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GALLERY: Cornish Pirates Vs Bristol Rugby

Published on 02nd January 2013 by Tom Tainton

Action images from RFU Championship defeat

Bristol Rugby's six-match winning run ended at Mennaye Field on New Year's Day, as Cornish Pirates inflicted a comprehensive 32-17 defeat on Middleton's side.

Club Photographer John White was on hand to capture the action.


Jack Gadd attempts to round Pirates' Kieran Hallett during a scrappy opening period

Mariano Sambucetti braces himself for contact as Bristol look for a way into the game

Prop Kyle Traynor burrowed over for a second-half try as Bristol launch a fightback

Glen Townson tries to escape the attentions of former Bristol lock Darren Barry

Jason Hobson received a second half yellow card after an altercation with Alan Paver

Back rower Alafoti Faosiliva went close to scoring following a fifteen metre charge

Lock Ben Glynn tussles for possession as the game slipped away from the visitors