing at the highest-ever level any club in Sussex has ever played.

Raiders face a 600-mile round trip to the Yorkshire Dales-based side who are the joint-longest members of National 1.

In this week’s paper, we have two big previews to the match with Raiders head coach Kieron Dawson and team manager David Hinchliffe.

The county’s eyes will be on Raiders on Saturday and for live updates from the match follow our Twitter feed - @Worthing_Sport

Keep your eyes on our website as well for match report and reaction after the final whistle.