Cornish Rebels beat Devon Sharks in dramatic South West Cup final

Cornish Rebels
Cornish Rebels are the only rugby league team in Cornwall

Cornish Rebels won a dramatic South West Cup final as they beat Devon Sharks 28-26 at Polson Bridge.

Sharks missed a late conversion to take the game into extra time after Marcus Phillips' try.

Rebels led 16-12 at half-time as James Martin and Sharks prop John Ross both scored two tries before George Knowles went over for the Cornish side.

Decarlo Trerise, Peter Mabbott and Martyn Lawrance tries after the break edged Rebels to victory.

Second-half scores from Shek Sheriff, Ross and Phillips set up an enthralling finish, but it was not enough.

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